McDade students share story of satellite launch Posted in: NewsLifestyle At Friday night’s McDade ISD school board meeting, the high school students who built a satellite and travelled to Cape Canaveral to see it launch shared their experience. Student Luz Ramirez told stories about flying on an airplane for the first time, the amount of bugs they encountered in Florida and the other sights they got to see during their time at Cape Canaveral. They saw the beach and the national cemetery, and they took a boat tour to see the local wildlife. When their rocket launch was delayed by a day due to weather, they got to visit the Kennedy ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!