Archive for June, 2019


News

Army Veterinarians help Air Force ensure safe MEDEVAC of military working dogs

Army Veterinarians help Air Force ensure safe MEDEVAC of military working dogs

Story and photos by Michelle Thum Regional Health Command Europe Veterinary Medical Center Europe veterinarians trained flight nurses and technicians of the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron on treatment and management of military working dogs last week at Ramstein Air Base. Military working dog training is a new item on the […]

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News

Fallen Soldier Donor Memorial unveiled at LRMC

Fallen Soldier Donor Memorial unveiled at LRMC

Story and photos by Alofagia Oney Regional Health Command Europe  Since 2003, 83 U.S. service members who died at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center made their last act of service to mankind one of charity, saving 236 lives through organ donation. On May 28, their actions were permanently immortalized during the […]

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News

Ramstein migrates to Cloud

by Tech. Sgt. J. Smith 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Ramstein as well as all of United States Air Forces in Europe email accounts will migrate to the Cloud. Some tenant units began their migration June 5, and the communications squadron announced that the wing should make the transition by […]

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Lifestyle

Germans observe Pentecost Sunday, Monday

Germans observe Pentecost Sunday, Monday

by Jutta Lausberg-Saam 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Germans observe Pfingsten this Sunday and Monday. Also known as Whitsunday and Whitmonday, Pentecost is a religious fest and an official holiday in Germany. All stores and public offices are closed. Other European countries celebrating Pentecost are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Hungary, […]

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Lifestyle

OUTDOOR RECREATION

OUTDOOR RECREATION

Kaiserslautern Kaiserslautern Outdoor Recreation, Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2905, 493-4117 or 0631-3406-4117. Mon. to Fri. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on federal holidays. https://kaiserslautern.armymwr.com Alpine Fishing Weekend Austria June 14 to 17 Cost: Starting at $399 per person This special fishing trip will delight all anglers looking for a challenge […]

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Schools

RMS presents two nights of stellar productions

RMS presents two nights of stellar productions

Story by Sequinn Lee Photos by David Eldredge Ramstein Middle School The 7th period drama class performed “12 Angry Pigs,” a one-act production written by Wade Bradford, on May 29 In this comical yet surprisingly educational parody of “Twelve Angry Men,” a certain wolf is on trial for blowing down […]

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Schools

EDUCATION NOTES

Voice Lessons Children ages 8 to 18 can now learn how to develop a strong, healthy singing voice with SKIESUnlimited Voice Lessons! Private lessons are offered on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2901 and Landstuhl, Bldg. 3819. Participants will be trained on breath control, music theory and vocal techniques. For more information […]

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Sports

SPORTS BULLETIN

Youth World Cup Soccer Tourney KMC District Soccer invites local soccer fans to join the club as it welcomes more than 75 youth teams from around Europe to the KMC area to compete in a U.S. Youth Soccer Europe “World Cup” tournament June 8 to 9 at the club’s fields […]

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Lifestyle

MARK YOUR CALENDAR June 2019

KMC Grapes and Graffiti at Kazabra Club: Join us for an unforgettable evening of friends and painting, hosted by the Arts and Crafts Center at Kazabra Club (Vogelweh, Bldg.2057). This adult only gathering is open to ID cardholders age 18 and above. Absolutely NO painting skills are required; you will […]

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Lifestyle

Smallest town in Pfalz holds medieval market

Smallest town in Pfalz holds medieval market

by 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs   Editor’s Note: This article was published in a previous edition of the Kaiserslautern American and the information has been updated to reflect this year’s event. Obermoschel in the Don­nersberg area will hold a medieval market June 14 to 16 at its nearby castle called […]

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