GEORGETOWN — Why are three 4-H’ers from here going to Paris next month? It’s not rocket science.
Well actually, it is rocket science. The trio — Daniel Kelton and brothers Matthew and Mark Janecka — took first place among 724 other teams from 44 states in the Team American Rocketry Challenge finals in The Plains, Va., this month. They’ll head to Paris in June to represent the United States and compete against rocketry teams from the United Kingdom and France in the International Fly-Off. The locale, according to mentor James Duffy, is Le Bourget Airport, where Charles Lindbergh landed.
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