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Senior class advisors, Marcy Grayson (on screen) and Lee Carter (right), video conference to discuss graduation plans May 8. Carter works from a high school classroom while Grayson works from a home office, maintaining social distance as they collaborate.

WHS teachers, staff praise 2020 senior class’ resilience

Ask the adults associated with this year’s graduating class, and they’ll praise the students and the community that supports them.

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Klaus Boida, deputy director and pilot of the Polizeifliegerstaffel Hessen, stands in front of his helicopter.

Polizei copter helps protect Clay Kaserne

Once a day, the Wiesbaden Army Airfield gets an unusual visitor. A blue and white helicopter can be seen hovering over different areas of Clay Kaserne for a few minutes, before flying away again.

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Photo courtesy of Jenelle Botts
Henry, 6, and Madeline, 4,  look out their window in Aukamm housing during quarantine. Their mother, Jenelle Botts, created the rainbow hearts collage in the window. “I liked the idea of having lots of color and using hearts to make the rainbow as a way to spread the love,” she said.

Messages of hope

Since mid-March, Wiesbaden families have participated in the world-wide movement of placing rainbow art in their windows as a symbol of hope while people are staying at home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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Virtual resources help support sobriety

During the COVID-19 pandemic, when social distancing and self-quarantine are needed to limit and control the spread of the disease, continued social connectedness to maintain recovery is critically important. Virtual resources can be used to support your recovery. 

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Together we can prevent child abuse

Did you know April is Child Abuse Prevention Month? The campaign theme this year is Stand Up for MilKids, which brings awareness to the importance of having a caring adult in the life of a child and increasing their resilience.

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Face masks mandatory in most public places

In accordance with new Department of Defense and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden has implemented the mandatory wear of masks or face coverings in several areas where physical distancing is more difficult — such as essential customer service points.

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Firefighters help Scouts earn merit badge

Firefighters help Scouts earn merit badge

The Wiesbaden Fire Department provided training March 7 at the fire station to help local Boy Scouts earn their Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge.

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Safety first

Safety first

Hand washing stations have been put up and personnel are taking precautions to keep community members safe from germs.

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