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Weschler's world: Berkshire Hathaway buys 'Daily Progress'
Published on May 17th, 2012
6 comments Ted Weschler has just become an even bigger media mogul in Charlottesville. That's because his boss, Warren Buffett, just bought most of debt-laden Media General's newspapers, and Weschler, co-owner...
Strong Progress: Daily's parent back in black
Published on Jan 28th, 2010
3 comments The parent company of the Daily Progress, which struggled with red ink in the year-ago fourth quarter, is reporting a profit of $27.4 million, or $1.18 per diluted share. This compares well with a...
Stock soars: As Progress parent company back in black
Published on Jul 22nd, 2009
5 comments Media General chair J. Stewart Bryan vowed in March that the company would "stick around." FILE PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER Media General, the parent company of the Daily Progress, has conducted such...
Strike a deal: Boxerjam marries into Progress family
Published on Jun 13th, 2002
0 comments The staff of Boxerjam was literally sweating last week before the announcement that the company had been acquired by Media General, Inc. Was it because they feared the deal would fall through? Or...
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