LifeTimes

December 29, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — For some, talking about money is worse than eating dirt and only ignites stress, anger, fear or pure boredom. Not for Mitch Marsden, the new MFLC (Military Family Life Counselor) Personal Financial Counselor at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. Mitch is a certified financial planning professional from Mountain Green, Utah, and has spent years doing nothing more... Read more
STAFF SGT. REGINA EDWARDS, 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
December 29, 2016
 LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. — “I’ve come a long way from picking cotton in the fields with my grandfather,” said retired Master Sgt. Leroy Mazell Smith, who has lived a life few could probably imagine. He was born on an Arkansas bridge during the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927; son of a logger and farmer, Smith grew up in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His mother, who cared for him and... Read more
December 29, 2016
Hill Air Force Base will observe New Year’s Day Jan. 2. Many offices and services will be closed or have limited hours. See below for more information. Airman and Family Readiness Center ClosedAirman Leadership School ClosedArts and Crafts ClosedAuto Hobby ClosedBowling ClosedChild Development Center (East & West) ClosedCivilian Education and Training ClosedCivilian Personnel Section... Read more
December 29, 2016
FORT LEE, Va. — The Defense Commissary Agency has selected MDV SpartanNash LLC to bring private label products to store shelves.“Our customers have been asking for private label for a long time,” said Joseph H. Jeu, DeCA’s director and CEO, citing a DeCA patron survey in which 60 percent of respondents said they would like to see a commissary private label offering.“They are smart, savvy shoppers... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 22, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Military families and base community members experienced an open house and ‘Winter Wonderland’ Dec. 8 at the base library here.The inaugural event, open to the base community, was a success. Children met Santa, enjoyed refreshments, and made crafts while everyone had the opportunity to get familiar with what their library has to offer.“We want to be not just a library... Read more
Bryan Magana, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
December 22, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — About 50 reservists from the 419th Fighter Wing took time off work to volunteer with the Utah Foster Care Foundation today.The Airmen loaded up and delivered bags of toys to more than 100 foster care families across Northern Utah, stopping at homes from Ogden to Salt Lake City.“We really wanted to step up for our community,” said Staff Sgt. Daniel Wall, 419th Aircraft... Read more
December 22, 2016
FINANCIAL READINESSBINDER COURSE(University of Utah Extension)Feb. 27 — 6 p.m.Are you prepared to relocate on a moment’s notice in the event of an emergency or natural disaster? Know what you’ll need and be prepared. INVESTING/TSP(Josh Stout, Wells Fargo Advisors)Feb. 28 — NoonInvesting/TSP HOME SWEET HOME(A&FRC Financial MFLC)March 1 — 6 NoonBasic home buying workshop BLENDED... Read more
Kevin L. Robinson, DeCA Corporate Communications
December 22, 2016
FORT LEE, Va. – Somewhere between the holiday decorations, the ripping of wrapping paper, the college bowl games and the hopeful New Year’s resolutions, there are a few holiday meals in the mix. If you’re a commissary patron, you’ll have plenty to cheer about over the holidays as you count your savings while shopping for your festive menus, said Defense Commissary Agency Sales Director... Read more
419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
December 22, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — For families in the 419th Fighter Wing, Santa’s standard sleigh just doesn’t cut it. When the jolly old man swung by Hangar 37 for the wing’s annual Christmas party Dec. 4, he arrived Air Force-style in an F-16 fighter jet.Santa, played by wing commander Col. David Smith, greeted children, passed out presents, and met with family members of the 1,200 reservists who... Read more
Air Force Marathon Office
December 22, 2016
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — If you missed registering for the sold-out 2016 Air Force Marathon, mark Jan. 2 at 9 a.m. EST on your calendar. That’s when registration will begin for the 2017 event. Registration will open with special New Year’s resolution discounts, and participants who register Jan. 2 will receive $10 off the full or half marathon and $5 off the 10K or 5K.The... Read more

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