NEIL ARMSTRONG

APOLLO 11: Montgomery Residents Remember First Steps on the Moon

Fifty years ago Saturday, Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. It was an achievement “out of this world,”- literally. “I was 8 years old when the Apollo 11 went to the moon,” Scott Dawkins says. The words of Neil Armstrong are a vivid memory for some in the River Region- “It’s one small step for…

Neil Armstrong Biographer Working on New Book

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) – The Alabama college professor who wrote Neil Armstrong’s authorized biography is working on another book dealing with the first person to walk on the moon. A release from Auburn University says professor emeritus James Hansen is finishing a book that will include letters written to the Apollo 11 astronaut. The title is “Dear Neil Armstrong: Letters…