Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Now's the time to get moonstruck.Forty-five years ago Sunday, Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became...

Five free things to do in Orlando

...Winter Park's Park Avenue. WATCH A ROCKET LAUNCHAlthough they take place 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the east at Cape Canaveral, rocket launches can still easily be seen from anywhere in metro Orlando, provided it's a clear day and you're...

Rocket Club inspires creativity

...for Jan. 29, but had to cancel when Augusta's snowstorm made flight conditions less than ideal."Just like at Cape Canaveral, weather gets in the way," Baldridge said.When they're not constructing rockets, the club is talking history...

Aiken man recalls 'Great Alaska Quake' of 1964

...different."Moments after the initial tremor, the vibrations multiplied."It felt like a rocket taking off from Cape Canaveral," Kennedy said. "That's the only way I can describe how bad the ice was shaking below me."The ice was thick...

Robert Doster

...his wife, Evelyn Hafner Doster. He is survived by his children; Joan Dalton of Augusta, GA., June Acevedo of Cape Canaveral, FL. , and Stephen Doster of Washington, KY.; 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; 1 brother, Richard...

Museum honors teacher who led Rocket Club at Josey High School

...scientists, doctors and military officers. One worked at Cape Canaveral and another for Secretary of State Henry Kissinger...that of a rocket launch -- would have.They toured Cape Canaveral and Lockheed Martin Marietta, an aeronautics facility...

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End of shuttle program will sting on coast of Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. --- Workers at Kennedy Space Center always knew the end of the shuttle program would bring hard times to Florida's...

Final four ready to take shuttle flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. --- America's longest space-flying streak ends this week with the smallest crew in decades -- three men and a woman...

Space shuttle launches

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Atlantis and four astronauts rocketed into orbit today on NASA's...as NASA had hoped for.Hundreds of thousands of spectators jammed Cape Canaveral and surrounding towns for the emotional farewell. Kennedy Space Center...

Across South Carolina

...toward the international space station graduated from South Carolina schools. The shuttle Atlantis lifted off from Cape Canaveral on Monday. The crew includes U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Randy Bresnik, who graduated from The Citadel 20 years...