Archive for March, 2011


News

Gen. Ham visits Ramstein AOC responsible for air campaign

Gen. Ham visits Ramstein AOC responsible for air campaign

by Staff Sgt. Stefanie Torres
17th Air Force Public Affairs

U.S. Africa Command Commander Army Gen. Carter Ham and his top enlisted
adviser, Command Chief Master Sgt. Jack Johnson Jr., paid a visit to
their air component here Tuesday.

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Sports

March Regional Running Review: A monthly snapshot of local running events

by Maj. Ryan M. Coyne
Contributing writer

Spring has arrived! Well maybe not officially, but the early racing season is certainly in full swing in Germany.

March 25, 2011 ×

News

Officials extend Stop Loss pay deadline to April 8

The deadline for eligible service members, veterans and their
beneficiaries to apply for special retroactive pay as compensation for
involuntary extensions of their military service contracts has been
extended to April 8, Defense Department officials announced March 21.

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News

AF officials launch accountability system for personnel in Japan

Air Force officials have activated the Air Force Personnel
Accountability and Assessment System, or AFPAAS, to monitor the status
and location of all personnel and dependents residing on the island of
Honshu, Japan.

March 25, 2011 ×

Lifestyle

Garden fair opens April 1

Garden fair opens April 1

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Gartenschau Kaiserslautern will reopen its doors for its 11th season April 1.

Gartenschau Queen Victoria will welcome visitors at 10 a.m. at the
fountain near the main entrance and walk with them across the area. The
official season opening with the musical comedians of the Running
Orchestra and the Mabo Band will start at 2 p.m. April 3.

March 25, 2011 ×

Lifestyle

Ride safe,  Team Ramstein

Ride safe, Team Ramstein

The weather in Germany is becoming milder, and motorcycle operators are
getting their bikes ready. The KMC

March 25, 2011 ×

News

Online survey helps DOD set monthly utility allowance

Online survey helps DOD set monthly utility allowance

by Rick Scavetta
U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern

Spc. Raymond Engstrom recently took an online Department of Defense
survey about his monthly expenses living off post

March 25, 2011 ×

News

OHA Survey deadline extended to April 15

The 2011 Overseas Housing Allowance Utility/Recurring Maintenance
Survey, which started March 1 and was scheduled to end Thursday, has
been extended to April 15.

March 25, 2011 ×

Features

Army spouse recognized for efforts in Kaiserslautern

Army spouse recognized for efforts in Kaiserslautern

Story and photos by Rick Scavetta
U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern

Two years ago this spring, Crystal Curran was elected president of the
Kaiserslautern Landstuhl Spouses Association

March 25, 2011 ×

Schools

2011/2012 school year re-registration coming soon

Re-registration for the 2011/2012 school year will take place from Monday to April 1.

March 25, 2011 ×