STAFF SGT. DAVID SALANITRI, Air Force Public Affairs
May 2, 2013
WASHINGTON —The Air Force has officially restarted military tuition assistance (MTA), effective immediately, it announced April 11. The service restarted the program as a result of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013, where Congress called for the MTA program to continue in the current fiscal year. As a result of the restart, the program will resume the same... Read more
Air Force News Service
May 2, 2013
WASHINGTON — Beginning May 1, Airmen could submit their cost-reducing ideas via the Airmen Powered by Innovation websites while at home, the office or on their smartphones. With budgets shrinking, Air Force leaders are calling on Airmen to share their best money-saving ideas through the "Every Dollar Counts" campaign. In the wake of sequestration, the initiative marks a cultural shift that... Read more
Steven G. Nutt, Hill AFB Antiterrorism Officer
May 2, 2013
The recent attacks on the Boston Marathon should serve as a reminder to all Americans that the threat of terrorism has not dissipated in this country. Shown in every case over the last decade, with every enemy failure or success, they learn and adapt their tactics to increase their prospects for future success. When analyzing the Boston Marathon bombing attack it is important to identify those... Read more
Terri Moon Cronk, American Forces Press Service
May 2, 2013
WASHINGTON — First lady Michelle Obama unveiled the new Information Technology Training and Certification Partnership April 30 to put thousands of service members to work with industry-recognized IT certifications in hand before they leave the military. Obama, who made the announcement at the White House Forum on Military Credentialing and Licensing at the White House, said a public-private... Read more
May 2, 2013
The Military Spouse Appreciation Family Party will offer free bowling for everyone, games, prizes and a barbecue meal of hot dogs and chips on May 9 at the Bowling Center, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Military spouses will receive a free gift and a drawing will be held for a large gift. Special Olympics will be on hand to offer games and challenges. This event is being held... Read more
May 2, 2013
Two class series will be offered as CHPS features the theme, ‘Lighten Up: It’s not a Diet, It’s a Lifestyle." • Thursdays for five weeks beginning May 2, and through May 30, 10 a.m. -11 a.m., in Building 533, Health and Wellness Center. • Wednesdays for four weeks beginning May 8, and through May 29, 11:30 a.m.- noon, in Building 849, Sullivan Conference Room. If winter hasn’t been kind, you... Read more
May 2, 2013
The 2013 Hill Archers/Wilde Arrow Archery Tournament will be held May 11, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Come out and watch or participate in the hot-shot competitions in the afternoon. Test your skill on an expanded 35-target, 3D range in the men’s, women’s and youth divisions. A hot grilled lunch will be available for $7. Site in your own bow on the 5-target bag range. Door prizes will be given out or... Read more
May 2, 2013
The Hill Officer’s Spouses’ Club’s 15th annual Spring Bazaar will be held on Wednesday, May 8 at the Landing in the ballroom. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., look over 60 quality crafters and vendors displays. It’s a great event to shop for Mother’s Day. You can find all kinds of items, including something for all your needs. There will be a designer purse sale as well. Free admission to anyone with... Read more
May 2, 2013
Armed Forces Men’s and Women’s Indoor Volleyball Championships start May 8. May 3-5 beach volleyball get under way. Armed Forces Indoor Volleyball Schedule May 8 at 8 a.m. Opening ceremony at Warrior Fitness Center Gym   May 8 at 8:30 a.m. Women USAF vs. Navy/USMC Men USAF vs. USMC   May 8 at 1:30 p.m. Men Army vs. Navy   May 8 at 7:30 p.m. Women Army vs. Navy/USMC Men Navy vs... Read more
May 2, 2013
Bowling Center summer hours are as follows: Sunday -Tuesday: Closed. Wednesday-Friday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday: 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. Adult Hook-UP 2 Bowl Registration:   Hook-UP 2 Bowl is the perfect way to get going. The six week program includes lane instruction by a USBC certified coach and each participant will receive a new bowling ball and bag. Cost is $64 (due at registration). Bowling... Read more

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