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Originally from Mt. Zion, I’ve been in radio 14 years. I’m married to Tom, and have three children. My favorite foods include Mexican, and peanut butter and pickle sandwiches (try it, you’ll like it)! Favorite TV shows include Friends, The Biggest Loser, Friday Night Lights, and The Soup on E. Fever Pitch, and How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days are my favorite movies, and my favorite country stars are Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, and Chris Cagle. GO ILLINI!

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WIRK 4th Annual Rib Round Up

Monday, March 3, 201403/03/2014

Josh Turner Releasing a Book

Josh Turner has written a book. In Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith Family and Fatherhood Josh will share stories from…

Taylor Swift

Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

Little Girl Recreates Taylor Swift’s Gown From Paper

See the gown a 4-year old made from paper.

Miranda Lambert

Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

Miranda Will Have Her Own Exhibit At the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Find out when Miranda Lambert: Backstage Access will open. See Jay Leno’s return to late night tv.

Martina McBride

Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

New Country Cookbooks On The Way

If you love to cook and you love country music, there are a couple of new cookbooks coming out that…

The ACM Experience Concerts

Thursday, February 27, 201402/27/2014

Dierks Bentley Creates Game For Fans

Try Riser Bird here.

"The Voice" Season 5 Top 12 Red Carpet Event

Tuesday, February 25, 201402/25/2014

The Voice Is Back

See Blake Shelton and The Voice coaches perform together.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins the 56th Daytona 500

Monday, February 24, 201402/24/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Joins Twitter After Daytona Win

Dale Earnhardt Jr. promised that if he won the Daytona 500 he would join Twitter and he has kept his…

2013 Billboard Music Awards

Thursday, February 20, 201402/20/2014

Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard Suffers Injuries in Dirt Bike Accident

How does Tyler’s accident affect Florida Georgia Line’s tour schedule? Watch Tim McGraw play Charades on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

The ACM Experience Concerts

Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

Dierks Teaming Up With Mountain Dew

Dierks Bentley is teaming up with Mt. Dew for his Riser tour. ┬áIt will begin this summer with Chris Young…

"The Voice" Season 5 Top 12 Red Carpet Event

Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

Break It Down Blake

Blake Shelton thinks he can dance. Usher doesn’t agree. Check out Blake’s dance moves and see what you think.

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Hunter Hayes plans tech-filled tour

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Hayes says he's using technology "still in the design phase" that has never been used on tour before.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

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There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

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Brad Paisley joins New York’s first country festival

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The inaugural FarmBorough event is slated for June.