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Garrison to celebrate Independence with live music, amusement rides, more

Garrison to celebrate Independence with live music, amusement rides, more

USAG Ansbach’s Independence Day celebration is scheduled for 6 to 11:30 p.m. July 4 at the Katterbach Boardwalk at Katterbach Kaserne. This free, Family-friendly event will feature live music, amusement rides and games, a military vehicle exhibition, a beer tent and refreshments, and, of course, a fireworks show.

June 13, 2017 ×
(Photo credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)

ROLLING THUNDER REVIEW: Safety Office reminds USAG Ansbach about storm safety

With spring comes the greater possibility of lightning and thunderstorms. If thunder roars, go indoors, because no place outside is safe when lightning is in the area. Stay indoors until 30 minutes have passed after hearing the last clap of thunder.

May 19, 2017 ×
Ernst recycling supervisor Manfred Ortner, center, serves as tour guide during a USAG Ansbach environmental field trip to a waste sorting facility in Markt Berolzheim, Germany, April 28, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Stephen Baack, USAG Ansbach Public Affairs)

Learning to recycle the German way: USAG Ansbach Soldiers, civilians visit off-post sorting center

About two-dozen members of the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community used their Friday morning training time to take a group tour of the Rudolf Ernst recycling and sorting facility near the town of Gunzenhausen April 28.

May 18, 2017 ×
From left, Dr. Sandra Brosig, veterinarian with the Ansbach Veterinary Treatment Facility, physically examines a patient while Cassandra Ferguson and Arcelia Escobar, cadets with the 9th Junior ROTC Battalion, shadow Brosig to learn about a career in veterinary medicine. (Courtesy photo by Alicia Kura, 9th JROTC Bn.)

SHADOWING THE FUTURE: JROTC cadets explore career possibilities throughout garrison

Cadets of the 9th Junior ROTC Battalion shadowed Soldiers and civilians on the job throughout U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach May 16.

May 18, 2017 ×
Promotion ceremony brings family, Regular Army, Army Reserve, Air Force together

Promotion ceremony brings family, Regular Army, Army Reserve, Air Force together

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.

May 10, 2017 ×
USAG Ansbach community members roll out on their motorcycles as part of the Installation Safety Office's rally and ride.

METALLIC THUNDER: Motorcyclists take safety seriously during rally, ride

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.

May 5, 2017 ×
Winners and nominees from USAG Ansbach's Terrace Playhouse pose for a group photo at the Toppers Awards ceremony, which celebrates community theater at U.S. military installations in Europe, at USAG Wiesbaden Saturday.

Terrace Playhouse takes home six Toppers for One Man, Two Guvnors, Lion King Kids

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).

May 4, 2017 ×
David Moore, representing Unit Sponsorship at the Total Army Sponsorship Program rodeo, talks to Soldiers about how good sponsorship can positively affect unit readiness.

Sponsors gain resources to integrate newcomers

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.

April 27, 2017 ×
Rothenburg in spring (Photo: Rothenburg Tourismus, A. Boettger)

Was ist los in Franken? April 21, 2017

ANSBACH, Germany (April 21, 2017) – “Was ist los in…

April 19, 2017 ×
Children gather eggs throughout a playground at Urlas Community.

Community members put Easter egg hunt together at Urlas

Community members, in conjunction with several on-post partner organizations, put together an Easter egg hunt April 15 at Urlas Community.

April 19, 2017 ×