July 16, 1969: Apollo Soars Toward Moon; All Is 'Go, Go' Jul 20, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Reaching for a dream, America's Apollo 11 astronauts hurtled across the vastness of space today on a voyage of the ages, an attempt to land two men on the moon.Journal Gazette, July 16, 1969 As featured on +9 A Small Step for Man and a Look Back at the 1969 Moon Landing🌙 A small step for man and a giant leap for mankind! This year marks the 50th anniversary of t… Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Most Popular Mattoon police make arrests for meth possession, battery Woman charged with DUI, more after accident with pedestrian near Charleston 2 from Mattoon get prison for federal meth offenses Mattoon substitute teacher removed from classroom due to alleged racial comments Over 2,000 fetal remains found at ex-abortion doctor's Illinois home View All Promotions promotion 🤤 Chow down with your Food & Drink newsletter! promotion Enter the Support Local Businesses Sweepstakes!