Archive for January, 2011


Sports

KMC Eagles win USAFE title

KMC Eagles win USAFE title

Story and photos by Ken Robinson
A4 News

The KMC Eagles recently won their third straight U.S. Air Forces in
Europe Ice Hockey Championship.  The Eagles finished first out of 10
teams competing in this year

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Sports

Kingfish swimmers’ meet at SHAPE

Kingfish swimmers’ meet at SHAPE

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Lifestyle

Officials: Dogs must be registered

The union community administration offices of Ramstein-Miesenbach and
Weilerbach ask all dog owners, including Americans, to register their
dogs. Although NATO military members do not have to pay the German dog
tax, they must register their dogs.

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News

Tricare officials improve online communication, access to data

by Donna Miles
American Forces Press Service

Additions to the Tricare military health plan

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Lifestyle

Flying Pig restaurant: Ramstein’s best-kept secret

Flying Pig restaurant: Ramstein’s best-kept secret

by Marissa-Ellen Patterson
86th Force Support Squadron marketing assistant

The Flying Pig barbecue restaurant is one of Ramstein

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Lifestyle

Lake illumination, torch ride lure visitors to Eiswoog Lake

Lake illumination, torch ride lure visitors to Eiswoog Lake

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A special event called

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Features

GAIWC celebrates 55th anniversary

GAIWC celebrates 55th anniversary

“Tradition is important, but we also look to the future.” This is the motto of Bruni Pütz, the German president of the German-American and International Women’s Club. On Jan. 18, 1956, 55 years ago, the first official meeting of the GAIWC took place. Since then it has maintained a “sisterhood […]

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Features

21st TSC Soldier makes USAREUR Soldiers’ Chorus

21st TSC Soldier makes USAREUR Soldiers’ Chorus

by Sgt. Tramel Garrett
21st TSC Public Affairs

Nervous and tense, she got on stage and stood in front of a panel of
judges.  Reaching down deep inside, she opened up and began to sing like
she

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News

Airmen, Soldiers conduct joint training

Airmen, Soldiers conduct joint training

by Tech. Sgt. Markus M. Maier
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Five Army firefighters from the Army Garrison Grafenwöhr, Germany,
joined some of their Air Force counterparts for joint training Jan. 18
on Ramstein.

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News

TSP contribution limits set for 2011

Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board members announced the 2011
elective deferral limit for regular Thrift Savings Plan contributions
will remain $16,500, and TSP catch-up plan contribution limits will
remain at $5,500.

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