Archive for August, 2017

Lt. Lee-Anne LaFleur, a nurse with Labor and Delivery, Naval Hospital Pensacola, helps a new mother with breastfeeding her infant at the hospital, July 29. Breastfeeding provides countless benefits that continue throughout a child’s life. Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class James Stenberg, Naval Hospital Pensacola.

Experts recommend breastfeeding as best choice for mother & baby health

Suggestions passed on by military moms that have been successful, plus tips and healthy reasons for breastfeeding up to at least six months.

August 10, 2017 ×
Kelley Barracks Commissary awarded Best Small Commissary Overseas

Kelley Barracks Commissary awarded Best Small Commissary Overseas

Kelley Barracks Commissary was awarded the L. Mendel Rivers Award during a ceremony Aug. 9, 2017.

August 9, 2017 ×
Physical therapist makes swim  across frigid English Channel

Physical therapist makes swim across frigid English Channel

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of U.S. forces in Europe, 12 relay swimmers cross the English Channel.

August 9, 2017 ×
Europe Softball Championships 2017, August 4-6 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Photo courtesy of IMCOM

1-10 SFG wins 2017 IMCOM Europe Softball Championship

1-10 SFG and 554th MP Co. placed as top winners and MVP at the 2017 Europe Softball Championships in Kaiserslautern.

August 8, 2017 ×
Patch Library roofing project begins

Patch Library roofing project begins

A construction project to replace the roof on the Patch Library has begun and will continue until October.

August 7, 2017 ×
New DODEA Stuttgart community superintendent selected

New DODEA Stuttgart community superintendent selected

Mr. Joseph Malloy is DoDEA’s new East District’s Stuttgart Community Superintendent.

August 3, 2017 ×
Sixteen military and civilian leaders from 13 African countries met with officials to discuss U.S. military involvement on the African continent during a visit to the U.S. Africa Command in Stuttgart July 26. This field trip was part of the Program on Terrorism and Security Studies held at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. (Marshall Center photo by Christine June) (Photo Credit: Christine June)

Marshall Center African Students Meet with AFRICOM Program Designers

Leaders from 13 African countries visited U.S. Africa Command in Stuttgart in July.

August 2, 2017 ×
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AT Awareness: What to do in an active shooter incident

If you are ever faced with an active shooter incident, apply the “RUN – HIDE – FIGHT” principles.

August 2, 2017 ×
Chaplain Corps, Stuttgart RSO observe 242 years of service to Army

Chaplain Corps, Stuttgart RSO observe 242 years of service to Army

The garrison chaplaincy celebrated the 242nd anniversary U.S. Army Chaplain Corps with a luncheon, guest speakers and birthday cake, July 28, in the Panzer Chapel annex.

August 1, 2017 ×
Lactation Room Locations, Policy in Stuttgart

Lactation Room Locations, Policy in Stuttgart

Each working installation has public lactation rooms. View the policies and FAQ for breastfeeding mothers.

August 1, 2017 ×