Sherel Hardy, 309th Electronics Maintenance Group, Director
September 27, 2012
This is an exciting time to be at Hill Air Force Base. We are making history as the Air Force transitions to the 5-Center Construct that better aligns our organization to our core mission areas.No question about it -- these are challenging times. As I thought about the change I remembered an article I published a few years ago during the stand-up of the Air Force Global Logistics Support Center.... Read more
Tech. Sgt. Richard Gonzales, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
September 27, 2012
When the American flag is weathered and tattered, United States Code says Old Glory should be burned and disposed of with respect. Master Sgt. Dave Graham, the drug testing program manager for the 419th Medical Squadron and former 419th FW Honor Guard member, has collected and properly burned more than 150 unserviceable American flags over the past several years. As he received more flags from... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
September 27, 2012
“It was an honor to serve my country,” said Lt. Col. (Ret.) Jay Hess, an Air Force pilot who was held as a POW by the North Vietnamese,at an exhibit opening at Hill Aerospace Museum on Sept. 21.A reproduction of the Hanoi Hilton cell he was held in is included in the exhibit and is based on sketches made by one of his former cellmates.Hess described his experience of... Read more
Community College of the Air Force, Hilltop Times writer, Mikayla Beyer, Hilltop Times writer
September 27, 2012
After winning scholarships from the local Logistics Officer Association, three students from Hill Air Force Base have been awarded competitive national scholarships for their essay submissions.The three students are Airman 1st Class Jeric Hernandez, Veronica Doumit of Clearfield High School, and Joshua Wilding, who recently graduated from Syracuse High School and now attends the University of... Read more
75th Medical Group
September 27, 2012
The 2012-13 influenza season is now here; whether you're active duty, a federal civilian employee or a TriCare beneficiary the influenza vaccine is available to you.Just like last year, this season's flu vaccine will be available to all TriCare beneficiaries and federal government civilian workers. Plans are in place to ensure our Air Force Materiel Command federal government civilian employees... Read more
AFPC Retraining Office
September 27, 2012
Noncommissioned officers in unrestricted career fields affected by the fiscal year 2013 NCO Retraining Program have 8 days remaining to volunteer for retraining. NCOs who volunteer during Phase I have more opportunities to choose their next career field than those who "wait and see" if retraining will be necessary.During Phase I, Airmen in unrestricted career fields may apply for any shortage... Read more
Tech. Sgt. Steve Grever, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
September 27, 2012
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO - RANDOLPH, Texas -- Officials at the Air Force Personnel Center project are going to migrate the Air Force version of each employee's electronic Official Personnel Folder to the Office of Personnel Management's government-wide eOPF version in November. The eOPF is a digitized version of a hardcopy personnel folder that contains official human resource records for each... Read more
Tammy Cournoyer, Air Force Personnel Center Warrior and Family Operations Center
September 27, 2012
By Tammy CournoyerAir Force Personnel Center Warrior and Family Operations CenterRetired, separated wounded warriors can still pursue CCAF degreeJOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas -- Air Force combat-related wounded warriors wishing to continue their Community College of the Air Force education can now do so after separating or retiring thanks to provisions in the 2012 National Defense... Read more
September 27, 2012
Preteen Lock-In: (Oct. 19-20, 9 p.m. to 8 a.m.), preteens will spend a fun-filled night at the Youth Center. "Live, Lean, Green" is the theme of the evening activities. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers.Ghost Busters: (Oct. 30, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.), get your "ghost on" as Youth Programs celebrate Halloween. Become a ghostbuster and track down the ghost and goblins that will be haunting... Read more
Air Force Materiel Command Wellness Support Center
September 27, 2012
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- During October, Air Force Materiel Command will be promoting Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer Awareness. This is an excellent time to educate individuals about breast and prostate cancer and promote screening. Knowing about these diseases and what you can do can save your life.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1 in 8 women... Read more

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