A joint promotion ceremony took place May 8 at a Katterbach Army Airfield hangar here, during which a one-star general promoted her two sons (one in the Air Force and one in the Army) to the rank of captain.
Under the guidance of the Installation Safety Office, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community members rode out on their motorcycles for a safety rally and ride May 5, 2017.
Fire and Emergency Services of the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Emergency Services held a memorial ceremony in observation of International Firefighters’ Day May 4, 2017, at the Katterbach Kaserne Fire Station. Firefighters from both the garrison and the city of Ansbach attended the event.
The Ansbach Spouses and Civilians Club is wrapping up work on a big project: consolidating six of its Thrift Shop facilities into one new place on the southeast corner of Katterbach Kaserne.
The Department of Defense Education Activity has named U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach’s own Dr. Tricia Surinak as the 2017-2018 Europe East District Teacher of the Year.
This year’s Toppers Awards, a gala ceremony that celebrates Army Europe community theater during the 2017 season, were held at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Saturday, and USAG Ansbach’s own Terrace Playhouse was among the winners this year. The playhouse gained six wins out of 28 nominations for its productions of the comedy One Man, Two Guvnors (12 nominations, three wins) and the family musical The Lion King Kids (16 nominations, three wins).
U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach hosted the Total Army Sponsorship Program rodeo Wednesday at the Katterbach Fitness Center. The event taught Soldier and civilian sponsors on the best way to familiarize and settle newly arrived community members to USAG Ansbach and to Europe.
Nearly 140 German and American students gathered April 25 at Soldiers Lake for U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach’s combined Earth Day and Arbor Day celebration and outdoor workshop.
Community members, in conjunction with several on-post partner organizations, put together an Easter egg hunt April 15 at Urlas Community.
For deployed service members at Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base, Romania, an Easter Sunday service at sunrise helped to retain a special link to loved ones far away.