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“Grandma Joyce” Schloesser pours tea for girls during a tea party inspired by “American Girl” dolls at the Wiesbaden Library Feb. 16. Schloesser also read the book “Kirsten’s Surprise” to the girls.

‘American Girl’ dolls inspire tea party

Young ladies and their dolls turned out in force for a giant tea party at the Wiesbaden Library Feb. 16. The 27 girls, ages 6 and older, were on hand to inaugurate the first of a new series of “American Girl” socials to be held every third Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. at the library.

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RoboWarriors ship robot to competitions

RoboWarriors ship robot to competitions

Engineers encounter unique challenges every time they take on a project. Finding solutions to those challenges may be the most important lesson learned by the aspiring engineers on Wiesbaden High School’s RoboWarriors team, according to engineering and technology instructor (and RoboWarriors sponsor) Frank Pendzich.

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Celebrating Scouting traditions in Wiesbaden

Celebrating Scouting traditions in Wiesbaden

Pack 65 Cubmaster Charlie Slosson encourages Cub Scouts to do a western dance during the pack’s annual Blue and Gold banquet at Hainerberg Elementary School Feb. 23.

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Smile Healthy Today: Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate

Smile Healthy Today: Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate

Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate their awards at a reception in the clinic Feb. 22. The youths in grades kindergarten through fifth grade drew posters to illustrate the theme of “Smile Healthy Today” during Children’s Dental Health Month.

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Chantel Wynn displays picture-perfect technique in freestyle competition during the European Forces Swim League, Tyrolean Division Championships in Wittlich Jan. 27.

Wahoos clinch fourth consecutive title

Wiesbaden Wahoos dominated in the water and took home their fourth consecutive division championship title at the recent European Forces Swim League, Tyrolean Division Championships in Wittlich Jan. 27.

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Sports Shorts – February 14, 2013

Volleyball Officials Clinic Learn the fundamentals of being a volleyball…

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The Bavarian military community’s Joshua Grether lands a blow to the face of Wiesbaden’s Levi Aylsworth during their heavyweight fight.

Bountiful bouts: Fight fans treated to action-packed evening

The home team returned in Bout two with middleweight Tylus Rodgers finishing off the Bavarian military community’s Dustin Reed one minute and 35 seconds into the first round.

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Stopping bullying: Wiesbaden boxers share message of respect

Stopping bullying: Wiesbaden boxers share message of respect

When Sgt. 1st Class Adam Martinez was growing up, his father taught him how to box so he could protect himself and his sister from bullies.

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