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USAG Ansbach Directorate of Emergency Services provided support to off-post firefighters

USAG Ansbach Directorate of Emergency Services provided support to off-post firefighters

The U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Ansbach Directorate of Emergency Services provided mutual aid support to off-post firefighters Nov. 7, following an explosion inside a residential home southwest of the Brücken-Center in Ansbach.

November 14, 2019 ×
Holiday traditions light up the season in Germany

Holiday traditions light up the season in Germany

The advent season and Christmas time in Germany is magical. Typical German seasonal customs make the darkest time of the year shine bright.

November 14, 2019 ×
B.O.S.S. builds internet café for USAG Ansbach Elementary School

B.O.S.S. builds internet café for USAG Ansbach Elementary School

The Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (BOSS) program recently built an internet café for students at the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Elementary School.

October 17, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach CSM motivates NCO Academy BLC class, shares philosophy

USAG Ansbach CSM motivates NCO Academy BLC class, shares philosophy

Command Sgt. Maj. Philson Tavernier served as the guest speaker during the In-Cycle Brief at the 7th Army Noncommissioned Officer Academy’s Basic Leaders Course (BLC) at Camp Normandy, Grafenwoher, Oct. 10.

October 16, 2019 ×
Katterbach Bowling Center reduces waste, improves recycling, energy efficiency

Katterbach Bowling Center reduces waste, improves recycling, energy efficiency

Recently, customers at the Strike Zone Bowling Center in Katterbach may have noticed some changes; there are visible approaches to reduce recyclable and non-recyclable waste.

October 9, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach conducts team-building event for MK and Novo Selo

USAG Ansbach conducts team-building event for MK and Novo Selo

Personnel from Mihail Kogalniceanu (MK) Airbase Romania and Novo Selo Training Area Bulgaria, which comprise Army Support Activity – Black Sea, recently attended a team-building event conducted in MK Airbase, hosted by USAG Ansbach.

October 9, 2019 ×
Katterbach Chapel Fall Fest

Katterbach Chapel Fall Fest

The Katterbach Chapel’s Fall Fest took place this past Sunday, Oct. 6, when about 250 participants enjoyed food, fun and friendship celebrating the change in seasons.

October 7, 2019 ×
Inclement weather, safety procedures for USAG Ansbach

Inclement weather, safety procedures for USAG Ansbach

Inclement weather phenomena like snow, ice, rain and fog are part of the fall and winter season in Southern Germany. Making sure community members are safe to navigate roads and walkways is a main concern for USAG Ansbach.

October 2, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

USAG Ansbach recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach will recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month through a series of presentations throughout the community during the month of October.

October 1, 2019 ×
IMCOM-Europe CSM speaks during USAG Ansbach Hispanic Heritage Month event

IMCOM-Europe CSM speaks during USAG Ansbach Hispanic Heritage Month event

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach observed Hispanic Heritage Month during an event honoring Hispanic Americans at the Von Steuben Community Center Sept. 26.

September 26, 2019 ×