Nancy Hicks no doubt feels a sense of closure now that the remains of her husband, Jesse, have been found after nearly ten years. Her attorney Norman Lamson says his client has received the news she’s been awaiting for a long time. He adds that Nancy Hicks does not want to say anything that might jeopardize an ongoing investigation. The Fluvanna resident disappeared in 2004 for no apparent reason and with no signs of foul play. Four days later, his truck was found in an abandoned parking area on Route 29 near Route 6 in Nelson County. Someone stumbled upon his remains in Keene last week.
The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.
The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.
The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.
A bill that makes it easier for people with a protective order to get a concealed weapons permit has won Senate approval.