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Oisin Oravetz, a student at Wiesbaden Middle School, prepares to send a ball down the lane at the Bowling Special Olympics in Kaiserslautern as Brian Pruitt provides encouragement Dec. 7. Two special education teachers who worked for Department of Defense Dependents Schools started the Special Olympics in Germany in 1973.

Special Olympians and wounded warriors

Check out photos from the Special Olympics which took place in Kaiserslautern with Soldiers from throughout Germany, including Wiesbaden, participating in the event.

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Sports shorts – December 20, 2012

Sports shorts – December 20, 2012

Active duty and family sports news and events

December 19, 2012 ×
Army NCO of the year a champion of higher education overseas

Army NCO of the year a champion of higher education overseas

Staff Sgt. Matthew Senna, the U.S. Army’s Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for 2012, balances the roles of soldier, leader, husband and student.

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School bits

Local school and education events for the Wiesbaden Military Community

December 19, 2012 ×

School bits – December 6th, 2012

School and Education news from around the Wiesbaden Military Community

December 6, 2012 ×
College prep: CYSS program takes students to esteemed universities

College prep: CYSS program takes students to esteemed universities

A group of 42 Wiesbaden High School students spent five days in London last month, visiting famous landmarks, colleges and taking in a show.

December 6, 2012 ×

Tips for stopping itchy skin

Dry skin is a common condition that can be annoying, uncomfortable and sometimes painful when left untreated.

November 22, 2012 ×
Get smart about antibiotics

Get smart about antibiotics

Antibiotic resistance is a worldwide public health problem. Resistance occurs when bacteria can no longer be killed by a previously effective antibiotic and the bacteria continue to grow.

November 22, 2012 ×