TRACIE ATKINS, Hill AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center
May 4, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Heart Link is a quarterly event offered by the Airman & Family Readiness Center here designed to strengthen military families and enhance mission readiness. Heart Link’s goals are: • Increase spouse awareness of the AF mission, customs, traditions, protocols and available resources and services.• Enable spouses to capitalize on the availability of on- and... Read more
May 4, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Airmen here responded to an active shooter scenario in and around building 732 on the base’s east side, April 24.According to Rick Dooley, 75th Air Base Wing installation exercise manager, this type of training is necessary as active shooter events are occurring more frequently.“Active shooter scenarios provide important training for our Security Forces personnel... Read more


Commentary: Days of Remembrance

TECH. SGT. SARAH MCGOWAN, 21st Space Wing Equal Opportunity Office
May 4, 2017
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Like many of the special observances we partake in each year, the Holocaust remembrance exemplifies a significant time of human suffering. This time has become a reminder for us to take a moment of silence and reflect on the impact of the slaughter that nearly wiped out an entire community.The Days of Remembrance falls on April 23-30 this year and is one of the... Read more
May 4, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Family Advocacy Clinic and Suicide Prevention Taskforce here hosted a teen bullying and suicide prevention breakfast and presentation, April 18.The event was meant in part to facilitate a critical discussion, very timely in Utah, a state with one of the nation’s highest teen suicide rates.Hope 4 Utah Founder and Executive Director Dr. Gregory A. Hudnall was the... Read more
SENIOR AIRMAN JUSTIN FUCHS, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
May 4, 2017
ALBACETE AIR BASE, Spain — Eight F-16 aircraft and more than 200 Airmen from the active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Air Force Reserve 419th FW from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, are currently at Albacete Air Base, Spain, to participate in the NATO Tactical Leadership Programme through May 19.TLP is an annual NATO Mission Commander’s School training program and is designed to provide joint training... Read more
MASTER SGT. RICHARD JONES, Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage committee chair
May 4, 2017
The month of May was selected as a way to commemorate arrival of the first Japanese immigrants to the U.S. on May 7, 1843. May also marks the anniversary of the transcontinental railroad, which was completed in May 1869 largely using with the labor of Chinese immigrants. Congress established Asian-Pacific American Heritage Week in 1978 to recognize the contributions to U.S. history and... Read more
Todd Cromar, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
May 4, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The annual Air Force Assistance Fund campaign is ongoing here through May 19 and your contributions will benefit Air Force personnel and their families.AFAF contributions provide financial support to four affiliates: the Air Force Village Charitable Foundation (AFVCF), Air Force Aid Society (AFAS), Air Force Enlisted Village (AFEV), and the General and Mrs. Curtis E.... Read more
May 4, 2017
Are you the spouse of a Team Hill member? Ever wondered what people do at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex? Now is your opportunity to discover what goes on behind the doors and gates. Brig. Gen. Steven J. Bleymaier, Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, cordially invites all Team Hill spouses (military, civilian, and contractor) to attend an Ogden Air Logistics Complex depot maintenance... Read more
SENIOR MASTER SGT. KATHERINE GRABHAM, Office of the Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force
May 4, 2017
WASHINGTON — More than 40 Air Force senior enlisted leaders and subject matter experts met at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, April 4-5 to perform an extensive review of all facets of enlisted professional military education during the 2017 EPME Triennial Review. “We reviewed every level of EPME provided to our enlisted Airmen, from policy to content to delivery,” said Chief Master Sgt.... Read more
SALLIE CAUTHERS, DeCA marketing and mass media specialist
May 4, 2017
FORT LEE, Va. — Whether it’s for case lot sales, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day or more, commissaries will be offering special savings throughout May for Military Appreciation Month. “We want to thank our military members and their families for their service,” said Tracie Russ, director of sales for the Defense Commissary Agency. “One way for us to do this at your local commissary... Read more

In The Know

In the know AAPIHM celebrationTeam Hill will recognize Asian American Pacific... more