April 28, 2011
Major League Pitch, Hit and Run CompetitionSaturday, April 30, at the youth baseball field adjacent to the Warrior Fitness Center, kids can enter the competition to advance to division competition by showing off their skills.The competition is free and begins at 3:30 p.m.America's Armed Forces Kids Run scheduled with half marathonOn May 14, the whole family can participate in a competition... Read more
April 28, 2011
Fitness, Travel, Outdoor and Education ExpoOn May 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Warrior Center find vendors, giveaways, and free hot dogs as all things Fitness, Travel, Outdoor and Education are on display.Half MarathonOn Saturday, May 14, experience a half marathon close to home.Sign in at 7 a.m. Race begins at 8 a.m.First 50 to sign up receives a T-shirt.E-mail katherine.purser@hill.af.mil... Read more
April 28, 2011
For more information, call Club Hill at (801) 777-3841.Head To Head Brawling On Xbox 360 'Fighters Uncaged'Prior To UFC 129 on Saturday, April 30, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., free competition sponsored by GameStop (no federal endorsement implied or intended) at Club Hill.UFC 129: St-Pierre vs ShieldsFood and drink specials begin at 6 p.m., fights begin at 7 p.m., members can reserve tables.Followed by... Read more
Andrea Houck, Team Hill Public Affairs
April 21, 2011
A dozen F-16s, their pilots and 36 maintainers returned home April 15 after a nearly seven month deployment to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.Families gathered on the flightline to greet their loved ones from the 4th Fighter Squadron and 4th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, who have been gone since September to maintain security and stability in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. This... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
April 21, 2011
Anne Munch, an attorney with 22 years experience as a career prosecutor and advocate for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking, will speak at a luncheon, April 28, at Club Hill at 11:30 a.m. Among the topics she will present will be bystander intervention. Booths by several local community organizations will be manned before and after the luncheon, with the opportunity for... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
April 21, 2011
Team Hill parents will have the opportunity to attend a Parents Awareness Night at Syracuse City Hall, 1979 W. 1900 South, Wednesday, April 27, at 7 p.m."Parents may bring their kids," said Janaee Stone, Installation Sexual Assault Response Coordinator. "That's up to the parent," she said, indicating that if a parent brings a child that parent is indicating the child is old enough to hear about... Read more
Krista Starker, Hilltop Times Correspondent
April 21, 2011
The Hill Aerospace Museum will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 23 at 9 a.m. on the grounds. There are four different age groups so all children up to 13 years of age are invited. There will be 10,000 eggs hidden. Among these will be several special prize eggs. Walgreen's Pharmacy will also be on site with several giveaways. Children can have their picture taken with the Easter... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
April 21, 2011
In keeping with the Air Force's long-standing tradition of taking care of its families, a call is being issued for participants in the 2011 Caring for People Forum to be held May 11, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Club Hill. In the past, agency members attended and met at a forum in Washington, D.C. This year your participation is being sought for a local forum.Julie Pinchak, Event recruitment Coordinator,... Read more
April 21, 2011
 Bring a lunch and learn how to save the environment at a series of “Lunch & Learn” events at the Warrior Fitness Center’s Health and Wellness Center classroom. The events are free and open to all who have access to the base.In addition to the lunchtime events, the base will be recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA for the... Read more
MAJ. KARRY GLADDEN, Air Force Network Integration Center
April 21, 2011
 SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — I recently celebrated two important anniversaries. On Jan. 30, 2010, I decided when and how I was going to end my life. The night before, I went to bed and slept for two hours, as I had for the previous nine or so months. Once I was sure my wife was asleep, I got out my laptop and researched how long it would take to bleed... Read more