Category Archives: Local

D3hoops Names Rheinheimer Region Player Of The Year

Jess RheinheimerAdd a Region Player of the Year award to the list for Jess Rheinheimer (Manheim, Pa./Lancaster Mennonite).

After back-to-back seasons as the ODAC Player of the Year, and a spot on last year’s All-Region First Team, Eastern Mennonite University’s senior basketball player was named the best in the South Region today by D3hoops.com, the official publication of NCAA D-III athletics. Continue reading

Actress Who Played ‘Scout’ in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ to Speak at Bridgewater College

scoutMary Badham, an actress best known for her portrayal of Jean Louise “Scout” Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.

Badham was selected for the role of “Scout” at the age of 10 and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Continue reading

Luray-Page Chamber recieves $25K in Matching Tourism Grants

425026_442885149089263_2085457176_nGovernor Terry McAuliffe announced today that more than $812,000 in matching grant funds will be awarded to 39 local tourism initiatives as part of Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Marketing Leverage Program. The grants are designed to help local and regional tourism entities attract more visitors by leveraging local marketing dollars and will ultimately impact at least 153 other statewide tourism entities. Continue reading