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Looking for love online

Looking for love online

Love at first site?Perhaps not, but it was definitely the Internet highway that put Chris
and Carolyn Wong, married for two years in June, on the path to
romance.

February 11, 2010 ×
SF sergeants major don green beret one last time

SF sergeants major don green beret one last time

Twenty-five years ago, two men joined the Army one week apart at
different locations. Nineteen years ago, they both became Special
Forces sergeants.

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1/10th Soldiers’ heroic actions result in Bronze Star Medals

1/10th Soldiers’ heroic actions result in Bronze Star Medals

Three 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group Soldiers were presented
with Bronze Star Medals during a ceremony held Feb. 4 at Panzer Hall in
Böblingen.

Sgt. 1st Class Justin J. Aflague, Staff Sgt. Jarred E. Shewey and Staff
Sgt. Ryan M. Stovall, all assigned to 1/10 Special Forces Group
Operational Detachment Alpha, were awarded the Bronze Star Medal with
valor for their heroic actions while supporting an International
Security Assistance Forces mission in Afghanistan on July 29, 2009.

February 11, 2010 ×
Former ambassador now EUCOM’s first-ever CD2

Former ambassador now EUCOM’s first-ever CD2

Katherine Canavan, the U.S. European Command civilian deputy to the
commander and foreign policy advisor, works in a unique position
formally created by Adm. James Stavridis, EUCOM commander.

February 11, 2010 ×
Kelleen McGuinness at Patch Fitness Center with Family and MWR.

WebTrac brings FMWR home: Program gives families online options

Signing up for Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation activities is about to get much easier.

February 11, 2010 ×
Children hear from NASA leader

Children hear from NASA leader

February 11, 2010 ×
What is love to you?

What is love to you?

February 11, 2010 ×

Excuses run thin when it comes to getting an education

In today’s era of expanded access to education, most Soldiers are not
taking advantage of the resources that are available to them. 

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‘Passport Day’ to speed up application pro

The U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Passport Office and the U.S. Consulate
in Frankfurt will host “Passport Day” Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in
the Patch Community Club on Patch Barracks.

February 11, 2010 ×
554th MP Co. NCO saves infant’s life

554th MP Co. NCO saves infant’s life

It was still morning on Nov. 8, 2009, when screams erupted from a stairwell apartment on Patch Barracks.

February 11, 2010 ×
TRICARE announces new pharmacy prices

TRICARE announces new pharmacy prices

The TRICARE Management Activity Uniform Business Office has announced
several changes in Military Health System pharmacy charges, which took
effect Jan. 3. 

January 14, 2010 ×

Disobeying VAT rules has stiff consequences

Thinking of using a value-added tax relief form to buy a house or buy
your host nation landlord a nice gift? Think again. VAT relief doesn’t
work like that.

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Transition team helps students prepare for future

Newcomers with children arrive in the Stuttgart military community with
a variety of questions, such as “Where will my child go to school?,”
“Will their classes transfer?” and “Can they still be in the band?.”

January 14, 2010 ×

2009 marks year of community service for Stuttgart Girl Scouts

The Girl Scouts have been busy this past year.Our focus was to give back to our community through service projects. 

January 14, 2010 ×
On the street

On the street

What is your fitness routine for winter?

January 14, 2010 ×