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Allan Woods, 75th Air Base Wing Motorcycle Safety Program Manager
March 24, 2011
More two wheeled vehicles on the road now that it's spring - be alertWelcome to March in Utah when spring is in the air, at least every two or three days. This is a time when we experience winter and spring weather conditions almost daily. Mother Nature can't seem to make up her mind. We'll have 6 inches of snow on Monday then mid 50s on Tuesday. Who knows what Wednesday will bring?This is also... Read more
Miller Sports Park staff
March 24, 2011
TOOELE VALLEY -- Have you ever watched a Superbike race and thought to yourself, "Hey, those guys don't look so tough. I could beat them!"Now, thanks to Miller Motorsports Park, your chance has come.All fans over 18 years of age who purchase a ticket to The BigM Weekend by May 8 will be eligible to win one of 14 slots in the inaugural BigM Weekend Superbike Super Celebrity Mega Kart Showdown, to... Read more
March 24, 2011
Just as you and your family stepped up and chose to serve our country, more than 180,000 doctors in the Western Region have stepped up to become TriCare providers -- to serve you.They made the choice, and now is your opportunity to thank them. With National Doctors' Day around the corner on March 30, you can "shout-out" on Facebook to a special TriCare doctor who's made an impact in your life.... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
March 17, 2011
One of the oldest and most historic buildings on Hill Air Force Base was renamed March 18 for the man who was most instrumental in preserving it.During a ceremony held at the Hill Aerospace Museum, the museum's chapel was renamed for Col. Nathan Mazer, who, along with other Top of Utah community efforts, helped get the museum built and brought the chapel there.The newly named Mazer Memorial... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
March 17, 2011
While one era ended, another officially began on the afternoon of March 9 at Hill Air Force Base. Base and Boyer Hill Military Housing officials demolished the last of two remaining vintage 1960s homes at 3210 Liberty St. in the base's Capehart housing area.Immediately after the demolition, an open house featuring the newest generation of on-base homes was held. "(The demolition) represents a... Read more
Ryan Larsen, Hilltop Times Correspondent
March 17, 2011
It's Federal Women's History month and at a luncheon held to kick off the month, Kathy Loveless entertained and inspired guests at Club Hill on March 9.Tim Irwin of the Hill Supply Chain Management Squadron (SCMS) attended the luncheon with his daughter Amber Irwin, also of Hill. He said, "I love to go to functions like this because (women) do so much around the base and elsewhere." Irwin is the... Read more
419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
March 17, 2011
About 30 Air Force Reservists from the 419th Civil Engineer Squadron returned March 9 from a six-month deployment to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.While deployed, the Airmen traveled throughout northeastern Afghanistan, completing construction projects at 62 forward operating bases and combat outposts as part of the 577th Expeditionary Prime BEEF (Base Engineer Emergency Force) Squadron.The 577th... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 17, 2011
It may not be Duke against Kansas, but as the NCAA tournament brackets shape up for the finals, Hill Air Force Base will get the opportunity to watch the results of another mammoth championship tournament as two squadron teams will play for the final honor of being the most skilled in the Air Force Assistance Fund Kick Off on March 29. As the campaign kicks off, and unit and squadron... Read more
Airman 1st Class Melissa Dearstone, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
March 17, 2011
Hill Air Force Base stood up the first-of-its-kind Consolidated Munitions Control Center where personnel who work in the Munitions and Missile Storage areas are able to track all of their explosives from one location and ensure the safety of everyone working in the MAMS area.MAMS is primarily used to store and safeguard a variety of missile and munitions components, the majority of which include... Read more
March 17, 2011
The Hill Top 3 is offering quarterly $250 essay based scholarships to active duty military in the grades of E-1 through E-6. You must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate program at an accredited college or university. Applications and essays must be received by the fifth of the month following each calendar year quarter (e.g. Marcj 5, July 5, Nov. 5) .Please contact Senior Master... Read more

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