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Marshall Plane Crash History and "We are Marshall" coverage

The story of the 1970 Marshall Plane Crash

HUNTINGTON -- Well-wishers bidding goodbye to the 75 Marshall University football players, coaches and fans who took off from Kinston, N.C., after a heartbreaking 17-14 loss to East Carolina University in Greenville, couldn't have known that was the last time they would see them alive.

Q&A: 'We Are Marshall' fact vs. fiction

Published Jan. 10, 2007 HUNTINGTON -- Lively conversations have been happening on The Herald-Dispatch forums, and plenty of e-mails have poured in asking questions about what really happened in the true story of “We Are Marshall.”