Archive for April, 2018

Military Child Monday: Military children can grow everywhere

Military Child Monday: Military children can grow everywhere

Enjoy essays and art from military youth every Monday!

April 30, 2018 ×
Get your car clean, ready for POV shipping

Get your car clean, ready for POV shipping

How to clean your vehicle for PCS inspection and shipping.

April 24, 2018 ×
DeCA turns 150.

Commissary expands private label organic products

Organic baby food has joined the commissary brand lineup, and starting in May, Full Circle Market will offer organic beans and chick peas.

April 24, 2018 ×
Europe/Africa CAC workshop participants: Ryan Stewart, Kristin James, Dennis Wahl, Christopher Edwards, Raul Martinez, Daniel Washington, James Morris, Ronald Macauley, Federica Le Mauk, Kerry Dauphinee', Edeltraud Hammer, Gus Norvel, Tawana Smith-Barriffe, Finnie Richardson, Tamela Hushen, Byron Wiley, Marcus Ufeanyui, Zane Frost, Alonza Royal, Synouane Phengphanh, Miguel Rosario, Mark Morton, Andrew Strouse. (Photo Credit: Courtesy photo)

USAG Stuttgart attends Europe/Africa Casualty Assistance Center workshop

The workshop introduced the newest casualty managers in Europe: Augustus Norvell, USAG Stuttgart.

April 24, 2018 ×
If you suspect you might have a sleep disorder or have many sleepless nights, seek assistance from your Primary Care Manager.

More hours of Sunlight may mean more difficulty falling asleep

To help you and your child adjust and get the sleep you both need set up a bedtime routine that helps prepare your bodies and minds for sleep.

April 24, 2018 ×
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Be aware of the dangers of electrical shock

Electrical injuries represent a serious workplace health and safety issue.

April 23, 2018 ×
Students learn about life through literature

Students learn about life through literature

A reading exhibition featuring selections from published stories, poems, folklore, history, essays, speeches and written biographies was held at Patch Middle School, April 13.

April 23, 2018 ×
Military Child Monday: What It Means to be a Military-Connected Child Essay

Military Child Monday: What It Means to be a Military-Connected Child Essay

Every Monday read and enjoy art and essays from the Stuttgart youth.

April 23, 2018 ×
Passport and SOFA office services temporarily limited

Passport and SOFA office services temporarily limited

The garrison Passport and SOFA office will have limited services  April 23 – May 4.

April 23, 2018 ×
Since palms don’t grow in central and northern Europe, instead of palm fronds, various locally available greenery such as box, yew, olive, birch, hazelnut, forsythia or willow twigs and branches are substituted and brought to church. Photo by Shutterstock.com.

USAG Stuttgart Religious Services Chapel Schedule

Catholic, Protestant and Jewish services available on-post.

April 23, 2018 ×
Garrison, Army and nation to observe Earth Day

Garrison, Army and nation to observe Earth Day

The Army joins the nation in celebrating Earth Day on April 22; locally, the USAG Stuttgart Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division will observe Earth Day with the garrison’s schools during the first week of May.

April 20, 2018 ×
Commissaries routinely recycle, divert waste, conserve resources

Commissaries routinely recycle, divert waste, conserve resources

Since 2005, commissaries have recycled or diverted almost 1.6 billion pounds of waste from landfills all around the world.

April 20, 2018 ×
USMC Sgt. Robert Lange records his reading of a book for a child with the United Through Reading program; once done, the book and the recording are free to be sent to the child. Photo by Shannon Speights, Stuttgart USO Center

USO offers new reading program

United Through Reading is perfect for those who know they are about to deploy or are here unaccompanied. Photo by Shannon Speights, Stuttgart USO Center

April 20, 2018 ×
Wow! What a game! Photo by Bardia Khajenoori, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Navy bowler strikes out in a good way

If the house average at Panzer Kaserne’s bowling alley has crept up in recent months, there’s a good chance the arrival of former All-Navy Bowling Team star Lt. Cmdr. Sandy Longworth has something to do with it.

April 20, 2018 ×
A U.S. Marines with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 252 holds his children after returning home from a deployment on Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., March 5, 2018. VMGR-252 returned home from an eight month deployment to Moron Air Base, Spain in support of the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force. Photo by Marine Corps Cpl. Koby I. Saunders

Children of service members grow up differently

This is the Month of the Military Child. Being a father of four, I can appreciate the sacrifices military children face.

April 19, 2018 ×