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!
Best Pumpkin Patches to Visit Near Lufkin and Nacogdoches For Halloween 2012
Halloween is quickly approaching, and we found a few great pumpkin patch spots to visit near Lufkin and Nacogdoches this October!
Penn State Slammed with NCAA Sanctions in Wake of Jerry Sandusky Scandal
Sanctions were levied against the Penn State football team on Monday by the NCAA for its role in the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal and while the school avoided the 'death penalty,' it was still hit hard.
Report Says Penn State University’s Top Officials Failed to Protect Sandusky Victims
In a sad and disturbing story that has been all over media outlets since Fall 2011, a full report about the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case was released early Thursday morning, highlighting that Penn State University’s top officials failed to protect the children who were sexually abused by the former assistant coach.
Andy Griffith Dead at 86 [VIDEO]
USA Today reports that a close friend of Andy Griffith, UNC President Bill Friday, says Andy Griffith died this morning around 7:00 a.m. in his home. The actor/director/producer/singer was 86 years old.
President Obama Endorses Gay Marriage, Becomes First President To Do So [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama shocked the world today, after announcing that he endorses the right of same-sex couples to marry, claiming his decision as an "evolution" in his views of this subject matter.
Nacogdoches Insurance Agent Brad Fontenot Charged With Drug Possession
State Farm insurance agent Bradley Allen Fontenot of Nacogdoches turned himself into police on Wednesday, April 26 at approximately 3:30p.m., KTRE reports.
Santorum Jumps To Second Place With Three-For-Three Win On Tuesday
Rick Santorum stunned Mitt Romney and the rest of the nation on Tuesday night with a three state sweep. Santorum was declared the winner of the Colorado caucus with 40.2%, the Minnesota caucus with 44.8%, and the Missouri primary with 55.2% of the votes. Though Romney is still ahead in the delegate count, the Republican candidate's victories showed that the GOP presidential contest is no longer a
Rick Perry Quits Race – Endorses Gingrich
Texas Governor Rick Perry says he has decided to drop out of the shrinking crowd of GOP Presidential wannabes, and he will throw his support behind former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.