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  • School out ... teen center in

    The 2012-13 Department of Defense Dependents Schools - Europe school year comes to a close 14 June.Parents looking to keep their children involved in youth programs can contact the Spangdahlem teen center.The teen center offers a variety of programs from sports camps to fitness and instructional camp activities. The center will be hosting a
  • Spangdahlem challenged with summer safety

    The Air Force Critical Days of Summer Campaign began Memorial Day weekend and ends Sept. 2, 2013. Critical Days of Summer is the Air Force's summer safety campaign. The largest movement of safety occurs in the summer because the weather is nice and more activities with a higher potential for mishaps are available.The campaign raises awareness of
  • Spangdahlem launches final A-10 sortie in Europe

    The U.S. Air Force launched the final A-10 Thunderbolt II tactical sortie in Europe at Spangdahlem AB May 14, 2013.The airframe belongs to the 52nd Fighter Wing's 81st Fighter Squadron, which inactivates in June."I'm proud to be a part of the last sortie," said Lt. Col. Jeff Hogan, 81st director of operations and a pilot from today's flight. "It's
  • BHS students visit German counterparts

    Editor's note: This is part two of a three part series highlighting a school exchange program with Bitburg High School and a local German Gymnasium. This part of the series features the second exchange held at St.-Willibrord-Gymnasium.More than 20 Bitburg High School students visited St.-Willibrord-Gymnasium, a local German school, for an exchange
  • Silent auction to raise money for Operation Warm Heart

    A silent auction for more than 100 autographed sports, TV and entertainment memorabilia takes place 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. , May 31 at the Brick House.The Spangdahlem's First Sergeant Council is sponsoring the event to raise funds for Operation Warm Heart, a program designed to help offset the needs of Airmen facing emergency-related financial