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Stuttgart military community celebrates Martin Luther King’s life, legacy in special program

Stuttgart military community celebrates Martin Luther King’s life, legacy in special program

By S.J. Grady
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

Members of the Stuttgart military community honored the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with an observance held Jan. 16 in the Patch Theater.

January 22, 2014 ×
Stuttgart Army Health Clinic earns recognition as Army Patient Centered Medical Home

Stuttgart Army Health Clinic earns recognition as Army Patient Centered Medical Home

Europe Region Medical Command Public Affairs Office

After six months of hard work, Stuttgart Army Health Clinic has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as an Army Patient Centered Medical Home or PCMH.

January 17, 2014 ×
New law brings changes to UCMJ, especially for sex crimes

New law brings changes to UCMJ, especially for sex crimes

By David Vergun
Army News Service

The National Defense Authorization Act passed last month requires sweeping changes to the Uniform Code of Military Justice, particularly in cases of rape and sexual assault.

January 15, 2014 ×
This year, empower yourself to better health

This year, empower yourself to better health

By Carrie Kilby & Esther Dada
U.S. Army Public Health Command

There are many things people don’t have control over when it comes to health care, such as the number of specialty doctors in a particular region, out-of-pocket expenses, proximity of medical treatment facilities, amount of time it takes to see a healthcare provider, and more.

January 10, 2014 ×
New website assists with locating off-post housing

New website assists with locating off-post housing

Installation Management Command Europe Public Affairs Office

A new website has replaced the Automated Housing Referral Network (AHRN) website.

January 8, 2014 ×
Stuttgart dental, vet clinics officially celebrate new facilities

Stuttgart dental, vet clinics officially celebrate new facilities

By Carola Meusel
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

The Stuttgart Dental Clinic and the Stuttgart Veterinary Clinic officially celebrated their new facilities on Panzer Kaserne with a ribbon cutting ceremony last month.

January 7, 2014 ×
British man recalls positive experiences with U.S. military, AFN, over the years

British man recalls positive experiences with U.S. military, AFN, over the years

By George A. Smith
American Forces Network Europe

After reading an article on a U.S. military website about the American military’s impact on European culture, a 78-year-old British man was so moved that he wrote down his thoughts in a five-page, single spaced letter, guessed at an address, stuck it in the mail and wondered if anyone would read it.

January 7, 2014 ×
Beat the holiday blues

Beat the holiday blues

By Jessica Rawlings
U.S. Army Public Health Command

It’s that time of year again: Festive music fills the air, fireplaces crackle and holiday cheer abounds. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right?

December 23, 2013 ×
DOD/TSA partner to provide military TSA Precheck at 100 airports

DOD/TSA partner to provide military TSA Precheck at 100 airports

Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)

As part of the ongoing effort to move away from a one size fits all security approach and provide more of the traveling public the ability to participate in expedited screening, the Transportation Security Administration and the Department of Defense announced Nov. 13 a partnership to expand TSA Precheck expedited screening benefits to all U.S. Armed Forces service members, including those serving in the U.S. Coast Guard, Reserves and National Guard.

November 20, 2013 ×
Laughter offers relief from depression

Laughter offers relief from depression

By Judith Woodward
U.S. Army Public Health Command

Depression is one of the most common medical conditions. It can affect anyone at any time. This year, the Army is joining organizations and communities across the nation to raise awareness about the dangers of depression. The Army’s theme, “The Courage to Seek Help,” emphasizes that depression is one of the most treatable behavioral health conditions. Getting an early diagnosis and treatment may help reduce the intensity and duration of depression symptoms.

November 14, 2013 ×
Army sexual assault victims now entitled to their own lawyers

Army sexual assault victims now entitled to their own lawyers

By C. Todd Lopez
Army News Service

Victims of sexual assault now have the option to have legal representation following a sexual assault.

November 14, 2013 ×
Marines honor fallen 30 years after Beirut bombing

Marines honor fallen 30 years after Beirut bombing

U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Europe and Africa Public Affairs Office

A rifle detail from Marine Corps Forces Europe and Marine Corps Forces Africa fire three volleys during the Oct. 23 memorial service at the Panzer Chapel. The Oct. 23, 1983, bombing in Beirut killed 241 U.S. service members and 58 French paratroopers.

October 28, 2013 ×
Staff members and their families at U.S. Africa Command gathered to participate and cheer on each other as amateur Olympians competed in 22 different competitions during the third annual AFRICOM Olympics held at Kelley Barracks on August 22, 2013.

AFRICOM wins big at third annual Olympics

Amateur Olympians competed in 22 different competitions during the third annual AFRICOM Olympics, Aug. 22, 2013.

September 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 ×

DOD to expand benefits to all military spouses

By American Forces Press Service

Defense Department officials will move forward in making benefits available to all military spouses, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in a statement issued after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act June 26.

August 2, 2013 ×