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What's News Today, Thursday, August 22, 2013

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Morgan Harrington.. the former Virginia Tech student missing and later found dead after a concert in Charlottsville will be featured on E! Network tonight at 10:00. Harrington will be featured as one of four stories on a show called "Co-ed Nightmares."

United States Army Reserves 760th Engineering Company, headquartered in Atkins will deploy to Afghanistan today. The Town of Marion will provide a "Community Send-Off" program today in front of Town Hall at 10:00 a.m..

The Community Foundation of the NRV will host a design workshop at the Event Centre in Christiansburg. Participants will come up with design solutions for making homes more life span friendly. They'll meet from 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

More than a dozen university teams will compete in the VT KnowledgeWorks Global Student Business Concept Challenge at the Hotel Roanoke from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.. They'll pitch their business ideas for a chance at the $25,000 grand prize and trophy.

Metal recycling company OmniSource will have a "Customer Safety Day" in Vinton today. They'll give away safety glasses, gloves, and ear plugs and share some tips for home safety from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m..

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