Author: Jaquetta Gooden


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

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

USAG Bavaria’s 709th Military Police Battalion: Canine Ambassadors

  By 18th Military Police Brigade, Public Affairs   CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo — In southeastern Europe, a camp represents an essential command and supply hub for NATO operations throughout the region. It is also a crucial staging ground for U.S. forces deployed in support of Operation Joint Guardian forming Multi-National Battle…

January 7th, 2019 News

U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria Soldier spotlight

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – Master Sgt. Stuart N. Sword, USAG Bavaria S-3 Operations NCOIC, played a key role in the planning and successful execution of the Grafenwoehr Health Clinic 2018 Influenza Pandemic Exercise.   With a short suspense Sword drafted the Garrison operation order (OPORD) and personally followed up with…

January 2nd, 2019 News

USAG Bavaria releases new Instagram page

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria has joined the Instagram family.   Instagram is an amazing tool to connect with our community members and share cool imagery of units, organizations, and communities across USAG Bavaria.   You can follow USAG Bavaria on Instagram at usag_bavaria.

December 20th, 2018 News

Army opens Congressional Fellowship Program to Army civilians

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The Army Congressional Fellowship Program is now open to Army civilians who meet eligibility.   Installation Management Command is calling for nominations by Feb. 15, 2019.   The Army Congressional Fellowship Program is an 18-month program for Army Civilians, which includes pursuit of a Master’s Degree…

December 13th, 2018 News

USAG Bavaria releases new usage SOP on community facilities

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria has a new facility usage Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) that went into effect Dec. 1, 2018.   The new SOP outlines common operating procedures for the use of USAG Bavaria meeting facilities for community use.   The SOP applies to all military members,…

December 11th, 2018 News

U.S. MEDDAC Bavaria celebrates strength of diversity in honor of Native American Indian Heritage month

    VILSECK, Germany – U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Bavaria (MEDDAC Bavaria) celebrated Native American Indian Heritage Month, here, Nov. 20 at the Multi-Purpose Center on Rose Barracks with cultural dance, song, and games.     Col. Mark Swofford, Commander, MEDDAC Bavaria, opened with remarks reflecting on the history…

November 20th, 2018 News

Thanksgiving meals at Grafenwoehr and Vilseck DFACs

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Dining facilities at Tower Barracks, Rose Barracks and Camp Normandy are offering Thanksgiving meals Thu, Nov. 22.   Ever Vigilant Café – Tower Barracks   The Ever Vigilant Café will host a “Back to the Future” themed Thanksgiving feast Nov 22. The dining facility is open…

November 19th, 2018 Health & Lifestyle, News