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Stay informed with Alert, Web, Facebook, AFN

Community members can get up-to-date, official communication on the coronavirus, or COVID-19, as well as other emergencies and news that relates to U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden by verifying their contact information in Alert, adding the garrison website to their favorites, liking the garrison on Facebook and tuning in to AFN.

March 11, 2020 ×
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Chris Eisenberg teaches a German class for newcomers Feb. 4 at Army Community Service. Eisenberg has been a volunteer teacher for 30 years.

Couple spends 30 years volunteering

When the Gulf War began, SanDee Eisenberg, an American living in Hochheim, felt compelled to reach out and help American families in any way she could.

February 19, 2020 ×
Christian Schipper, Civilian Firefighter of the Year, works with the self-contained breathing apparatus testing system at the Wiesbaden Fire Department on Clay Kaserne. He received the award for his commitment as SCBA branch leader.

Wiesbaden firefighter receives award

Wiesbaden firefighter Christian Schipper was selected Civilian Firefighter of the Year for Installation Management Command-Europe. He received the award for his commitment to the self-contained breathing apparatus shop at the Wiesbaden Fire Department on Clay Kaserne and will go on to compete at the IMCOM level.

February 19, 2020 ×
Students take MLK as role model

Students take MLK as role model

Wiesbaden Middle School and Hainerberg Elementary School students participated in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance Jan. 16 in Tony Bass Auditorium on Clay Kaserne.

February 19, 2020 ×
Army Materiel Command is in the process of switching its mass warning system to the new Alert! system. Alert! is a government, off-the-shelf program that sends alerts through computer networks, phone calls, emails and text messages. (U.S. Army graphic by Nicole Blanks)

Mass warning system keeps personnel in the know

Personnel with a common access card and a “.mil” email address should verify their contact information is updated in the Alert! Mass Warning Notification System. To check, users should go to the Alert! icon at the bottom right of their work computer screen.

January 15, 2020 ×
Retired Master Sgt. Chris Corbin, wounded warrior, talks to a group of Soldiers and civilians Jan. 13 at the Mission Command Center on Clay Kaserne. Corbin and five other wounded warriors, including a Medal of Honor recipient, shared their stories of hope after life-changing injuries.

Wounded warriors visit Wiesbaden

Medal of Honor recipient retired Army Master Sgt. Leroy Petry visited U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden along with five other wounded warriors for a meet and greet Jan. 13 at the Mission Command Center on Clay Kaserne.

January 15, 2020 ×
U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden military police recommend locking vehicles and keeping valuable items out of sight to reduce the chance of break-ins. Anyone noticing suspicious markings or activities should contact police.

Report suspicious activity

After recent vehicle break-ins in the Crestview housing area, all residents living off post are reminded to stay vigilant, but not to approach suspects.

December 18, 2019 ×
Know what to do in the event of snow and ice

Know what to do in the event of snow and ice

Generally, reporting delays or closures are made early in the morning. Official weather reports are received around 11 p.m. and 4 a.m.

December 18, 2019 ×