The End of Summer Airmen's Bash organization committee is seeking volunteers for the series of events set for all senior airmen, grades E-4 and below, and their families which will be spread over the course of three days, Sept. 30-Oct 2.Weekly meetings are in the 75th Force Support Squadron Conference Room, Building 180, Room 210-212, on Thursdays at 9 a.m.Among the events will be an afternoon... Read more
Education fair in the park The Education Office at Hill Air Force Base is holding an Education Fair today at Centennial Park from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. More than 30 colleges and universities will be represented. For more information, contact the Education Office at 777-2710. Friday water outage for work on utility There will be a water outage in order to tie in required new fire suppression system... Read more
LOA to hold new membership lunch The Logistics Officer Association invites all members and those interested in becoming members to join the group for a luncheon with Maj. Gen. Andrew Busch on Sept. 25 at 11 a.m. Lunch will be held at the Log Cabin and will consist of a catered Dutch-oven style meal including an entrée, salad, drink and roll at a cost of $10. Busch is the Ogden Air Logistics... Read more
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Lee Anne Hensley, Hilltop Times staff
Jose Garcia, Ogden Air Logistics Center Engineering Directorate Defense Logistics Agency 339 Engineering Support manager, accepted the collateral duty of Hispanic Employment Program Manager less than a year ago and, to this day, he continues to find ways to reach out to the Hispanic populations both on and off base."Most of (my outreach) has been through word-of-mouth so far, and now I have a... Read more
A Halo Tournament will be held on Monday, Sept. 21, at the BX Food Court. Participants will need to sign up at GameStop and must be 17 years of age or older to participate due to the mature rating of the game. Taco Bell and Anthony's Pizza will be open during this event so that food and drinks will be available for purchase. The tournament will start at 8:30 p.m and will be played on four big... Read more
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Catherine Cornett, Hilltop Times correspondent
It may not be Christmas yet, but they're already hanging ornaments on a tree over at Hill's Gerrity Memorial Library.What's the cause for the early tree decoration? This year the base library, along with many other base libraries around the world, is taking part in the fourth annual Heroes' Tree program, sponsored by the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University in Indiana.This is a... Read more
Cold season has arrived! Not feeling so well and not sure what to do? Review your "Take Care of Yourself" book. Still not sure? See your local friendly nurse at the Cold Care Clinic located in the Airmen Clinic. You will receive home care advice and over-the-counter medications, if appropriate.Hours of operation are as follows: Weekdays except Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-9:40 a.m. and 2:20 p.m.-3:20 p.m... Read more
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Master Sgt. Ben Gonzales, Defense Media Activity-San Antonio
WASHINGTON -- The 2009 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year were recognized in a special ceremony during the 2009 Air Force Association Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition Sept. 14 at the National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Md.Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Roy hosted the evening's events that highlighted this year's 12 Airmen who represent more than 400,000 enlisted members of... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times editor
Just as the season starts to chill and the days shorten, you might conclude outdoor recreation offerings at Hill Air Force Base also get ready for hibernation. Not so, says Chris Breck, Outdoor Adventure director.Trips are being planned and are set to take place, rentals are ongoing, bicycles are being fixed and a pheasant hunting trip will take place later next month. Meetings for volunteers are... Read more
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Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times editor
Due to the combined efforts of those who participated in the push-ups contest on Aug. 19, and those who sponsored competitors, a total of $1,622 was raised for the Team Hill awards programs, Junior Enlisted Center, Airmen Against Drunk Driving, Enlisted Spouses Group and other charitable efforts and entities at Hill Air Force Base.Sean Conorich, a contractor with the 75th Security Forces Squadron... Read more