Day: May 9, 2021

Kentucky Derby Winner Medina Spirit Fails Drug Test, Trainer Bob Baffert Hit with Suspension

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert was suspended by Churchill Downs after Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failed a post-race drug test, and if the results are upheld, there’s a good chance that it will invalidate the victory. […]

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Chinese Carrier Rocket Streaks Across Central Florida, Crashes Near the Maldives

A 10-story-tall, out-of-control Chinese rocket traveling fell out of orbit Saturday night briefly passing by central Florida moments before its final descent into the Maldives. […]

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SPACE COAST SPORTS HALL OF FAME: Charles Clemente Changed the Face of Sports at Florida

The late Charles Clemente changed the face of sports for the Florida Institute of Technology and in the process also left his mark in the field of Space Coast sports. […]

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NASA & SPACE NEWS: National Memorial Honoring Fallen Astronauts Commemorates 30 Years

It was a balmy morning on May 9, 1991, when close to 2,000 attendees paid their respects to fallen astronauts at the dedication of a new national memorial: the Space Mirror. […]

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Salleann ‘Sally’ Mills, 83, Peacefully Passes Away April 14, Was 1955 Graduate of Cocoa High School

Sweet Salleann “Sally” Mills, 83 years young, peacefully passed away on the evening of Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at the loving and caring Wuesthoff Hospice House in Rockledge, Florida. Sally will be sorely missed, but we know she is happy and young again, dancing with her husband Bob in Heaven! […]

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