Archive for January, 2013


Taking a look at community support

Taking a look at community support

The U.S. Army Europe commander and his wife, Ann (center), toured various facilities during the visit Jan. 28.

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Julie Wahlers, victim advocate for the Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program, speaks with a student after a meeting with Wiesbaden Middle School sixth-graders about treating one another with respect.

Respect taught at Wiesbaden Middle School

When a sixth-grade boy at Wiesbaden Middle School gave a girl a letter filled with profanity and Julie Wahlers found out about it, she put on her victim advocate hat and responded.

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German Petty Officer Second Class Maat Patrick Bremer (from left), Sea- man Jan-Philipp Hürster and Petty Officer First Class Robert Göbke look out for “enemy forces” as they head to a medical evacuation point.

Viper Pit: Wiesbaden Health Clinic, Training Support Center team up to provide unique training environment

Thanks to a joint effort by the Wiesbaden Army Health Clinic and the Training Support Center, a brand new “Viper Pit” was established in the same location on Clay Kaserne.

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McGruff, the crime-fighting dog, joins the young visitors in a “be safe” shout-out.

Community opens doors to German-American visit

Several American youths were among more than 30 kindergarteners from the Wiesbaden Obermayr School to visit the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Fire Department on Clay Kaserne Jan. 15.

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Spc. Ezonica Castellano, who arrived in Wiesbaden Jan. 11 and has had an exceptionally helpful spon- sor, listens to an American Red Cross briefing during inprocessing in a confer- ence room at the Tony Bass Fitness Center Jan. 25.

Sponsorship program helping Soldiers

Soldiers must receive sponsorship training before becoming a sponsor, and it is offered at 8:30 a.m. every Tuesday in the training room upstairs in the Tony Bass Fitness Center, Rice said.

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Lilly Parkos (left), Wiesbaden Community Spouses Club Thrift Shop manager, and Patri- cia Holt, WCSC Thrift Shop chair, talk about some of the special Valentine-themed items on sale in the new store location on Mainz-Kastel Storage Station.

Thrift Shop gets new home in Mainz-Kastel

Looking for a bargain and a way to help the community? Both can be accomplished easily in one simple visit to the Wiesbaden Community Spouses Club’s new Thrift Shop on Mainz-Kastel Storage Station.

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There’s no time like snow time

There’s no time like snow time

Wiesbaden military community youths have had plenty of time to enjoy getting out for some winter recreation with the temperatures remaining in the 20s and 30s.

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Dr. Nadia Halimi examines a patient at the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic in 2012.

Wiesbaden Dental Clinic to increase capabilities

The Wiesbaden Dental Clinic, along with the community, will undergo some changes as the transformation process draws to a conclusion. A new dental facility or expansion of the clinic has not been planned for the foreseeable future.

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