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‘Save Space Camp’ drive prompted by virus reaches $1.5M goal

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A fundraising drive has reached its goal of bringing in $1.5 million to save Space Camp from closing because of...

‘Houston, we’ve had a problem’: Remembering Apollo 13 fifty years later

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Apollo 13's astronauts still shun superstition 50 years after their harrowing moonshot. Mission commander Jim Lovell...

Biloxi releases two documentaries on native son Fred Haise

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 13 astronaut Fred Haise's mission into space, the city of Biloxi is releasing two documentaries on its...

Helmet trouble strikes 2nd all-female spacewalk

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Two NASA astronauts are performing a second all-female spacewalk to finish upgrading the International Space...

Next step in Moon to Mars mission

More than 50 years after putting the first men on the moon with its Apollo program, NASA is working on an ambitious new program...

NASA administrator visits Stennis Space Center

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has been touring NASA sites across the United States. Today, he made a stop at Stennis Space Center in Hancock...

New Apollo display at Infinity Science Center

Nearly 50 years after its flight, the Apollo 4 command module has a new home at Infinity Science Center. The capsule was the first Apollo...

Moon Tree Foundation kickoff party

One woman’s mission is to educate the public about our space program and the forest service. All of this is to honor her father,...

Spotting the Supermoon

The brightest moon in almost 69 years is lighting up night skies all around the world this week. It’s called the Super Moon, a...

Journey to the Red Planet

Was Mars once home to microbial life? Is it today? Could it be a safe home for humans one day? NASA hopes to answer...

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08/14 – Brantly’s “Afternoon and Evening Storms” Friday Forecast

Skies start off partly to mostly cloudy today with humid conditions. Thanks to the increased cloud cover, highs today should be a little cooler,...
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08/13 Ryan’s “More Showers” Thursday Night Forecast

Saw more showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, which made things much cooler heading into the night.
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25 Teams in 25 Days: Christian Collegiate Academy Bulldogs

If you were to genuinely ask someone ‘hey, what’s football,’ they would most likely give you a facial expression packed with a whole lot...
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Community growth in Wiggins

COVID-19 has caused many challenges for South Mississippi cities in 2020, but the City of Wiggins has also seen many positive changes this year. Despite...