(PILOT MOUNTAIN, NC) Rain is set to put a damper on outdoor activities in Pilot Mountain Wednesday, but it doesn’t have to stop you from getting things done. In fact, a grey, drippy day can be the perfect time for some activities — check out these ideas as well as your four-day forecast.
The pilot and passenger of a vintage military aircraft that crashed suffered broken vertebrae, a report said. The Hawker Sea Fury aircraft departed from Duxford Airfield in Cambridgeshire and made "a forced landing" at Button End, Harston, on 4 August 2020. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said the crash...
WARREN COUNTY, Ohio (WXIX) - A driver is under arrest in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed a 37-year-old Warren County man Tuesday. Jeremy Penwell, 37, of Green Township was arrested just before midnight and booked into the Warren County Jail, Hamilton Township police said on their Facebook page.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — officials say they are offering $180 million in grants through 2025 for public-private partnerships to develop welfare programs focused on helping low-income families become self-sufficient. The Tennessee Department of Human Services says nonprofits, local economic planning organizations, local government agencies and certain human resources agencies will...
FAIRPORT, N.Y. (WROC) — A Fairport High School graduate made space history on Wednesday, September 15. Dr. Sian Proctor is a part of the Inspiration4 crew who took off for space Wednesday on a three day mission to orbit the earth. Proctor is an artist-educator and the fourth Black woman to fly in space, and she just so happened to go to Fairport High School.
Police are providing more information on a pedestrian accident that sent one person to the hospital. It happened last Friday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. at the Pilot station on Route 422. Police say 37-year-old Christopher Swanson of Kane was walking in the parking lot when he was hit by a...
The family of the pilot who died in a light aircraft crash have paid tribute to him. Jonathan Mann, known as Joe, was flying the plane that crashed on agricultural land near the village of Buckland St Mary in Somerset on August 12. Mr Mann, 69, and his passenger, artist...
Max Darrow reports on 19-year-old Zara Rutherford's stop in Palo Alto on her journey around the world. (9/15/2021)
Bodycams are being offered to women at risk of being threatened or stalked by violent ex-partners. Women Out West (Wow), which helps victims of domestic abuse in West Cumbria, said the cameras would provide evidence and be a deterrent. Founder Rachel Holliday said there were "too many women who need...
Just after 5 p.m. Arizona time, a South Mountain Community College professor became the first Black woman ever to pilot a mission to space. Geoscientist Sian Proctor flew the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission to a 575-kilometer orbit. Born in Guam almost nine months after the Apollo 11 mission to a father...
“Welcome home brother,” is all Robert Mitchell, 90, said as his brother was finally laid to rest after being missing in action for almost 8 decades after WWII. On Tuesday, Lieutenant Henry Mitchell was brought home to his final resting place in Arkansas, where he was laid to rest in Fayetteville National Cemetery. He is survived by his younger brother, Robert Mitchell, who said, “It’s a dream come true.” He started looking for his brother’s remains in 1975; Henry’s P-38 Lightning was shot down over Austria in 1944 during World War II, and he was declared MIA until recently. “I never gave up,” said Robert.
Jack White, Jr. is a pilot for American Airlines and has always been in very good shape. No medications, no weight issues, doesn’t smoke or drink. He’s a conservative but didn’t pay much attention to the political hubbub over the COVID-19 vaccine. If you got COVID-19, you got kind of sick, but healthy people would be fine, he thought.
The pilot program has been launched at three pedestrian crosswalks. Photo provided. Port St. Lucie has begun a pilot program to improve pedestrian safety at three crosswalks in the city.
To go forth where few have gone before. The crew of Inspiration 4 made history on Wednesday as the first all-civilian crew to go to space, and they did some major training in Las Vegas at McCarran International Airport to prepare.