Archive for August, 2018

Incoming Patch MS form a circle as part of the orientation for 6th grade students, Aug. 24. For parents of school aged children, the Family Advocacy Program is also offering a “Parenting for Academic Success” class, 9–11 a.m., Sept. 4. This class offers positive discipline techniques and tips for supporting children through a successful school year, while providing an opportunity to meet and share experiences with other parents. Seats are limited and registration is required by Aug. 31 for this event.

Conquering Patch Middle School

Entering middle school can be a daunting transition for some students.

August 31, 2018 ×
New hours for Law Center

New hours for Law Center

The Stuttgart Law Center has amended its operating hours.  

August 29, 2018 ×
Stuttgart students begin 2018-2019 school year

Stuttgart students begin 2018-2019 school year

Enjoy this slideshow (and more to follow) about the first day of the new school year.

August 28, 2018 ×
Law Center closed over Labor Day Weekend

Law Center closed over Labor Day Weekend

Due to the training holiday, the Stuttgart Law Center will be closed Aug. 31 through Sept. 3 The Law Center will reopen at 9 a.m. on Sept. 4.

August 27, 2018 ×
The entire SES student body flows from their campus to their assembly area on Panzer Kaserne during a semi-annual school evacuation drill, April 12. Photo by Bardia Khajenoori, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

DES offers back to school safety tips

As the summer season comes to an end, it’s natural to think about the fast pace of back to school shopping and all of the things that comes with preparing our children for the new school year.

August 27, 2018 ×
Online appointments available on Citizen website

Online appointments available on Citizen website

Online appointments for garrison services can be made through the Citizen website in addition to the mobile app.

August 16, 2018 ×
Clockwise from front left, Kourtney Steagall, Anastasia Drivas, Kiersten Steagall and Alyssa Drivas find security flaws in Windows 7, Windows 10, and Ubuntu 14, while keeping computer functions such as email working. Team progress is recorded by a central CyberPatriot scoring system. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Local DoDEA educators selected for presidential awards for excellence in math and science teaching

Two Department of Defense Education Activity teachers in the Stuttgart military community, one at Robinson Barracks Elementary School and the other at Patch Middle School, will be honored with presidential awards for their excellence in teaching or mentoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

August 9, 2018 ×
The "Imagination Station" at Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School returns to Robinson Barracks

Vacation Bible School returned to Robinson Barracks this summer with a fun-filled five day program.

August 8, 2018 ×
Construction of solar panels for electricity generation is under way on Robinson Barracks

Construction of solar panels for electricity generation is under way on Robinson Barracks

In order to harvest the sunlight efficiently, state of the art solar panels were chosen. They increase the amount of electricity that can be generated on the available roof area.

August 8, 2018 ×
Ask a JAG: Hiring your own attorney

Ask a JAG: Hiring your own attorney

The Stuttgart Legal Center has a few tips to help you make the best of a bad situation.

August 7, 2018 ×
Stuttgart Tax Center closes after busy season

Stuttgart Tax Center closes after busy season

Of the two certainties in life, one of them at Kelley Barracks is done for the year as the Stuttgart Tax Center has closed after helping the military community file its 2017 taxes.

August 6, 2018 ×
How ready and resilient is your teen?

How ready and resilient is your teen?

Teens learn best through adult modeling, experiential learning opportunities and peer interaction.

August 6, 2018 ×
Fallen honored through annual ‘Run to Remember’

Fallen honored through annual ‘Run to Remember’

The Run to Remember, hosted by Stuttgart Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation in conjunction with the 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), took place July 14.

August 3, 2018 ×
Fifth-grader Gerald Wells, Joint Base Charleston Exchange  receives a $2,000 Exchange gift card as the grand prize winner in AAFES’s You Made the Grade Sweepstakes.

‘Hard Work Pays Off’ to the tune of $25K in Military Star’s Back-to-School Sweepstakes

Exchange and commissary shoppers can make their back-to-school shopping pay dividends with Military Star’s “Hard Work Pays Off” Sweepstakes.

August 3, 2018 ×
Volunteers from the Red Cross serve desserts, one of its frequent activities it does for the Stuttgart military community.   Photo by Holly DeCarlo-White

Red Cross events coming up this month

Here are the American Red Cross-Stuttgart Station events for the month of August. 

August 3, 2018 ×