Category Archives: 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…

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