Announcements

Army sexual assault victims now entitled to their own lawyers

Army sexual assault victims now entitled to their own lawyers

By C. Todd Lopez
Army News Service

Victims of sexual assault now have the option to have legal representation following a sexual assault.

November 14, 2013 ×
TSP contributions: last opportunity to make changes for 2013 is during pay period of Nov. 17-30

TSP contributions: last opportunity to make changes for 2013 is during pay period of Nov. 17-30

USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

Department of Defense civilian employees who want to maximize their Thrift Savings Plan contributions this year should review their most recent LES to make sure they are on track to do so.

November 5, 2013 ×
Paying German traffic tickets

Paying German traffic tickets

Frequently asked questions on paying German traffic tickets (Administrative Fines or Bussgeldbescheid in German).

October 30, 2013 ×
AFRICOM J5 celebrates Halloween with treats, no tricks

AFRICOM J5 celebrates Halloween with treats, no tricks

Halloween at USAG Stuttgart.

October 30, 2013 ×
Marines honor fallen 30 years after Beirut bombing

Marines honor fallen 30 years after Beirut bombing

U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Europe and Africa Public Affairs Office

A rifle detail from Marine Corps Forces Europe and Marine Corps Forces Africa fire three volleys during the Oct. 23 memorial service at the Panzer Chapel. The Oct. 23, 1983, bombing in Beirut killed 241 U.S. service members and 58 French paratroopers.

October 28, 2013 ×
Ask a JAG: Do I need liability insurance in Germany

Ask a JAG: Do I need liability insurance in Germany

Most Germans have Haftpflichtversicherung (third-party private liability insurance).

October 25, 2013 ×
Photo courtesy Sports BW
Sgt. Robert Brown, a runner in the U.S. Army World Class Para-Athlete Program stationed at Chula Vista, Calif., struck gold in the men’s below knee amputee 100m and 200m during the 2013 CISM Open Integrated/Para Track and Field Championship in Warendorf, Germany.

U.S. athletes shine at CISM World Para-Track & Field Championships

Five U.S. military athletes, including three from the Army World Class Athlete Program, combined to win 10 gold and two silver medals Sept. 14-15 at the Conseil International du Sport Militaire’s 2013 World Para-Track and Field Championships.

October 16, 2013 ×
‘Big Hoss’ reenlists during on-air broadcast

‘Big Hoss’ reenlists during on-air broadcast

USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

In between tunes by Genesis and Soundgarden, Staff Sgt. Lucas Hoskins, the morning disc jockey for AFN Stuttgart, re-enlists for six years while on the air Oct. 9 in front of Command Sgt. Maj. Bernard Smalls, the USAG Stuttgart senior enlisted advisor, and colleague, Sgt. Dan Maffett.

October 15, 2013 ×
Army men win second consecutive  Armed Forces Softball crown

Army men win second consecutive Armed Forces Softball crown

Staff Sgt. Kenny Turlington went 5-for-5 with four home runs to lead All-Army to a 23-8 victory over All-Air Force in the gold-medal game of the 2013 Armed Forces Softball Championships on Sept. 19.

October 2, 2013 ×
Ask a JAG: Affordable Care Act and military families

Ask a JAG: Affordable Care Act and military families

Be aware of a few key points the ACA includes.

October 1, 2013 ×
Safety Corner: Tips for pedestrians

Safety Corner: Tips for pedestrians

There have been accidents resulting in serious injuries to pedestrians in the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart area.

September 18, 2013 ×
Photo by Ruslan Grumble/Shutterstock.com

Ask a JAG: What happens to a civilian accused of misconduct

If you have a legal question you would like to see answered in The Citizen, write “Ask a JAG” at ines.k.liefers2.ln@mail.mil.

September 4, 2013 ×
Brenda Law 
Runners pass the baton during the 400-meter relay, the first event of the third annual AFRICOM 
Olympics held Aug. 22 on Kelley Barracks. More than 1,600 people participated in the games.

AFRICOM wins big at third annual Olympics

Staff members and their families at U.S. Africa Command gathered to participate and cheer on each other as amateur Olympians competed in 22 different competitions during the third annual AFRICOM Olympics held at Kelley Barracks Aug. 22.

September 4, 2013 ×
Keeping Stuttgart’s air clean and breathable

Keeping Stuttgart’s air clean and breathable

Idling your vehicle truly gets you nowhere.

September 4, 2013 ×
Safety Corner: Child car seat safety tips

Safety Corner: Child car seat safety tips

All children under 13 years of age should be placed in the back seat of a vehicle.

September 4, 2013 ×