April 7, 2011
Where are you from? Florida.What is your favorite quote? "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." --Winston ChurchillWhat is your favorite part about being in the Air Force? My Air Force familyIf you were not in the Air Force, what would you want to be? I would want to be a pediatric nurse because it would be cool to work with babiesWhat is your favorite type of music?... Read more
April 7, 2011
Through April 25 -- Popeye's area is being reconfigured to allow access from only Wardleigh Road. This includes a road around the southwest side of the building for traffic to exit back to Wardleigh Road. Some work has been occurring since late November and will be complete by the end of April. Both Popeye's and the Shopette remain open for business.Continuing through April 18 -- 69 parking... Read more
CHPS office
April 7, 2011
The Team Lean Challenge program received a facelift all across the Air Force Materiel Command this month. The Team Pedometer Challenge (TPC) and focuses on taking the necessary steps for permanent healthy lifestyle changes. It begins April 11 and ends May 20. "The TPC is a program that doesn't focus solely on weight loss, but being more active, and this was our goal," said Antoinette Greene,... Read more
FOD Quality Circle
April 7, 2011
The Aircraft Maintenance Group's FOD Quality Circle held a Foreign Object Damage (FOD) Poster Contest at the end of 2010. The contest was spearheaded by Robin Lung who stated, "The purpose of the contest was to keep the focus of all maintenance employees on the importance of being aware of FOD."The FOD Quality circle is committed to creating a FOD free working environment for all of the weapon... Read more
April 7, 2011
Airman 1st Class Michelle Peterson, 75 FSS/FSMPM, received the most recent Top 3 Superior Performer Award for her research abilities in fulfilling requests from a master sergeant and a technical sergeant as corrections were made in behalf of other military members. A Change of Rater/Enlisted Performer Report/Decoration problem was tracked down in two days in the Area of Responsibility.... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
April 7, 2011
“A very important aspect of military life is the ability to go and do something away from the base – away from the job – by either renting a canoe, a boat, something that will alleviate some of that built up stuff during the week, or if you’re working two weeks of 14-hour days, or 12 on 12 off,” said Chris Breck, Outdoor Recreation Adventure... Read more
April 7, 2011
Asparagus season is upon us. Asparagus is a great source of folate, iron, potassium and high in vitamins A and C. Try this simple asparagus recipe for dinner.Roasted AsparagusIngredients:1 pound thin asparagus spears1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil¬½ teaspoon salt¬º to 1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper, or to taste2 Tbsp Parmesan cheeseDirections:Preheat oven to 425¬°F. Clean and trim the... Read more
April 7, 2011
Bring the whole family for an Easter run on Saturday, April 23. The fun run 5K begins at 9 a.m., the Kids 1 Mile Run starts immediately following the 5K. The events are meant to precede the Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Youth Programs at the nearby baseball field.Run For It Relay, April 30 -- gather your friends and come for a relay around the base. Teams of two or four people will participate.... Read more
April 7, 2011
The Hispanic American Heritage Month is seeking volunteers. Take the opportunity to get involved, learn about the hispanic culture and make a difference. Utilize your skills, obtain valuable experience and possibly earn recognition that could assist with self-development, EPR/OPR and personal self-assessment. Contact Melanie Aytch, at the Equal Opportunity Office via e-mail, melanie.aytch@hill.... Read more
April 7, 2011
Cholesterol Education class, Thursday, April 7, noon-1 p.m., Building 533, Warrior Health and Fitness Center, Health and Wellness Center classroom -- according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) one in six adults in the U.S. has high cholesterol. By lowering cholesterol levels that are too high it reduces our risk of developing heart disease, the No. 1 killer in this country... Read more