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SHS Model UN students selected for PRAMUN Conference

SHS Model UN students selected for PRAMUN Conference

Stuttgart High School students debate on terrorism to select students to attend a conference in Prague.

October 20, 2017 ×
The salute to the U.S. flag display, built at the Patch Commissary by VFW Post 10810 in honor of Veteran's Day, will be in the store through Nov. 12. Photo by Holly DeCarlo-White

Stuttgart VFW honors veterans in saluting display

A figure of a Soldier saluting behind an American flag can be recognized at the entrance of the Patch Barracks Commissary through Nov. 12.

October 17, 2017 ×
The photo depicts a scoreboard announcing fine dust alert in Stuttgart at Heilbronner Strasse.  According to the city of Stuttgart, the fine dust season is now set between Oct. 15 and April 15, 2018. Photo courtesy of city of Stuttgart/LeifPiechowski.

Fine Dust Alerts: Fine dust season now set Oct 15 to April 15

Fine dust alerts are issued by the city when the “Deutscher Wetterdienst,” or German Weather Service, predicts lowered movement of air on two successive days.

October 13, 2017 ×
AED/CPR instructor to offer classes in Stuttgart

AED/CPR instructor to offer classes in Stuttgart

If you’ve never used an AED before, it has easy to follow graphics and the unit itself speaks to the user, providing step-by-step instructions. 

October 12, 2017 ×
Commissaries begin accepting Military Star cards by Nov 9

Commissaries begin accepting Military Star cards by Nov 9

The Exchange Credit Program is expanding acceptance of the Military Star card to Commissaries and branches around the world by Nov. 9.

October 11, 2017 ×
USAG Stuttgart fire trucks on the move. Photo courtesy of USAG Stuttgart  Fire Department

German, American firefighters exchange jobs in new program

In an exchange program that’s the first of its kind, firefighter Lt. Matthew Cagle, Fort Jackson Fire Department, spent two weeks in September training with the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart FD while a garrison local national firefighter went to South Carolina.

October 11, 2017 ×
SGT Susi Stuttgart Army Medical Clinic negotiates the Tarzan obstacle that test soldiers balance and strength and stamina in the Boeblingen training area Boeblingen, Germany, Sep. 28, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Martin Greeson)

52nd Signal Battalion Soldiers train on obstacle course

Soldiers from the 52nd Signal Battalion completed obstacle course training in the Local Training Area in Böblingen, Germany, Sep. 28.

October 10, 2017 ×
SHS graduate returns to Stuttgart as ‘Young American’

SHS graduate returns to Stuttgart as ‘Young American’

Parents can register youth to participate in The Young Americans workshop on Patch Barracks by Nov. 1.

October 10, 2017 ×
A bag of assorted coins is transformed into mostly paper money. Customers bring a receipt from the counting machine to the teller, who pays out the amount or, for Community Bank customers, deposits it into their account. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Community can now exchange its change

Following a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 21, the Community Bank in Bldg. 2915, Panzer Kaserne, now has two new coin counting machines to exchange U.S. or European Union coins into folding cash.

October 6, 2017 ×
Olympic athletes, including Team USA Olympic swimmers Kim Vandenberg and Rebecca Soni, visited Sindelfingen on Sunday, Sept 10, for a swim clinic to help Stuttgart Piranhas improve their swimming stokes.

Olympians train Piranhas

Team USA Olympic swimmers Kim Vandenberg and Rebecca Soni, visited Sindelfingen for a swim clinic to help Stuttgart Piranhas improve their swimming strokes.

October 5, 2017 ×
Michael Formica, director, IMCOM-Europe, addresses USAG Stuttgart local national employees at a working luncheon, Oct. 2. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Garrison LN employees meet for working lunch with IMCOM-Europe director

Garrison employees had a working luncheon with IMCOM-Europe director Michael Formica, Oct. 2, at the Patch Community Club.

October 3, 2017 ×
Col. Sean McBride, chief of staff, and sisters Isabella (left) and Luciana Duggan create their Domestic Violence Awareness Month close line project t-shirts, Oct. 2. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Domestic violence is never ‘okay’

Stuttgart Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program kicked off Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Oct. 2.

October 3, 2017 ×