Two elementary school teachers from the Shenandoah Valley are Virginia finalists for a national honor. Rockingham County is the employer of Susan Eckenrode of John Wayland Elementary and Eric Imbrescia of Peak View Elementary. They are competing for this year’s Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Virginia has five finalists for that award, and the other three teachers work in Powhatan County, Giles County, and Fairfax.
There were two "appearances" from former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez in court yesterday.
Hundreds of former players allege that team doctors provided painkillers as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field.
Charlie Kimball will check his blood-glucose numbers constantly before, during and after Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
The Hoos land a 6'10" prospect.