Author: Desiree Dillehay

July Fourth at Tower Barracks: What you need to know

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria will host Independence Day festivities at the Tower Barracks Parade Field July 4.   The BOSS Bike and Car Show kicks off the celebration at 10 a.m. for a full day of excitement and family fun for all, with fireworks scheduled to…

June 28th, 2018 News

OPINION: From one military spouse to another, thank you

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — It’s Military Spouse Appreciation Day, and while affirmations or gifts from our service members are always appreciated, it’s also a good time for us spouses to show our appreciation for one another.   I’ve been a military spouse for five years. That isn’t very long compared…

May 11th, 2018 Health & Lifestyle, News

Tricare changes: Overseas newborn enrollment requirements

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Effective this year, parents will need to follow new overseas Tricare enrollment requirements for their newborn or adopted children.   Newborns now have a 120-day grace period for healthcare coverage in Tricare when born at overseas duty stations. This grace period begins on the date…

April 24th, 2018 Health & Lifestyle, News

Europe’s first Service Culture Center opens with an eye on employee development

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany ─ U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria leadership and employees gathered here at Tower Barracks April 12 for the opening of the first Service Culture Center in Europe.   “Today’s opening marks the culmination of something that we’ve been thinking about for well over a year,” said Col. Lance…

April 13th, 2018 News