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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
Sarah Stoll, Hilltop Times Correspondent
April 3, 2014
 March was National Nutrition Month and Team Hill participated by promoting awareness about nutrition, fitness and the available resources on Hill Air Force Base. Throughout the month of March, the Health and Wellness Center (HAWC) offered the “Nutrition Madness” challenge. The program consisted of challenges that pushed participants to be their best physically and nutritionally. To qualify... Read more
Senior Airman Adam C. Borgman, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
March 27, 2014
 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Team Hill’s senior leader spoke to nearly 80 junior enlisted Airmen during the Hill AFB First Four meeting March 19. Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr., Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, spoke on the topic of effective leadership and management.“Everyone is a leader, and you will either influence people in a positive way or influence people in a negative way,” Baker... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
March 27, 2014
 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Sequestration — it’s a phrase that’s been repeated often and seems like it will never go away.The Air Force announced recently it will resume a program that will reduce its force by thousands of airmen over the next five years, in an attempt to meet budget reduction requirements caused by sequestration.The program calls for voluntary cuts through separation and early... Read more
Mitch Shaw, Hilltop Times Staff
March 27, 2014
 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Air Force has a plan to clean up three contaminated military weapons sites on Hill Air Force Base.The Air Force is currently accepting public comment on a plan to clean up three “Military Munitions Response Program” sites that are now inactive at Hill. The sites include an outdoor small arms firing range, a munitions dump and a powder burning pit.The firing range... Read more

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