Winter Weather on the way

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

The last couple of days have been warm but we expect winter weather over the weekend. Sunday is the day our weather team says we should see some of the coldest weather. Kevin is in for Andrew to let you know what we can expect. Also, we have details on how Dominion Virginia Power is preparing for the storm headed our way.

Today a Chesterfield mom accused of driving drunk with two of her kids in the car will be in court. Here 12 and 14 year old sons were in the car at the time. She's charged with DWI, child neglect and possession of a controlled substance.

Happening tonight, Downtown Richmond will light up for the holidays. The 29-th Annual Grand Illumination will happen just before six p-m  at the James Center.

President Barack Obama says Nelson Mandela "no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the ages." The world is reacting with sadness following the death of the former South African President. Mandela died Thursday at age 95 after a lengthy illness.

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