More Photos, Video Of Discovery's Retirement
Briefly: I live about 13km from the Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center on the grounds of Dulles International Airport. ... I heard John Glenn speak at the dedication, castigating the government for retiring the shuttle fleet; he said they should all still ...
What to Watch: Week of Sept. 1
Barbara Comstock (R) and Fairfax County Supervisor John Foust (D) will speak. The two candidates are vying to replace Rep. ... The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce is holding is fifth annual Banking Luncheon. Barbara Rehm of American Banker is to ...
Happy 30th Birthday to Discovery, NASA's Greatest Space Shuttle
Discovery carried the first Senator, the first Latina, and the oldest astronaut—John Glenn, then 77—to outer space. It completed the first 360 degree pitch maneuver in outer space, piloted by the first female shuttle commander, Eileen Collins (though ...
Friday's Sorted High School Football Scores
Houston North Forest 14, Fort Bend Dulles 2. Huffman Hargrave 28, Houston Kashmere 20. Ingleside 41, Rio Grande City 14. Iowa Park ... San Diego 21, George West 0. Skidmore-Tynan 41, CC John Paul 0. Spearman 41, Shamrock 0. Taft 19, Stockdale 6.