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January 28, 1986 – NASA Space Shuttle Challenger Explodes After Launch

My prayer is that I honor these brave men and women who I have held dear to me these last 30 years. “Space, the final frontier… to boldly¬†go where no man has gone before” – Star Trek This is the first history blog post that I was a witness to. I was in high school… Continue reading January 28, 1986 – NASA Space Shuttle Challenger Explodes After Launch

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December 5, 1945 – Flight 19 Vanishes While on Routine Training Mission

I LOVE the Bermuda Triangle and the mysteries that surround the the 500,000 square miles of ocean connecting Miami, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico. One of the most amazing things about the triangle is that when things disappear in the triangle they leave almost no trace. On October 1 2015 the container ship El Faro was… Continue reading December 5, 1945 – Flight 19 Vanishes While on Routine Training Mission

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Decmber 1, 1938 – Worst Railroad Crossing Accident in U.S. History

I remember a long time ago in yet another life, I learned to drive a bus. I was in the service and we wanted to use a Morale Welfare and Recreation bus to take a group of us to a concert. In order to do this four of us went to the classes to learn… Continue reading Decmber 1, 1938 – Worst Railroad Crossing Accident in U.S. History