Stephen Nutt, Hill AFB Terrorism Officer
Although transnational terrorist groups and homegrown covert attacks against Western interests in the Homeland and abroad tend to dominate the landscape of American conversation when it comes to terrorism, the number of domestic extremist groups has once again quietly seen resurgence within the U.S. to alarming numbers over the last decade. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center the number... Read more
Kim Dawley, Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger became the first female four-star general in the Air Force and assumed the top position of the major command responsible for the technology, acquisition, test and sustainment of the service's current and future weapon systems during ceremonies June 5.Wolfenbarger took the reins of Air Force Materiel Command from Gen. Donald Hoffman... Read more
1st Lt. Trung Nguyen, 417 SCMS/GUEA
The Team Hill Junior Force Council (TH-JFC) is proud to present “Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr.: Thriving in Austere Times” to start off its 2013 Speaker Series. At this unique event, the Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, will be addressing the pressing issues of Team Hill to the workforce directly. This unique opportunity for the workforce to hear directly from leadership will be... Read more
Sunday, May 13 - Candlelight Vigil, South Gate, 8 p.m.Monday, May 14 - Special Olympics Torch Run, South Gate to West Gate, 8 a.m.Tuesday, May 15 - Golf Tournament, Hubbard Golf Course, 8 a.m.Wednesday, May 16 - Blood Drive, Southeast Parking Lot of Building 408), 10 a.m.May 17 - Shooting Competition, Building 743, Combat Arms, 8 a.m.May 18 - Formal Retreat, Building 1102, outside at the... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
The new Federal Women's Program manager has identified seven keys to bringing success to women: visualization, education, interpersonal skills, courage, attitude, support systems and tenacity. Linda Larsen, an Ogden Air Logistics Center trainer, will expand recruitment and outreach through monthly lunch and learns as the program follows this year's theme: "Your Life, Your Success.""Maximizing... Read more
Rich Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
One of the nation's famed Tuskegee Airmen will visit the Hill Aerospace Museum at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 2.Retired Air Force Lt. Col. James H. Harvey III will speak about his experiences including being the first African American pilot to fly combat missions over Korean airspace.The base's African American Heritage Committee helped arrange the event with the help of the Hill Aerospace Heritage... Read more
Hilltop Times staff report
MURRAY, UTAH — In play held at the Wasatch Beach Complex in Murray, the pairing of Sgt. Joe Rossetter, of the Ohio Army Reserves, and Staff Sgt. Lewis Dennis, JB Lewis-McChord, Washington, won the Armed Forces Men’s Beach Volleyball Championship as the U.S. Army No. 1 Team took gold.   “Beach volleyball is all determined around fitness, skill and staying motivated on the court especially,”... Read more
Airman 1st Class Tiffany DeNault, 2nd Combat Camera Squadron
2013 is Air Force Material command’s “Year of the Graduate,” and for Senior Airman Michael Estes and retired Air Force Staff Sgt. Thomas Sanborn it’s a year to remember. Estes, Sanborn and 171 other Airmen received their Community College of the Air Force degrees at a ceremony on April 30.   Being awarded a CCAF degree not only means being a step above the rest in the graduate’s duty life,... Read more
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... Read more
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,... Read more