Monthly Archives: January 2019


Remember, celebrate, act: The life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Every January, the Department of Defense honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   This year U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria paid tribute to Dr. King with a themed celebration titled “Remember, Celebrate, Act – A day on, not a day off,” Jan.…

January 17th, 2019 News

USAG Bavaria helps family members seek employment with job fair

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria’s Family and MWR hosts its 2019 job fair, Tues., Jan. 29, for both Tower and Rose Barracks.   The purpose of the 2019 job fair is to assist active duty service members, family members and dependents find employment while serving overseas.    The…

January 16th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

Reflective devices not required in daylight or on closed PT routes at USAG Bavaria

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Reflective devices such as belts and vests are no longer required to be worn when conducting physical training in daylight or along closed PT routes at U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria installations, according to a pair of memos released by the senior ranking officer here and the…

January 16th, 2019 News

With tax center services limited, you have options at USAG Bavaria

  7th Army Training Command Legal Office news release    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The 7th Army Training Command’s legal office will again provide free tax services to all eligible Soldiers, dependents, retirees and Army civilians.    Standing tax centers will be available at Grafenwhoer, Ansbach and Hohenfels. Offices open Jan.…

January 15th, 2019 Legal Issues, News

Tech Expo returns to USAG Bavaria Feb. 11

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The semi-annual U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria Tech Expo, hosted by the Network Enterprise Center will be held Monday, Feb. 11 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Tower View Conference Center, Bldg 209, in Grafenwoehr.   All military, civilian and contractor personnel are invited to attend for free.…

January 15th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News, Safety & Security Bytes

USAG Bavaria Exchange shoppers: Get fit and enter 2 sweepstakes

  AAFES news release   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Two sweepstakes are giving Soldiers and their families a chance to take their BE FIT lifestyle to the nex­t level.   From Jan. 18 – Feb. 18, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is offering military shoppers a chance to win…

January 14th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

New to TRICARE? The Basics You Need to Know

  (TRICARE News Release via TRICARE.mil)  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – If you’re new to TRICARE in 2019, welcome! You’ve joined 9.4 million beneficiaries who receive comprehensive health and dental coverage. You can now connect to a network of military and civilian providers worldwide. Learning about your benefit will help you make the most of…

January 14th, 2019 News

Where to watch the Super Bowl at USAG Bavaria

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Europe observes a half-day schedule following the Super Bowl, Mon, Feb. 4. The duty day begins at 1 p.m. Mon, Feb. 4.   Soldiers assigned to the 7th Army Training Command have the entire day off.    If you’re a service member and are unsure…

January 14th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

VIDEO: How USO Grafenwoehr and volunteers impact our community

    By Sgt. 1st Class Ron Lee, 382nd Public Affairs Detachment   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — On many U.S. bases you will now find that along with Army Community Service, Morale Welfare and Recreation and of course the Fitness Center.   At U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria in Grafenwoehr, there is…

January 13th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

Keep fitness a top priority this year

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Winter has officially set in, holiday decorations may or may not be put away, and you can now stop beginning every conversation with “Happy New Year.”   This is the make-or-break time for many of those New Year’s resolutions, especially ones about getting back into shape.    USAG…

January 11th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News