Post Tagged with: "Boy Scouts"


Photo by Sgt. Maj. Michael PintagroTiger Cub Jayden Moffit receives his stripes from Achley Lyons during the Blue and Gold banquet held Feb. 22 at the Vogelweh Elementary School cafeteria.

Birthday bash marks Scouting anniversary

Courtesy of 21st Theater Sustainment Command

The 2015 edition of the annual Blue and Gold (the Cub Scout colors) banquet at Vogelweh Elementary School commemorated the 105th anniversary of the founding of the Boy Scouts of America and the Cub Scouts program’s 85th birthday, Feb. 22.

March 5, 2015 ×


Cub Scouts celebrate their promotions during a ceremony June 1 at Camp Kachina.

Scouts conduct mass ‘promotion’ at local camp

Story and photos by Sgt. Maj. Michael Pintagro
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

The drawdown made no discernible impact on promotion rates within one local organization: 42 Scouts from Pack 69 embraced new ranks, new roles and, in many cases, new uniforms during a mass “crossover” ceremony held June 1 at Camp Kachina, located just south of Vogelweh.

June 12, 2014 ×


Quinton and Amari Greene, children of Tech. Sgt. Alfred Greene, 86th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, play a game of ring toss.

Day for Kids kicks off youth sports season

by Senior Airman Caitlin Guinazu
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Ramstein hosted its annual Day for Kids event Sept. 7. Ramstein’s youth program and the Boys and Girls Club of America sponsored the day of fun with the purpose of bringing parents and their children together to have a good time.

September 12, 2013 ×


Boy Scouts conduct Scout Expo Saturday

Courtesy of Barbarossa District PAO

The Boy Scouts of America will be conducting a Scout Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center in the Army and Air Force Exchange Service main exchange courtyard.

September 5, 2013 ×


435th CTS renovates Boy Scouts facility

by Airman Dymekre Allen
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Boy Scouts of America will be welcomed in their new and improved operations facility Monday. The building has been under construction to fix safety issues and make the facility feel more like a home away from home for the Scouts since Feb. 11.

September 5, 2013 ×


Photo by Rick ScavettaArmy Staff Sgt. Javier Hernandez, a cadre member at Landstuhl’s Medical Transient Detachment, cleans up trash outside Wilson Barracks in Landstuhl.

Camaraderie comes from ‘Cardiac Hill’ cleanup

by Rick Scavetta
U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern

Armed with brooms and bags, Soldiers from Landstuhl’s Sgt. Audie Murphy Club and local Boy Scouts cleaned up Luitpoldstrasse in Landstuhl — a steep street known locally to troops as “Cardiac Hill.”

August 22, 2013 ×