LifeTimes

April 17, 2014
  On Saturday, May 17, Armed Forces Day, the Morgan County Pilot’s Association and the Airport Advisory Board will be sponsoring the 4th annual Veteran’s Recognition Day beginning at 10 a.m. at the Morgan County Airport, 5000 Cottonwood Canyon Rd., Mountain Green to recognize and honor all veterans from all branches of service.The Pilot’s Association invites all citizens and veterans... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
April 17, 2014
 OGDEN — City officials here say a specific employment sector that has already created thousands of jobs in Ogden is set for another spike, but connecting job-seekers to those jobs will take a massive effort.Enter the “Customer Service Career Fair” which will be held later this month by Ogden city and a host of other community organizations.Several local employers — all advertising current... Read more
Jennica Semon, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 17, 2014
 Early Sunday morning, as a brisk breeze flowed through Weber canyon, rifles fired and Taps sounded the empty Hill Air Force Base airfield, in honor of one our nation’s heroes; Lt. Col. Edison Phillips Janney. The commemoration was held to grant Janney’s last wish; for his ashes to be spread across an Air Force runway.A native of Salt Lake City, Janney served 23 years in the military. While... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
April 17, 2014
 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The United States is planning to remove 50 missiles from its arsenal to comply with an arms treaty with Russia, but if those missiles ever need to be brought back into service, the Department of Defense will be able to find them at Hill Air Force Base.Earlier this week, the Pentagon announced it would keep its current stash of 450 land-based missiles, but remove 50... Read more
Derek Kaufman, 88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 10, 2014
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — Air Force researchers and life cycle management experts plan to elevate collaboration with industry to a whole new level during a series of meetings April 16-18.The Aero Enterprise Dialogue with Industry is an opportunity for industry to gain insight into Air Force technology needs and near-term acquisition and sustainment requirements. The event will take... Read more
Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
April 10, 2014
 CLEARFIELD — Clearfield City may be nearly imperceptible on a national map, but last weekend, hundreds of CyberPatriot teams knew just where the city is located when the Clearfield High School CyberPatriot team became the national champions for the CyberPatriot IV 2014 High School, All Service Division. After competing in a grueling day with computer network, cyber defense and security... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
April 10, 2014
 The Department of Defense is continuing with its push for another BRAC round.On Wednesday, John C. Conger, acting deputy undersecretary of defense for installations, told a subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee in Washington that a Base Realignment and Closure round is the best way for the DoD to keep pace with the continual slashing of the defense budget.“The budget... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
April 10, 2014
 OGDEN — If you’re a veteran and you’re approached with an offer to receive a lump-sum pension advance, run as fast as you can in the opposite direction.That’s what veterans groups like the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the U.S. Veterans Administration are saying as they warn of a new scam that, although technically isn’t illegal, could still cause financial ruin for many... Read more
Randi Weston, Hilltop Times Correspondent
April 3, 2014
 MORGAN — “It is hard to explain the impact the story ‘Lone Survivor’ has had on me and my family,” says Joan Nold, of Morgan, regarding Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell’s account of his survival and the deaths of his teammates in Operation Red Wings in Afghanistan in 2005. “Reading ‘Lone Survivor,’ then watching the movie, cannot help but move one to action. The story ignited a fire in me, and... Read more
Sarah Stoll, Hilltop Times Correspondent
April 3, 2014
 The Hill Air Force Base Cross Country Team held its first 2014 meet on Wednesday, April 2, at 4:30 p.m. on the track across from the Warrior Fitness Center. The team’s season includes a total of eight runs on Wednesdays from April 2-May 21.Races begin at 4:30 p.m. and are held at different locations each week throughout the season.Teams are made up of unit members. “If your unit has a team... Read more

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