December 29, 2010
Deployment Bracelets, Jan. 12, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. -- Make a bracelet to wear while your husband is deployed. This activity is free and open to the first 20 ladies to sign up.Bingo and Bridge, Jan. 25 -- Come and enjoy a game night with other adults. You can bring your children: "Toy Story 3" will be onscreen in the children's room while you play bingo and bridge.Reading the Classics -- Bring the... Read more
December 29, 2010
Membership $36 per year and gives discounts.Teen Nights -- Every Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.Laser Tag, Jan. 1 -- Laser tag, played like paintball but without the pain. Join the group inside at the center, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. $3 for members, $5 nonmembers.Jazz Basketball Game, Jan. 14 -- Go as a group to the Energy Solutions Arena to watch the Utah Jazz take on the Cleveland Cavaliers. Depart... Read more
December 29, 2010
Snow and fitness eventsThe Warrior Health and Fitness Center will be hosting the follwing events in January:Snowshoeing at Hubbard Golf Course, Jan. 20 -- Interested in getting exercise outside during the winter months? Join us for a snowshoeing activity at the golf course. Snowshoes will be provided or you can bring your own. Sign up at the fitness center or e-mail Katherine.purser@hill.af.mil.... Read more
December 29, 2010
Basic Stained Glass Class, begins Jan. 18, five-week class from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $49 per student plus materials. Ron Snorgrass, instructor.Intermediate Stained Glass Class, begins Jan. 20, five-week class from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $49 per student plus materials. Ron Snorgrass, instructor.Additional Stained Glass Classes, by appointment -- window panels, panel lamps, stained... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
December 29, 2010
A Vietnam vet contacted the base in the spring of 2010 wanting to thank someone in uniform with sergeant's stripes who stopped and helped him when he was lost on the side of the road.During his life, he said he had attempted suicide and had been found by a family member. Therapy followed and the incident only served to add shame to his issues.Sid Stroud Jr. said he made a long trip to the Salt... Read more
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times Staff
December 29, 2010
During the week of Feb. 22-26, 2010, Hill Air Force Base played host to an assembly of cameras, film crews and celebrities as part of a visit by three Outdoor Channel personalities.Jim Burnworth of "Western Extreme," Keith Mark of "MacMillan River Adventures" and Ray Bunney of "Adventures Abroad" all visited Hill in order to pay homage to their fellow men in camouflage.Though "Western Extreme"... Read more
December 29, 2010
(Article reprinted with permission from the American Psychological Association)Money is on the minds of most Americans. In fact, according to the American Psychological Association's 2010 Stress in America survey, over three-quarters of Americans (76 percent) cite money as a significant cause of stress. And while the economy appears to be becoming healthier, personal financial problems still... Read more
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times Staff, Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Staff
December 29, 2010
The year 2010 saw the beginning of the Air Force's social media push. Beginning with a memorandum from the Department of Defense, the Air Force opened its doors to various social media sites such as YouTube, Twitter and Facebook in March."The Air Force views the use of social media sites as a positive way to communicate and conduct business," Gen. C. Robert Kehler, commander of Air Force Space... Read more
December 29, 2010
Former Hill Airman contributes as a member of the Philadelphia EaglesAs a 421st Aircraft Maintenance Unit assistant officer in charge, 2nd Lt. Chad Hall trained hard to meet his goal of joining the NFL. One of the first things he told Chief Master Sgt. Carl Juntunen, 421st AMU superintendent, was the NFL was in his sights."So when we found out he was selected I was not surprised," said Juntunen.... Read more
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times Staff
December 29, 2010
On May 3-11, the U.S. Air Force men's and women's volleyball teams took gold medals in the floor games at the 2010 Armed Forces Volleyball Championship held at Marine Corps Air Station in Cherry Point, N.C.On the women's team was Hill's very own 1st Lt. Ashley Willis, a vehicle management flight commander for the 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron. Willis played as an alternate for the beach... Read more

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