Day: September 24, 2022

Brevard County Announces Additional Sandbag Distribution Sites to Open Sunday as Hurricane Threatens Florida

Due to significant rain in North Merritt Island over the past few weeks and in anticipation of potential impacts from Tropical Depression #9, free sandbags will be available to residents. Brevard County officials announced additional sandbag distribution locations opening at 8 a.m. on Sunday in north, central and south Brevard. […]

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ARTEMIS UPDATE: NASA Foregoing Launch Opportunity Sept. 27, Preparing for Rollback to VAB Due to Tropical Storm Ian

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 12:30 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 23, to discuss the cryogenic demonstration test conducted Wednesday, Sept. 21, ahead of the next Artemis I launch attempt. Based on data from the test, teams are fine-tuning procedures for the next launch opportunity, targeted for no earlier than Sept. 27. The rocket remains in a safe and flight-ready configuration at the launch pad. […]

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NHC: Tropical Storm Ian Will Intensify Over the Next Few Days into Major Hurricane – Point of Impact Now Big Question

Florida residents are riveted on Tropical Storm Ian, which the National Hurricane Center is predicting will become a major Cat 3 hurricane and possibly hit somewhere along the Florida west coast. The big question at this point is where landfall will happen. The storm formed Friday, and Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency on Friday afternoon for 24 counties that are at risk of being hit. […]

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Eastern Florida State College to Highlight Bachelor’s Degrees Programs at Upcoming Expo October 27

Eastern Florida State College will highlight its Bachelor’s Degrees at a special event on Thursday, October 27. The EFSC Bachelor’s EXPO will be held from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Melbourne Campus in the Student Union, Bldg. 16, second-floor Multi-Purpose Room. […]

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Kiwanis Club of Melbourne Donates $9,720 to Sled Hockey Program at Space Coast IcePlex in Rockledge

Children and adults of the Space Coast Sled Hockey Team, along with visitors and members of the Space Coast IcePlex in Rockledge, will benefit from the Kiwanis Club of Melbourne with its donation of $9,720.31 to install handicap accessibility hardware to the doors at the Iceplex. Active in Melbourne for 98 years, the club recently sponsored the grant from the Florida Kiwanis Foundation to fund this project. […]

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