Lori Ann Carter, 51, of Martinsville, is wanted for attempted malicious wounding of a law enforcement officer, reckless endangerment of a child and obstruction of justice by force. All three charges are felonies.
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.
Title one schools have their challenges. The title applies to some schools who have economically disadvantage students, but make no mistake on the intelligence of youngsters and the teaching staff at Snow Creek Elementary.
WDBJ7 is sharing one baby's story of survival. Jared and Erica Pruett live in Franklin County and love their new life as parents, but it hasn’t been easy an easy journey for them. Their five-month-old son, Walker, was born 14 weeks premature.
Ricky Dodson's mother and daughter want answers. A year ago Vicky Purdy was found shot to death in her burned out car. Two months later, the remains of her boyfriend, Ricky Dodson, were found near the Henry/Franklin County line.
January 10, 2015 was a cold day to take a dip in the icy waters of Smith Mountain Lake! However, it was all in the name of a good cause. About 20 people showed up for the Glacier Plunge to raise money for the Franklin County YMCA.