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One Man Killed in Abercorn St. Hit and Run

One man was killed Wednesday evening in a hit and run accident on Abercorn at 61st street.

A Savannah Chatham Metro Police spokesperson said 57-year-old Linsey Pryor was walking along the left southbound lane of Abercorn when he tripped and fell into the road after dark, in the rain. 70 more words


Trunk Trouble Leaves Gun Exposed, Unsecured

SCMPD says the trunk’s latch malfunctioned

SCMPD says the trunk’s latch malfunctioned

SCMPD gun in trunk

On Monday,  Pastor Tony Reddick and another man made a surprising discovery: a police car with the trunk open and an officer’s weapon lying right in plain sight. 549 more words


Stupendous and Special 747s

I’m a big fan of really big airplanes.  ;-)  And my favorite is, without question, the 747, though I’ve got a place in my heart for the other widebodies too.   1,882 more words

Cool Stuff

She ain't heavy. OK, she is.

Finally. More than a number. And going home.

Wings can be stripped off, but not the spirit.

Supporters huddled around. Protectively.

Checked her cheek. The tats. 962 more words


Just Plane Silly

No, I’m not going to defend overweight baggage fees. I’m also not going to come right out and call them BS, but I think there’s a lot of good discussion to be had about how arbitrary these fees are. 846 more words

'Name the Shuttle' contest gives Texans chance to name space history icon

Texans now have the opportunity to name a high-fidelity replica of a NASA Space Shuttle, the centerpiece of a new attraction set to open in Houston. 205 more words


Texas lands massive piece of Space Shuttle history

Space Center Houston is adding a “jumbo” piece of space history to its already impressive fleet of retired spacecraft and aerospace vehicles.

Thursday, NASA announced the transfer of ownership of the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, to the official visitor’s center of the Johnson Space Center. 359 more words