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Andree Valentine

Andree Valentine comes to us from Toronto, Canada. A recent graduate from Hawaii Pacific University with a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, Dre works as the Digital Managing Editor; focusing on delivering the best consumer experience across our digital platforms.Traveling, watching movies, working out and going to concerts and sporting events are among some of Dre's favorite things to do. She was also a three-time national champion on HPU's cheerleading team and a member of the Canadian National Power Tumbling Team for four years. Search her name on YouTube to see her flip at the 2005 World Championships!
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Man Found Living on Top of Waffle House

An air conditioner repairman made a startling discovery while doing work at a Waffle House in Atlanta, Georgia.

According to reports, he found a man living on the roof of the Gordon Highway location. Authorities were quickly notified, and police and firemen were called in to bring him down.

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The Kicks 105 St. Jude Radiothon Continues – Even Through Lunch! [VIDEO]

Sean, Danny and the amazing volunteers at the studio have been working non-stop since 6:00 a.m. Whether they're talking on the radio or answering phone calls, this video shows that even lunchtime won't stop these hard workers from saving a child!

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Brad Paisley on Carrie Underwood – ‘I Don’t Think There’s a Better Singer Than Her’

Taste of Country got an exclusive interview with Brad Paisley this week, in which, among other things, the country superstar talks about how Carrie Underwood has become his go-to duet partner.

"She’s probably pretty much my first choice to sing with when it comes to a duet with a woman like that. I mean, we just sort of share the same values and get along that well," Paisley tells Taste of Country. "I just don’t think there’s a better singer than her, so it’s sort of selfish to be able to sing with her and perform."

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The Davis Family Stops By The Studio To Talk About Their Experiences At St. Jude [VIDEO]

You'd never guess that 15-year-old Hunter Davis was diagnosed with b cell lymphoblastic lymphoma non Hodgkins, only a year and a half ago, just by looking at him.

The towering teenager, who lists watching television and "doing nothing" as some of his favorite things, stopped by the Kicks studio with his parents, Marilyn and Cotton, to talk about their experience with the diagnosis and how St Jude Children's Hospital has helped them.

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Blake Shelton Selects Country Vs. Pop Theme On ‘The Voice’ [VIDEO]

Did you catch the latest episode of the new NBC show, 'The Voice' on Tuesday night?

If you didn't, here's a quick recap of the duets each team had to perform, and videos of each performance. Which one was your favorite?

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McDonald’s To Receive $1 Billion Makeover [VIDEO]

The interior decor at your local Golden Arches leaves a lot to be desired, but that won't be the case for much longer.

The fast food giant plans to drop roughly $1 billion to re-decorate its restaurants, replacing red-and-yellow plastic with faux-leather and harsh overhead lighting with something that creates more ambiance.

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Blake Shelton Premieres ‘Honey Bee’ Music Video [VIDEO]

Blake Shelton's latest single, 'Honey Bee', debuted today on NBC's website.

The cute, playful video shows Shelton buying honey from a beautiful brunette's roadside stand -whom he's totally crushing on - until she's all out of honey. It's too bad Shelton's fiance, Miranda Lambert, isn't the cute girl selling homemade honey in the video!

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Watch Taylor Swift’s New Music Video ‘Mean’ [VIDEO]

What do you think of Taylor Swift's music video for her latest single, 'Mean'?

The song, which talks about bullying and gives the victims the power to follow their dreams, artistically displays that message with a series of vignettes. No matter how big or small the bullies are, all of them are just plain mean.

Watch the video below:

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Best Restaurants In Lufkin-Nacogdoches To Take Mom On Mother’s Day

There's nothing better than getting the family together to enjoy a delicious meal, and praise the most important person in the world - our mothers.

This Sunday, give mom a break from cooking and take her to a restaurant in Lufkin or Nacogdoches that offers a special Mother's Day brunch or just a good, hearty meal. Here's our list of the top five restaurants:

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‘Home Alone’ House For Sale [VIDEO]

I think it would be so neat to own a piece of Hollywood history. The house is beautiful - however, I don't think I'd be able to survive the Chicago winters!

According to the Chicago Tribune, the house featured in the movie 'Home Alone' officially went on the market Thursday with an asking price of - wait for it - $2.4 million.

Among the features in this now-famous house: four bedrooms, endless storage space, multiple bathrooms and a sunroof. (Robbers and Talkboys are likely not included.)

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Brad Paisley’s 5 Best Country Duets [VIDEO]

Brad Paisley's newest record, This is Country Music, plays like a country rock mix tape curated and orchestrated by Paisley himself. It's packed with guest appearances from the likes of coiffed guitar acrobat Marty Stuart, classic rock crooner Don Henley and, of course, Paisley's go-to duet partner these days, Carrie Underwood. Plus, Clint Eastwood whistles the melody to the instrumental 'Eastwood.' If that sounds like the most awesome thing ever, well, what can we say?

Not that it's anything new for the 'Celebrity' singer - he's put together some great collaborations in his day. Check out our list of the five best Paisley duets of all time, and when you're done reading, head over to our Facebook page to enter for your chance to win a trip to West Palm Beach to see Paisley in concert - and meet him backstage.

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