Hilltop Times staff
Hill Air Force Base National Police week will see a myriad of events, with 75th Security Forces Squadron as host:
Monday, May 13
Police Week Golf Tournament at Hubbard Memorial Golf Course, Shotgun start at 8 a.m., $65 perperson, four person teams, best ball.
Entry fee includes cart, green fees, breakfast, lunch and entry for prizes.
Last year 20 teams...
Kevin L. Robinson, Defense Commissary Agency
FORT LEE, Va. — When furloughs are implemented, most military commissaries will close one day a week on Mondays, the Defense Commissary Agency’s top official said. The closures will be for up to 11 days between July 8 and Sept. 30.
“We know that any disruption in commissary operations will impact our patrons. “Also, we understand the tremendous burden this places on our employees, who,...
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
Randall Thomas, 309 CMXG/OBM, organized the most recent 5K Run/Walk on the north side of the base for the Hill AFB Cross Country spring season weekly competition. “We had a nice challenging run with 87 competitors last week,” he said.
“There was only a 25 point spread between the third and eighth place teams. Although the 729th Air Control Squadron is in fourth place overall they are the...
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Mitch Shaw, Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
It's been 68 years, but Hill Air Force Base finally has a new fire station.Base officials unveiled a new three-bay fire station May 17 that will provide necessary fire and emergency services to the east side of the base.The station comes to Hill in large part because of a 2008 provision sponsored by Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, in the annual Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations...
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
They started out in San Francisco, they'll end up at Virginia Beach, Va. Fourteen disabled military personnel, with two other participants coming along for the ride. The group, taking a total of 63 days, with a few rest days on the way will make their way across Highway 50 with few deviations from one coast to the other, with other occasional extra disabled and other voluntary bicyclists...
DLA Disposition Services
DLA Disposition Services Hill will be closed Aug. 20-24 to prepare for a systems upgrade and will reopen on Monday, Aug. 27 as training continues and the computer system is deployed.The organization is replacing its legacy computer system known as "DAISY" with its Reutilization Business Integration (RBI) solution.RBI is expected to provide real-time asset visibility throughout the Defense...
Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs
Shoppers using their Military Star Card at Hill Air Force Base Exchange restaurants on St. Patrick's Day (March 17) will save a "wee bit o' the green" with a 20 percent discount off their entire order."Diners using their Military Star Card at Hill AFB Exchange fast food facilities always receive 10 percent off of their entire purchase," said the Exchange's General Manager Steve Collier. "But for...
Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
SOUTH WEBER -- Right now, it is just a yellow, EKG-like line on a Wasatch Front Regional Council planning map.But in the future, perhaps by the year 2040, that wavy little yellow line could represent a direct route from the Adams Avenue Parkway toll road in Weber County to Hill Air Force Base's East Gate in Layton, which opened to traffic July 15.On the WFRC's 2040 unfunded plan is a 66-foot-wide...
Red Cross Public Relations
During January 2011, the Red Cross conducted the special promotion to encourage blood donations during a hard-to-collect time of year.In January, all presenting donors at blood drives and blood donation centers in Utah were eligible to enter a drawing to win a prize. The prize was to have the Red Cross make the winner's mortgage payment or pay their rent for one month up to a limit of $1,500....