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Northwest Herald
Review: Mariott Theatre's 'October Sky' features well-oiled ensembleUniversal’s newest film-to-stage musical, “October Sky,” is based on the semi-b
Review: Mariott Theatre's 'October Sky' features well-oiled ensemble
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Universal’s newest film-to-stage musical, “October Sky,” is based on the semi-biographical film of the same name from 1999 about Homer Hickam, a teenager in Coalwood, West Virginia, whose sky-high dreams involve rockets, but whose more realistic... Read more
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Daily Herald
Naperville movie executive reaches for the 'Sky'The 1999 film "October Sky," starring Jake Gyllenhaal, was a hit with critics a
Naperville movie executive reaches for the 'Sky'
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
The 1999 film "October Sky," starring Jake Gyllenhaal, was a hit with critics and audiences. Now, 16 years later, will audiences want to see a musical theater version of the movie? Chris Herzberger believes they will. The Neuqua Valley High School... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arsonA fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arson
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 28 days ago
A fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2015 has been ruled suspicious. Assistant State Fire Marshal Ryan McFarland said the blaze is being investigated as an arson. Big Creek High School is the alma mater of... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arsonA fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arson
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
A fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2015 has been ruled suspicious. Assistant State Fire Marshal Ryan McFarland said the blaze is being investigated as an arson. Big Creek High School is the alma mater of... Read more
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