Today in History
(National News ~ 08/12/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 12, the 224th day of 2017. There are 141 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 12, 1867, President Andrew Johnson sparked a move to impeach him as he defied Congress by suspending Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton, with whom he had clashed over Reconstruction policies. (Johnson was acquitted by the Senate.)...
Out of the past: Aug. 12
(Out of the Past ~ 08/12/17)
Under a new lease agreement, the fixed-base operator at the Cape Girardeau Municipal Airport will be charged a 2 cents-per-gallon fuel flowage fee and will lease fewer acres; Mark Spatz, owner and president of Cape Central Airways, the fixed-base operator, says he is unhappy with the lease agreement, although he understands why it was changed...
Down To Earth Satellite Changes Ownership
(Submitted Story ~ 08/12/17)
In January Mark Jackson, owner of Network Communications, purchased Down To Earth Satellite Systems from David Michel. David established Down To Earth in 1985. DTE has been in the same location since its beginning. Dan Frazier is still with us and is taking over the Dish Network line. ...
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