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Protect yourself and your family

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March 25, 2020 ×
Volunteers ensure shelves are full

Volunteers ensure shelves are full

The U.S. Army Garrison command team volunteered to help with the restocking March 18 at the Commissary. Garrison Commander Col. Noah Cloud and Command Sgt. Maj. Chris Truchon came in at 6:45 a.m. with a team of volunteers.

March 25, 2020 ×
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U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Durham, of USAG Wiesbaden, makes his way through an obstacle course during the Installation Management Command, Directorate-Europe’s Best Warrior Competition 2020. The four-day competition began Mar. 1 at U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart. On Day 0 of the competition, thirteen competitors from across U.S. Army Europe participated in the timed obstacle course event. Over the next three days of exercises, candidates marched, shot, fought and ran to determine who is IMCOM-E’s Best Warrior, who will then go on to compete at the U.S. Army level in Texas.

Best warrior

U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Durham, of USAG Wiesbaden, makes his way through an obstacle course during the Installation Management Command, Directorate-Europe’s Best Warrior Competition 2020.

March 12, 2020 ×
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The Wiesbaden Army Health Clinic’s optometry service offers eye exams to active duty and family members.  Appointments are also available to retirees and civilians on a space available basis.

Take time to make yearly eye exam

March is National Save Your Vision Month.  The American Optometric Association (AOA) offers five tips for a lifetime of healthy vision.

March 11, 2020 ×

German traditions include Easter fires, egg hunts, egg shooting and lamb-shaped cakes

As the dark days of winter slowly come to an end, you will see more and more events in Germany that are held outside. Springtime is a time of awakening, which Germans traditionally greet with joyful dances, traditional songs, Easter markets and the so-called Easter Fires.

March 11, 2020 ×
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The Wiesbaden Family Advocacy Program provides education, training and awareness to help prevent domestic abuse, child abuse and neglect. During the month of April, pinwheels will be displayed around the garrison as a reminder of everyone’s responsibility to promote a healthy environment for children.

Pinwheels to symbolize Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is nationally recognized as Child Abuse Prevention Month. The symbol for child abuse prevention is the pinwheel, which represents hope, health and happiness.

March 11, 2020 ×
U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Postmaster Carolyn Johnson speaks in a video presented at the Black History Month observance Feb. 26 at the Tony Bass Auditorium. She told of how she joined the Army against her father’s advice and experienced discrimination because of her skin color. She later went on to make history as the first female postmaster in Europe, which she called “an honor.” Emily Jennings/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs

Wiesbaden celebrates Black History Month

U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden celebrated Black History Month with an observance Feb. 26 in the Tony Bass Auditorium.

March 11, 2020 ×

New tools to help teachers

While homeschooling his autistic son, one dad stumbled upon a way to help his child thrive. Now schools and child care centers at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden will benefit from what he learned.

February 19, 2020 ×