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Andrea V. Mason, Team Hill Public Affairs
December 15, 2011
OGDEN -- Ten volunteers from the 388th Fighter Wing demonstrated their commitment to service as they served lunch to nearly 100 homeless guests of St. Anne's shelter in Ogden Dec. 6.This service is part of the wing's community outreach program where several volunteer opportunities to help within the local community are offered throughout the year."This is my fourth time volunteering to feed the... Read more
75th Comptroller Squadron
December 15, 2011
If you have been TDY recently on classified orders there are a few things you need to know. For classified travel vouchers, online systems such as Defense Travel System (DTS) or E-Finance cannot be used. Submitting your classified voucher in a non-secure finance system will result in these systems being shut down Air Force-wide and will cause delays in travel payments for ALL members.The correct... Read more
December 15, 2011
Everyone is invited to join Team Hill at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, as we light the base Christmas Tree. Located on the corner of "D" Avenue and Balmer Street, (the Base Chapel), the stately tree will be adorned with hundreds of sparkling lights that will delight young and old throughout the holiday season.Stop by to celebrate the occasion, have a warm cup of cocoa and a tasty holiday cookie. Read more
TriWest Health Care Alliance
December 15, 2011
Did you know that nearly 90 percent of women with breast cancer survive--because of early detection?Mammograms can sometimes detect early stage breast cancer three years before the lump can be felt. And breast cancer is most treatable in its earliest stages.TriCare covers mammograms for women 40 years and older, at no cost to them. For those who are at high risk for breast cancer, TriCare begins... Read more
Senior Airman Melissa Dearstone, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 8, 2011
Last Thursday, Dec. 1, winds from the east gusted through Hill Air Force Base at exceedingly high speeds of up to 75 miles per hour.The aftermath of this day-long windstorm caused some minor structural damages to facilities as well as uprooting and damaging many trees across the installation."The total damage consisted of 129 trees down, 90 at the golf course and 39 on the... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
December 8, 2011
Seventy years ago, Dec. 1, 1941, the Civil Air Patrol was signed into existence by administrative order of Frank LaGuardia, director of the Office of Civil Defense, just six days before the advent of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. CAP's mission during World War II to patrol the coasts for enemy submarines and help protect the nation's shipping lanes resulted in over 500,000 hours spent in flight to... Read more
Dana Rimington, Hilltop Times Correspondent
December 8, 2011
LAYTON -- To keep busy while her husband was deployed for the last several months, Jessica Heck of Layton decorated a donated Christmas tree in his honor.It was on display at the Festival of Trees at the South Town Expo Center in Sandy until Dec. 3.But even better than having a tree on display, Heck got to welcome her husband home early from his deployment just days before the tree was set up at... Read more
Senior Airman Melissa Dearstone, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 1, 2011
Recently, the 75th Medical Group was ranked the Air Force Surgeon General's number 2 out of 29 Patient Centered Medical Homes. The Patient Centered Medical Home is the Air Force's premier primary care medicine program. Its purpose is to create a partnership between the medical staff and the patients to increase continuity of care, patient and staff satisfaction and the quality of health care... Read more
Charles Freeman, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 1, 2011
One of Team Hill's own received an early gift for the holidays by way of a presidential nomination to the Senate for appointment to the rank of brigadier general.Col. Sarah Zabel, commander of the 75th Air Base Wing, is one of 39 colonels in the Air Force who is on the list for approval to receive their first star."It's very exciting news," Zabel said. "I wasn't expecting to see the results of... Read more
December 1, 2011
The annual Winter Expo will take place in the Warrior Center gym, Dec. 7, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the theme: "Uniting Wingmen through travel, education, fitness and fun."Airmen and their families may explore various booths set up by local snow resorts, outdoor snow activity vendors and others. Attendees can browse and talk to experts about winter activities.In addition to the booths, the Warrior... Read more

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