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Dana Rimington, Hilltop Times Correspondent
July 2, 2015
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Service to one’s country was on the minds of more than 200 youth as they sweated in the warm June afternoon sun at the Hill Aerospace Museum, washing planes, planting flowers, filling areas with fresh gravel, and adding mulch to garden beds. As part of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Layton Kays Creek Stake’s Youth Conference, a gathering for teens age... Read more
KAELYNN STUDEBAKER, Health Promotion Coordinator
July 2, 2015
Have you participated in Civilian Health Promotion Services, or CHPS, screenings before? Do you know your numbers?If you have not ever participated or it has been more than a year, the Hill Air Force Base CHPS team would like to invite you to check it out. Screenings offered include blood glucose, cholesterol, body fat percentage and blood pressure, which can be done in less than 15 minutes.... Read more
July 2, 2015
MYTONPfc. Otis L. Nick, USAOct. 28, 1944 - Feb. 29, 196823 years old Infantryman NEPHIPfc. Blair C. Wilkey, USAAug. 20, 1944 - June 1, 196924 years old Medical Corpsman NORTH DELTALance Cpl. David J. BohnMarch 24, 1947 - Oct. 5, 196619 years old Machine Gunner OGDENCpl. Lilo E. Aldous, USADec. 30, 1942 - Sept. 15, 196825 years oldIndirect Fire Infantryman 1st Lt. Lawrence F. Bond,... Read more
June 25, 2015
Airmen and civilian employees from Hill Air Force Base participated in the Top of Utah Military Affairs/Hill Air Force Base Appreciation Night on June 19 with the Ogden Raptors at Lindquist Field in Ogden. The team is an advanced rookie affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and wore brown and tan camouflage uniforms in honor of our nation’s service members. The Raptors lost to the Orem Owls, 6-4. Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS SERGIO A. GAMBOA, 325th FIghter Wing Public Affairs
June 25, 2015
TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. — Professional athlete and business owner, Herschel Walker came to Tyndall during the Comprehensive Airman Fitness day June 5 to talk about mental health.“One of the reasons I am here is to thank all service men and women because they have done so much for me, also I want to make them aware of mental health,” Walker said. “It is sad that we are using this word ‘mental... Read more
Bryon Saxton, Hilltop Times Correspondent
June 18, 2015
As part of the Sounds of Freedom event June 13 in Layton, Yvonne Bauder, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, presented Farmington’s Jay Hess with a silver-toned Vietnam War POW bracelet she wore as a youth — while Hess was being held as a prisoner of war in Hanoi after his plane was shot down in 1967.The inscription on the bracelet reads “Maj. Jay Hess” and the date he was shot down, 8-24-67. Upon Hess’... Read more
STAFF SGT. DARLENE SELTMANN, 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
June 18, 2015
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do are the core values every Airman lives by. It’s hard to be a person of integrity if you’re unable to live openly and honestly with who you are.President Barack Obama issued Proclamation No. 8387 for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in 2009. However, lenience wouldn’t be given for one’s... Read more
June 18, 2015
A Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month Observance Luncheon is scheduled from  11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 23 at the Landing Ballroom.  The keynote speaker is Jackson Carter, a Utah resident and the the first openly gay contestant on the TV reality show “The Biggest Loser.”Cost for the luncheon is $13 for club members, $15 for nonmembers. An e-invite reservation will be... Read more
STAFF SGT. DEBBIE LOCKHART, 50th Space Wing Public Affairs
June 11, 2015
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — For some it’s about competition, for others it’s an adrenaline rush, but for Derek Hamby, bicycling is about passion.Hamby, an avid bicyclist and manpower and organization chief at Schriever Air Force Base, has been riding for close to 20 years and competed in multiple bike races, including a 100-mile trail race last year.“I will never be that person winning the... Read more
Bill Orndorff, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
June 11, 2015
The front entrance to the Hill AFB Youth Center is safer now, thanks to the efforts of 30 Air Force Reservists and Air National Guardsmen who repaired and refurbished the area as part of a community outreach project.The Guardsman and Reservists are temporarily working for the 309th Commodities Maintenance Group and did the work on recently as a team-building project.“They spent a half-day working... Read more

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In the Know Freedom run, walk scheduled for July 4A Freedom 5k Run/2 Mile Walk... more