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.
Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Dec. 18.
Hundreds of NFL employees gave records to investigators looking into how Commissioner Roger Goodell handled evidence in the Ray Rice case.
San Francisco released defensive tackle Ray McDonald after he was named a suspect in a sexual assault case.
A judge has halted a $75-million settlement that aimed to end a massive class-action lawsuit.
The $44 million raunchy comedy was scheduled to debut on Christmas Day.