Hawker Sea Fury crash: Pilot and passenger broke vertebrae

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...
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Arrest in deadly hit and run in Warren County

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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Tennessee Puts $180M in Public-Private Welfare Pilot Program

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 graduate makes history as first Black woman to pilot spacecraft

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 Provide More Details On Pedestrian Accident

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...

Tributes paid to pilot killed in crash

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...

Bodycam pilot for Cumbria domestic violence victims

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...

WWII Pilot’s Brother Finally Finds Closure 77-Years After His Plane Was Shot Down

“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.
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He almost died of COVID. Now Ky. airline pilot spreads the word on vaccine.

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.