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
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... Read more
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... Read more
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... Read more
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.... Read more
The DoD supports the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout (GASO) Nov. 17 by encouraging military personnel, family members, retirees and everyone to walk away from tobacco for 24 hours. GASO is the American Cancer Society's nationally recognized day that rallies thousands of smokers to quit smoking for a day.To help smokers walk away... and stay away from tobacco, Read more
New smoking cessation benefitsAll Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) plans will be providing comprehensive coverage in smoking cessation benefits beginning plan year 2011. According to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announcement regarding the change, new smoking cessation benefits will include:Four tobacco cessation counseling sessions of at least 30 minutes or more provided for... Read more
367th Training Support Squadron:Master Sgt. Brian Morris 372nd Training Squadron:Tech. Sgt. Broderick Jones 388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron:Senior Master Sgt. Karl Miller, Master Sgt. Brian Sippel, Tech. Sgt. Dean Austin, Tech. Sgt. Toni Sanchez, Staff Sgt. Michael Carnley, Staff Sgt. Michael Correa, Staff Sgt. Aaron Henke, Staff Sgt. Michael Johnson, Staff Sgt. Michael Toomey,... Read more
Marilyn C. Dean, Center Awards manager
The Hill Air Force Base Spirit Award Committee is soliciting designs for the 2012 Hill AFB Spirit Award Pin. The pin will be approximately 1 inch in size and can be one or more colors. Your input should include a full size image of your design as well as a smaller version to give the committee a realistic view of the actual pin size. Submissions must be your original artwork and cannot infringe... Read more
75th Air Base Wing staff
The Ogden Air Logistics Center held its annual banquet and awards ceremony March 2.Honorees were selected from all directorates, wings and units which fall within the OO-ALC.They include:Ogden Air Logistics Center Airman of the Year is Senior Airman Stephen A. Davis of the 75th Air Base Wing. A member of the 75th Security Forces Squadron, he investigated 46 criminal cases which were closed with a... Read more