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Immunization program resumes administering anthrax vaccine

by Gerry Gilmore
American Forces Press Service

A federal judge ruled Jan. 7 that the Defense Department could again legally administer anthrax immunizations to troops.
That same day, Department of Defense personnel chief, Dr. David Chu, noted in a department wide memorandum that military commanders

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Program encourages singles membership

Program encourages singles membership

by Christine June
415th Base Support Battalion

The BOSS program in most Army communities stands for Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers; however, in the KMC, it stands for Better Opportunities for Single Servicemembers.

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Hospital names NCO, Soldier of year

by Sgt. Phillip Breedlove Jr.
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

The Landstuhl Regional Medical Center NCO and Soldier of the Year for 2003 was named recently at the LRMC Holiday Ball.
The NCO of the Year was Sgt. Deanna Swords, NCO in charge of the LRMC Gastroentemology Clinic, and the Soldier of the Year was Spc. Gurusaha Good, medical specialist with LRMC Medical Surgical Ward. They each won nearly $3,000 in prizes.
Sergeant Swords said winning the competition required a combination of skill, preparation and luck.

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New intervention program combats childhood obesity

Spc. Todd Goodman
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center

Vending machines in schools, poor food choices and video game exercise has turned children and teens into larger, plumper versions of themselves. Landstuhl Regional Medical Center

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Army railhead training on track

Army railhead training on track

Master Sgt. Sue Harper
21st Theater Support Command Public Affairs

A frequently heard phrase in the Army is

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Commander’s Action Line

Commander’s Action Line

The Action Line is your link to me to help answer questions and concers about life in the KMC.
When normal command angency channels haven

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KMC needs volunteers

KMC needs volunteers

Catherine Locke
415th Base Support Battalion

The 415th Base Support Battalion

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News

Community service foundation of MLK Jr.’s dream

Gen. Robert H.

Americans all over the world will pause Jan. 19 to reflect upon and honor the commitment and legacy of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The national holiday honors the steadfast efforts of this great American who relentlessly fought for the dream of human dignity and equality

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Ramstein stands up new air base wing

Ramstein stands up new air base wing

Staff Sgt. M. Davis
Kaiserslautern American editor

Ramstein welcomed its first female wing commander in a unique change of command and reorganization ceremony Thursday separating the host wing into two.

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Commentary

Airlift wing commander takes on operations mission

Airlift wing commander takes on operations mission

Col. Rob Kane - 86th Airlift Wing commander

Yesterday we all participated in a historic event, the reorganization of Team Ramstein

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