Susan Helbig, 50, faces between 51 and 121 months in prison. As part of a plea agreement Helbig must pay $10,620,121 in restitution to the financial institutions she defrauded and $179,593 to the Internal Revenue Service.
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality says CSX will conduct regular testing on the James River through next summer to monitor the effects of April's train derailment and oil spill in Lynchburg.
A person affiliated with Thaxton Elementary School in Bedford County has tested positive for tuberculosis. The school system was notified by the Virginia Department of Health around 3:30 p.m. on Friday.
The Lyon sisters went missing from a suburban Washington, D.C., shopping mall in 1975. Lloyd Lee Welch was named a person of interest in their disappearance. Investigators confirmed Tuesday that the search in the Thaxton area of Bedford County is related to the Lyon sisters case.
Six-year-old Liam went through super hero training Friday. He patrolled the streets and restored order and safety to the city. Liam's wish was to be Spider-Man for a day. The Make-A-Wish Foundation made that possible. In years to come, people can look back and say they knew Spider-Liam.