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
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... Read more
Resources available when at risk for suicideAre you or someone you love at risk for suicide? Get the facts and take action.Seek immediate help from a mental health provider or call 911 when you hear, say or see any of these behaviors: Someone threatening to hurt or kill themselves.Someone looking for ways to kill themselves: seeking access to pills, weapons or other means.Someone talking or... Read more
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... Read more
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... Read more