Archive for April, 2018


Features

Earth Day 2018 — Time to think about our mother Earth

Earth Day 2018 — Time to think about our mother Earth

by 86th Civil Engineer Squadron

“Building a sustainable society is the critical challenge of this century. Everything depends on it.” (Senator Nelson, Founder, Earth Day)

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Health, News

Alcohol Awareness Month informs, promotes healthy lifestyle

Alcohol Awareness Month informs, promotes healthy lifestyle

by Erinn Burgess U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz
Public Affairs Office

The Army recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month as a time to promote self-awareness by encouraging people to take a look at their alcohol consumption and how it might be affecting their lives. During April, U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Army Substance Abuse Program aims to inform the community about the dangers of high-risk drinking, help people increase or maintain a healthy lifestyle and reduce alcohol-related incidents.

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News

US troops jump to stay certified

US troops jump to stay certified

by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
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Lifestyle

Follow the German Timber-frame Road

Follow the German Timber-frame Road

by Ruth Cuevas
contributing writer

Continued from March 30 and April 6 Monschau: On the westernmost edge of Germany along the Belgian border, is the town of Monschau. Monschau is located in the District of Aachen, in the state of North Rhine Westphalia. Traversed by the river Rur and surrounded by mountains, its clean air, […]

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Sports

Kaiserslautern, Ramstein soccer coaches step aside

Kaiserslautern, Ramstein soccer coaches step aside

Story and photo by Thomas Warner contributing writer

Less than a year after Kaiserslautern High School won the boys DODEA soccer championship, head coach Enrique John has stepped down from his top post. John said he chose to “do what was best for the program at this given time” and elected three weeks ago to hand the controls to top assistants Dominic Stumpf and Lisa Rimmler.

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Sports

Area prep softball teams building something new

Area prep softball teams building something new

Story and photos by Thomas Warner
contributing writer

Ramstein returns the top pitcher in all of DODEA and can hit for power while Kaiserslautern thinks it can also have a say in this season’s high school softball scenario. The rivals will play during the last week of the regular season and maybe again at the annual Europeans tournament.

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Lifestyle

Mark your calendar — April 13, 2018

Events 21st TSC hosts 2018 European Sustainment Ball: The 21st Theater Sustainment Command will be hosting its European Sustainment Ball, Saturday. The event will be hosted by Maj. Gen. Steven A. Shapiro, 21st TSC commander, at the Officer’s Club at Ramstein Air Base. The event will start at 5 p.m. […]

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Lifestyle

Community Corner — April 13, 2018

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY Want to learn about VA Benefits?: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. TUESDAY Key Spouse Monthly Luncheon & Training: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Officer’s […]

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Schools

Education Notes — April 13, 2018

Fairy Tales at your Library On April 28, celebrate all things fairy tales and magical creatures with a puppet story time, crafts, and more. Everyone is encouraged to dress up. All ages are welcome to attend. No admission fee. No registration required. 10 a.m. to noon. Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Landstuhl, Bldg. […]

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Sports

Sports Shorts — April 13, 2018

CMSAF Paul Airey Ruck/March/Run CMSAF Paul Airey Ruck/March/Run will take place June 1, 8:30 a.m. at the Southside Fitness Center on Ramstein AB. Pre-registration is May 26. The goal of this event is three pronged. One: Honor our first CMSAF and his legacy as he bravely carried out his mission […]

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