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U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Cooper, a crypto linguist with the 24th Military Intelligence Battalion, displays a prom dress to Hannah Nuemann, a Wiesbaden High School student, during Operation Deploy The Prom May 16 at the Club Beyond Youth Chapel on Hainerberg. Cooper and his wife, Sam Cooper, orchestrated the program, which gave free ties and dresses to Wiesbaden High School students.

Program brings formal wear ahead of WHS prom

Operation Deploy the Prom provided Wiesbaden High School students with a chance to receive free formal attire May 16 at the Club Beyond Youth Chapel on U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Hainerberg.

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Joachim Zinram is pictured at age 7. Zinram said the Americans have always played a special role in his life.

‘American candy meant the world to us’

A German looks back on WWII, D-Day and the U.S. Army’s support

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Making physical, mental and spiritual health a priority can help those struggling with the stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Self-care essential for health, well-being

Making physical, mental and spiritual health a priority can help those struggling with the stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Sanitize devices to prevent spread of germs

Any device that has been touched should be sanitized before handling. This includes cell phones, smart devices, keyboards, laptops, mice and touch screens.

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Graphic by Petty Officer 2nd Class Allen Amani/ Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii

Coping with the stress of social distancing

Social distancing recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are now in place across the nation in response to COVID-19. It’s understandable that during this time, people may experience increased anxiety and stress levels as they limit social interactions and spend long stretches of time at home.

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Adventures in social distancing

Adventures in social distancing

Community members have been washing hands, wearing masks and keeping their distance in public places in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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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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