Archive for October, 2018

Pumpkin 5k and Harvest Fest heats up Patch on a cold fall day

Pumpkin 5k and Harvest Fest heats up Patch on a cold fall day

A bitterly cold Saturday morning didn’t dissuade costumed runners, walkers, babies in strollers and a half-dozen dogs from the Great Pumpkin 5k, or the garrison’s annual Harvest Festival, Oct. 27.

October 30, 2018 ×
Not-so-spooky tips for safe trick-or-treating

Not-so-spooky tips for safe trick-or-treating

Stay safe this Halloween with tips from the USAG Stuttgart Directorate of Emergency Services.

October 29, 2018 ×
Energy Action Month: Stop waste and use energy wisely

Energy Action Month: Stop waste and use energy wisely

The Army is working hard to secure critical missions on our installations by providing necessary energy and water.

October 24, 2018 ×
Stuttgart smokes competition during Oktoberfest Boxing Championship

Stuttgart smokes competition during Oktoberfest Boxing Championship

The Stuttgart boxing team defended its title as the top military boxing team in Europe after hosting and capturing first place.

October 23, 2018 ×
Regional Health Command Europe provides high quality health care for active duty service members and their families and ensures Soldiers are medically-ready to support their mission. Photo by Stacy M Sanning, Regional Health Command Europe

RHCE defines MTF priorities of care

Regional Health Command Europe provides high quality health care for active duty service members and their families, and ensures service members are medically-ready to support their mission.

October 23, 2018 ×
American Red Cross Staff and volunteers huddle for warmth between customers while adjacent Polish pottery samples move briskly.

Red Cross/ASBP blood drive coming to Patch and Panzer

The Armed Services Blood Program and the American Red Cross–Stuttgart Station are teaming up again for another Stuttgart military community blood drive, Oct. 23, in the Patch Community Center, 10 a.m.–6 p.m., and Oct. 24 in the Panzer Fitness Center, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

October 19, 2018 ×
Tyler Maddox and his dad, Maj. Scott Maddox , walk the tightrope as part of the family resiliency training. Photos by Joe Holder, USAG Stuttgart School Liaison Officer

R2 returns, family style

Real life resilience was experienced by 13 youths and their parents by climbing, crossing and zip-lining together between trees at a forest ropes course, Sept. 18.

October 15, 2018 ×
Garrison celebrates Hispanic Heritage

Garrison celebrates Hispanic Heritage

The USAG Stuttgart and AFRICOM EOs joined to bring the community a Hispanic Heritage Month observance at the Panzer Exchange, Oct.13.

October 15, 2018 ×
The little Bulldogs of RBES.

‘Bulldog Buddies’ lend a helping hand at RBES

The RBES PTSA started a program called “Bulldog Buddies.”

October 10, 2018 ×
Learn, don’t burn, during Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 7-13

Learn, don’t burn, during Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 7-13

Fire Prevention Week this year is Oct. 7-13; it’s a good time to go over the fire safety plan in your home and office,”

October 10, 2018 ×
Soldier inducted into Navy Chief’s Mess

Soldier inducted into Navy Chief’s Mess

Here’s something you don’t see every day: An Army master sergeant being accepted into the Navy Chief’s Mess.

October 9, 2018 ×
Kelley Barracks’ secret gardener revealed

Kelley Barracks’ secret gardener revealed

You may have passed an incredible little garden outside of Bldg. 3313, Kelley Barracks, the work of a Stuttgart military community member.

October 9, 2018 ×
A U.S. Sailor and German soldier come together for a photo at the 43rd annual Soldiers' Fest at the Cannstatter Volksfest.

Photo by Bardia Khajenoori, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Service members enjoy Soldier’s Fest with U.S., NATO counterparts

Volksfest isn’t complete without Soldiers’ Fest, a 43-year-old tradition bringing together U.S., German, and other troops for their own day of celebration.

October 3, 2018 ×
PES Principal Beverly Erdmann welcomes students to the first day of the 2018-2019 school year. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart

Patch Elementary one of three DoDEA 2018 National Blue Ribbon schools

Patch Elementary School was one of three DoDEA schools recognized as a 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools, Oct 1.

October 2, 2018 ×
Uniting beyond Stuttgart during DAZ ‘American Days’

Uniting beyond Stuttgart during DAZ ‘American Days’

The Deutsch-Amerikanisches Zentrum (German-American Center) James-F.-Byrnes Institut Stuttgart will host its “American Days,” Oct. 16-28.

October 1, 2018 ×