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MaryJoanna Grisso_ From the CAC to National Tour

Morgantown native MaryJoanna Grisso moved to New York City after spending 22 years in her hometown and obtaining her bachelor of fine arts degree from West V...

Probe of Virginia rocket blast begins; space station supplied

Oct 30, 2014    

WALLOPS Va./CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) - Authorities on Wednesday started investigating what caused an unmanned U.S. supply rocket to explode in a fireball moments after liftoff from a Virginia launch pad, destroying supplies and equipment bound for the International Space Station.The 14-story Antares rocket, built and launched by Orbital Sciences Corp (ORB.N), blasted off from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island at 6:22 p.m. (2222 GMT) on Tuesday but burst into flames moments later. It was the first disaster since the National Aeronautics and Space Administration turned to p...

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