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Saturday, August 30th, 2014

SpaceX, Blue Origin compete for NASA contract

Four private space travel companies, including two with ties to Texas, are competing for a NASA contract that will have them ferrying astronauts to space “like a taxi.” NASA will announce the winner of the contract in the coming weeks.

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Jackie L. Fisher, 1939 to 2014

Services for Jackie Lynn Fisher, 75, will be held Tuesday, June 3 in Wimberley followed by graveside services on Wednesday, June 4 near Mexia.