Local teacher competing for a prestigious award

POSTED: 9:51 PM Sep 19 2013
Chilhowie, Va. -

     Eight teachers are in the running for Virginia Teacher of the Year.  One of them is from Southwest Virginia.  Tina Cook is a computer technology teacher at Chilhowie Middle School in Smyth County.

     A panel reviews their accomplishments and community activities.  They'll decide who the winner is October 11th in Richmond.