Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
October 10, 2013
The Belle of the Ball program at Hill AFB has seen an increase in donations recently, and that has gotten the director of the program, Annette Neeley, even more excited about what the program has to offer. Current fashionable formal dresses have been donated, as well as a brand new prom dress with tags still on it, but with a broken zipper. Neeley wondered if there might be an accomplished... Read more
Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr., American Forces Press Service
October 10, 2013
WASHINGTON — The Defense Department continues to assist service members and their families in preparing for the transition to civilian life with a new virtual curriculum, a Defense Department official said. During a telephone interview with American Forces Press Service, Susan S. Kelly, director of the Transition to Veterans Program office, discussed the redesign of the Transition Assistance... Read more
October 7, 2013
The commissary has reopened for business reports Assistant Store Director Ed L. Packer. The Hill AFB Commissary has resumed normal business operations. Read more
October 3, 2013
Despite the government shutdown on Oct. 1, some essential programs and services at Hill Air Force Base continue to operate, but delays can be expected. The Aerospace Museum and commissary are closed, and the postal service will continue but on a delayed basis. Base programs and services that are closed include the following: Pest Management Community Support Coordinator Commissary Enhanced Use... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
October 3, 2013
The Combined Federal Campaign Kick-Off event scheduled for Oct. 2 at The Landing is cancelled, according to 75th Air Base Wing Executive Officer Capt. Brice Virell. The CFC will be rescheduled to begin at a later date. Read more
Jessica Schanke, Team Hill Round Up co-chairwoman
October 3, 2013
It’s time for the 2013 Team Hill Round Up Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 5, starting at 6:30 p.m. at MacCools, 855 W. Heritage Park Blvd., Layton. Organizers ask that everyone help spread the word that the location has been changed. All proceeds will be raised through live and silent auction, personal and corporate donations/sponsorship and ticket sales. If you have never been to the fund-raiser... Read more
Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr., American Forces Press Service
October 3, 2013
  WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama thanked the Defense Department workforce Tuesday in a video message and expressed his disappointment in Congress’ failure to approve a budget, resulting in a government shutdown. "As president, and as your commander-in-chief, I’ve worked to make sure you have the strategy, the resources and the support you need to complete the missions our nation asks... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
October 3, 2013
"Today is your day … it’s your day because of the extraordinary contribution that you have made to our nation," said James Lokovic, vice chairman of the AFSA International Legislative Committee as he began his address to the military retirees assembled at Hill AFB on Sept. 27. The representative from the Air Force Sergeants Association laid out some of the financial challenges facing the... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
October 3, 2013
  In an opportunity for squadrons to show which has the most team spirit, on Oct. 9 at 4 p.m., the 2013 annual Wheelchair Basketball Game will be held at the Warrior Fitness Center as the Ogden Wheelin’ Wildcats take on Team Hill. The squadron deemed to show the most spirit will get an autographed basketball for display in its trophy case. The event will also give squadrons a chance to... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
October 3, 2013
The 75th Civil Engineer Squadron has a paving project at the Roy Gate to expand the inbound truck lane. This effort is scheduled Oct. 7 through Nov. 21. Starting approximately Oct. 7, Wardleigh Road at the Roy Gate will be partially closed on the west side of the road. Traffic will be reduced to one truck lane inbound, two Personal Operating Vehicle lanes inbound, and one lane outbound.... Read more

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