Paul Kube, Aerospace Sustainment Directorate, Deputy Director
October 20, 2011
I am a senior civilian Air Force leader who is approaching the end of his civil service career.There, I've said it! Several years ago, I could not even think of an end to a long, albeit choppy, career of working for the Department of Defense. My uniform time was spent as a Hawk Missile technician in the Army and upon discharge I had no idea I would work for the DoD again.However, things change... Read more
October 20, 2011
Where are you from? Niceville, Fla.What is your favorite quote? "Clouds come floating by into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky." -- Rabindranath TagoreWhat is your favorite part about being in the Air Force? Seeing the work I do matter.If you were not in the Air Force, what would you want to be? A commercial airline pilot.What is your favorite... Read more
Anne Morrison, Hilltop Times Editor
October 20, 2011
About 80 military spouses showed up for the 388th Fighter Wing spouses call last Thursday. Two briefings, at 9 a.m. and at 5 p.m., reviewed resources available for spouses of Airmen and introduced the wing's Key Spouses to the group.Holly Cope, the wing's lead Key Spouse, organized the event and was also the first speaker. She gave a presentation on what resources are available to spouses,... Read more
October 20, 2011
The Team Hill Junior Force Council (TH-JFC) has gathered feedback from the work-force and will present an opportunity to improve employee communication with an informative hour as Ogden Air Logistics Center Executive Director Michael Gill ends the 2011 Fall Speaker Series. The 2011 Speaker Series is sponsored by the TH-JFC.The final installment of the series for this year is planned for Oct. 26,... Read more
Anne Morrison, Hilltop Times Staff
October 20, 2011
Members of a creative team from Electronic Arts Inc. visited one of Hill's squadrons earlier this month to bring fresh perspective and swap ideas. The visit was sparked by the recently appointed commander's newly implemented hit, Mystery Mondays.The 367th Training Support Squadron welcomed Maj. Michael Bliss this past July. And by September, Bliss starting taking his Airmen out on mystery... Read more
Katherine Purser, Warrior Fitness Center
October 20, 2011
The Warrior Fitness Center held its Fall Triathlon on Oct. 15.A total of 122 participants competed in the most successful triathlon hosted at the Warrior Fitness Center yet. Weather conditions were very favorable for the event and participants reported they had a great experience. There were 14 volunteers supporting the event including two student interns from Weber State University.Prizes were... Read more
Senior Airman Shanell Granger, 75th Security Forces Squadron
October 20, 2011
Everyone needs to take extra care on Halloween, Oct. 31, when excited children in costumes are out in force. Motorists need to be extra careful during trick or treat hours, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., and parents should review safety rules with their children. The 75th Security Forces Squadron members will X-ray and examine candy for all Hill trick or treaters as part of its annual Pumpkin Patrol on Halloween... Read more
Richard Sanchez, Employee and Labor Relations Specialist OO-ALC/ DPCEE
October 20, 2011
The 2011 Federal Benefits Open Season for Health Insurance, Dental and Vision Insurance, and Flexible Spending Accounts is scheduled from Nov. 14 through Dec. 12. Hill Air Force Base will hold a Health Fair with available health insurance carriers Nov. 2-4 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and also on Dec. 7-9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Airman and Family Readiness Center, Building 150. Brochures and... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
October 20, 2011
The Warrior Fitness Center is holding its third Zumba-thon featuring the new fitness training offering, Hot Hula. The two hour class on Saturday, Oct. 22, 9 a.m.-11 a.m., will offer Zumba dance, Reggaeton, salsa and any type of Latin dance or international dance in addition to the Hot Hula, all taught by certified fitness instructors. The free event is available to anyone with base access.Devin... Read more
Brian P. Smith, TriWest Healthcare Alliance
October 20, 2011
Your smartphone can now be used for more than texting friends or flinging birds. With TriWest's mobile account tools, you can get closer to your health care.TriWest Mobile AppGet answers to your general TriCare questions whether you're relaxing at home, standing in line or waiting at the doctor's office. Download the TriWest mobile app (TriWest.com/GoMobile) for iPhone, iPad or Android. You will... Read more

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