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cold temperatures are being felt across southwest virginia tonight. along with the cold temperatures.. parts of our area are seeing some snow tonight.. with that said... let's head right back over to storm team 10 chief meteorologist jeff haniewich. jeff -- a clipper system brought us more snow showers into the mountains, even with a few making it farther east beyond the blue ridge. that energy will move away from us later tonight, but through the evening we will still have the chance for some snow showers. a coating -2" is possible in the nrv and highlands even perhaps into the higher elevations of the roanoke valley, with a dusting possible in spots farther east. it was cold outside on friday, but at least the winds were not all that strong. however, they strengthen big-time tonight. a wind chill advisory is in from nelson, amherst, bedford, franklin, and patrick counties and points west from 11:00pm tonight through sunday at 10:00am. tonight: mountain snow showers taper off late, skies clear after midnight. cold & turning windy with lows in the mid-to-upper teens. wind chills will be below zero in the mountains.
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& blustery please bundle up! with highs in the middle 20s. sunday will see a mix of sun and clouds with highs in the mid-to-upper 20s. the winds should weaken late saturday night into sunday. sunday night through tuesday we will be impacted by a dynamic and vigorous storm system. because the storm appears to be moving in earlier, that means the storm will have a little more cold air to work with. so, we think the precipitation weather on the way.. we want you to stay up to date on all the latest weather conditions. you can get immediate updates and alerts right on your phone. just download the storm team ten weather app. and when we're not on the air.. you can find the most up to date information on our website... w- s-l-s dot com. and make sure to tune in to virginia today tomorrow morning. the mother of noah thomas now awaits sentencing tonight. this after a judge found her guilty on all three counts of
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white was charged following the death of her 5- year-old son last march. investigators found him dead in a septic tank. wsls 10's bethany teague explains how the judge reached his verdict. ashley white has been found guilty on all three counts of felony child abuse and neglect. those charges carry a total possible prison sentence 20 years. the verdict came down around 6 o'clock or so. judge bradley finch said that ashley white deliberately left her two children home alone the morning that noah went missing. he said the conditions in her trailer were deplorable. he also said ashley white said that she saw noah standing on top of the septic tank about a month before he died. she told him to never do that again because she was afraid he would break the lid. he said when ashley white went to sleep that morning when she got back home... even though she was still in the home with her kids, she should have known that they would be in danger while she slept. commonwealth attorney mike fleenor did not want to go on camera, but he did speak briefly
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verdict. he said, quote -- "i believe ashley white received a fair trial and that justice was served. something caused noah to fall into the septic tank. there is no evidence that ashley white deliberately killed noah, but her lack of supervision certainly caused his death." now when asked about parents who may be concerned that if they fall asleep while their kids are in the home and that they could be charged with a crime, fleenor said that "the home was so atrocious, and the septic tank was such an obvious danger, that she had to be held accountable. it wasn't just that she laid down to take a nap." ashley white sentencing hearing is may 16. some of her family members were court today. they said they did not want to go on camera. ashley white did appear quite emotional throughout much of the day, but she had no visible reaction when the judge read her guilty verdict. in pulaski, bethany teague wsls 10. new at eleven...
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investigation leads to the arrest of a lynchburg man. 32-year-old robert trent was arrested on a total of 25 counts related to child pornography and having indecent liberties with a child 13-years of age or under. trent is being held without bond at the lynchburg adult detention center. rocky mount police arrest the man they say robbed the family pharmacy tuesday evening. police say 26- year-old joshua cundiff turned himself in at the franklin county jail this evening. on tuesday -- police say cundiff came into the family pharmacy.. pulled out a gun.. and demanded narcotics. we're getting a first look tonight at the booking video of the two suspects charged in connection to the stabbing death of 13- year-old nicole lovell these video clips from the montgomery county sheriff's office show natalie keepers and david eisnehauer as they were brought into the new river valley regional jail. you can see.. eisenhauer comes in wearing what looks like pajama pants and then changes into an orange jumpsuit. keepers.. is seen taking off her
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lovell went missing late last month. days later .. her body was found in north carolina. eisenhauer and keepers are both being held without bond. after a year-long investigation... the martinsville police department arrests 14 people on drug charges. chief sean dunn says all 14 people were indicted by a grand jury monday on 51 charges. those include the sale or distribution of cocaine, marijuana, and oxycodone. the lead investigator says the result of the investigation is for a safer city to live in. lt. greg johnston, special investigations: 04:16:41 "we strongly believe that the arrests from this operation are going to make a major impact on illegal drug activity, not only in the city of martinsville, but also in our surrounding communities." the investigation was conducted primarily undercover.. working with people in the community. hundreds of students take a proactive approach in politics... by participating in the 26-th washington and lee mock convention.
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participate in that predicts the candidate who could win the white house. wsls 10's duke carter joins us in studio. duke -- who spoke at tonight's mock convention? political leaders like washington and lee's university alumnus congressman bob goodlatte spoke. another key not speaker was political analyst ann coulter they spoke at tonight's 26th washington and lee mock convention. 05:47:36:22 nats "second legislative session has begun," the energy inside the warren center at washington and lee university is electrifying. 05:47:25:11 nats "roll tide" many students participated in the 26th washington and lee mock convention. and some even dressed the part to represent their state. 05:42:31:04 nats "god bless the great state of texas" wilson miller is a junior at w&l. he says this is his first mock convention and he wanted to make sure he wouldn't forget.
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tie with the lone star state flag. wilson miller/mock convention texas delegate 37-42 05:40:58:01 "we're excited for this convention it comes around once every four years and we're here to represent out state so we got to do it big," other students who attended the convention say this is their way to show that millennials can take a proactive approach to getting involved with politics :37:11:16 beaaison /south carolina mock convention delegate 49-55 "it's kind of great because we get this rep of being so uninvolved and being uninterested, i think 98 percent of the school is involved and it's pretty cool to be a part of it," part of an event that's been going on at w&l since 1908. over the weekend these mock delegates will be researching articles, looking at voting trends and talking to the real delegates in the states to predict the out of power party. in this scenario, the republican candidate who could win the white house. out of the 25 conventions washington and lee students have been right 19 times. andrew mccaffery/gene ral chair mock convention 1:20-1:24 05:29:50:10 it's a big responsibility to continue the record of accuracy, at the same time it's so exciting to be a part of the univerisity tradition," and that tradition includes speakers like congressman bob goodlatte.... 06:00:30:03 nats of coulter "fun it's totally great and i'm honored to be here," political analyst and writer ann
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mock convention. her main point in her speech is immigration reform. ann coulter/politica l analyst 1:40-1:58 "it determines everything about what type of county we are living in and we have a lot people who don't care about the country we are pushing a mass immigration of the poorest of the poor in the world in ways that will destroy america as we know it," nats of acca group but in the meantime --- these w&l students are looking at some facts to determine the next leader of the free world. there are four sessions to the mock convention. at the fourth session which starts tomorrow around 3 is when students will begin to learn who could be next republican nominee to lead as president of the united states. in studio, duke carter wsls ten. one person is dead and another in the hospital after a head on collision in roanoke county. it happened around nine p-m in the 22-hundred block of hardy road. police say a vehicle crossed the center line.. and hit
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the driver of the vehicle that crossed the center line -- 19- year-old kayla simons died.. the other driver has been identified as 33-year-old christopher hash. drugs and alcohol may have played a factor. danville police are investigating an early morning shooting. investigators say they were called to the 100 block of stonewall court around 2-15 and found a 21- year-old man and 22-year-old woman with gunshot wounds. both are expected to be okay. the victims told officers they were driving through the intersection of first and abbott streets when it happened. this comes as many in the river city are working together to bring an end to violent crime. for the second week in a row, a vigil and walk was held in an effort to put an end to violence in the city. these walks and vigils were all sparked by a shooting earlier this month in which a danville doctor was shot while walking home from the hospital. his neighbor was also shot when he came out to see what was going on. those at tonight's event say
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raymond robertson/danv ille resident"i've been kind of behind the scenes on a lot of other different things and i thought this was a good opportunity to show some kind of unity." danville regional medical center's c-e-o has also been asking citizens to submit their ideas for how to combat the violence in the city. he says since last weeks' event he has received several responses. the virginia national guard will merge its readiness center in chatham with the center in danville. the move follows financial constraints. the 40 soldiers operating out of the chatham armory will now operate out of danville. chatham's town clerk and treasurer says this may be a blessing in disguise. timothy hammell, town clerk & treasurer: "we could consolidate some of our interests here in town into that one building, which would really be nice. the added parking there would be a big plus as well." an official closing ceremony for the chatham armory will be held sometime in april or may. after a terrifying trip at sea
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woman is home safe tonight. judy stephens remembers clinging to the hallway railings just to stand... as waves more than 30-feet tall and hurricane-force winds slammed into the royal caribbean cruise ship she was on. she was traveling with family headed to the bahamas. instead... as they were leaving port in new jersey... the captain announced the ship would be heading into a storm. stephens said no one was prepared for 150-mile-per- hour winds and a rough voyage. judy stephens, passenger onboard anthem of the seas: "tables and chairs were sideways. that's one of the reasons why the following morning, on monday morning, they had trouble feeding every one. "the kitchens had been slammed, the bakery had been slammed." royal caribbean refunded all passengers and gave a 50-percent discount redeemable on another cruise. reunited at last.
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one family is able to find their missing pet. a family reunites with their cat
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last summer ... ray and jane richard were moving from maine to georgia. along the way... they stopped at a hotel in franklin county to rest... that's when the cat ran away. their granddaughter went on facebook and found the page virginia cat search ... a page for lost and found cats. that's where workers at the franklin county animal shelter saw a picture of jack and were able to reunite the family with their beloved pet. jane richard, reunited with cat - "i was shocked. i would pray every night that someone would find him and take care of him
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have a good home. i was driving home from work a few days ago and my granddaughter called and said i got some amazing news, they think they found jack and i almost drove off the road, i was so excited." during the past eight months... workers at lowe's had been taking care of jack. about a week ago... they were able to catch him and take him to the shelter. a clipper system brought us more snow showers into the mountains, even with a few making it farther east beyond the blue ridge. that energy will move away from us later tonight, but through the evening we will still have the chance for some snow showers. a coating -2" is possible in the nrv and highlands even perhaps into the higher elevations of the roanoke
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east. it was cold outside on friday, but at least the winds were not all that strong. however, they strengthen big-time tonight. a wind chill advisory is in from nelson, amherst, bedford, franklin, and patrick counties and points west from 11:00pm 10:00am. tonight: mountain snow showers taper off late, skies clear after midnight. cold & turning windy with lows in the mid-to-upper teens. wind chills will be below zero in the mountains. saturday: partly to mostly sunny & blustery please bundle up! with highs in the middle 20s. sunday will see a mix of sun and clouds with highs in the mid-to-upper 20s. the winds should weaken late saturday night into sunday. sunday night through tuesday we will be impacted by a dynamic and vigorous storm system. because the
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earlier, that means the storm will have a little more cold air to work with. so, we think the precipitation will start around midnight sunday night/monday morning in the form of snow and farther east through at least midday monday. after that, we could see a switchover in some spots the mountains will likely stay snow for a longer period by sometime monday afternoon to a wintry mix of freezing rain and snow, maybe even some sleet. we think later monday night the wintry mix will changeover to plain rain for a period of time. then we could see the rain change back over to some snow before ending midday tuesday. as far as snow and ice accumulations, here's what we're thinking: roanoke, nrv, southern shenandoah: 2-5" of snow, 0.10- 0.25" of ice
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southside, lynchburg: coating-2" of snow, trace- 0.25" of ice spine of the blue ridge: 2-5" of snow, 0.25"+ of ice winter storm warnings will likely be issued for this event over the weekend. temperatures will reach the low-to-mid 30s on monday, climbing into the lower 40s by later tuesday afternoon. a very weak piece of energy may impact us on wednesday morning, bringing more light mountain snow showers. otherwise, we will see more clouds than sun on wednesday with highs in the low-to-mid 40s. thursday and friday both look partly sunny and dry. temperatures will continue to rise into the upper 40s on thursday and the middle 50s on friday. more snow showers into the mountains, even with a few making it farther east beyond the blue ridge. that energy will move away from
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the evening we will still have the chance for some snow showers. a coating -2" is possible in the nrv and highlands even perhaps into the higher elevations of the roanoke valley, with a dusting the nascar boys are about to get
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and the vikings---are dialing in for another
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brian vickers...is back in a cup car..he'll be piloting tony stewart's #14 stewart haas ride at speedweeks..for starters.. vickers only had two races a year ago before he was sidelined with blood clots..but he's back..while tony heals---from his injured back. cup practice today and this evening for the 75 lap sprint unlimited..the unofficial start of nascar 2016....the green flag drops on the non-points event for pole winners, former unlimited winner and former daytona 500 pole winners who competed full time in 2015.. the northside boys basketball team wrapped up their regular season with win over william fleming last night.. the vikings stand... with the post season looming.. the vikings stand 21 and one...on the season... after a 12-0 run through the blue
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alyssa rae has a closer look at the vikings juggernaut.. last year the northside boys basketball team emerged as a state contender in the 3a ranks, making it all the way to the state semifinals. this year, they hope that experience helps bring them back to richmond. bright "us was making it to the state finals for really hope this mature as a team and everybody got a lot better and just working on the season really helped us take that next step the vikings closed out the regular season with a 21-1 record. notching a win over defending 2a state champions martinsville along the way. pope: "it was a heck of a hard game i was really proud of you guys because i thought that we can't battling and we found a way towards the end of the third in the fourth quarter it was really great quarter for throughout the season the team has always seemed to 'find a way,' and the senior class has been a major contributor to that success. pope: "the senior group is been everything and coach would want and i think they show leadership they care about each other."
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because we all have that one goal to win state and the younger guys is well they're hungry just as much is the seniors." as the post season begins the team will take it game by game, but it's no secret the players have their eyes on the prize. i'd love to see another state final for trip to richmond and hopefully the state championship you know you want to do want to state championship." in roanoke-- alyssa rae..wsls 10 sports william fleming product---troy daniels who now plays in the association.. for the charlotte hornets-- is in town this week daniels had the honor of seeing his jersey retired last night.. troy says he hopes his success in pro basketball represents hope for other area athletes looking to the nba. i always tell him i always tell the young bull you know around the whole roanoke valley that you can be anything you want to be it's not just talk to dr. boyer president of the united states you have to believe infidel to phone
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to college wrestling now..and a battle of acc titans.. the....ranked hokies..at number 3--nc state. winner...locks up the acc dual meet title.. key match 174 with nc state leading the overall match 11-10... it's christiansburg's zach epperly against nick hall...2nd period action.. epperly in on the shot...then ducks under for the finish and the two point takedown and a 3-0 lead.. he goes on the 5-0 decision to give the hokies back the lead.. and virginia tech goes on to a 19-14 match win...to lock up the acc dual meet championship--- uva at a resurgent duke saturday sung hon kang is the leader at pebble beach at - 11... and all star weekend is underway..which includes jj redick in the 3 point shootout on saturday..at around 815 on tnt.. lite o nite..check this out..the big air contest goes ..inside boston's fenway park..a 14 story
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above the green monster.. and max puh---row....of canada..is your champ..with jumps like this...
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[ cheers and applause ] >> steve: from studio 6b in rockefeller center in the heart of new york city, it's "the tonight show starring jimmy fallon." tonight, join jimmy and his guests -- ray romano, lucy hale, musical guest, brandi carlile, and featuring the legendary roots crew. >> questlove: 401, rhode island. >> steve: and now, here he is, jimmy fallon! [ cheers and applause ]

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