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NEW MONDAY DATELINE NBC ON THE DISAPPEARANCE OF A FORMER GEORGIA BEAUTY QUEEN

Broadcast Features New Details & Interviews in Case That Made National Headlines

New Dateline’s The Disappearance of Tara Grinstead” Airs Monday, July 6 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. CT

THE STORY: When history teacher and former Georgia beauty queen Tara Grinstead vanishes, detectives begin an investigation that will span over a decade. Just when it seemed the mystery would never be solved, a twist changes everything. The broadcast features new details and interviews with key players in the case.

REPORTED BY: Andrea Canning

INTERVIEWS WITH: Tara’s friend Maria Harber, Tara’s ex-boyfriend Marcus Harper, Tara’s former student Dana Wilder and more.

WHERE: Ocilla, Georgia

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Dateline NBC is the longest-running series in NBC primetime history and is in its 28th season. Dateline is anchored by Lester Holt and features correspondents Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy. Airing Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT and Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/9p.m. CT, Dateline is the #1 Friday newsmagazine and reaches more than 17 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. Additionally, Dateline closed out 2019 as the #1 Friday newsmagazine across the board. David Corvo is the senior executive producer, and Liz Cole is the executive producer.

Claudia Meyer-Samargia
NBC News
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