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Hans Naßhorn from the Kaiserslautern Orchestra visited Sharon Emerling's fifth-grade classroom at Landstuhl Elementary Middle School and allowed Elizabeth White to play his instrument.

Symphony Orchestra performs for LEMS students

Courtesy of Amy Peacemen, Multicultural Committee chairperson

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.

May 21, 2015 ×

School Notes – May 22, 2015

Youth fall sports registration Registration for youth fall sports is open June 1 through July 17. Sports offered are: tackle football, ages 10 to 14; cheerleading, ages 5 to 18; soccer, ages 5 to 15; flag football, ages 5 to 14. Youth must be registered with Child and Youth Services […]

May 21, 2015 ×

School Notes – May 15, 2015

RHS Talent Show Ramstein High School welcomes the community to its second annual talent show at 6:30 p.m., today at Ramstein High School. There will be two dozen three-minute acts showcasing RHS students’ talents. Performances include singing, dancing, comedy and even a unicycle and a banjo. Tickets can be purchased at […]

May 14, 2015 ×

School Notes

Job Shadow Day The 86th Airlift Wing, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, as well as numerous military and civilian organizations will observe Job Shadow Day from 8 a.m. to noon today. Students, sixth grade to 12th grade, will get the chance to explore and directly connect […]

May 7, 2015 ×
School Notes

School Notes

Mother’s Day storytime Rheinland-Pfalz Library invites preschoolers and their parents to a special Mother’s Day storytime at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810. Registration is requested no later than Tuesday. To register for this fun and free event and for more information, call 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322. Healthy family […]

April 30, 2015 ×
School Notes – events and notices

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 […]

April 24, 2015 ×

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. Celebrate Tween Day, the conclusion of National Library Week, from from 3 to 4:30 p.m. today at Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810. Open to patrons […]

April 16, 2015 ×
U.S. Air Force Col. Cloyce Adams, Polygone Warrior Preparation Center Detachment 3 commander, holds a man-portable aircraft survivability trainer at the Polygone Control Center on March 18 in Bann, Germany. The PWPC opened the new PCC, the multimedia training hub for NATO aircrew exercises.

US, NATO allies take flight at Polygone

Story and photo by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Polygone Electronic Warfare Range extended their capabilities with the opening of the Polygone Control Center on March 18 in Bann, Germany.With the PCC, Polygone operators talk to aircraft through a simulator which allows them to send virtual threats to test pilots on their reactions during enemy engagements. The control center offers a consolidated operating system that allows all exercise players to interact on one screen.

April 16, 2015 ×

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. From April 13 to 17, join the Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a week filled with celebrations. Open to patrons of all ages; no registration required. […]

April 9, 2015 ×
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Kaiserslautern High School culinary team prepping for nationals, raising trip funds

by Ikea Simmonds Kaiserslautern High School

Slicing through last month’s competition in Europe has earned the Kaiserslautern High School culinary team a spot at the national competition April 18 to 20 in Anaheim, California.

April 9, 2015 ×