*a person who announces important news
*a herald was an official who announced important news to the people.
Synonyms- forerunner, harbinger, precursor, predecessor
*To cripple is to leave someone unable to walk.
* a person who is unable to walk or move properly because of disability or injury to their back or legs.
Synonyms- disable, paralyze, immobilize, make lame, incapacitate
* A scoundrel is a person who does deliberately evil things
* a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately
Synonyms- rogue, rascal, miscreant, good-for-nothing, reprobate