Lee Anne Hensley, Hilltop Times correspondent
The Belle of the Ball free dress loan program will host a donation drive Aug. 10, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., at the Base Theater, Building 441. "Unfortunately some of the dresses in our inventory are a little dated which is why we like to have an annual dress drive to keep our inventory current," says Kay Zobrist, spouse of Col. Scott Zobrist, 388th Fighter Wing commander, and co-organizer of... Read more
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Aug. 7, Ultimate Fighting Championship 117, free admittance for all. Limited food menu and drink special beginning at 7 p.m. Fight starts at 8 p.m. Club members can reserve tables before the event. Aug. 28, UFC 118, free for all. Limited food menu and drink special beginning at 7 p.m. Fight starts at 8 p.m. Members can reserve tables beginning the Monday before the fight (Aug. 23). Big Bucks... Read more
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Auto Hobby Shop - State Safety Inspections and Emissions Inspections both for $43. Please call for appointment at (801) 777-3476. Air Force Gallery Showcase: Limit of three entries per person in the following categories: Photography or Artist-Craftsman Entries must be submitted on a CD to the Arts and Crafts Center, Building 534. They must be in a JPEG format, size 5" x 7", no larger than 450... Read more
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Summer Reading Program End of Event Party - Tuesday Aug. 3 at 2 p.m. at Centennial Park. The library will close out its Summer Reading program this year with a Fun in the Sun party. Children who participated in the program this year are invited to come out for water games, prizes and refreshments. Story Hour, Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. -- stories, crafts and activities for preschoolers. Book... Read more
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Drop in activities, Aug. 24 , 26 and 31, 4 p.m. to 6 p.,m. as World War II Games are the theme -- with no pre-enrollment necessary. Teen Time, Aug. 23-26, and Aug. 30-31, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. -- during these times the Youth Center is open for teens only. Geocaching, Aug. 1-6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., $40 -- join the Youth Center as the group searches the Wasatch Front looking for hidden treasure... Read more
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Aug. 3, 5, 11, 18 and 25 -- Active Families for a Fit Future: Bring out the family or fun filled fitness activities including softball clinic, rock climbing, hiking, canoeing and more.Punch cards with the activities are available at the Warrior Health and Fitness Center. The families with the most punches from activities will be put in for a drawing for a prize. For more information or to sign... Read more
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Untangle the Holidays, Aug. 4, noon to 1 p.m. at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. Get a jump start on your holidays. Christmas shopping probably isn't among one of your top five financial goals, however chances are you spend more on Christmas presents than you do saving to reach any other goal. Join the group as the focus is on untangling the holidays. The class will discuss ways to... Read more
The Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service and the local Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office, or DRMO, has taken on a new name. This is much more than a name change. It's about helping the Department of Defense and our customers see the full value of the Defense Logistics Agency as we enter a time of ever-shrinking resources The local site is now called DLA Disposition Services. It... Read more
David Kendziora, Ogden Air Logistics Center Historian
This week 65 years ago, "Hillfielders" were still in the thick of World War II. Many reveled in the recent Allied victory in Europe, while helping to bring the full weight of the nation's might to the enemy in the Pacific. Some expected that at least another million people would perish before the war's end. However, at 4:10 p.m. (MDT) on Aug. 14, 1945, the United States received word of Emperor... Read more
Kari Tilton, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
About 30 members of the 419th Fighter Wing's Civil Engineer Squadron set out July 31 for a six-month deployment to Afghanistan in support of the troop surge under way as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. The team of Air Force Reservists will be based at Bagram Airfield and will provide engineering, master planning and light troop labor for existing facilities and new construction at the massive... Read more

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