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7-year-old plane crash survivor to live with half-sister

NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) – An Illinois judge has ruled that a 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash that killed four family members is now under the legal care of her half-sister. 124 more words


Part VI - Missouri, Illinois and Kentucky

July 18  – Day 40- Pittsburgh Ks to Ash Grove, MO – 68 miles

Finally out of Kansas!  The scenery changes immediately once you cross the State line.   2,655 more words

Nashville, Ill. Family Killed in Plane Crash

MT. VERNON, Ill. (KMOX/AP) – The four people killed in Friday night’s plane crash in Eddyville, Kentucky were from Nashville, Illinois, about 55 miles southeast of St. 306 more words


Girl, 7, survives Kentucky plane crash that killed 4

EDDYVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sailor Gutzler, the 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash, walked a mile through the cold, dark woods to safety and then helped authorities locate the wreckage and remains of her family, may not be done helping investigators. 566 more words


Girl, 7, survives Ky. plane crash that kills 4 in her family

KUTTAWA, Ky. (AP) — Bleeding and alone, 7-year-old Sailor Gutzler had just survived a plane crash that killed her family. She walked through about a mile of woods and thick briar patches, wearing only a short-sleeve shirt, shorts and no shoes in near-freezing temperatures when she saw a light in the distance. 647 more words


Day 31: Kentucky

Today we were treated to a tour-de-Kentucky by my aunt and uncle.

We saw the Castle on the Cumberland (aka Kentucky State Penitentiary…) It’s a “super-maximum” security prison in an epic granite building surrounded by barbed wire and guard towers on a hill overlooking the Cumberland River.  87 more words