• Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., 86th Airlift Wing commander, marshals in the newest C-130J Super Hercules in the fleet, piloted by Col. Joseph H. Wenckus, 86th AW vice commander, Dec. 4. The C-130J is known as the workhorse of the military ready for any mission , anytime, anywhere. — Photo by Senior Airman Devin Boyer

    USAF’s newest Herc joins Ramstein fleet

    A crew assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron crossed the Atlantic Ocean to retrieve a brand new C-130J Super Hercules from the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company production facility, in Marietta, Georgia, Nov. 29. The C-130J, an upgraded version of the C-130 Hercules legacy model, adds 15 feet to the fuselage […]

  • Santa Claus makes his appearance at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Ramstein-Miesenbach Cinnamon and Waffles Market.

    Ramstein’s Christmas market offers gift ideas, food, entertainment

    Ramstein-Miesenbach will sponsor its 13th annual Christmas market called “Cinnamon and Waffles Market” today, Saturday and Sunday on the local Marktplatz in the center of town.

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Although suicide and suicidal attempts don’t happen as frequently over the holidays, learn about the available resources to provide help just in case. Servicemembers, including members of the National Guard and Reserves, along with their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online at www.MilitaryCrisisLine.net or send a text message to 838255 to receive free, confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

    Suicide myths and facts over the holidays

    With the joy of the holiday season right around the corner, should people be worried about suicide? Definitely, because suicide awareness and prevention are topics people should be concerned about year-round, said Yancy Chandler, U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Suicide Prevention Program manager.

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Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., 86th Airlift Wing commander, marshals in the newest C-130J Super Hercules in the fleet, piloted by Col. Joseph H. Wenckus, 86th AW vice commander, Dec. 4. The C-130J is known as the workhorse of the military ready for any mission , anytime, anywhere. — Photo by Senior Airman Devin Boyer

USAF’s newest Herc joins Ramstein fleet

A crew assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron crossed the Atlantic Ocean to retrieve a brand new C-130J Super Hercules from the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company production facility, in Marietta, Georgia, Nov. 29. The C-130J, an upgraded version of the C-130 Hercules legacy model, adds 15 feet to the fuselage […]

Features

Mentoring the future

Mentoring the future

Service member and civilian volunteers in the Kaisers-lautern Military Community made strides to inspire and mentor children with special needs at the KMC Winter Special Olympics at the Vogelweh Military Complex, Dec. 1.

Lifestyle & Health

Sankt Wendel combines tradition with medieval market

Sankt Wendel combines tradition with medieval market

The city of Sankt Wendel will hold its Christmas market combined with a medieval market Saturday to Dec. 17. More than 160 little decorated houses and booths will offer arts and crafts, gift ideas and regional culinary specialties 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Thursday, and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Sports

Sports Shorts — Dec. 8, 2017

Volleyball Officials Clinic & Practicum Tournament If you are interested in being certified or re-certifying as a volleyball official come out to the Officials Clinic & Practium Tournament Jan. 23 to 27. Clinic takes place Jan. 23 to 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, at the Baumholder Education Center, […] - READ MORE...

Sports Shorts — Dec. 1, 2017

Stuttgart turns back Ramstein for DoDEA championship 2017

Winter ski and snowboard destinations