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January 11, 2000 Death Notices – January 11, 2000

Death Notices – January 11, 2000 Story from the News and Observer Web Site: January 11, 2000 FRED FLETCHER SR. DEC. 4, 1910 – JAN. 8, 2000 RALEIGH — “Once upon a time” in a place called Raleigh, lived a read more

Fred Fletcher Dies at 89

Fred Fletcher Dies at 89 Story from the Associated Press: January 10, 200 RALEIGH, Jan. 10 – Fred Fletcher, a leading Raleigh broadcaster and passionate advocate of improving the city’s parks system, has died at age 89. Fletcher died Saturday read more

Fred Fletcher, 89, dies of prostate cancer

Fred Fletcher, 89, dies of prostate cancer Story from the News and Observer Web Site: January 10, 2000 He gave Raleigh lively radio and recreation By TIM SIMMONS, News and Observer Staff Writer News and Observer Staff Photo By Corey read more

January 5, 2000 Microspace Communications Doubles Capacity on GE-1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 5, 2000 Greg Hurt phone: 919-850-4500 fax: 919-850-4518 email: uplink@microspace.com Microspace Communications Double Capacity on GE-1 Raleigh, N.C. — Microspace Communications Corporation has announced the doubling of its transponder capacity on GE Americom’s GE-1 satellite. Joe read more

January 1, 2000 WRAL Wins RTNDA Awards

WRAL Wins RTNDA Awards Congratulations to the staff at WRAL TV5 for their awards from the Radio and Television News Directors Association of the Carolinas! Best Sportscast: First Place Air date: December 22, 1999 The judges said: “In six minutes, read more