Queen-designate is ready for her reign

Please login to view the requested resource.

Posted: May 2, 2013

The Winchester Star

Queen Shenandoah LXXXVI-designate Rachel Lynn Matthews (second from right) arrived Wednesday in Winchester for the 86th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival. She is shown with her host family, Dr. Gerald and Tami Brown and their daughter, Trilby, 14. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Queen Shenandoah LXXXVI-designate Rachel Lynn Matthews holds a news conference upon arriving in Winchester Wednesday evening at the home of Dr. Gerald and Tami Brown. At left is her mother, Leslie, who was the festival queen in 1980. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Queen Shenandoah LXXXVI-designate Rachel Lynn Matthews is not unfamiliar with the festival. Her mother, an aunt and a cousin were also queens. Her grandfather was actor Michael Landon.

WINCHESTER — Queen Shenandoah LXXXVI-designate Rachel Lynn Matthews is “beyond excited,” at her upcoming reign.

A 45-minute plane trip from New York brought Matthews and her mother, Leslie Landon…



To See This and Every Local Story from The Winchester Star, Click Here to Become a Subscriber!

Login to view the full story