Archive for January, 2013


Protect your motorcycle from theft

Although the cold winter months are upon us, in a very short time you may be getting ready to take the tarp off your favorite motorcycle and cruise the Autobahn. In the meantime, while the wind is too bitter and the bike is too cold to ride, you can take measures to protect your interests in that favorite pasttime of yours.

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More than 100 Soldiers from nine units based on Clay Kaserne passed through an arch highlight- ing a time-honored tradi- tion of induction into the Noncommissioned Officer Corps Jan. 17 at the Taunus Theater.

Fifth Signal Command hosts NCO induction ceremony

More than 100 Soldiers from nine units based on Lucius D. Clay Kaserne passed through an arch highlighting a time-honored tradition of induction into the Noncommissioned Officer Corps Jan. 17.

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Garrison recognizes outstanding customer service

Garrison recognizes outstanding customer service

U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden leaders visited with 13 employees this month and surprised them with certificates and $250 awards.

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Schoolbits – January 31, 2013

School and education news and events for the Wiesbaden, Germany military community

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Teaching physics with a yo-yo

Teaching physics with a yo-yo

Dropped jaws and mile-wide smiles greeted Army dentist Dr. (Maj.) Kevin Parker at Hainerberg Elementary School Jan. 15.

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Recognition for customer service
U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Command Sgt. Maj. Sa’eed Mustafa presents Sgt. Timothy Jenkins with a coin in the garrison command building Jan. 23. Mustafa recognized Jen- kins and Spc. Eugene Collado for their excellent service at the Wiesbaden Health Clinic.

Community notes – January 31, 2013

Wiesbaden military community information and events

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Busy 2013 flu season on the way

While the peak of the flu season hasn’t hit Europe yet, signs from the U.S. indicate it could be one of the worst in recent years. Learn more about what you can do to prevent the spread.

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Wiesbaden Lord Mayor Dr. Helmut Müller (left) and Fasching officials kick off the festivities in Wiesbaden in 2012.

It’s Fasching time

Fasching officially started on the 11th day of the 11th month, as it does every year, but it gets into full swing in early February. It leads up to Ash Wednesday and the 40 days of Lent.

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