Archive for April, 2015


Sports

Sports Shorts

USAG cross country 10 miler Are you a long distance runner or practicing for a marathon? The USAG Rheinland-Pfalz Cross Country Invitational 10 miler will be held on May 16. Registration for the run is from 9 to 10:15 a.m. on Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 370. The run begins at […]

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Schools

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 […]

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Sports

Events like the German-
American 5K are one way that civilians can get moving and get fit. Courtesy photo by Brandon Beach

Get moving, get fit with civilian fitness program

by Marisa Novobilski 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

For three hours during the work week, Brandon Beach ties on his running shoes and hits the trails near Panzer Kaserne.He’s training to run a trail marathon mid-May, and he needs as much time as possible to get ready.

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Lifestyle

Community Corner

Airman & Family Readiness Center For more information or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » Transition GPS — Separatees: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., A&FRC » Ramstein Spouses orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » USAJobs workshop: 1 to 3 p.m., […]

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Lifestyle

Mark Your Calendar – May 1, 2015

Events » Landstuhl Library hosts its 2nd Annual Star Wars Art Contest Celebration Monday. Celebrate Star Wars Day at the library and then submit your best Star Wars creation for a chance to win a Star Wars themed gift basket. Submissions will be accepted today through May 30. Open to all […]

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Lifestyle

Trace Adkins jams with the lead guitarist in his band during a USO concert for members of the KMC April 20 on Ramstein.

Trace Adkins visits Ramstein

Photos by Airman 1st Class Tryphena Mayhugh
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Lifestyle

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change. Performing arts: Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Viel Lärm um nichts,” a comedy by William Shakespeare, in German, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 16, 26 and 30, and 6 p.m. May […]

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Lifestyle

Courtesy photo
The mineral fair in Freisen displays various minerals, gem stones and jewelry 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday in the local town hall.

Mineral club holds fair in Freisen

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affair

The Freisen Mineral Club will sponsor its annual mineral fair 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the town hall (Buchwaldhalle), in Freisen.

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Lifestyle

Courtesy photos
Nanstein Castle in Landstuhl is the stage for the castle event days Thursday through May 10.

Landstuhl celebrates legendary castle event days

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The state of Rheinland-Pfalz named 2015 the Sickingen Year. Landstuhl, known as the Sickingen city, with its popular Nanstein Castle and its rich history dating back to Sir Franz of Sickingen, sets the perfect stage for the legendary castle event days beginning Thursday through May 10.

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News

AF begins testing phase for women in combat roles

by Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Command Information

WASHINGTON — In April, the Air Force began conducting physical evaluations required to explore opening the last six career fields that are currently closed to women.

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