Monthly Archives: January 2019


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…

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

Tackling holiday debt in the New Year

  By Ms. Mary Ann Davis (IMCOM)    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — If one of your New Year’s resolutions is paying off your credit card debt, let the experts at the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria Army Community Service Financial Readiness Office help.   People tend to rack up credit card charges…

January 11th, 2019 News

Army to survey family housing residents by email starting Jan. 15

  By U.S. Army Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management   WASHINGTON — Residents of Family housing owned and leased by the Army will have a chance again to rate the quality of housing and housing services in 2019.   The second online survey of about 10,000 residents living…

January 9th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

United States Garrison Bavaria recognizes a true professional from Hohenfels

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany —  Mr. Robert Graf has worked for United States Army Garrison Bavaria, Directorate of Public Works, since October 1993, having started his career with the Army in 1984 with the 2045th Civilian Support Group (CSG).    Mr. Graf is recognized for his initiative and diligence in temporarily taking on the duties of…

January 9th, 2019 News

United States Garrison Bavaria recognizes a true professional

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – Mr. Jay Velis, Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program specialist, is being recognized for his initiative and can-do attitude in re-energizing the Army Community Service (ACS) Family Advocacy Program (FAP) Emergency Place Care (EPC) program at USAG Bavaria.   Velis has now coached and guided one family to complete all requirements…

January 9th, 2019 News