Crash off the coast raises questions
September 11, 2016
Plane Crash Creates Concerns
It was a recent crash that took place last month off the coast of the city that has startled residents of the city, and created a lot of intriguing questions. Lots of the townspeople want to know how this accident occurred, how is it that no one was killed, or injured, and the most perplexing questions that our reporters have been fielding is the biggest question of all. Most people want to know is who is this mystery man who was able to safely land his plane in a way where the plane crashed and exploded on impact with the rough, high seas, but how was the pilot was able to survive?
The Story of A Pilot
It all started on Wednesday, August 10 when a local pilot who was coming from Derbyshire struggled to keep his plane in the air. Initially, the sky was clear, weather conditions were favorable, and he felt confident taking a test flight to enhance his already impressive amount of hours of flight practice. What ended up taking place is unknown, but the pilot sensed danger and immediately began a steady descent in an effort to minimize damage and injury from the force of impact with the earth. He gives a harrowing tale of staying cool under pressure and our mystery pilot ended up crashing into the North Sea, not too far from the city.
He was making valiant attempt to safely land his plane, out of harms way, in an airfield nearby, but the plane had other plans and dove to the ground at a rate that was outside of his control and he ended up breaching the shores, near the sanitary sewers that pour from the water reclamation plant to the ocean. Luckily for him, he hit the water when the tide was high, and he was able to reach and climb out of the vessel, swim and float away from the aircraft, and reach high ground along the cliffs, before air rescue could locate him and bring him to safety.
It just goes to show that even an experienced pilot can encounter something that’s beyond their control and put their lives in grave danger. We’re glad that the pilot came out safely that no one was injured on the ground. In no way did was this report published to deter anyone from pursuing their dreams of studying, exploring and mastering aviation. In fact, we published this to show that even in the face of danger, being experienced and level headed pays off, and practice may not make anyone perfect, but it can save lives.
Beach Tragedy in Rough Waters
September 2, 2016
We have all heard about the horrible recent story about the mother and her small child who passed away recently off the coast of Aberdeen. We don’t normally cover stories that happened in another city particularly in another country with the storage is really rock this entire community to its core. A lot of the citizens in this town have family and friends that live in Aberdeen and in fact there’s been a mutual relationship going on between the two cities for quite some time that goes for centuries.
According to witnesses small child was swimming in the water when the ways cause them to drift out near the deep Waters of the ocean. When his mother was frantic and noticed that her child was struggling to swim she jumped into the water and started to say swim close it in in an effort to get them back on shore. In addition to Julie Walker her other son made an attempt to try to save Miss Walker when they noticed that she was struggling to swim back. Finally the mother and son were pulled from the water mouth-to-mouth resuscitation was immediately administered. The mother and shower later taken to a hospital where they succumb to their injuries.
This marks the fifth incident that’s taken place over the weekend were swimmers have drowned in the ocean off the coast of Aberdeen.
Authorities have yes the public to be very vigilant when they are participating in any water sports or engaging in activities in the water whether it’s the ocean river or lake. You’re dealing with mother nature in anything can happen and things can change in a matter of moments of the tide rises or windstorms pick up find yourself at risk of drowning before you have time to react.
What are the other witnesses told the Herald that it was pandemonium as people were struggling to try to help administer some sort of aid while still probably go over each other in a frantic frenzy trying to save their lives. The entire beach shut down and most of the people who came out to enjoy themselves ended up turning in early. Some of the residents who witnessed it also said that this was a tragic event that will never leave their minds it something that their kids will be traumatized for forever I hope you’re not afraid of the water.
Our prayers and thoughts go out to everyone in the city of Aberdeen And especially those who were affected by this tragedy. And extra deep condolences goes out to the family. She is survived by her son Sam your and her two other sons. There is been a recent uptick in the amount of people that the Coast Guard agency has had to administer aid to help pull people out of water. Something is going on this year, and you want to put it out to the public so that they can check themselves of the rent these type of tragedies are happening. This just didn’t need to happen.
Fresh Waters For Fishing On Friday
September 1, 2016
Annual Memorial Fishing Match Is a GO!
It’s that time year again for the annual memorial fishing match at the fishery here in town. It was a beautiful day to go out there and catch some fish but we all wanted to find out if anyone was going to be the winner and knock last year’s champion off of the throne.
Last year one of the anglers Bobby Jones was one of the guys who ended up walking out with 133 pound fish. This thing was bigger than the dog that he had with them which is why he ended up winning the grand prize which was a free trip to London.
The winner spent three fantastic days and nights in one of the most luxurious for starred hotels overlooking the Eiffel Tower in the back view on one of the terraces.
Ron Bixby ended up taking the championship this year with over 133 pounds of pure fish captured. Jason Rockefeller ended up winning second prize by catching the 129 pound fish and Paul Yancey ended up finishing third place with the fish that waiting at 128.2 pounds.
Most of the fish that was caught was donated to local charities in the area incident at London for homeless people eat the food. But that wasn’t before we took our first pick of the litter and started eating a lot of the fish the Bangerz were generous enough to donate. We’re gonna be able to send a lot of the money to one of the local breweries in town so they can get more purified water for their brewing process.
There’s nothing that goes better with the great day outside fishing then a couple of cold pint of beer so we know the importance of having clean fresh water as the fundamental ingredient in a good glass of beer.
Overall, it was a great experience and everyone had a great time the owners who run the farm are so nice and it is a joy to see their faces every year. We thank you for their support in continuing to conduct this event every year for the past seven years running and we think everyone who supports all the support by coming out in attending the event. See you next summer
Scooters in Elevators
August 22, 2016
Disabled Rights Groups Say
There has been a bit of controversy in the city of Withernsea recently because of the recent claim that disabled operators of mobility scooters are not able to travel freely beyond the first floor of public community buildings.
There was a law that passed that banned mobility scooters from using elevators due to their size and weight. Most elevator manufacturers do not design elevators to handle the capacity of mobility scooters and still allow for other passengers to fit in safely. Most elevators are designed only to carry passengers who are disabled access using wheelchairs.
It is been brought to the attention of the writing staff here at the Herald that one of the local residents was not permitted to enter one of the community centers because the mobility scooter that she rode exceeded the weight maximum of most elevators.
Mobility Scooters Banned From Using Elevators
While it is unfair and unfortunate that the caller was denied access to the upper levels of the building, it is also a matter of safety for that person and the general public. The person who gives the report has requested that we do not share her name, and keep her identity anonymous. However, she stated that she suffers from MS and is unable to operate a normal functioning wheel chair because of the conditions of her illness have left her paralyzed and she has the inability to move her upper ligaments with enough strength to operate anything other than a mobility scooter.
This is unfortunate because disabled people should have the same rights to access any facility. This is especially true about providing fair access to all in a public place, or government office to all individuals, whether they are disabled or not. Because certain citizens are able to use parts of their bodies that allows them to operate a wheelchair it’s not fair that other people cannot have the same free access to other the same locations.
No disabled person should be excluded or denied entry anywhere where the rest of us without handicap or mobility issues can travel. There is really nothing that can be done because most buildings in the city have already made modifications to their elevators and have installed wheelchair access ramps so that disabled individuals can still have get in, out and around in local community centers.
All of the public buildings in the city have been built or renovated to meet current regulations as recommended by disabled rights groups. However this does not allow those users to access other floors in the building. If someone needs to conduct business on the third floor they will be denied access because they do not meet the weight requirement to be on an elevator without endangering other elevator riders.
Code Compliance and Communication
The position that the town community center is holding, is that most individuals who need mobility scooters have some kind of caretaker with them to help with transporting the individual to her destination. The clerk at the town center stated that she agrees that is disturbing to know that someone who may have needed to take care of something important was not able to because of new changes in policy that she may not have known about.
Another representative that we spoke to from the office said that there should have been and able bodied escort or professional caretaker to help her get to where she needed to go. “For future reference, she should consider phoning the business ahead of time and making accommodations to get her taken care of straight away.” He feels that proper planning and communication with the business could have prevented this incident from occurring in the first place.
Indoor Marijuana Growing Construction Discovered and Seized
August 22, 2016
Indoor Marijuana Growing Construction Discovered and Seized
There was an advanced and ingeniously engineered marijuana growing operation that was recently seized by Humberside Police over the weekend.
It was during a random search that the officers noticed the sweet aroma of what Officer Potley called, “top notch, premium grade, private reserve level cannabis.” The officer did not state whether or not he reported the full amount that was found, or tucked away a little bit for himself, but a source close to the Herald has provided details that spot the drug cop at a pizza restaurant later that evening. We have information that leads us to believe he was purchasing what appeared to be, four extra large pizzas. It is not known if the officer had company at his home, but private investigators who tracked the cop for several days after the seizure go on record saying, “we haven’t seen anyone come in, or anyone go out.”
What has been reported as seized is approximately fifteen kilos of great ganja for the people in the town to now breathe in and breathe easy since criminals with marijuana are being stopped. It could have been less than 15 kilos, but if it was, then that is a lot of pot.
There has been a recent uptick in the discovery of these makeshift indoor marijuana factories. The police let Martin Coughee tell us that they have numerous tricks up their sleeve that is going to help them catch the crooks who are cooking up drugs and growing plants inside of the privacy of their own homes. “We don’t care if they aren’t bothering anyone, we are going to bother you. Put that weed out.”
They confirmed their suspicions by profiling individuals as they came and left the address in question. Once they had enough of an idea that there was weed in the walls, they sent in a spy. “I could smell it straight away,” Errol Brandt told us. He said that it reminded him of being at a concert with the coolest people on the planet, making the best music that he could ever imagine. “And right then and there,” he continued, “I knew I had to lock these chaps away.”
They got excited, ran around to the courts, and got a judge to issue a warrant so that they could really go inside without getting caught. Once the police had gained access to the interior of the home, they were able to take down the high watt lamps, break the halogen bulbs, remove the fans, and strip the plants from their roots and grab a some fish and chips with a pint. Some of the officers took great pride in removing the marijuana from the residence in question. Some officers acted like they didn’t like it, but we all know there is nothing rancid or putrid about the smell of cannabis.
The police still do not know who is involved, and it is unlikely that they will find out. Coughee went on to say, “this is the work of experts. I think I know who did this, but I don’t know.” He inhaled, and held his breath for a moment before exhaling, doing his best not to cough. “Based on the taste of the weed, it might be a guy that we locked up years ago and deported.”
Make no mistake citizens, this is a serious matter. Stay away from the pot. Officer Coughee is not messing around, and told us to make sure that we document the following disclaimer to all those across the world wide web. “Cannabis is dangerous, and that’s all there is to it. It is against the law to posses, share, distribute, grow, transport, consume, sell, purchase, or wear. You wouldn’t even believe some of the horror that I see happen when people smoke that plant.
It’s not all fun and games and reggae music and pretty girls with short skirts and fast cars with big stacks of cash. Remember, gangsters like the big money that comes along with weed sales, and the women and the guns come along with it. Most pothead are supporting a criminally run organization. I want a gun, but can’t have one until I catch enough of these weed traffickers and start finding the big cache of guns.”
If you think you smell the stink of the weed growing in your neighborhood, run, do not walk away from the place of suspicion and call the Humberside Police immediately.
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August 19, 2016
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