GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — The U.S. Army Europe and 21st Theater Sustainment Command senior enlisted leaders unveiled the region’s top troops as the 2016 European Best Warrior Competition reached a thrilling climax before an enthusiastic audience of over 200 Soldiers, leaders and distinguished visitors Aug. 11 at the Tower Barracks Physical Fitness Center, Grafenwoehr.
When you take command of a unit or installation, you expect to personally grow; you expect the experience to broaden your perspective and offer opportunities to build your leadership skills. You do not always expect the units and missions to grow. Since I took command in June, 2015, the Kaiserslautern Military Community and Team Ramstein have grown and evolved immensely — and I couldn’t be prouder of all we’ve accomplished together.
Members of the 86th Airlift Wing welcomed their new commander Aug. 17 on Ramstein.
A medieval fest will revive the Middle Ages today through Sunday at Graefenstein Castle near Merzalben.
Children familiarize themselves with the features of an 86th Security Forces Squadron vehicle during a block party Aug. 5 on Ramstein. The Ramstein Enlisted Club block party featured static displays from the 86 SFS and the 86th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department, free food for club members, face painting, bouncy castles and toy pony rides.
“Biking — Skating — Hiking” will be the motto of the 23rd Family Day in Appelbach Valley Sunday. The road from Wuerzweiler to Pfaffen-Schwabenheim will close to motorized traffic for a car-free adventure day.
TAKE A HIKE — The Kaiserslautern Military Community’s monthly volksmarching feature. Volksmarching Notes • As of this writing, no travel restrictions are in place for neighboring countries. When considering participation at events outside of Germany, volksmarchers are advised to check with their command for any new travel restrictions. • Interested in volksmarching but […] - READ MORE...
KMC school orientation, open house events Monday • Ramstein Middle School, New Student/Parent Orientation: 10 a.m. Thursday • Ramstein High School, New Student Orientation: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 26 • Kaiserslautern High School, New Student Orientation: 10 a.m. to noon • Ramstein Elementary School, Open House — kindergarten only: 1 to 2 […] - READ MORE...