• Scott Lockard, left, 86th Airlift Wing vice director, shows Nicole Steingaß, Rheinland-Pfalz state secretary, a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft on Ramstein Air Base, Nov. 20. Steingaß coordinates between the Rheinland-Pfalz and U.S. Forces that operate within its borders.

    Rheinland-Pfalz state secretary visits Ramstein

    Nicole Steingaß, Rhein-land-Pfalz state secretary, visited Ramstein Air Base Nov. 20. Accompanying Steingaß were Carsten Göller, state coordinator for military affairs, and Udo Rzany, military affairs administrator. U.S. military installations in Germany, including Ramstein, adhere to German law. Many German officials operate on Ramstein, such as the veterinarians and federal […]

  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Kevin Edwards, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa joint interface control officer, receives a coin from Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett during a tour of the 603rd Air and Space Operations Center at Ramstein Air Base, Nov. 22. Photo by Master Sgt. Renae Pittman

    SecAF, CSAF end overseas tour with visit to Ramstein

    The Chief of Staff of the Air Force escorted the 25th Secretary of the Air Force on an overseas tour of military installations, where she immersed herself with the scope of missions supporting real world contingency, humanitarian and NATO alliance operations. Rounding off a multi-day tour spanning the U.S. Central […]



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David Chinchen, USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Rhine Ordnance Barracks postal service employee, checks the small packages boxes for a customer’s mail at the ROB Postal Services Center package pickup window.

Postal Service employees ramp up for holiday surge

November started a two-month holiday season operational surge for garrison postal service employees that will last until mid-January.


U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Travis L. Rucker, 65th Air Base Group first sergeant, poses for a photo at Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal, November 21. Rucker, who followed his love of aviation and engines, joined the USAF in 1998.

Diamond on the rock

LAJES FIELD, Portugal — There are two fundamental necessities for the formation of a diamond, extreme temperatures and tons of pressure. That helps explain why the crown jewel in the arsenal of the United States Air Force is the “First Sergeant.”

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Hitscherhof celebrates first Christmas market

Hitscherhof celebrates first Christmas market

Hitscherhof’s first-ever Christmas market takes place today and tomorrow. The market countess of Sickinger Land, Jasmin Klein, with the help of Princess Aileen from the carnival association Donsieders, Santa Claus and the student’s group of the music association Muenchweiler will officially open the event tonight at 6 p.m.


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Table tennis tournaments Be sure to bring your A-Game to the table every Friday at the Baumholder Warrior Zone for the Friday’s Blitz Table Tennis Tournaments from 6 to 8 p.m. Open to those 18 +. For more information contact the Warrior Zone, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8218. 531-2914; 0611-143-531-2914. Dart […] - READ MORE...

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Harlem Globetrotters entertain KMC community

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Education Notes

Korean language lessons Gift your child the gift of a second, or maybe even third language. SKIESUnlimited is now offering Korean language lessons. Open to all youth ages 5-18 with a military I.D. that are registered with CYS Services. For more information or to register, please contact Parent Central Services, […] - READ MORE...

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Education Notes

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