Capt. Erick Saks, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs
December 2, 2010
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Police officials are crediting the quick actions of a security forces Airman in Afghanistan with saving the life of a former Airman living halfway around the world.Senior Airman Jordan Gunterman, a 379th Air Expeditionary Wing fly-away security team leader, led authorities to his former co-worker's Florida home after he discovered his friend had overdosed on pills... Read more
Staff Sgt. Kimberly Moore, 81st Training Wing Public Affairs
December 2, 2010
KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- The Air Force's new technical training transition program was implemented Nov. 15, after test periods here and at Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas."Over the past 18 years, the enlisted phase program had transformed into a bloated management tool used to control and manage Airmen," said Chief Master Sgt. Edward Bradley, the training chief of 2nd Air Force's... Read more
December 2, 2010
2nd Combat Camera Squadron:Senior Airman Devin Doskey 367th Training Support Squadron:Tech. Sgt. Richard Scott 388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron:Master Sgt. Liam Brinn, Master Sgt. Vincent Detore, Master Sgt. Matthew MacDonald, Master Sgt. Randolph McCollum, Master Sgt. Kenneth Milliner, Tech. Sgt. Samuel Gaare, Tech. Sgt. Zachary Yohn, Staff Sgt. James Holbrook, Staff Sgt. William... Read more
Armed Forces Print News
December 2, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va. -- With winter break approaching, many college students will visit family or friends. Making sure their TriCare benefits follow them during holiday travel is a simple process.To avoid higher out-of-pocket costs and point-of-service charges, students should get care before heading home or elsewhere for the winter break.If this is not possible, students with TriCare Prime can... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
December 2, 2010
 “I decided I could do it,” said Bryant Lyons, of his first mission in the cockpit of a B-25 as a bomber pilot in in World War II. “Now that sounds funny,” he said, “but I decided I could do it…”  "They came and woke me early and it was still dark. They took us out in jeeps and personnel carriers and they had little holes on the lights just enough to see where... Read more
December 2, 2010
Racquetball tournaments at fitness center, Dec. 13-18Racquetball tournaments will be held at the Warrior Health and Fitness Center Dec. 13-18.Categories will include men's and women's singles and doubles as well as mixed doubles. Advanced, Intermediate and Beginner Divisions will feature single elmination style tournaments.Play each day will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Championships will be played Dec.... Read more
December 2, 2010
As the holiday season is steadily approaching, staying healthy can be a real challenge. Do you want to enjoy festive favorites and still have a healthy holidays? Then "Recipe for a Healthy Holiday Program" is the program for you. This five-week program is designed to help you avoid those unwanted holiday pounds and deal with the stress of the season. Classes taught include "Mindful Eating," "... Read more
December 2, 2010
Youth Center Lock In for New Year's EveNew Year's Lock In, Dec. 31 -- Ages 7-12 from 9 p.m. on Dec. 31 to 8 a.m. on Jan. 1. Cost is $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers.Teen Nights: Every Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.Skate Night, Friday, Dec. 3: Cost is $3 for members and $5 for nonmembers. Bring your friends and skate from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Fit Factor: Get up, get out, get fit. Earn... Read more
December 2, 2010
New Year's Eve Thunder Alley, Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. -- Rent a lane for up to six bowlers, $50. Price includes shoe rental, door prizes, food and beverages. Make your reservations early.December Family Night Special -- Receive a free pizza every Monday, 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. when you rent a lane for $30 with up to six bowlers per lane. Price includes shoe rental and a free pepperoni... Read more
December 2, 2010
Stained glass 3-D angel class, Dec. 18 -- two hour class from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $40 per student plus $20 for materials. The lead, glass and pattern are furnished. Ron Snorgrass, instructorBasic stained glass class, begins Dec. 7 -- five-week class from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $49 per student plus materials. Ron Snorgrass, instructorIntermediate stained glass class, begins Dec. 9 --... Read more