Caption: Apollo 11 Crew - Neil Armstrong, Mike Collins and Buzz Aldrin. In Wapak, we all felt like we knew them personally, because Neil was one of our own.
Caption: Dudley Nichols, Courtesy Wapak Alumni Hall of Fame
Caption: Jennifer Crusie (Courtesy Wapak Alumni Hall of Fame)
But while these shining hometown stars are well-known, Neil is in a league apart, because he is now and will always and forever be the First Man to Walk on the Moon. It wasn’t his only first, either. When I was a little boy the sign at the city limits read:
One Small Step for a Man…