A Franklin County Sheriff's employee is named deputy of the year. This is a photo taken of when Sergeant Brandt Gawor received his award with the sheriff. He was nominated for his volunteering and dedication.
He's been with the sheriff's department for eight years and part of the emergency response team. The Virginia Sheriff's Association gave the award.
A plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 47 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground.