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The allowance designed to offset overseas prices will increase or remain steady for service members stationed in Germany beginning March 1. 
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COLA to increase, remain same for service members in Germany

The allowance designed to offset overseas prices will increase or remain steady for service members stationed in Germany beginning March 1.

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Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Leo Gray, third from left, poses for a photo with then Maj. Natosha Reed, Air Command and Staff College student, third from right, and other military members during the ACSC’s 2016 Gathering of Eagles event, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, May 31, 2016. Gray, one of the original Tuskegee Airmen, gave a speech during the event. Courtesy photo

86 FSS commander: True leaders serve

She climbs the four flights of metal stairs, traversing her way to the top floor of the Force Support Squadron. Reaching the top, she turns and looks out over the Enlisted Club parking lot, recalling memories of the festivals that are held there throughout the year.

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February 10 12:03 p.m.: Larceny of private property in Einsiedlerhof 13:30 p.m.: Larceny of private property in Kaiserslautern 2:15 p.m.: Damage to private property in Landstuhl 4:16 p.m.: Larceny of private property in Einsedlerhof February 11 8:10 a.m.: Major traffic collision in Ramstein-Miesenbach 1:52 p.m.: Damage to private property in […]

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Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery Test The ASVAB test will be given at Ramstein High School on Saturday, March 7. The test will begin at 8 a.m. You must arrive to the exam by 7:45 a.m. For more information please contact the RHS guidance office at DSN 480-6951 or civ […]

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The Housing Hype

Living Off Base Did you know? Prior to moving into your new residence, it’s very important to complete the USAFE Form 333a, “Premises Condition Inventory,” (Checklist) with your landlord. Completing your home’s condition inventory can protect you from future liabilities when it comes time to move out of your residence. […]

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Lt. Gen. Douglas Gabram, IMCOM Commanding General Photo by U.S. Army

New IMCOM commander addresses Installation Innovation Forum

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — In his first official event representing U.S. Army Installation Management Command to an external audience, U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Douglas Gabram, IMCOM commanding general, described actions the Army is taking to strengthen Soldier, family and Civilian readiness. Gabram, who assumed command of IMCOM Jan. 22, addressed […]

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U.S. Army Maj. Elizabeth Jauregui, The Joint Commission readiness officer at LRMC, provides feedback to U.S. Air Force Capt. Christopher Hardwick, during a Joint Commission tracer, Jan. 15. These mock surveys aid hospital sections in improving patient safety, care and processes.

LRMC upholds Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval

Landstuhl Regional Medical Center upheld The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation following a recent survey which reflect LRMC’s commitment to TJC’s standards and elements of performance, the same standards, and elements used to survey civilian healthcare facilities.

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Air Force’s proposed $169 billion budget focuses on ‘great power competition,’ readiness, establishing Space Force

Air Force’s proposed $169 billion budget focuses on ‘great power competition,’ readiness, establishing Space Force

The Department of the Air Force released a $169 billion budget proposal Feb. 10, which for the first time includes funding for the newly created U.S. Space Force while also focusing funds to help both services modernize, address threats from Russia and China, and sustain readiness.

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Combating electronic warfare: 1 CBCS’ secret weapon

Combating electronic warfare: 1 CBCS’ secret weapon

Imagine waking up in the unknown with no knowledge of your surroundings, without a single piece of working technology. You can’t contact anyone, you can’t determine your location through GPS, and you can’t access the internet for how-to videos on survival.

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February 3
5:12 a.m.: Theft of a motor vehicle in Ramstein-Miesenbach

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