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Numerous walking groups, floats and music bands take part in the Rheinland-Pfalz State Fair parade starting at 1 p.m. June 5 in Alzey.

    State fair takes place June 3 to 5 in Alzey

    The annual Rheinland-Pfalz State Fair will take place June 3 to 5 in the city of Alzey. Cities and union communities of the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, charity organizations and military forces will participate in the fair to demonstrate who they are and what they have to offer.

  • Airman 1st Class Trandon Sowell, 721st Aerial Port Squadron passenger service agent and physical training leader, demonstrates how to do a correct situp before a fitness assessment April 12 on Ramstein. Airmen who train to become a physical training leader are augmented to assist with running fitness assessments.

    86th FSS FAC keeps Airmen fit to fight

    As part of the overall Airman concept, each individual is required to complete a fitness assessment at least once a year. In order to be fit for the mission, these tests are crucial to the Air Force’s success.

  • Members of the 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron participate in tug of war during the Battle of the Badges competition May 19 on Ramstein. Airmen and Soldiers participated in multiple events to determine the best local police unit. After hours of competition, the 435th Security Forces Squadron was declared the winner.

    KMC celebrates National Police Week

    Military law enforcement members from the local area came out to participate in the “Battle of the Badges” competition May 19 on Ramstein.

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Airmen from the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron train during an exercise May 11 on Ramstein. The 86th AES Airmen run through simulations like this to keep their training current and to ensure the best care to patients.

Airmen build camaraderie during Nurses, Technicians Appreciation Week

Lifestyle & Health

Mark Your Calendar – May 27, 2016

Events » The spring-summer Special Olympics will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 3 at the Southside Fitness Center track and field on Ramstein. The Special Olympics is an international program of athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. The event holds a variety of Olympic-type […]


Sports Shorts – May 27, 2016

Memorial ruck march The Ramstein Chief’s Group will host the first-ever Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Paul Airey Memorial Ruck March/Run at 8:30 a.m. today at Southside Fitness Center on Ramstein. The event is an opportunity to honor the first chief master sergeant of the Air Force and […] - READ MORE...

Sports Shorts – May 20, 2016

KHS cheers on classmates

Sports Shorts – May 13, 2016


UMUC graduates honored at 64th commencement

The day was full of triumphant smiles and jubilant cheers as years of hard work and dedication were celebrated by more than 200 University of Maryland University College Europe graduates April 30 at the Gartenschau Event Hall in Kaiserslautern. - READ MORE...

DODEA, local schools strengthen partnerships

Children learn about space medicine at LRMC

School Notes – May 27, 2016