Jim Palmer, Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
May 31, 2012
By Jim PalmerAir Force Materiel Command Public AffairsCommentary: AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career 'adventure'WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Air Force Materiel Command's top enlisted sergeant will end his military career Thursday, June 1, bringing to a close a career that he says launched a "great adventure" around the world. Chief Master Sgt. Eric Jaren, AFMC's command... Read more
Allan Woods, Installation Motorcycle Safety Officer
May 31, 2012
By Allan WoodsInstallation Motorcycle Safety OfficerShare the road safely with all Utah experienced 28 motorcycle rider fatalities during 2011, which is up from 21 in 2010. In Utah, there have been four riders killed during 2012, and the Air Force has already lost five riders this year. This is unacceptable! We all need to work together to make changes to help avoid the unnecessary accidents... Read more
May 31, 2012
U.S. Air Force 372nd Recruiting Group: Senior Master Sgt. Kyle Perry, Master Sgt. Jeffrey Bressette388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron: Tech. Sgt. Jeremy Mason, Staff Sgt. Kirk Bryant, Senior Airman Matthew Belling, Senior Airman Gloria French, Senior Airman Daniel Pfanstiel, Senior Airman Shaneen Toole388th Component Maintenance Squadron: Senior Airman Brandon Zelfer388th... Read more
Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
May 31, 2012
An expert climbing trainer had just warned his wife to be careful on their icy driveway. Then he walked out and promptly slipped himself. After falling on the icy patch in February, Bill Walford found himself literally grounded. He couldn't stand up straight and could barely move his legs to walk.An administrator at Hill Air Force Base and former Marine. Walford had stayed in shape teaching wall... Read more
L.T. Weese, Northern Realty
May 31, 2012
To honor Hill Air Force Base military personnel, veterans and their families, the Northern Wasatch Association of Realtors (NWAOR) and Layton will sponsor the "Sounds of Freedom"Appreciation Day on June 2, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Layton Commons Park.The highlights of the event, beginning at noon, include a flag ceremony, a fly over by F-16s, a classic car show with nearly 300 entries and speeches by... Read more
Katina L. Ventura, Hilltop Times Staff
May 31, 2012
On Friday, the commander of the 421st Fighter Squadron, Lt. Col. Paul Schulze, welcomed Wasatch Front Make-A-Wish kids to be pilots for a day; a program proudly coordinated by Electronic Combat Pilot Capt. John Loveman, also from the 421st FS.Schulze spoke proudly of Loveman and the squadron of pilots who have been working with the kids, "It has been a great opportunity for our squadron -- and... Read more
May 31, 2012
A free summer camp will be available for all Hill rising 6th grade students not attending one of the following schools: Antelope, Adelaide, Bluff Ridge, Crestview, Doxey, Foxboro, Fremont, Hill Field, Holt, King, Layton, Lincoln, Meadowbrook, South Clearfield, Sunset, Syracuse, Vae View, Wasatch, Washington or Whitesides. This camp is also not available to anyone whose family is changing their... Read more
BLM, Bureau of Land Management, UTTR, UXO
May 31, 2012
The Bureau of Land Management, the State of Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration, and Hill Air Force Base are in the early stages of an unexploded ordnance removal project in areas near the Utah Test and Training Range. All partners met recently to discuss the cleanup actions that are currently being conducted on BLM property adjacent to the UTTR in the west desert of Utah.... Read more
Krista Starker, Hilltop Times Correspondent
May 31, 2012
It was an out of this world experience for students at Cook elementary on Monday March 21, as 5th graders from local elementary schools joined together to participate in the first ever Utah Mission to Mars program.Mission to Mars teaches students about space and engineering and it teaches teamwork as student teams prepare for and simulate going on a manned mission to the planet Mars to build... Read more
May 31, 2012
New hours have been set for the Arts & Crafts and Auto Hobby Shop will will be effective June 4.The are:Engraving, Framing Services, Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Auto Hobby Shop Tuesday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.(Inspection Service)Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.(Inspections and Self Help)Wood Shop Self Help closedFraming Self Help closed(Wood Shop and... Read more

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