MLive.com: Michigan students send shoe and sock to edge of space
As part of the two-month project, a shoe owned by Josiah Middaugh, an East Jordan graduate and world champion triathlete, was strapped to a weather balloon that was attached to a parachute and a base.
Petoskey News Review: Putting a (socked) foot forward
Turkish couple tapping U.S. sock market via East Jordan. Twelve years after his stay in East Jordan as a high-school exchange student, Baris Atmaca recently returned to the community with a business goal in mind.
Traverse City Record Eagle: Former exchange student brings socks company to East Jordan
For someone who has had Rotary International play such an important role in his life, it's no surprise that Baris Atmaca's business career has also come full circle.