Rich Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 7, 2011
The 388th Fighter Wing will hold a change of command ceremony at 9 a.m. Thursday, April 7, in Hangar 37.Col. Scott J. Zobrist will relinquish command of the 388th FW to Col. Scott C. Long.The 388th FW commander is responsible for maintaining the unit's combat readiness to deploy, employ and sustain F-16s worldwide to fight and win any conflict. The wing consists of seven... Read more
Bill Orndorff, 309th Maintenance Wing
April 7, 2011
With the cut of a ribbon March 24, the 309th Aircraft Maintenance Group from Hill Air Force Base formally assumed depot-level maintenance work on the T-38 Talon aircraft located at Randolph AFB, Texas.A satellite unit from Hill's 571st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron will perform the work at Randolph as part of a 2009 Department of Defense Depot Source of Repair decision. The decision awarded the... Read more
Nathan Simmons, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 7, 2011
Hill Air Force Base is staying committed to its promise of supporting families with special needs.The base will hold its second annual Families with Special Needs Summit at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 20 at Club Hill. The summit is open to all Team Hill families -- military, civilians, contractors, as well as Guard and Reserve members from the local area."Delivering on the Promise" is a fitting theme... Read more
April 7, 2011
April 14, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Bountiful City Hall, 790 S. 100 East -- Parent Awareness Night: Focusing on Teen Sexting and Sexual ViolenceApril 16, 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m., walk begins, Lester Park, 663 24th St., Ogden -- Walk a Mile in Her ShoesApril 27, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Syracuse City Hall, 1979 W. 1900 South -- Parent Awareness Night: Focusing on Teen Sexting and Sexual ViolenceApril 28, 9 a.m.... Read more
Tech. Sgt. Jess Harvey, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
April 7, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The Air Force is observing Sexual Assault Awareness Month, starting April 1.The Defense Department theme for the month is "Hurts one. Affects all," which is designed to point out how sexual assault affects not only the victim, but the department as well. The Air Force's slogan supporting the DoD theme is "Real Wingmen Act!" emphasizing the duty of all Airmen to intervene whenever... Read more
COL. MICHAEL VLK, U.S. Air Force 372nd Recruiting Group commander
April 7, 2011
As a recruiting group commander, my Area of Responsibility touches 24 states as well as the Pacific, so I travel a lot for my job. If I’m in uniform, I’m often stopped and thanked for my service. Especially where people aren’t used to seeing military folks, someone will come up to me and thank me. I’ll smile and thank the individual back for the kind... Read more
April 7, 2011
Where are you from? Florida.What is your favorite quote? "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." --Winston ChurchillWhat is your favorite part about being in the Air Force? My Air Force familyIf you were not in the Air Force, what would you want to be? I would want to be a pediatric nurse because it would be cool to work with babiesWhat is your favorite type of music?... Read more
April 7, 2011
Through April 25 -- Popeye's area is being reconfigured to allow access from only Wardleigh Road. This includes a road around the southwest side of the building for traffic to exit back to Wardleigh Road. Some work has been occurring since late November and will be complete by the end of April. Both Popeye's and the Shopette remain open for business.Continuing through April 18 -- 69 parking... Read more
CHPS office
April 7, 2011
The Team Lean Challenge program received a facelift all across the Air Force Materiel Command this month. The Team Pedometer Challenge (TPC) and focuses on taking the necessary steps for permanent healthy lifestyle changes. It begins April 11 and ends May 20. "The TPC is a program that doesn't focus solely on weight loss, but being more active, and this was our goal," said Antoinette Greene,... Read more
FOD Quality Circle
April 7, 2011
The Aircraft Maintenance Group's FOD Quality Circle held a Foreign Object Damage (FOD) Poster Contest at the end of 2010. The contest was spearheaded by Robin Lung who stated, "The purpose of the contest was to keep the focus of all maintenance employees on the importance of being aware of FOD."The FOD Quality circle is committed to creating a FOD free working environment for all of the weapon... Read more

In The Know

In the Know Freedom run, walk scheduled for July 4A Freedom 5k Run/2 Mile Walk... more