Author: Jaquetta Gooden

An easy guide to bulk trash disposal at USAG Bavaria

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Bulk trash disposal is an ongoing question for many community members in the Tower and Rose Barracks areas of U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria. Here is a general breakdown of what it is and when it occurs.   Throughout the year, residents can bring bulk trash items…

June 24th, 2020 Environmental, Health & Lifestyle, Housing, News

Annual observance reflects on Holocaust nearly 75 years later

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The Holocaust was the maltreatment and murder of over six million men, women and children by the Nazi regime in the 1930s and 40s. Nearly 75 years after the Holocaust, people around the world reflect on the horrors that had taken place.   Germany’s tainted past…

April 22nd, 2019 News, Things You Didn't Know, Travel

Spring cleanup April 22-26 to beautify our communities

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The Tower Barracks, Rose Barracks, and Hohenfels communities will join forces to make U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria look neat and clean during the annual spring cleanup event April 22 to 26.   Soldiers, family members and civilians can help improve the appearance of USAG Bavaria by collecting…

April 11th, 2019 Environmental, Housing, News

USAG Bavaria certifies IMCOM-E senior leaders to administer new Army fitness test

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria hosted the Installation Management Command-Europe Senior Enlisted Seminar on Tower Barracks, March 6-7.   During the seminar, senior leaders within IMCOM-E received level one and level two certification for the new Army Combat Fitness Test.   “The certification training was spearheaded by…

March 7th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

3 reasons to attend the USAG Bavaria Career Summit

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria is hosting European Theater Career Summit April 1-2, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Bldg. 134 on Rose Barracks.   The summit is organized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring Our Heroes Foundation, the events are focused on helping service…

February 25th, 2019 News

Teens identify healthy relationship boundaries with Family Advocacy Program

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — February is known to many as the month of love, but it’s also Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.   As kids grow into adolescence, their curiosity to enter the dating world grows expeditiously.   As tweens cross into the high school world, many are often met…

February 15th, 2019 Health & Lifestyle, News

Career summit to connect Soldiers, spouses with employers

  By IMCOM-Europe Public Affairs Office   GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program will sponsor three career summits in Europe during March and April.   The first one will be held at U.S. Army Garrison Italy, March 28-29, and the others at USAG Bavaria,…

February 14th, 2019 News

Sell your car: A guide to POV disposal in USAG Bavaria

  GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria wants to help you, the community member, understand the proper process and procedures to dispose of your privately owned vehicles.   To reduce the number of abandoned vehicles across USAG Bavaria, here’s how to conveniently and legally get rid of your POV.…

February 12th, 2019 Legal Issues, News, Questions

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, Tue, 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