Apollo 13 astronaut, flight director to speak at GRU

...Apollo 13 was to be the third mission to land on the moon. It launched at 2:13 p.m. on April 11, 1970, at Kennedy Space Center. The crew consisted of Lovell; John L. Swigert Jr., the command module pilot; and Fred W. Haise Jr., the lunar...

Apollo 13 commander, flight director speak at GRU

...Apollo 13 was to be the third mission to land on the moon and launched at 2:13 p.m. April 11, 1970, at Ken ne dy Space Center. The crew consisted of Lovell; John L. Swi gert Jr., the command module pilot; and Fred W. Haise Jr., the lunar...

Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

...to travel to the launch site at Florida's Kennedy Space Center, where NASA will honor Armstrong on Monday with a renaming...five-day festival runs through Sunday.The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will have an appearance Sunday by former...

Charleston, Hatteras among national landmarks threatened by climate change, report says

...frequent wildfires.The 84-page report, National Landmarks at Risk mentions such varied sites as NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Statue of Liberty, the Bandelier National Monument & Santa Clara Pueblo in New Mexico and the Bering Land...

What were Augusta's top stories since 1964?

...nice scene from St. Augustine, Fla. Dennis and Norma Barr, of North Augusta, were also in Florida, at the Kennedy Space Center ? "A great experience ... but oh so hot!"The Messers, of Aiken, were having a good time in Alabama. Mark and...

Where you live

Russell Romanella, the director for safety and mission assurance at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, speaks to North Augusta High School students about NASA's current human and robotic exploration missions.

William Frey Jr.

...Marine and WWII veteran who served in the Pacific Theater. He played a key role in the Apollo space program at Kennedy Space Center with the Army's Corp of Engineers and later served in combat development for the Department of Defense at Fort Gordon...

Readers share their car-nicknaming stories

...annual Jimmy Buffett Convention.And Joe and Lorinda Fournier, of Evans, were also in Florida visiting the Kennedy Space Center. "It makes you realize," they write, "how brave and brilliant these people are. Bravo!"THOUGHT FOR THE DAY...

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Museum honors teacher who led Rocket Club at Josey High School

...Isaac studied at Emory University alongside Palmer. He went on to work in the vertical assembly building at Kennedy Space Center, a building he toured on the Rocket Club field trip years earlier. He now works as a civilian senior Army intelligence...

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Vote for principles, progress

...150 million in Alaskan fisheries relief; $8 million for new federal cars; $4 million for repairs to the Kennedy Space Center; $2 million for repairs to Smithsonian Institution buildings; and more. How can U.S. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand...