Franklin Co., VA - The former Franklin County kindergarten teacher found guilty of trying to hire a hitman to kill her ex-husband was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday afternoon.
Angela Nolen received a total sentence of 25 years but will be released to probation after serving 8.
Nolen and her friend Cathy Bennett, a nurse at the same school, tried to hire a hitman but ended up soliciting an undercover state trooper instead. A third friend went to police when the pair tried to get her to help, which led to the sting.
Salem, VA - Beginning Friday, Aug. 1, a new temporary Park and Ride lot in Christiansburg will open to replace the existing Park and Ride lot off Interstate 81 at exit 118 near Falling Branch Elementary School. More >>