Michelle Martz, Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
September 12, 2013
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — As command officials make tough budget decisions with fewer dollars to spend, Air Force Materiel Command civilian employees who are not beneficiaries of the TriCare health program will no longer receive AFMC-provided flu shots in advance of the upcoming flu season. Civilian health is a top priority in AFMC. However, vaccine purchases had to be made early... Read more
American Forces Press Service
September 12, 2013
WASHINGTON — As the nation observes Suicide Prevention Month, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel recently issued a message to the men and women of the Defense Department, emphasizing the department’s collective resolve in its efforts to prevent military suicides. Here is the secretary’s message: The Department of Defense has no more important responsibility than supporting and protecting those who... Read more
1st Lt. Kandis Paskell, Deputy SARC
September 12, 2013
  It can be difficult to talk about sex and sexual assault. However, it is a valuable conversation that must be had in order to reduce the rate of the crime and the impact it has on both the victims and society. In order to have an effective discussion about sexual assault, we must first address the numerous myths surrounding the topic.           Myth #1: If... Read more
Brenda Christy, Team Hill 2013 CFC Vice Chairwoman
September 12, 2013
  Hello Team Hill and welcome to the 2013 Team Hill Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). It is my pleasure to serve as the vice chairwoman for the 2013 Team Hill Combined Federal Campaign. As many of you may know, the mission of CFC is to make it easy, fun and effective for federal employees to support the charities they are passionate about. The CFC has been going strong for over 50 years... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
September 12, 2013
A series of Lunch and Learn Financial Workshops will begin Sept. 24 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 11:30 a.m. and include lunch. A course on getting out of debt will lead off the series with Josh Stout, a financial adviser from Wells Fargo, conducting the class. The workshop is open to anyone with access to the base but it is requested that respondents RSVP for the class no later... Read more
Matt Gerrish, WSU Social Media Editor
September 12, 2013
  OGDEN —The Weber State University electronics engineering program was recently awarded accreditation from the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. ABET is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization that accredits college and university programs in the disciplines of applied science, computing, engineering and engineering technology. Accreditation is voluntary and achieved... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
September 12, 2013
      Play on the Hubbard Memorial Golf Course at Hill AFB Sept. 10 determined the six male and three female golfers who will represent the Air Force in the inter-service Armed Forces Golf Championship. Chief Master Sgt. Tracie Tolbert, of Thompson AFB, Fla., was the Women’s Air Force Champion with rounds of 78, 88, 86 and 80, for a final score of 332. 1st Lt. Thomas Whitney, of F.... Read more
Bryan Magana, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
September 12, 2013
CLINTON — Staff Sgt. Jonathan Morris, 419th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, spoke to students at West Clinton Elementary during their "Our Heroes" assembly in Clinton on Sept. 11. About 700 students gathered to honor military moms and dads on the 12th anniversary of 9/11. Morris, who attended West Clinton as a boy, shared his experiences as a both a soldier and an Air Force Reservist, and told... Read more
Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
September 12, 2013
NBC has finally put a price tag on the proverbial 15 minutes of fame. And at $10 a second, that quarter-hour works out to a cool $9,000. That may sound like a lot of money to some, but on Sept. 10, Terry Dutcher had her eye on much more than just 15 minutes’ worth of fame — and fortune — as she prepared to compete that evening on "Million Second Quiz," a new game show airing on NBC.... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
September 5, 2013
  CLEARFIELD — On Sept. 4, the successful completion of the Propulsion System Rocket Engine (PSRE) Life Extension Program (LEP) was celebrated at the Freeport Center, with many top representatives from the United States Air Force Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems Directorate, its Integrated Prime Contractor, Northrop Grumman, as well as the 309th Missile Maintenance Group... Read more

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