On November 14, 1970, a chartered plane carrying the Marshall University football team and supporters of the program crashed near Huntington, killing 75 people.
Newspaper Articles on the Marshall University Plane Crash
"Mingoan Aboard: Donald Tackett Of Dingess Trainer For MU"
Marshall University Football Team Plane Crash
Sources on the Marshall University Plane Crash
Audio/Video Clip on the Marshall Plane Crash (dialup) (broadband)
On This Day in West Virginia History: November