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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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The 2013 CMA Music Festival

Monday, June 23, 201406/23/2014

Randy Travis Struggling With Speech

Nearly a year after suffering a stroke, Randy Travis is still having trouble with his speech.  He is making some…

2013 AMA Nominees Announcement

Friday, June 20, 201406/20/2014

Kelly Clarkson Shares First Baby Photo

Kelly Clarkson shared a photo of her baby girl River Rose today. River was born June 12th. She is a…

Brad Paisley

Friday, June 20, 201406/20/2014

Brad Paisley’s Second Job Starts Sunday

Dierks Bentley has recorded the theme song for a new reality show. Watch the video.

Carrie Underwood

Thursday, June 19, 201406/19/2014

Carrie Underwood Travels To Haiti

Three people arrested outside of Taylor Swift’s home.

Luke Bryan

Thursday, June 19, 201406/19/2014

Luke Bryan Miley Cyrus Duet?

Rumors started yesterday that Luke Bryan would recording a duet with Miley Cyrus.  Thankfully Luke shot down that rumor on…

Luke Bryan performs on the 'Today' show

Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

Luke Bryan Makes Top Celebrity Dad List

Luke Bryan has been named one of the top 25 celebrity dads of 2014 according to WorkingMother.com.  Other famous dad’s…

2014 CMT Music Awards Arrivals

Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

Miranda Lambert Opening A New Business This Summer

Find out what Miranda has planned. Find out how Brad Paisley is involved in a new Disney animated film and watch the trailer.

The 2013 CMA Music Festival

Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Kimberly Perry Is Married!

The Band Perry‘s Kimberly Perry is a married woman.  She and Texas Rangers catcher, J.P. Arencibia tied the knot yesterday…

47th Annual CMA Awards Red Carpet

Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Miranda Is #1

Miranda Lambert‘s latest single, Automatic, has become her 7th number one single.  The song is included on her latest album,…

Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

Miranda & Hunter Celebrating the 4th In NYC

Miranda Lambert and Hunter Hayes have made their plans for the 4th of July.  They will be performing at the…

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In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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Lena Dunham, of HBO's "Girls," arrives at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards held at The Nokia Theatre  in Los Angeles.

The "Girls" and "House of Cards" actresses saw stars of their own after an accident at a Venice premiere.