2nd Lt. Stacy Glaus, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
January 27, 2011
Jan. 24 was marked as John M. Browning Day through a resolution presented by Gov. Gary R. Herbert, one day after Browning's 156th birthday. John M. Browning, a Utah native and famous gunmaker during the 1900s, paved the way for the future of all gunmakers through his innovative and creative designs. "This is a landmark on many levels," said Herbert on the steps of the Utah State Capitol. "This... Read more
Nathan Simmons, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
January 27, 2011
Get ready for a fantastic night of free entertainment. Tops in Blue, the premier entertainment showcase of the U. S. Air Force will perform at 7 p.m., Feb. 16 at Weber State University's Browning Center.The event is free and open to the public and seating is filled on a first come, first-served basis. Doors open at 6:15 p.m."Tops in Blue is a remarkable program that displays the extraordinary... Read more
January 27, 2011
WASHINGTON -- Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Roy issued the following message to the Airmen of the U.S. Air Force:This year, on what would have been the 82nd birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., let us pause to reflect on the extraordinary leadership with which he forged our nation's path... Read more
January 27, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The Air Force chief of staff announced his latest professional reading list Jan. 21. "Effectively operating within our increasingly dynamic, interconnected and complex world requires steadfast commitment to personal and professional growth," Gen. Norton Schwartz said in a letter to Airmen."Therefore, professional reading will continue to be vital as we maintain our initiative today... Read more
January 27, 2011
Where are you from? New Orleans, La. What is your favorite quote? "Who dat, gonna beat dem Saints?"--The Saints football teamWho is your favorite band? The Backstreet Boys.What is your favorite childhood memory? Building forts in my living room.What is your favorite thing about being in the Air Force? The camaraderie and the friendships you establish.What are your future goals? To get my... Read more
Airman Crystal Charriere, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
January 27, 2011
Changes to the 9/11 G.I. Bill were signed into law Jan. 4 to make it easier for members to receive education benefits.Three revisions to the bill include changes to the housing allowance, a national cap on tuition and fee reimbursement, and how college fund payments will be made. Many of the alterations will not take effect until August.The most significant modification is the amount of money... Read more
John Litanksi, Office of Inspector General
January 27, 2011
Ben Franklin said, "A penny saved is a penny earned." We need to say to ourselves, "A dollar saved is a dollar earned," because every dollar saved gives us the opportunity to use it wisely for our day-to-day operations.Sometimes we think the Fraud, Waste and Abuse, or FWA, efforts we are observing are not going to add up. Well, they do.We all have waste in our daily lives and if we identify it,... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
January 27, 2011
Lt. Col. Aaron "Musket" Lade and Lt. Col. Dan "B.B." Gable, of the 388th Fighter Wing, presented "Afghanistan: A Pilot's Perspective" on Friday, Jan. 21, at Warrior Call."The actual persistent question isn't: 'Are we winning the war?' -- it's 'Are we making a difference?'ââ" said Lade, as he presented his experiences to those assembled at Club Hill."You can make a difference," he emphasized to... Read more
January 27, 2011
Approximately 45 percent of adult Americans make one or more resolutions each year, with a healthier lifestyle dominating the top of the list. From Robin Hood to Shoppettes, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service is making it easier to live up to goals specific to health and fitness all year long. Dining at Hill, for example, doesn't have to be a diet-buster as virtually every establishment now... Read more
January 27, 2011
Some base restaurants to close doors on down FridaysHours of operation for the Westside Restaurant in Building 1235 and Building 507 will be changing.Beginning Feb. 4, both facilities will be closed on down Fridays.Crosswinds, located in Building 230, will not change its hours for down Fridays and will remain open between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m.The 75th Force Support Squadron will re-evaluate in the... Read more

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