May 19, 2011
Overall results, top three finishers male1st place, David Sondrup, 1:33.26; 2nd, Spencer Johnson, 1:37.21; 3rd, place, Mark Murphy, 1:37.51Overall results, top three finishers female1st place, Lisa Mumford, 1:52.46; 2nd, Tiffany Moore, 1:53.15; 3rd, Susan Armstrong, 1:56.19Male, age 29 and under1st, David Sondrup, 1:33.26; 2nd, Joshua Brotman, 1:41.56; 3rd, Jake Brown, 1:52.20; 4th, David Gongora... Read more
May 19, 2011
The 75th Civil Engineer Group is seeking motivated noncommissioned officers to fill two Airman Dorm Leader positions at Hill AFB. This is a two-year controlled non-deployable tour.Those interested in fulfilling the duty must meet the following criteria:Applicants must possess rank of technical sergeant or staff sergeant, have a minimum of one year experience as a supervisor, possess leadership... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
May 12, 2011
When remembering the Holocaust, one should think not only of the victims of the tragedy, but also of the survivors.That was the message May 3 at Hill Air Force Base as the base hosted its second Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony in as many years at the Hill Chapel.Officials hope to make the ceremony an annual event.Hill hosted the event in conjunction with the anniversary of the official surrender... Read more
75th Public Affairs Office
May 12, 2011
The 2011 Caring for People Forum has been rescheduled to May 20, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Chapel Annex.Julie Pinchak, Recruitment Coordinator for the event, is asking for those interested in seeing changes in how the Air Force cares for its families to participate. That includes enlisted service members, officers, singles, married individuals with and without children, military members, civilians... Read more
Douglas Pierson, 75th Medical Support Group, Hilltop Times Editor, Mary Lou Gorny, 75th Medical Support Group, Hilltop Times Editor
May 12, 2011
A new Disability Evaluation System which integrates Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs processes is now in place at Hill Air Force Base for those service members who are referred to medical evaluation boards. "Basically, the biggest thing it does for (those eligible for service connected VA benefits) -- is speed up the process," said William Degolyer, VA Military Service Coordinator, in... Read more
Krista Starker, Hilltop Times Correspondent
May 12, 2011
An off-duty Department of the Air Force (DAF) police officer may have stopped a bad situation from becoming worse.Clearfield Police were dispatched at 9:39 p.m., April 12, to a family fight in the parking lot of a Maverik convenience store at 1015 E. 700 South, said Assistant Police Chief Mike Stenquist.Kenneth Odell Floyd, 43, who had just been released from jail after serving two years for drug... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
May 12, 2011
A softball tournament, a parade through Boyer Hill Military Housing, McGruff the Crime Dog, a formal retreat, a mini bike rodeo at Hill Field Elementary School and a torch run through the base are among the mix of solemn and social activities planned for Police Week, May 15-21.Motorists coming in the South Gate will notice miniature flags in the median for every military law enforcement service... Read more
Master Sgt. Walter J. Anderson, First Sergeant, 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron
May 12, 2011
Yes! A loud bugle, which could be heard throughout the post, was used in the past to notify all soldiers in the camp of various events and times throughout the day. The Air Force use of bugle calls hails from our roots in the United States Army. The Army adopted the use of bugle calls from the French and English during the Revolutionary War. Although our use of the bugle call has changed over the... Read more
Ryan Larsen, Hilltop Times Correspondent
May 12, 2011
As construction of a new parking lot wraps up there will be a new crosswalk system implemented on Wardleigh Road, east of the 1200 Building series near Building 1209. The system is called HAWK and it has successfully been used in Phoenix and Portland as well as other cities throughout the country.HAWK stands for High-intensity Activated CrossWalK Pedestrian Beacon and it is designed to increase... Read more
May 12, 2011
May 13 -- The parking lot east of Wardleigh Road will be complete and will be opened for parking.May 16 -- The parking lot closure south of Buildings 1219, 1229 and 1239 will enlarge. The western half of the lot will be available for parking as well as the new parking lot east of Wardleigh Road.May 16-June 13 -- Traffic will be rerouted from Wardleigh Road through the parking lot south of... Read more