Breaking: College on Lockdown

Happy Friday from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories we following on 12 News Today.

We are following Breaking news -- A Virginia college is on lockdown after two attempted robberies -- one at gunpoint. it happened at Ferrum College after a person with a gun was spotted on campus. Tune in for updates throughout the morning.

Many are wondering, is it time for a Plastic Bag Tax to head to the Commonwealth? It has been proposed and shot down in the past but now it appears the conversation is re-surfacing.

Plus, are you still shopping for gifts? Today is the last day you can ship your packages by regular mail in order to get them there by Christmas!

And don't forget about your pets. Today, all pets and pet-owners are invited to come out to Richmond's Shockoe Slip for the annual Blessing of the Animals. The event is in Richmond at Noon, at the Shockoe Slip Fountain in front of the Martin Agency.

We hope you join us for these stories and more, plus breaking news as it happens on 12 News Today from 4:30-7am.