Master Sgts. David Raines (75th CEG), Sonya Hildebrand (OO-ALC/EO)
November 4, 2010
November is National American Indian Heritage Month. This year's theme is "Life is Sacred - Celebrate Healthy Native American Communities."The term American Indian and Alaskan Native refers to people having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America) and who maintain tribal affiliation or community attachment.There are many things we take for... Read more
November 4, 2010
In honor of National American Indian Heritage Month, the base committee will be conducting an American Indian History Trivia Contest. A secret prize will be given to a winner each week who correctly answers the question given. If you know the answer to this week's question below, please e-mail the equal opportunity office at: OOALC.EO@hill.af.mil; First person who responds correctly gets the... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
November 4, 2010
“Now that all the commotion of construction will end (fall 2011) we can continue to make improvements and build on the already strong sense of community,” said Danny Davis, Boyer Hill Military Housing property manager, as he looked at the year ahead."Right now, we're a little bit disjointed with construction trucks and the last of the scheduled homes being... Read more
November 4, 2010
U.S. Air Force 368th Recruiting Squadron:Tech. Sgt. Charles H. Goff IIIU.S. Air Force 372nd Training Squadron:Master Sgt. Steven Blackwood388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron:Master Sgt. Robert L. Dean Jr., Staff Sgt. Daniel Bartolucci, Staff Sgt. William Cheek, Staff Sgt. Christopher Mendoza, Staff Sgt. Jorge Schweitzer, Staff Sgt. Geoffrey St. Clair, Senior Airman Camarron Franklin, Senior... Read more
November 4, 2010
Airman takes on mail delivery challenge when contract is lostAirman 1st Class Matthew Green, 75th Communications Branch, stepped up and has taken on the enormous task of delivering and sorting mail to the entire base, a job formerly completed by four contractors with two trucks. He is assisted by two Airmen 1st class and one truck. For this accomplishment, he has been awarded the Team Hill Top 3... Read more
Karen Parrish, American Forces Press Service
November 4, 2010
WASHINGTON -- Defense Department officials are working to remind veterans and current service members who were involuntarily retained in the military under the "Stop Loss" program to apply for special pay before the Dec. 3 deadline.Service members whose service was involuntarily extended or whose retirement was suspended between Sept. 11, 2001, and Sept. 30, 2009, are entitled to a retroactive... Read more
Civilian Health Promotion Services
November 4, 2010
A recent news release from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) stated that as many as one in three adults could have diabetes by 2050. This is a great increase considering that currently only one in 10 adults has diabetes. The increased prevalence of diabetes is due to many factors but mainly the rise in obesity.The Diabetes Prevention Program did a study in which the findings reported weight... Read more
November 4, 2010
Self Care Program: Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Building 1218Self Care Program: Nov. 9, noon-1 p.m., Building 533Self Care Program: Nov. 10, 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Building 1285Blood Pressure Clinic/Class: Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m., Building 533"Preventing Diabetes," Nov. 16 noon- 1 p.m., Building 533.Arthritis: Nov. 18, noon-1 p.m., Building 533"Managing Your Diabetes," Nov. 22, 1 p.m.-2 p.m.,... Read more
November 4, 2010
Gen. Busch to speak at eventA ceremony will be held Nov. 11 to dedicate the newly finished bell tower at the George E. Wahlen Ogden Veterans Home, 1102 N. 1200 West.The event will begin at 3 p.m. and will feature several distinguished speakers, including Maj. Gen. Andrew Busch, Ogden Air Logistics Center commander, Gov. Gary Herbert, Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah).The... Read more
Forrest Brown, Engineering Directorate
November 4, 2010
Some months ago in the Engineering Directorate at Hill Air Force Base a group of workers started a weekly activity which has greatly enhanced the work environment. Some call these book reviews a colloquium or an informal get together for discussion. One of the books recently read and discussed was titled "The Carrot Principle" by Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton. What's amazing about this book... Read more

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In the know Author misidentified in Ployer Hill profileThe Hilltop Times... more