Traffic Alert: Mayo Bridge shutting down

Good morning it's Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

Andrew has all you need to know to plan your weekend. Will the heat stick around? Andrew has the answer.

Traffic Alert: The Mayo Bridge shuts down *tomorrow,* as Richmond prepares for flood disasters. The city is testing its flood walls for the next week and closing some of the busiest streets downtown.

New this morning, a Virginia school board is calling for the resignation of one of its members. This comes after he emailed what some called racist and inappropriate messages to his colleagues.

A Prince George mother is expected in Henrico court later this morning and more charges could be filed following the recent death of her second child.

Breaking news this morning: The Arizona mom who was behind bars in Mexico on drug smuggling allegations, has been released.

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