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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – John Kester II of Rockingham, recently attended Space Camp at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, home of Space Camp, Space Camp Robotics, Aviation Challenge and U.S. Cyber Camp. The Rocket Center is a Smithsonian Affiliate and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center.

Published in Lifestyle
Wednesday, 09 June 2021 13:12

OPINION: Corporate handouts are not capitalism

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are two of the richest men in the world, and while both are clearly brilliant titans of industry, neither of them achieved that status without multiple handouts from the government. Musk’s Tesla and SpaceX have received nearly $5 billion in government aid over the years in various forms — grants, environmental credits, tax breaks, discounted loans, and more — while Amazon received more than $3.7 billion in taxpayer subsidies at the federal level alone.

Published in Opinion

ROCKINGHAM — There will be more than just the sun rising in Richmond County’s morning sky next week.

Published in Lifestyle

ROCKINGHAM—Richmond County residents may get a glance of the launch of NASA’s third crewed flight of the Crew Dragon Spacecraft  

Published in Local News

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER - Wednesday is set to be a historic day for American human space flight.

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