Updated: August 25, 2017


ALABAMA GOVERNOR KAY IVEY MADE A STOP IN HUNTSVILLE ON TUESDAY.

ACCORDING TO MEDIA, IVEY ALONG WITH OTHER STATE AND LOCAL OFFICIALS WERE AT THE US SPACE AND ROCKET CENTER TO AWARD A 10 MILLION DOLLAR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GRANT.

WITH THE GRANT, THE ROCKET CENTER WILL BE ABLE TO EXPAND IT'S FACILITIES TO INCLUDE A U.S. CYBER CAMP FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS. THIS WILL ALSO ALLOW THE CENTER TO SEEK MATCHING FUNDS AND SUPPORT FOR ADDITIONAL CENTER GROWTH, INCLUDING SCIENCE EXHIBIT SPACE.