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  1. Six Months After Route 91, Survivor Heather Melton Talks About Coping With the Loss of Her HusbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Billboard

    ... ng how lucky I felt to have him. Main Image: Melton photographed by her husband Sonny's grave on March 27, 2018 in Big Sandy, Tenn. He was buried in the same Eric Church concert T-shirt that she is wearing.

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  2. The NRA and GOP own the debacle in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Sonny Melton's casket is loaded into a hearse after his funeral at Big Sandy High School, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, in Big Sandy, Tenn. Melton, a registered nurse, died protecting his wife during the Las Vegas shooting massacre.

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  3. Heather Melton to speak on ABC a s 20/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | WKRN

    ABC's 20/20 spoke to Las Vegas mass shooting survivors to share their stories about what happened that night and how it has affected their lives since then. Sonny Melton was a Big Sandy, Tennessee native and was laid to rest earlier this month.

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  4. 25 days later, Vegas survivors say they can still hear the bullets and the screamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | ABC News

    ... Watch the full stories on "20/20" this Friday, Oct. 27 at 10 p.m. ET. Heather Melton, an orthopedic surgeon from Big Sandy, Tennessee, attended the Route 91 Harvest music festival with her husband, Sonny Melton, a nurse. Heather Melton survived, but ...

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  5. Las Vegas community creates a garden to mourn and healRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Hyatt said. She visited the garden Sunday to look for the photograph of Sonny Melton, a registered nurse from Big Sandy, Tennessee, who died in the shooting. Ms. Hyatt said she had driven him and his wife, Heather, from the airport when they arrived ...

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  6. Las Vegans Help After Tragedy With Garden, Free ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... She visited the garden Sunday to look for the photograph of Sonny Melton, a 29-year-old registered nurse from Big Sandy, Tennessee, who died in the shooting. Hyatt said she had driven him and his wife, Heather, from the airport when they arrived for ...

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  7. Las Vegas massacre victim remembered in Tennessee as heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... of the Mandalay Bay Hotel. Heather spoke briefly, between tears, without prepared remarks to the congregation at Big Sandy High School, where Sonny graduated in 2007. She said she doesn't have much strength, but wanted to acknowledge country ...

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  8. The Latest: Vegas hockey team honors victims of shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... grey jacket, stepmother, Janie Brown Melton, left, before the funeral for Sonny Melton Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, in Big Sandy, Tenn. Melton, ... (AP Photo/Wade Payne). A photo of Scott Melton and his wife, Heather is seen tapped to a basket of cards ...

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  9. 10 Things to Know for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Sonny Melton's casket is loaded into a hearse after his funeral at Big Sandy High School, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, in Big Sandy, Tenn. Melton, a registered nurse, died protecting his wife during the Las Vegas shooting massacre.

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  10. Sonny Melton: Behind the hero's serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Jackson Sun

    It wasn't long after Sonny Melton's funeral had ended Tuesday afternoon at Big Sandy High School that the place was nearly quiet, aside from the sound of media ... Sonny Melton: Behind the hero's service It wasn't long after Sonny Melton's funeral had ended Tuesday afternoon at Big Sandy High School that the place was nearly quiet, aside from the sound of media ... Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The late Sonny Melton is memorialized in photographs with friends and family Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at Sonny Melton's funeral at Big Sandy High School.

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  11. Las Vegas shooting victim Sonny Melton laid to rest in Big SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Jackson Sun

    Las Vegas shooting victim Sonny Melton laid to rest in Big Sandy Sonny Melton was memorialized by his wife, friends and the man who helped when he was shot. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Friends and family lined the streets of Big Sandy on Saturday night as Sonny Melton's family returned home with their fallen hero.

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  12. Community gathers to say goodbye to Tenn. man killed in Vegas mass shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WKRN

    The Big Sandy community is gathering Tuesday to say their final goodbye to the West Tennessee nurse who was killed in last week's deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas . Sonny Melton died shielding his wife from the flying bullets.

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  13. Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before opening fire on crowd, police say; motive still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... LA117 Sonny Melton's father, James Warren Melton, hugs friends Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, during Sonny's visitation at Big Sandy High School in Big Sandy, Tenn. Sonny was killed during a mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas. (Morgan ...

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  14. Sheriff: Las Vegas shooter shot guard before he fired on concert-goersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... AP, File) Friends and family of Sonny Melton console each other Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, during Sonny's visitation at Big Sandy High School in Big Sandy, Tenn. Sonny was killed during a mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas. (Morgan ...

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  15. Mourners line up for Sonny Melton Read Story Brandon Shields and Morgan Timms, Jackson SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    It didn't take long for the crowd to grow Monday for the visitation for Sonny Melton at Big Sandy High School . The gym was already set up for Tuesday's funeral with rows of metal folding chairs.

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  16. Services set to remember Sonny Melton Read Story WSMVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Sonny Melton, 29, from Big Sandy died while saving his wife, Heather, during the Las Vegas massacre that killed 58 people and injured nearly 500. Cell phone video from our partners at Wayne County Now shows the flashing lights of his procession into Big Sandy.

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  17. Community lines streets as Las Vegas shooting victim Sonny Melton brought home for burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Wearing green, friends and family gather at Big Sandy Elementary School off Highway 69A to welcome home Heather, James and Susan Melton on Saturday, October 7, 2017, in Big Sandy. BIG SANDY - Not every mailbox and road sign on the highway from ...

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  18. County music singers provide comfort to the heartbroken following the Vegas MassacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... attracts all kinds in all places. Victims ranged from Dorene Anderson of Anchorage, Alaska to Sonny Melton of Big Sandy, Tennessee. Sonny and his wife Heather should have been at the Grand Ole Opry Wednesday night. They had purchased tickets for the ...

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  19. Las Vegas shooting victim Sonny Melton lived for family, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Jackson Sun

    ... husband, Sonny, ultimately died of his injuries after shielding his wife from the barrage of bullets. (Oct. 4) BIG SANDY - For friends and family of Sonny Melton, their initial reaction to the mass shooting in Las Vegas that left 59 people dead was ...

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  20. Las Vegas shooting: Surgeon whose husband died shielding her from gunfire says 'he saved my life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... him to me, and I'll always remember him wearing this shirt," she said. Heather Melton, an orthopedic surgeon from Big Sandy, Tennessee, and Sonny Melton, a nurse, were both attending the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival in Las Vegas Sunday night when ...

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