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Ramstein to host KMC retiree appreciation day

by Airman 1st Class Savannah L. Waters
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The 86th Airlift Wing is hosting the 2017 Kaiserslautern Military Community Retiree Appreciation Day Oct. 18 at the Ramstein Officer’s Club on Ramstein Air Base. All retirees, whether military, Department of Defense civilians, spouses, widows, or widowers are invited to attend. After breakfast is served at 9 a.m., the official […]

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Revamped Heart Link links spouses

Revamped Heart Link links spouses

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Milton Hamilton Jr.
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Airman and Family Readiness Center held Heart Link, a free event for military spouses, at the Ramstein Officer’s Club Sept. 28.

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KMC Passport Outreach Day takes place Thursday

by 786th Force Support Squadron

The U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt and the Ramstein and U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz passport offices are scheduled to host a Passport Outreach Day 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Bldg. 2402, at Ramstein. Your local USO will also be there to support the event by serving refreshments. This […]

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Blotter — Oct. 13, 2017

Editor’s note: The purpose of the weekly blotter is to deliver a chronological listing of criminal activity in the KMC. The information contained in the blotter is not indicative of crime trends or the targeting of service members or their dependents. The location and nature of the entries is dependent […]

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Take Note — Oct. 13, 2017

Current off-limits list U.S. Forces personnel are prohibited from entering establishments or conducting business with the below firms, individuals, and organizations, except as required by official business. U.S. Forces military members who violate this prohibition are subject to punishment under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Civilians are cautioned these […]

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KMC spouse strengthens community ties; honored for German-American contributions

KMC spouse strengthens community ties; honored for German-American contributions

Story and photo by Tech. Sgt. J. Smith
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A Kaiserslautern Military Com-munity spouse was honored for her contributions to local German and American communities by the Atlantic Academy, Sept. 30, during German-American Day 2017 in Ramstein-Miesenbach. Sugin Musgrave, Ramstein Military Spouse of the Year in 2014 and 2016, contributes her time and knowledge to support U.S. families who […]

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7th MSC Soldiers join international partners in NATO exercise

7th MSC Soldiers join international partners in NATO exercise

Story and photos by Capt. Jeku Arce
221st Public Affairs Detachment

TUZLA, Bosnia and Herzegovina — U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from 7th Mission Support Command participated in “Bosna I Hercegovina 2017” consequence management exercise led by NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre, Sept. 24 to 29. Soldiers from 773rd Civil Support Team, 361st Civil Affairs Brigade, and Medical Support Unit-Europe represented […]

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Keystone Club Adviser Ryan Flynn (Center) assists members with several events to enhance their leadership abilities. This year, the club achieved their Legacy Keystone Charter, which is the highest Keystone level in the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.  — Photo by Mary Ann Davis

Wetzel teens earn highest Keystone Club level

by Mary Ann Davis U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

WETZEL KASERNE, Germany — Wetzel Keystone Club members demonstrated outstanding leadership and character during several community-enhancing events throughout the year, earning them the Legacy Keystone Charter, which is the top level in Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

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Military and civilian officials participate in a groundbreaking ceremony for a school building Sept. 29 at Vogelweh. The U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity is pushing an initiative to establish more student-centered and energy efficient schools.

New elementary school for the KMC

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Kaiserslautern Elementary School’s new campus took place Sept. 29 at Vogelweh.

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Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore, Jr., 86th Airlift Wing commander, and leadership from the 86th Civil Engineer Group and 86th Civil Engineer Squadron gather for the signing of the Kaiserslautern Military Community’s Fire Prevention Proclamation Sept. 28 at Ramstein. This year’s Fire Prevention Week theme, “Every second counts, plan two ways out!”, is to encourage people to have more than one safe exit during a fire incident. — Photo by Airman 1st Class Savannah L. Waters

Fire Prevention Week begins Saturday

Courtesy of KMC Fire Emergency Service

The Kaiserslautern Military Com-munity Fire Emergency Services will kick off Fire Prevention Week with a parade through Ramstein Military Family Housing, Saturday at 10:15 a.m.

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