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  • Col. Lance Varney, right, assumed command of U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria July 5. The ceremony and passing of the command’s colors was presided over by Michael Formica, left, the region director of IMCOM-Europe. -- Photo Credit: Nathan Van Schaik

    Col. Lance Varney takes command of U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Col. Lance Varney assumed command of U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria here at…

I just got orders to USAG Bavaria and I need a sponsor. Now what? -- Photo Credit: U.S. Army / USAG Bavaria
JMTC Tax Centers in Grafenwoehr, Vilseck, Hohenfels and Garmisch open Feb. 1 and operate through the overseas filing deadline of June. 18. -- Photo Credit: USAG Bavaria
Recognizing and reporting suspicious activity at USAG Bavaria -- Photo Credit: USAG Bavaria
Distribution of asylum-seekers in Germany. Roughly 15 percent of the asylum-seekers in Germany are in Bavaria, second to North Rhine Westpalia’s 21 percent. Source: Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).
Photo Credit: Chelsea Bissell, U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria Public Affairs Pueschel Wolfgang, USAG Bavaria safety specialist, measures a car's tire tread depth to ensure it can perform in freezing rain or snow.
The 57th German-American Volksfest takes place at Camp Kasserine from July 31 to August 2, 2015 -- Photo Credit: Renate Gradl
Photo Credit: Aryn Lockhart, George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies About 40 military, staff, faculty and family members ran, walked or doused those athletes with color powder, made of corn starch and food coloring, during the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies Equal Opportunity Diversity Observances Committee's and the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria -- Garmisch Community's Color Run/Walk in observance of the Department of Defense's first Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month observance June 26 at the softball fields on Artillery Kaserne. For more photos of this event, visit the Marshall Center Photo Gallery at (DOD photo by Aryn Lockhart/RELEASED)
During this time of heightened vigilance, Col. Mark Colbrook, commander of USAG Bavaria, encourages everyone to take extra steps in helping to provide for the safety of our community members. Here are four things you need to know.