Andrea V. Mason, 388th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. -- It's exercise-training time here again for more than two hundred 388th Fighter Wing pilots, maintainers and some 75th Air Base Wing support personnel participating in Red Flag 12-2, which began Jan. 23 and concludes Feb. 3.Since 1975, Red Flag has been one of the world's largest and most realistic combat training exercises involving U.S. forces and its allies,... Read more
Shari Lopatin, TriWest Healthcare Alliance
By Shari LopatinDid you know more than half of American adults are overweight or obese?The actual number is 66 percent, according to the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. Imagine a map of the U.S. showing the Mississippi River. Then imagine everyone west of the river is obese.The problem is just that big.According to the American Dietetic Association, if you... Read more
Richard W. Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
By Richard W. Essary75th Air Base Wing Public AffairsCDC West will soon be open for child careThe base is expanding its capacity to offer child care to its employees. Officials cut a ribbon yesterday to signify the opening of a $10.3 million Child Development Center sometime this spring."We are at the stage where we are putting the finishing touches on the classrooms to ensure they are ready to... Read more
Armed Forces News Service
WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta announced May 10 that the president has nominated Gen. Mark A. Welsh III to be the next chief of staff of the Air Force, succeeding Gen. Norton Schwartz, who has served in the position since August 2008."I'm tremendously honored and deeply humbled by the nomination to serve as the next Air Force chief of staff," said Welsh, who is currently serving... Read more
HILL AIR FORCE BASE OPEN HOUSE AND AIR SHOW UTA SERVICESUTA will run a bus shuttle from the Clearfield FrontRunner Station to Hill Air Force Base for the Air Show on Saturday, May 26, and Sunday, May 27.Shuttle service will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Shuttle round trip fare is $3 (only round trip fare offered).Shuttle is free for FrontRunner passengers with valid tickets stamped for Saturday... Read more
Jennica Semon, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
Jan. 1, 2013, may seem like light years away for most, but this is not the case for soon-to-be Davis High School freshman student, Amanda Campbell. Daughter of Senior Master Sgt. (Ret.) James W. Campbell of the 367 TRSS/CEM, she was prematurely recruited to the Davis High School Band and could potentially be performing in the famous New Year's Day Tournament of the Roses Parade in Pasadena, Calif... Read more
419th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron: Tech. Sgt. Matt Fowers, Staff Sgt. Elisa Alvarez419th Civil Engineer Squadron: Tech. Sgt. Katie Burton, Airman 1st Class Tyler Browning419th Force Support Squadron: Senior Airman Bo Taylor419th Maintenance Squadron: Master Sgt. Mark Barrett, Master Sgt. Adam Sandbek Read more
Master Sgt. Duane Rygh, 388th Range Squadron
Looking for a new board game for Family Board Game Night? Wondered what Superman has been up to since you last read his comic book as a kid? Curious what this whole "war-gaming" thing is? These will be a few of the highlights of the Warrior-Con hosted at the Junior Enlisted Recreation Center in Building 524 on July 20. The event, running from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., will have numerous gaming... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
The Davis County Fair is excited to announce a Hill Air Force Base Appreciation Day on Aug. 16. In honor of Hill Air Force Base Team Hill will be getting half off tickets to the Katie Armiger concert. Come join a special night with our military and say "Thanks" for a job well done. Visit for more information and to purchase your tickets. Use code HAFB2012 to receive half off.... Read more
Civilian Health Personnel Services
Looking for a brighter future? Try eating a diet rich in colorful fruits and vegetables.Join Civilian Health Promotion Services (CHPS) for the Colorful Choices Initiative. The Colorful Choices class is a comprehensive course on nutrition.Steps to complete the Colorful Choices Initiative:1) Have an online account at, complete your HRA and bring a copy of your Wellness Profile... Read more

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