Tricare staff
April 13, 2017
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Whether it is seasonal or a reaction to a specific food, allergies can be bothersome or dangerous. With seasonal allergies, depending on where you live, allergies can begin to affect you as early as February. If you suffer from food or other allergies, the effects can be felt year-round. The key to getting relief is finding out exactly what you are allergic to as soon as... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 13, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office here held a breakfast April 4 at the Hill Aerospace Museum for base personnel and community members. The breakfast was one of several Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month activities planned for April. The Department of Defense’s theme for this year is “Protecting Our People Protects Our Mission.” The theme... Read more
KALETH O. WRIGHT, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force
April 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — The truth is, the vast majority of Airmen we serve alongside have never – and will never – sexually assault another person in their lifetime. Let me say it again for the people in the back – the vast majority of our Airmen HAVE NEVER and WILL NEVER harm another person. Hard stop. But the ability and the responsibility to stop sexual assault does not begin and end here. Every... Read more
April 13, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — At the Hill Exchange, military shoppers are always No. 1. That’s why Exchange managers want to meet them and listen to their questions, comments and concerns.The Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s Meet the Manager program gives Soldiers, families and retirees a chance to learn more about their Exchange benefit and let managers know whether any aspect of the... Read more
Bryan Magana, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
April 13, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Col. David Smith, 419th Fighter Wing commander, and Col. David Lyons, 388th FW commander, took part in a panel discussion on F-35A capability and performance during a national security conference March 31 in Salt Lake City.Hill’s fighter wing commanders participated in “America’s Role in the World,” an annual conference hosted by Rep. Chris Stewart that gathers... Read more
April 13, 2017
DALLAS — For 17 years, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s ‘You Made the Grade’ program has been a cornerstone of military life.Now, students who participated in the program as children are passing it on to another g eneration of military students—and the Exchange is ready to honor their achievements.In recognition of military students who excel, the Exchange is rewarding high-achieving... Read more
MEAGAN JARRELL, 75th Force Support Squadron
April 13, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Team Hill hosted the Air Force Materiel Command and American Federation of Government Employees Council 214 partnership council meeting here March 29-30.The mission of the partnership council is “To develop and advocate the means to fully implement our labor management partnership principles to make AFMC an exciting, productive and rewarding place for our people to... Read more
April 13, 2017
FORT LEE, Va. — Commissaries are observing April, the Month of the Military Child, with giveaways and savings for the entire family.“At the Defense Commissary Agency, we do all we can to provide our military children and their families with significant savings on groceries and household items,” said Tracie Russ, DeCA’s sales director. “With events such as ProCamps and our ‘5-2-1-0’ nutritional... Read more
Hill AFB Civilian Health Promotion Services
April 13, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Civilian Health Promotion Services here — a program that provides free resources to help individuals maintain and improve their health and well-being — is expanding their office hours to accommodate Air Force Materiel Command civilian employees who work non-traditional hours.CHPS will now be open on Wednesday evenings until 5:30 p.m. at their location in building 533,... Read more
SENIOR AIRMAN STORMY ARCHER, 502nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 13, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Members of the 560th Flying Training Squadron hosted the 44th annual Freedom Flyer Reunion and 20th annual POW/MIA (prisoner of war/missing in action) Symposium March 30-31, at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph.The event honored all POW and MIA service members from the Vietnam War and included a wreath-laying ceremony and a missing man formation flyover. Air... Read more

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