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Street SMART

Street SMART

***image1***People should use caution when approaching a five-way intersection. Obey posted traffic signs and collisions can be avoided in this area. Do not attempt to second guess drivers’ intentionsif they have their turn signals on. Allow drivers room to make their turns before trying to drive around them.

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A Moment in Air Force History

A Moment in Air Force History

Question: What Air Force operation in 1997 airlifted African peacekeepers to Liberia to restore order after a civil war?

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Family classes offer support

Susan Curry
Ramstein Family Advocacy

The Family Advocacy Program helps couples strengthen their marital relationship, and parents to manage conflicts and behavioral problems with their children.

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Physician advises caution with supplements

Capt. (Dr.) Adrian Stull
86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron

With the recent implementation of new Air Force fitness standards, abdominal circumference has taken on new emphasis. As a result, some members are seeking methods for rapid fat loss in an effort to reduce their girth. Members may be tempted to turn to herbs, alternative medications and supplements in an attempt to make weight loss easier. These unregulated medications can carry with them a number of risks.

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Leaders call for re-energized suicide-prevention efforts

G.W. Pomeroy
Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs

After 11 active-duty suicides since Jan. 1 and 14 during the final quarter of 2003, Air Force senior leaders are asking commanders and leaders across the service to assess and re-energize suicide prevention efforts at all levels.

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KMC pulls together, sends Iraq donations

KMC pulls together, sends Iraq donations

Christine June
415th Base Support Battalion

It all started with a mass e-mail that reached Kristi Jens, a community volunteer, and soon Iraqi children and adults will be wearing clothes donated by the KMC.

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Commander’s Action Line

Commander’s Action Line

Issue:
Combat Proud crews removed most of the outdoor benches from Ramstein Family Housing.

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Construction to begin on Landstuhl access gate

Construction to begin on Landstuhl access gate

Christine June
415th Base Support Battalion

Construction on Gate 3, the inbound access to Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, begins March 8 and is scheduled to be completed in December.

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Commentary

Take care of family needs before deployments

Take care of family needs before deployments

Maj. Brian Barthel
568th Security Forces Squadron commander

In this time of high operations tempo both home station and deployed, I think it is important that we stop and reflect on why we joined our exceptional Air Force.

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Commentary

Meet the Commander – Leader places focus on people

Meet the Commander – Leader places focus on people

Staff Sgt. M. Davis
Kaiserslautern American editor

The people in an organization are what make or break the mission

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