March 8, 2012
Master Sgt. Dan Nichiporuk reminds those active duty personnel who are interested in the Air Force Reserves that there is flexibility as well as other benefits by making the Reserves their next choice.The Palace Chase Program can offer a route into the Air Force Reserve for all those active duty who qualify through early release.The Individual Mobilization Augmentee Program can offer a variety of... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 1, 2012
On March 22, anyone interested is invited to a Speed Mentoring event to help them in their careers."How to make the Air Force work for you" could become a topic of paramount interest in the near future and the event offers the opportunity to answer those questions.Such answers are often on the minds of those who mentor Airmen, and the event is meant to help fill in those knowledge gaps for Airmen... Read more
JASEN ASAY, Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
March 1, 2012
Staff Sgt. Andy Piirainen did not know what he would be eating Wednesday night at the White House. Nor did he really care. "Whatever they make, I'm sure it will be good," he said. The dinner was scheduled to occur just as the Hilltop Times went to press and he was interviewed prior to his departure.Piirainen, an explosive ordnance disposal technician from Hill Air Force Base's 775th Civil... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 1, 2012
Lt. Col. Abigail Ruscetta, commander of the 388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, will lead off the Women's History Month with a presentation on "Celebrating Small Victories." On Monday, March 12, 9-11 a.m. in Building 385, Airman Leadership School, she will address those assembled on maintaining a balance between work, family and community with a physically and mentally demanding schedule."... Read more
Col. Donald Hickman, 75th Air Base Wing acting vice commander
March 1, 2012
At the recent 75th Air Base Wing Annual Awards ceremony I experienced another great example of Wingmanship and "Excellence in All We Do." I'm sharing this story and some leadership lessons that are relevant today. Read to the end and you'll discover the name of my newest Wingman."If you see a piece of trash, pick it up" -- in my role as the 75th Medical Group commander, I discuss this simple... Read more
March 1, 2012
Where are you from? Florida.What is your favorite movie quote? "So much room for activities." -- "Stepbrothers"What is your favorite part about being in the Air Force? The stability.If you were not in the Air Force, what would you want to be? A firefighter.What is your favorite type of music? Hip-hop.What are your hobbies? Coaching basketball.If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you... Read more
Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
March 1, 2012
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The president has nominated Air Force Materiel Command Vice Commander Lt. Gen. C.D. Moore II for appointment as commander of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center. The nomination was announced by Air Force officials Feb. 29. Pending Senate confirmation, Moore will lead the new center to be located at Wright-Patterson.AFLCMC will provide life-cycle... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 1, 2012
Changes continue near the Building 1200 series and the West Gate. At this point a three-way stop has been added at the intersection of Wardleigh Road and Colorado Street. A four-way stop at Georgia Street and Wardleigh was also planned in order to ensure entry into the 1200 Building series for motorists going north on Wardleigh.Dogwood Lane no longer allows access into the lower 1200 Building... Read more
March 1, 2012
WEEKDAYS, Building 524March 5 - March 9The early filmsMonday, 7:15 p.m. "The Scarlet Letter"Tuesday, 7:15 p.m. "The Awful Truth"Wednesday, 7:15 p.m. "Stella Dallas"Thursday, 7:15 p.m. "Adam's Rib"Friday, 7 p.m., "Gone with the Wind" (PG) March 12 - March 16The 50s and 60sMonday, 7:15 p.m. "All About Eve" (PG)Tuesday, 7:15 p.m., "The Seven-Year Itch"Wednesday, 7:15 p.m., "Breakfast at Tiffany... Read more
March 1, 2012
March 22, Federal Women's History Month Luncheonwith keynote speaker Brad Barton on the topic of "Beyond Illusions" WEEK ONEMarch 12Kick-off event, 9-11 a.m.:Speaker, Lt. Col. Abigail Ruscetta on the topic, "Celebrating Small Victories" in Building 385, Airman Leadership School 1-3 p.m.:Carol E. Merrill on the topic, "Single Parenting," Building 385, Airman Leadership School March... Read more

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In the Know AAFES opens Hill AFB Domino’s locationDomino’s pizza is now available... more