The annual Murray County Free Fair starts next Tuesday and this year’s event will be filled with exciting changes for all ages.
PHOTO COURTESY OF NASA
On July 20, 1969, Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr., Lunar Landing Module Pilot of the first lunar landing poses for a photograph beside the deployed United States Flag during an Apollo 11 Extravehicular Activity on the lunar surface.The Lunar Module is on the left, and footprints of the astronauts are clearly visible in the soil of the moon. Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, Commander, took this picture with a 70mm Hasselblad lunar surface camera.
While Astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin descended in the LM the “Eagle” to explore the Sea of Tranquility region of the moon, Astronaut Michael Collins, Command Module Pilot, remained with the command and service modules “Columbia” in lunar orbit.
Sulphur’s Neil Mayo recently gave an extensive historical review of the Apollo 11 NASA mission that put the first human on the Moon 50 years ago.
Chickasaw National Recreation Area will be holding a re-dedication ceremony for the Travertine Nature Center on September 21, 2019, celebrating its first 50 years of service in educating and inspiring
Following a lengthy discussion, the Board of County Commissioners approved a request by the City of Sulphur to replace Police Chief David Shores on the 911 Board with Jason Conyer,
Retired Sulphur superintendent, Calvin Agee, was among three who were inducted into the Oklahoma Educator’s Hall of Fame in ceremonies last Friday in Oklahoma City. Agee, who had a career