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PCS Out 2020: Tax offices need to be cleared before you depart

PCS Out 2020: Tax offices need to be cleared before you depart

Be sure to properly clear the VAT/UTAP office during PCS.

April 15, 2020 ×
PCS Out 2020: Navigating your PCS with EFMP

PCS Out 2020: Navigating your PCS with EFMP

Moving is an integral part of military life. But when a family has a child or family member with special needs, it can be even more complicated.

April 14, 2020 ×
PCS Out 2020: Clear your vehicle before you try to ship it

PCS Out 2020: Clear your vehicle before you try to ship it

There are a number of steps that must be taken to properly clear vehicle registration.

April 14, 2020 ×
PCSing with your 4-legged family members

PCSing with your 4-legged family members

It’s PCS season, and one of the most common phone calls the vet clinic receives during this time of year is from folks who are getting ready to return to the U.S. and want to know how to take their pet with them.

April 14, 2020 ×
Service to the Armed Forces, Keeping Pace with the Changing Military

Service to the Armed Forces, Keeping Pace with the Changing Military

The American Red Cross links members of the U.S. Armed Forces with their families during a crisis.

April 13, 2020 ×
PCS Out 2020: On or off post, get ready to clear housing

PCS Out 2020: On or off post, get ready to clear housing

Here are some helpful tips from the USAG Stuttgart Housing Office to make your departure easier.

April 13, 2020 ×
PCS Out 2020: ACS can assist with cancelling German services, contracts during PCS

PCS Out 2020: ACS can assist with cancelling German services, contracts during PCS

ACS Translation Services can assist with contacting businesses and working with you to create termination letters.

April 13, 2020 ×
PCS Out 2020: Helpful reminders, phone numbers and links for PCS

PCS Out 2020: Helpful reminders, phone numbers and links for PCS

Here’s a handy compilation of phone numbers and web links to help you get through PCS out-processing.

April 10, 2020 ×
Stuttgart High School art students honor single and unaccompanied soldiers by adopting the Military Police dormitory to show gratitude for service, May 16, 2016. Photo provided by Stuttgart High School.

PCS Out 2020: Here’s what you need to do when you PCS

Service members and civilians must clear the Stuttgart military community through the CPF prior to departing.

April 10, 2020 ×
PCSing in the time of COVID-19

PCSing in the time of COVID-19

PCS season annually begins in late March, although in 2020 it’s off to a slower start to flatten the curve of COVID-19.

April 10, 2020 ×
Many Gold Star families call Stuttgart home

Many Gold Star families call Stuttgart home

There are more than 50 Gold Star families within the Stuttgart military community, but only a few use the services provided, such as financial counseling or the coordination of benefits. 

March 11, 2020 ×
A taste of bubbles & burgers

A taste of bubbles & burgers

Thirsty for a taste of Germany and hungry for an American burger? Then check this out.

March 8, 2020 ×
The USACAT compete at the 2020 Culinary Olympics at the Stuttgart Messe.

PHOTOS: The U.S. Army Culinary Arts Team (USACAT) competes at the IKA 2020 Culinary Olympics

USACAT competes at the Culinary Olympics

February 18, 2020 ×
United Kingdom military chef Andrew Durham chops some tomatoes on Feb 13 at the Swabian Special event center. He was practicing with the rest of the U.K. Culinary Arts Team. (Photo credit: U.S. Army Private First Class Logan Ludwig, AFN Stuttgart.)

British military prep for culinary showdown

Military chefs from the United Kingdom prep for Culinary Olympics at the Swabian Special event center at Patch Barracks (Photo by Pfc. Logan Ludwig, AFN Stuttgart)

February 13, 2020 ×
Rest, take time out for the things that keep you sharp

Rest, take time out for the things that keep you sharp

There is a real danger in humans doing nothing but work and not taking time for rest, recreation and restoration. 

February 13, 2020 ×