Bill Bonds Dies at 81

Bill Bonds, an iconic Detroit broadcaster who also worked for ABC stations in New York and Los Angeles, died Saturday. He was 82.

His longtime employer, WXYZ-TV, reported that the former reporter and anchor died after suffering a heart attack.

“For us Bill was so much more than the face on TV, the talented anchorman,” Bonds’ family said in a statement. “He was a wonderful husband and father who cared deeply about his children and his family. We will miss him greatly.


Music Director Chakri Dead – dies of Heart Attack

According to reports, Chakri was suffering from obesity related ailments. He did not respond when his wife tried to wake him up at around 6.30 a.m. on Monday.

Growing suspicious, she took him to Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, where doctors tried to revive him but were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at around 7.45 a.m.



Dead, Auburn redshirt freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and killed

Auburn freshman football player Jakell Mitchell was shot and killed at an apartment complex near the Auburn University campus early Sunday morning.

Auburn Police responded to a call of shots fired at the at approximately 12:25 a.m. Sunday.

Mitchell, 18, was a passenger in a vehicle contacted leaving the Tiger Lodge apartment complex on West Longleaf Drive and found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, according to police.

He was rushed to East Alabama Medical Center and died after his arrival, according to the Lee County Coroner’s Office. An autopsy will be conducted in Montgomery.
Auburn released a statement Sunday morning from coach Gus Malzahn and athletics director Jay Jacobs.



Graeme Goodall Dies at 82

Jamaica music pioneer Graeme Goodall dies in Atlanta.

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Australian Graeme Goodall, a key figure in the early years of Jamaican pop music, died on December 3 at age 82 in Atlanta, Georgia.

His wife, Fay, said he died at home of natural causes.

Born in Melbourne, Goodall first came to Jamaica in 1955 and worked at Radio Jamaica. He later went to the rival Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation as chief engineer.



David Keane dies at 67

Pastor David Keane is dead.

Church on the Rock Jamaica founder Apostle David Keane is dead, after battling a stroke that had left him in a vegetative state for more than a decade.

The announcement was made by Keane’s family on his Facebook page on Sunday.

“It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the passing of Apostle David Keane this evening (Sunday). Please pray for the family at this time as it has been excruciating. He fought a good fight and finished His course and he sure kept the faith! God is still on the throne and we glorify him in this hour,” the post read.