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2014-06-13 16:22:40

ATLANTA, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray," "we," "us" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it has retained MMTC Media and Telecom Brokers, the brokerage arm of the Minority Media and Telecommunications Council ("MMTC"), as the exclusive broker to identify and facilitate the transfer of six full-power television stations following the termination of those stations' services agreements with Gray. The television stations and markets are as follows:...

2014-06-06 23:04:57

Bastrop Chamber of Commerce and Northeast Delta HSA Host Thursday, June 12 Event Monroe, LA (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (Northeast Delta HSA), The Extra Mile and the Bastrop-Morehouse Chamber of Commerce announce today a Ribbon Cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Bastrop’s Hope Peer Support Center. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 12 at 1:00 p.m. at 218 N. Franklin Street in Bastrop. Dorothy Ford, Executive Director of the...

2014-05-30 23:09:39

Holistic Ophthalmologist John Monroe offered natural vision and eye health tips during a recent interview with Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Cigarettes and alcohol can cause visual impairment. Nearsightedness can be caused by stress. Macular degeneration can be caused by drinking too much coffee. Those were among many insights offered by Holistic Ophthalmologist John Monroe during a guest appearance on the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power...

2014-04-03 20:21:53

Gray Closes on Lockwood Transaction, Plans for Second Quarter Closing of Remaining Transactions ATLANTA, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it has received all government approvals for all of its previously announced television station acquisitions, including those involving Hoak Media, LLC ("Hoak"). On November 20, 2013, Gray announced agreements with Hoak and separate agreements by which...

2012-08-05 23:01:28

On the 50-year anniversary of Marilyn Monroe´s death, the last of the 5-part series on the legendary icon by permanent makeup artist Sally Hayes, reveals what leading beauty experts care about Marilyn 50 years later and what they don´t. They also share professional cosmetic advice on how women today can be like her. The complete Modernizing Marilyn Monroe Series is exclusively found on http://www.permanentmakeup.com. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 05, 2012 Marilyn Monroe put the...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'