• Germans observe Labor Day, welcome spring

    Germans observe Labor Day, welcome spring

    May 1 is a special day in Germany and some neighboring countries. Germans observe Labor Day, commemorating May 1, 1890, when it was proclaimed by the first international worker’s congress in Paris as the day of the working class.

  • Capt. Erin Wood is a flight nurse in the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron. She joined the Air Force to pursue her passion of taking care of people.

    A proud heritage of caring

    She always had a desire to help those in need. From volunteering at the hospital, to helping her mom provide in-home nursing care, the young humanitarian continually strived to improve the area around her, but she wanted to do more.

  • U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko
A container delivery system lands at Powidz Air base, Poland, April 15, 2015. The 37th Airlift Squadron had the honor of airdropping the bundle which was a first at Powidz. Approximately 130 service members from throughout Europe along with Airmen from the 302nd Airlift Wing arrived to Powidz to train alongside their Polish counterparts as part of an aviation detachment rotation.

    US drops first CDS at Polish Air Base

    POWIDZ AIR BASE, Poland — For the first time, a container delivery system was airdropped by the 37th Airlift Squadron onto Powidz Air Base, Poland April 15 during an aviation detachment rotation.

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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.

 

News

Sexual assault prevention: moving beyond awareness

WASHINGTON — Since 2001, April has been the month that the nation has focused its attention on sexual assault awareness and the impact this crime has had on its victims.

Features

Charles Tillman, an NFL cornerback who was the Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2013, and Santonio Holmes Jr, an NFL wide receiver and MVP of Super Bowl XLIII, pose for a photo with Staff Sgt. Theresa Buck, 72st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, unit security manager, during the USO’s ProTour 2015, April 15 on Ramstein.

NFL stars visit service members in Germany

Lifestyle & Health

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change. Performing arts: Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Everyman,” a rock mystery with the progressive metal band Vanden Plas, 7:30 p.m. today, May 5, 9 and 15, and 6 p.m. May 3 […]

Sports

Chris ’Lights Out’ Lytle brings MMA, resiliency to KMC

In recent years, celebrities visiting military installations overseas have become a highlight for service members serving in those areas. Free live music, stand-up comedy and other entertainment provide a welcome break from a rigorous operational tempo. - READ MORE...

Sports Shorts – Events and Notices

Ramstein runners pounding the pavement

Schools

School Notes – events and notices

Around the world bingo The Ramstein Intermediate School PTA Around the World Bingo will be on Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and games begin at 6. PTA Members are free.  Members pay $6 per adult, non-members $7 and kids eat […] - READ MORE...

Education Notes

US, NATO allies take flight at Polygone

Education Notes