Archive for September, 2017

Stuttgart Veterinary Clinic customer Lucy stops by to demonstrate how easy it is to get a free rabies shot on World Rabies Day, Sept. 28, 2017. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Community Vet Clinic offers free shots and more for World Rabies Day

The Stuttgart Veterinary Clinic on Panzer Kaserne is holding a clinic for all military community members with cats and dogs to receive rabies shots – and whatever other needs pet owners have – today, Sept. 28, in conjunction with World Rabies Day.

September 28, 2017 ×
Modern day Olympians compete at the AFRICOM games, Sept. 22, 2017. Photo courtesy AFRICOM Public Affairs

AFRICOM hosts 7th annual Olympics

Members assigned to U.S. Africa Command and their families gathered for the seventh annual AFRICOM Olympics, Sept. 22.

September 28, 2017 ×
MWR Photo

Stuttgart ACS launches 30 family team-building classes in October

Register for these free classes to learn more about the Army environment, explore self-development, leadership skills, and more.

September 26, 2017 ×
RBES parking lot right turn only to exit

RBES parking lot right turn only to exit

All drivers exiting RBES parking lot are to proceed right to the traffic circle to speed up exiting traffic.

September 25, 2017 ×
Stallion Shake 2017

Stallion Shake 17 tests first responders

Dozens of emergency vehicles and personnel converged on Patch Barracks Sept. 16 in response to simulated incidents that resulted in numerous injured and fatal casualties.

September 23, 2017 ×
Explore Germany’s tallest cathedral in Ulm

Explore Germany’s tallest cathedral in Ulm

A great trip is located just around the corner, in Ulm, where activities are endless as is the history.

September 21, 2017 ×
Do’s and Don’ts for school bus safety

Do’s and Don’ts for school bus safety

Stress good behavior on the bus – good behavior and safety go hand-in-hand.

September 19, 2017 ×
Guide to understanding FPCON levels

Guide to understanding FPCON levels

When are FPCON levels raised and how to stay informed.

September 18, 2017 ×
(From Left) John Leffler, commander, VFW Department of Europe and Joe Holder, junior vice commander, Department of Europe and post commander, VFW Post 10810 lay a wreath to recognize POW/MIA Day, Sept. 15, 2017 at the memorial on Patch Barracks. Photo courtesy of VFW Post 10810

VFW Post 10810 observes POW/MIA Day on Patch Barracks

There are nearly 83,000 Americans who remain missing and unaccounted-for going back to World War II.

September 18, 2017 ×
9/11 ceremony honors those who paid ultimate sacrifice during Overseas Contingency Operations

9/11 ceremony honors those who paid ultimate sacrifice during Overseas Contingency Operations

A Patriot Day ceremony was held at Washington Square on Patch Barracks to mark the 16th anniversary of  Sept. 11.

September 15, 2017 ×
Medical responders attend to simulated victims during Stallion Shake 2015. Photo by USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Patch Barracks set to ‘Stallion Shake’ things up, Sept. 16

The U.S. Army Garrison-Stuttgart is set to conduct its annual force protection exercise, Stallion Shake 2017, at Patch Barracks, Sept. 16.

September 15, 2017 ×
Photo Credit: Courtesy Photo
Service members, civilian and contractor employees, and family members across Europe are now able to sign up to receive emergency warnings and notifications through AtHoc, a mass-warning notification system that is available throughout all seven of the Army's enduring communities across Europe.

How to sign up for AtHoc emergency notifications, step by step

Service members and dependents can receive emergency alert notifications for USAG Stuttgart through AtHOC.

September 15, 2017 ×
Online ID card appointments extend to Patch Barracks office

Online ID card appointments extend to Patch Barracks office

Appointments can be made by both CAC and non-CAC card holders via the RAPIDS online system.

September 13, 2017 ×
French cities continue to adopt required environmental vignettes

French cities continue to adopt required environmental vignettes

Drivers heading to certain cities in France will need to obtain the Crit’Air vignette to avoid fines starting Nov. 1.

September 12, 2017 ×
Photo: C. Todd Lopez, U.S. Army

Army launches holistic health and fitness initiative

Currently one in 20 Soldiers fails the Army Physical Fitness Test annually and 13 percent of Soldiers are clinically obese,

September 12, 2017 ×