March 30, 1987
STOWE, Vt. (AP) — Maria von Trapp, whose marriage to a baron and escape from the Nazis with their children inspired “The Sound of Music,” died Saturday. She was 82. The native of Austria was preparing to be a nun when she was hired as a governess to the widower Baron Georg von Trapp’s seven children. She and von Trapp later married and had three more children.
The second annual Easter parade will be held Saturday, April 11 at 11 a.m. in downtown Winchester. Featured during the parade will be Eggetha, a giant Easter egg.
The Rockets, Civitan youth league tournament champions, are Thomas Jones, Mike Dulin, Stephon Bruton, John Allen, Edmund Luxmore, Neil Clay, Eric Puckett, assistant coach Mike Clark, Kenny Davis, Donna Finney, Kevin Richardson, Antonio Garrard, Chris Cantor, assistant coach Danny Neely and head coach Donnie Parsons.