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A service member assigned to Special Operations Command Europe loads plates onto a squat bar as part of a scheduled workout program at the Patch Barracks gym, June 10, 2020. Physical fitness is a key element of POTFFs human performance program, which is designed to meet the physical needs of the SOF community. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Thomas Mort)

SOCEUR team focuses on preservation of force and family

Preservation of Force and Family program builds and implements a holistic approach to address the strain of a high-pace environment

August 4, 2020 ×
Chaplain Corps supports Soldiers, yesterday and today

Chaplain Corps supports Soldiers, yesterday and today

July 29 is the 245th birthday of the U.S. Army Chaplain Corps.

July 25, 2020 ×
Renting on the economy

Renting on the economy

A very general introduction into German landlord-tenant law.

July 24, 2020 ×
Finding community through volunteering

Finding community through volunteering

Melissa McDaniel found her place in the community while giving back to it by volunteering for the American Red Cross.

July 22, 2020 ×
Runners challenge each other amid COVID-19

Runners challenge each other amid COVID-19

Runners ran or walked five miles every four hours for 24 hours; totaling a 50 kilometer adventure.

July 20, 2020 ×
Local group marches to support babies

Local group marches to support babies

Members of Theta Theta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha recently held a four-mile virtual “March for Babies” fundraising walk.

July 17, 2020 ×
Middle school students dine on literary delights

Middle school students dine on literary delights

Over the last several years, the Department of Defense Education Activity has made a concerted effort to improve student literacy.

July 15, 2020 ×
A calm in the COVID storm offers pause for reflection

A calm in the COVID storm offers pause for reflection

“I’m glad I live here,” once just a nice slogan that we aspired to, has become our anchor.

July 3, 2020 ×
Annual USAG Stuttgart volunteer awards 

Annual USAG Stuttgart volunteer awards 

In 2019, 643 registered volunteers collectively logged 65,272 hours, which converts to $1,659,867 in labor saved for the garrison.

July 1, 2020 ×
Stuttgart Army veterinarian fills mission-critical roles

Stuttgart Army veterinarian fills mission-critical roles

Preventive Medicine and Veterinary Services work closely together under the umbrella of Public Health.

June 30, 2020 ×
Once a purchase is complete, the top copy of the form is returned to the VAT office; the buyer keeps the pink form. The office has a convenient drop off basket to avoid waiting in line. Photo by Kevin Abel, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Tax relief for USAG community members

Those who fall under SOFA are eligible for a variety of tax relief.

June 30, 2020 ×
Understanding your legal status under SOFA, Status of Forces Agreement

Understanding your legal status under SOFA, Status of Forces Agreement

Community members with legal questions can make an appointment with the Stuttgart Law Center.

June 28, 2020 ×
Lt. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty, Deputy Commander, United States European Command, speaks to a crowd at the June 19 "Equality For All" event at Patch Barracks. (Photo by Bardia Khajenoori, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs)

Community supports “Equality For All” event

Equality events, planned by garrison equal opportunity staff and the religious support office, offer community members a place for dialogue on discrimination.

June 24, 2020 ×
Rosie receives a health checkup from Dr. Jessie Bryant, a veterinarian at the Stuttgart Veterinary Treatment Facility.  Family pets moving abroad have health requirements to meet before departure. Work with your veterinarian to ensure they are ready to go. Photo by Kevin S. Abel, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Pet care in the Stuttgart military community

In addition to veterinary clinics, the Stuttgart area has a good selection of pet stores, boarding facilities, and dog groomers.

June 24, 2020 ×
Heathcare explained for incoming personnel

Heathcare explained for incoming personnel

Upon arrival in Stuttgart, Tricare beneficiaries need to complete a local enrollment as part of their healthcare in-processing.

June 23, 2020 ×