Archive for March, 2016


Sports

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Army Physician Assistant Capt. Tyson Baynes (left) joins members of the San Francisco 49ers Medical Staff during his Training with Industry assignment. To his left are Certified Athletic Trainer Laura Schnettgoecke, Physical Therapist Ryan Donahue, Certified Athletic Trainer Manny Rivera, 49ers Head Coach Jim Tomsula, Head Athletic Trainer Jeff Ferguson, and Certified Athletic Trainers Ray Martinez, Iain Mistrot Bart Jamison.

Army captain partners with NFL for TBI Collaboration

by Capt. Tyson Baynes Baumholder Health Clinic

If you’re in the military, you’ve more than likely attended required annual training that covers traumatic brain injuries. You’ve learned that an individual who has sustained a concussion and not recovered isn’t at full operating capacity.

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Sports

Sports Shorts – April 1, 2016

Women’s soccer players needed The FV Olympia Ramstein women’s soccer team is looking for players age 16 and older. Practice is held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday at the FV Olympia Ramstein soccer field at Am Hocht, across from the Esso station in Ramstein village. Come […]

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Schools

School Notes – April 1, 2016

School Notes – April 1, 2016

Volunteers and donations needed Landstuhl Elementary Middle School is looking for volunteers to help with the Parent Teacher Student Association Spring Carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Landstuhl, Bldg 3830. Volunteers are needed for various activities and hours on the day of the carnival, including face painters, […]

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News

Community Corner – April 1, 2016

Airman & Family Readiness Center For more information or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » Ramstein Spouses Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC TUESDAY » Sponsoring in the KMC: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC » Reintegration briefing: 9 to 10:30 a.m., […]

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Lifestyle

Mark Your Calendar – April 1, 2016

Events » The Kaiserslautern Cancer Benefit Group will sponsor their first annual Black and Purple Gala at 6 p.m. Saturday at the culture center, Haus des Buergers, in Ramstein-Miesenbach. The highlight will be a silent auction of items ranging from kitchenware to baskets of wines. Children’s artworks will be on display […]

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Lifestyle

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Jazz festival at Kammgarn
The Kammgarn Kaiserslautern presents the International Jazz Festival Wednesday to April 9. A NATO Jazz Night with the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band, the Big Band of the Heeresmusikkorps Koblenz and the local formation Jazzbuehne meets Jutta Brandl is scheduled for April 8. Tickets cost €19. The four-day festival ticket costs €52. For details, visit www.kammgarn.de.

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights – April 1, 2016

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.

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Lifestyle

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The annual ceramics market in Homburg takes place Saturday and Sunday and presents a lot of everyday items.

Homburg hosts ceramics market Saturday and Sunday

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Homburg will hold its 18th annual ceramics market Saturday and Sunday in the center of town. For the first time, this market will take place after the Easter holidays rather than before.

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Features

Fire safety tips to follow this spring

Courtesy of the 86th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Prevention office

The warm spring weather has finally arrived. It’s time to enjoy our barbecues and evenings with a fire pit or campfire. Please follow these KMC Fire Emergency Services safety tips when using a grill, fire pit or campfire.

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News

Photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Franjo Cesar
Slovenian army Sgt. L. Zagorsek performs pushups while American Soldiers grade him in the Army Physical Fitness Test event at this year’s 16th Sustainment Brigade Best Warrior Competition March 7 at Baumholder. Soldiers from the 16th Sustainment Brigade and the Slovenian Armed Forces Logistics Brigade competed from March 7 to 11. The competition tested the aptitudes of Soldiers in events to determine the group's top Soldier, NCO and officer in 2016 and was the second test between the two nations. Last year, the Americans sent a squad to Slovenia for the competition, and this year, three Slovenians came to Baumholder to compete.

16th SB Soldiers, Slovenian counterparts compete for Best Warrior

by Sgt. 1st Class Michael O’Brien 16th Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs

Soldiers from the 16th Sustainment Brigade and the Slovenian Armed Forces Logistics Brigade competed together in the 16th Sustainment Brigade Best Warrior Competition March 7 to 11 at Baumholder.

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News

Capt. Jennifer Bromm, trial counsel, and Capt. Matt Montazzoli, administrative law attorney, both of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, provide legal information to junior and senior students in Mark Fairchild’s Street Law class March 25 at Kaiserslautern High School on Vogelweh. These students are preparing for the upcoming mock trial to be held as part of the 21st TSC Law Day celebration on May 2.

Funded law school available for eligible 21st TSC officers

Story and photo by Ronnie Schelby 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

Have you ever thought about becoming part of the oldest law firm in the United States? If you are currently serving as a captain or lieutenant in the fields of operations, operations support, force sustainment or health services, your opportunity to pursue this field is now available through the 2016 Funded Legal Education Program.

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