• Staff Sgt. Chad Coe, 86th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, tries to pry off Charone, 86th SFS MWD, from a “perpetrator” during a MWD demonstration May 9 on Ramstein. The demonstration was part of a display held at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center in honor of National Police Week.

    KMC honors National Police Week

    Staff Sgt. Chad Coe, 86th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, tries to pry off Charone, 86th SFS MWD, from a “perpetrator” during a MWD demonstration May 9 on Ramstein. The demonstration was part of a display held at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center in honor of National Police Week.

  • Participants from the 786th Force Support Squadron paddle pass the other teams during the Battle of the Battleships competition May 15 on Ramstein. The competition began with boat races, where teams were tasked to pedal their custom-built boats from one end of the pool to the other as quickly as possible.

    Battle of the Battleships

    Participants from the 786th Force Support Squadron paddle pass the other teams during the Battle of the Battleships competition May 15 on Ramstein. The competition began with boat races, where teams were tasked to pedal their custom-built boats from one end of the pool to the other as quickly as possible.

  • U.S. Air Force and Army service members light a candle to honor the memories of deceased children during the Kindergraves memorial service May 16 in Kaiserslautern. Representatives from Ramstein and the host nation serve as co-chairs for the Kaiserslautern Kindergraves Memorial Foundation which maintains open communication with families, preserves historical archives, conducts ceremonies and provides oversight to site maintenance.

    KMC remembers children at Kindergraves ceremony

    U.S. service members gathered alongside German community members to honor 451 children who passed away during the years 1951 to 1971 as part of the Kindergraves memorial service May 16 in Kaiserslautern.

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PAO retires after 37 years of national media spotlight

March 26, 2015

PAO retires after 37 years of national media spotlight

She was born and raised as an only child on a working farm in a small village in Ath, Belgium. Her father didn’t have or need the help of sons to manage the farm — he had Marie.

 

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Keep your smile, wear a mouth guard

As daylight gradually stretches longer into the evenings and homework time is soon replaced with outdoor sports, there are a few things which can dampen the magic and freedom of summertime. For example, knocking out a tooth or experiencing a concussion is a surefire way to spend time on the sidelines.

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Staff Sgt. Chad Coe, 86th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, tries to pry off Charone, 86th SFS MWD, from a “perpetrator” during a MWD demonstration May 9 on Ramstein. The demonstration was part of a display held at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center in honor of National Police Week.

KMC honors National Police Week

Staff Sgt. Chad Coe, 86th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, tries to pry off Charone, 86th SFS MWD, from a “perpetrator” during a MWD demonstration May 9 on Ramstein. The demonstration was part of a display held at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center in honor of National Police Week.

Lifestyle & Health

Take a Hike: A Guide to Volksmarching in your area – May 22, 2015

The Kaiserslautern Military Community’s monthly volksmarching feature.

Schools

Symphony Orchestra performs for LEMS students

The Symphony Orchestra of Kaiserslautern played Hadyn’s 31st Symphony for the students at Landstuhl Elementary School on May 1. Christian Weidt, the orchestra’s conductor, was assisted by Joachim and Johanna Hentschel, whose narration took the students on a musical journey. Led by four French horns playing the main themes, the students accompanied the king on a hunt, followed by a delightful minuet at court. - READ MORE...

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