Announcements

Distracted driving is deadly

Distracted driving is deadly

Motor vehicle accidents involving a distracted driver kill thousands of people each year on roadways.

August 3, 2013 ×
Ask a JAG: Assets after death, needing a will

Ask a JAG: Assets after death, needing a will

Not everyone has a will upon their death, and that’s perfectly fine.

August 3, 2013 ×
Night noise affects well-being

Night noise affects well-being

Environmental noise can have negative effects on human health and well-being.

August 3, 2013 ×

IMCOM commander visits Stuttgart

Story & photo by Susan Grady
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Lt. Gen. Michael Ferriter, commander of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command and the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management, visited U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart June 26 during a five-day tour of Army installations in Germany.

August 2, 2013 ×
Man up: Take control of your health this month

Man up: Take control of your health this month

Did you know that June is Men’s Health Month? If you are a man, you have most likely seen a doctor out of necessity, but when confronted with specific questions about men’s health, you may have some shortcomings.

June 12, 2013 ×
Panthers end 12-year championship drought

Panthers end 12-year championship drought

The last time the Patch High School men’s basketball team won a European
championship, Panthers starting small forward John Robinson hadn’t even
started kindergarten.

March 6, 2013 ×
Wrestlers dominate sectionals

Wrestlers dominate sectionals

Patch High School senior Isaac McIlvene pins his opponent during the
Department of Defense Dependents Schools Eastern Sectional wresting
tournament held Feb. 9 in the PHS gym. McIlvene, undefeated for the
season, took first in the 126-pound class.

February 20, 2013 ×
Ask a JAG: Income tax returns

Ask a JAG: Income tax returns

Do you have a legal question you would like to see answered in a future edition of The Citizen? If so, contact “Ask a JAG.”

February 6, 2013 ×
Patch Panthers fighting for championship spots

Patch Panthers fighting for championship spots

Despite a disappointing loss against Wiesbaden in the semifinals last
year, the Patch High School football team has high hopes for bringing
home the 2012 Division I crown.

October 16, 2012 ×
Swimmer shares ‘humbling’  experience of Paralympic competition

Swimmer shares ‘humbling’ experience of Paralympic competition

The opportunity to compete in the 2012 Paralympic Games and to represent
the United States in front of huge crowds has been a humbling
experience, according to U.S. Paralympic swimmer Navy Lt. Bradley
Snyder. Snyder spoke during a news conference in London Sept. 5, two
days before the one-year anniversary of losing his sight in Afghanistan.

September 20, 2012 ×
Four things to do before a disaster strikes

Four things to do before a disaster strikes

Are you prepared?

September 20, 2012 ×
Online medical care option now at clinic

Online medical care option now at clinic

Technology is bringing back a version of patient-friendly, old-world medicine through the simple use of secure email.

September 20, 2012 ×
Bodybuilders serve up tips to success

Bodybuilders serve up tips to success

Thirty-four competitors flexed with poise during the fifth annual U.S.
Army Garrison Stuttgart European Bodybuilding and Figure Championship
Aug. 25, persuasively engaging one glistening deltoid at a time for an
appreciative sold-out audience. “A lot of people really admire the
hard work, dedication and discipline these performers put in the gym and
toward their bodies,” said Marie Smith, a dedicated crossfit athlete
who brought her young sons to watch the evening show at the Patch
Fitness Center.

September 6, 2012 ×
Vaccines aren’t forever … make sure your children are still protected

Vaccines aren’t forever … make sure your children are still protected

August has been designated as National Immunization and Influenza Vaccination Awareness Month.

August 23, 2012 ×
Enjoy summer in Stuttgart. Photo by Martin Stollberg

Avoid Lyme disease, tick-borne encephalitis

Lyme disease and tick-borne encephalitis are common to Germany and, in some areas such as Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria, are prevalent.

But all can be prevented with some simple precautions. 

May 17, 2012 ×