Tag: nashville

Local artist Emma Leigh nominated for three Nashville Universe Awards

Shenandoah Valley country music artist Emma Leigh has been nominated in three categories for the upcoming 2015 Nashville Universe Awards.

Negotiations between TNA and A.J. Styles break apart: Styles headed to ROH?

PWInsider is reporting that negotiations between AJ Styles and tna have finally fallen apart, and that the former tna World Champ isn’t likely to be returning to the company anytime soon. Ring of Honor, meanwhile, confirmed that Styles will be returning to ROH for its Jan. 4 show in Nashville.

JMU women’s basketball nipped by Vanderbilt in OT, 89-85

After a furious challenge in regulation and a strong effort in overtime by James Madison women’s basketball, Vanderbilt guard Christina Foggie hit a game-tying 3-pointer and assisted on the go-ahead layup 27 seconds later in the first overtime period to help the Commodores hold off the Dukes for an 89-85 victory at the JMU Convocation Center Wednesday evening.

‘The Little Girl with the Big Voice’: Emily Henline balances budding music career, being a teen

Emily Henline could very well be the next Taylor Swift. But first things first – she has to do her homework. “School is first, obviously. When school starts, I have to cut back on my schedule,” said Henline, 13, an eighth-grader at Beverley Manor Middle School by day, and by weekends and as much as […]

Focus | Fortune smiled upon him

Story by Chris Graham With AFP Audio It was a cover of Roy Orbison’s “Crying” that landed Jimmy Fortune in the Statler Brothers. That’s why a cover of “Crying” is in Fortune’s new CD, “Windows,” which is being launched this weekend with a release party in Harrisonburg. “Lew Dewitt heard me sing that song at […]