Hilltop Times staff
Continuing through Aug. 15 Wardleigh Road will experience lane restrictions to allow manhole access for workers. One eastbound lane will close from Building 849 to Building 847 and one northbound lane at Building 1205. The lane will be closed about 500 feet between manholes. The closure is needed to ensure the safety of workers. Any questions concerning construction should be directed to Gerard... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
There are still slots available for an Aug. 20-22 trip to Jackson Hole to do some white water rafting. If you haven't been to Jackson Hole for a glimpse of the Grand Tetons you are really missing a fantastic opportunity, and the rafting on the Snake River is some of the most scenic in the world. For more information or to sign up call all Outdoor Recreation, at (801) 777-9666. Read more
Hilltop Times staff
Have you ever been interested in becoming an Air Force Recruiter, Military Training Instructor (MTI), Military Training Leader (MTL), or Professional Military Education (PME) instructor? If so, the Aerospace and Education Training Command Special Duty Team is offering the opportunity you have been seeking and will host a Special Duty briefing on Aug. 3, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Building 385 (ALS),... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
The third annual Family Overnight Campout will be held July 30. Set up your tent at Centennial Park at 5 p.m. or Outdoor Recreation has tents available to rent to assemble at the park. For more information about the tents, call Outdoor Recreation at (801) 777-2225. Other activities will include a nature walk, the animated film, "Brother Bear," on a big screen in the park, popcorn, a bonfire, hot... Read more
Staff Sgt. Steve Grever, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- The Air Force launched a new public website this month to help educate and inform Airmen about the service's dress and appearance standards and policies. The Air Force Directorate of Service's Uniforms and Recognition Branch created the website in conjunction with the Air Force Personnel Center and several other agencies which features interactive slideshows,... Read more
Defense Logistics Agency Aviation
RICHMOND, Va. -- Defense Logistics Agency's aviation demand and supply chain manager, known for years by the same name as its home installation -- Defense Supply Center Richmond -- is being renamed "DLA Aviation." DSCR will still be the name of the physical installation that is home to DLA Aviation and 1,860 members of its work force in Richmond. Another 1,800 DLA Aviation employees working... Read more
Libby VanHook, Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The majority of Air Force Materiel Command employees covered under the National Security Personnel System will transition to the General Schedule beginning Sept. 12, the final of four phases within the Air Force that began on July 4. This conversion out of NSPS was mandated by the Fiscal 2010 National Defense Authorization Act. "An estimated 80 percent of... Read more
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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio -- Attention all runners! Become a part of the Air Force Materiel Command Marathon team! A total of eight active duty members will be selected to participate. Two male and two female runners will be selected for the full marathon, and two male and two female runners will be selected for the half marathon. Interested active duty runners should submit an Air Force Form... Read more
Steve Salles, Standard-Examiner movie critic
Iron Man is back, a little lighter in both material and structure, a little darker in tone and deed, yet at the heart of it all beats a decent summer thriller that should satisfy more than a few. It's been six months since Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) revealed that he is Iron Man. The resulting world peace accord is greeted around the globe with great excitement, but governments, particularly... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times editor
Col. Scott Stapp, commander of the 84th Combat Sustainment Wing and 508th Aerospace Sustainment Wing, has formally changed job titles as a long planned merger of the two wings took place at Club Hill on July 16 after an inactivation ceremony. The organizations are now assembled into the Aerospace Sustainment Directorate under the direction of the Ogden Air Logistics Center with Stapp as the... Read more

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