As part of Black History Month, a prominent local African American will be recognized at each Cincinnati City Council meeting.
On Wednesday, Rev. Damon Lynch Junior was honored.
Rev. Lynch is a dedicated Civil Rights leader, and has served for 43 years as the pastor of New Jerusalem Baptist Church.
In 2012, he was even inducted into the Ohio Civil Rights Hall of Fame.
Rev. Damon Lynch Jr. is a founding member of the Board of Directors of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, and he has received many prestigious awards for this achievements across the country.
Thursday, May 23 2013 10:57 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:57:54 GMT
The Rusk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a plane that crashed near East Texas Regional Airport in Gregg County Thursday evening.Sgt. David Roberts with the Rusk County Sheriff's Office tells KLTVMore >>
Authorities say pilot, who was alone onboard, did not suffer serious injuries.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 8:33 PM EDT2013-05-24 00:33:55 GMT
According to the Smith County Sheriff's Department, a body was found in a burned car on County Road 3101, which is Barber Road, in Smith County. We have a crew en route to the scene and will have moreMore >>
According to the Smith County Sheriff's Department, a body was found in a burned car on County Road 3101, which is Barber Road, in Smith County. More >>