November 24, 2016
The 415th Supply Chain Management Squadron lost a dear and special member Tuesday, Nov. 15, after a valiant 10-year battle with cancer. The work family of Pamela Vineyard Boucher wish to gratefully acknowledge the many hours of donated leave that kept her afloat while she valiantly fought for her life. So many volunteers came forward to share time, leave, stories and support as she went through... Read more
November 24, 2016
Federal Employees Health Benefits Open Season will run Nov. 7 through Dec. 12. Health Insurance Representatives will be at the Warrior Fitness Center, building 533 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nov. 8, 9, 10 and Dec. 6, 7, 8. Brochures and information on 2017 premiums will be available at the Health Fair and at the Office of Personnel Management website at http://www.opm.gov/insure/ when finalized... Read more
November 24, 2016
Our brave and kind dad, grandpa, brother, and uncle, Paul Dean Wagner of Mountain Green, Utah, passed away peacefully Nov. 2 from a sudden illness. He was born on Oct. 13, 1944, in Portland, Oregon. His family moved to Cascade Locks, Oregon, in 1956 and he graduated from Cascade Locks High School. He graduated from the University of Oregon in 1967 where he was active in the ROTC. Following... Read more
CAPT. MEGHAN SMITH, 439th Airlift Wing
November 24, 2016
WESTOVER AIR RESERVE BASE, Mass. — Jean Marc Tchazou left Cameroon in 2007. He said the government of his homeland was oppressive, and he knew that his only chance at success meant moving to the United States.Now a Senior Airman in the Air Force Reserve, Tchazou’s journey to citizenship was highlighted in a 2013 Patriot Magazine article. He said by acquiring his U.S. citizenship, he left behind... Read more
R. Nial Bradshaw, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
November 17, 2016
BLUFFDALE, Utah — In preparation for Veterans Day, Team Hill Airmen and family members gathered at a cemetery here Nov. 10 for a volunteer project, which honored all veterans.The project was organized by the Air Force Sergeants Association, Chapter 1163, and preparations began just after sunrise. With the sun still low in the sky, the volunteers spread across the Utah Veterans Memorial Cemetery... Read more
ASHLEY PALACIOS, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Public Affairs
November 17, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — On Oct. 28, President Barack Obama signed a presidential proclamation declaring November to be “National Military Family Month.”“We must always be there for our service members and their families -- just as they are there for us,” Obama said in the proclamation. “Through the thickest of fights and the darkest of nights, our extraordinary military families... Read more
November 17, 2016
OGDEN, Utah — Airmen from Hill AFB joined dozens of other parade entrants during the 11th annual Ogden Veterans Day Parade this past weekend. Crowds lined up along the parade route on Washington Boulevard and watched marching bands, dignitaries, fire trucks, military vehicles and veterans. Read more
November 17, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Aircraft maintainers took part in proficiency training here Nov. 8 with their goal being improved mission effectiveness.Airmen from the 34th Aircraft Maintenance Unit here accomplished hot refueling operations – commonly called ‘hot pits’ – on running F-35A Lightning II fighter jets.Hot pits operations allow for a faster refueling process since the pilot does not have... Read more


Commentary: My home away from home

AIRMAN SHAWNA L. KEYES, 4th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
November 17, 2016
SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. — Cancer. The word reaches your ears and your heart stops. Your blood chills and your breath catches. Cancer is never a word you want to hear, say, or wish upon anyone. But hear it, I did.It was early June of this year when I received a phone call I would never forget. I joyfully answered, wondering what it was about. The conversation started pleasantly,... Read more
November 17, 2016
Thanksgiving, Nov. 24Airman and Family Readiness Center ClosedAirman Leadership School ClosedArts and Crafts ClosedAuto Hobby Closed Bowling ClosedBubble 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Chapel ClosedChild Development Center (East & West) ClosedCivilian Personnel Section ClosedEducation and Training Offices ClosedFast Eddies ClosedFinance Customer Service ClosedSouth Gate and Roy Gate Open 24/7.West... Read more

In The Know

In the know Legal office closureThe 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office will be... more
In the know Blended Retirement System Town HallsHill AFB will hold town hall... more