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George Strait is offering fans a 20-trace live album recorded at his “The Cowboy Rides Away Tour” finale at AT&T Stadium in Dallas. It’ll be in stores on September 16th and features special guests including Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Vince Gill, and Sheryl Crow.
If you’re loving Montgomery Gentry’s new song, “Headlights” as much as we are... it’ll be available for digital download on the 2nd and their debut album with Blaster Records is set for release early next year.
Luke Bryan is hooking up with Royal Caribbean for a “Crash My Playa” cruise January 23rd-27th. The cruise is all inclusive, the destination is Riviera Maya, Mexico. And he’ll be joined by Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, Dustin Lynch, Eric Paslay, and more.
Randy Houser has got himself a new way to relax...
Kenny Chesney played to 40thousand fans on Saturday at the Flora-Bama Jama. Fans came from as far away as Oregon to hear him play his only concert of 2014. The show lasted more than 2 1/2 hours and was filmed for a TV special this fall.
Florida Georgia Line made a big announcement Friday while performing live in Central Park... their new album Anything Goes will be in stores on October 14th. It’s also the name of their new clothing line. Of course, they’ll be at the O’Dome with Tyler Farr and Jason Aldean on October 16th.
Garth Brooks has become the only artist to ever sell 7 consecutive shows at Atlanta’s Phillips Arena. The previous record was 4 shows – held by Elvis!
Brad Paisley was having some fun at NASA after his show in Tampa on Friday. He spent Saturday at the Cape and launched his latest song from Apollo’s historic launch pad. The new song? “American Flag on the Moon.”
Oh! Oh! Rumor alert! Rumor alert! Carrie Underwood... might be picked as the halftime show for the 2015 SuperBowl... but it’s not confirmed.
Tim McGraw’s and Faith Hill’s youngest daughter, Audrey – who is just 12 – may be the next superstar in the family. A video has been circulating around the web of Audrey singing “Travelling Soldier.” The performance happened before Tim’s show in Arkansas last month.
Tyler Farr stopped by the Grand Ole Opry earlier this week to perform his brand new song “A Guy Walks Into A Bar.” He also performed “Redneck Crazy,” and gold-certified hit “Whiskey in My Water.”
Our thoughts and prayers going out to David Nail and his family. His grandma, Opal, passed away today. David shared the news on Twitter yesterday morning – “My heart is broken. RIP Mimmaw.”
Justin Moore... is a history buff. He can tell you just about anything about country music and our country’s history. His grandparents used to take him to history exhibits in Memphis every year when he was a kid.
Brothers Osbourne will release their self-titled EP on September 9th – featuring their latest single, “Rum.” It marks the duo’s first commercial release and will give fans a taste of the band’s first full-length album expected early next year.
Daddy’s got a couple of little critics... Brad Paisley’s sons, Huck and Jasper, always check out Daddy’s new music before it’s released. Brad says they don’t like ballads, so his upcoming album Moonshine In The Trunk is the album for them because out of 13 songs... only 3 are ballads. It’ll be in stores August 26th.
Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, and now Blake Shelton have all taken the ALS ice bucket challenge. Blake took the challenge along with Carson Daly from the set of The Voice. Then, after dumping water on each other, Blake challenged Pharrell, Gwen Stefani and buddy Adam Levine – who were all there and did it right away. Since the challenge began just a few weeks ago, it has raised more than $2million dollars for the National ALS Association.
Brad Paisley tweeted right away that he was “devastated” about the loss of Robin Williams who died late Monday morning of apparent suicide. Brad is one country star who actually knew Robin and worked with him on his TV show The Crazy Ones last year. Brad says that he had to keep starting the song over because of Robin... apparently, every time Brad would start to play, Robin would start to sing... and what he chose to sing (off the top of his head, of course) was pretty racy.
Kenny Chesney is gearing up for this Saturday’s Flora-Bama Jama concert. He says his latest single – “American Kids” – could be the National Anthem to No Shoes Nation. He co-wrote the song with David Lee Murphy.
Two of the three members of Lady A are gonna have to get babysitters on New Year’s Eve for their kids... they’re set to play Nashville’s New Year’s Eve bash.
Lee Brice’s latest #1 – his fourth overall – “I Don’t Dance” – is extra-special because he wrote it as a wedding gift for his wife, Sara.
The first stop on the Garth Brooks World Tour with Trisha Yearwood has shattered Garth’s previous record for ticket sales in a single city in North America. The tour will begin September 4th at 7:30PM in Chicago with a total of NINE shows in that city. Tickets for the Philips Arena in Atlanta went on sale Friday and it’s expected to sell out quickly.
Eric Church debuted the new music video for his current hit single, “Cold One,” on Friday – exclusively for members of his fan club, the Church Choir. at EricChurch-dot-com. You can check out the video on our Facebook Fan Page AND our website.
Josh Thompson will join Field & Stream to perform at the 9th Annual Heroes of Conservation awards. Josh will help the magazine celebrate their heroes of conservation program – which is dedicated to honoring volunteers involved in grassroots projects that protect and maintain fish and wildlife habitats across the country.
Florida Georgia Line’s Bryan Kelley and his wife Brittany are set to appear on an upcoming episode of Animal Planet’s “Treehouse Masters.” They’ll be on the show this Friday at 10 as host Pete Nelson and his team build the couple’s dream treehouse.
Teen Choice Awards was last night in LA... winners include Hunter Hayes for Choice Male Country Artist, Taylor Swift for Choice Female Country Artist, Lady A for Choice Country Group, and FGL & Luke Bryan “This is How We Roll” as Choice Country Song.
Luke Bryan tweeted out a special congratulations video to South Nashville Little League baseball team over the weekend- who are headed to the Little League World Series for the 2nd year in a row.
Dustin Lynch is pretty excited... he just scored over one million likes on his Facebook Fan Page. His new album Where It’s At will be in stores on September 9th.
Jason Aldean says it’s time to move on... he says that some of his followers have snarky things today when he posts pictures of himself with girlfriend Brittany Kerr. He says, “You know my name, not my story. You’ve heard what I’ve done. not what I’ve been through. I’m happier than I have ever been, so thank you to all the people who support us. We are happy and life goes on. It’s time to move on, people.”
Brad Paisley is one of the artists that is featured on the new Doobie Brothers album Southbound set to hit stores November 4th. The track listing was released yesterday and Brad is singing “Rockin’ Down the Highway” with the group.
Luke Bryan has a deluxe edition of his double-platinum album Crash My Party coming out on Tuesday to all streaming partners and iTunes. It’s got 4 extra songs on it.
Lady Antebellum is set to be honored as one of the newest members of the Georgia Music Hall of Fame on October 11th in Atlanta. Comedian Jeff Foxworthy is among the other inductees.
The whole Tim McGraw fan-slapping incident has been put to rest. It was settled the old-fashioned way... without lawyers... just a simple phone call between Tim and the slapee, Jesslyn Taylor.
DVR Alert: Luke Bryan will make a guest appearance on the ABC hit Nashville. His part tapes tomorrow morning during his performance in Central Park during Good Morning America’s Summer Concert Series. The Nashville episode will air October 1st.
Carrie Underwood doesn’t go anywhere without her dogs Ace and Penny. They spend time with her on the tour bus, and when Mommy stays at a hotel, so do her babies – no matter the cost.
When Dierks Bentley isn’t piloting his own plane, he’s playing with them. Lately he’s been playing with an RC plane he calls “The Drone Slayer.”
Darius Rucker is tapping into the craft beer business. He’s launching Hootie’s Homegrown Ale which will make its debut this weekend when he plays a few shows this weekend with his old band, Hootie & The Blowfish, in Charleston.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: Rodney Crowell is 64. BJ Thomas is 72. The Mavericks’ Raul Malo is 49.
No surprise... Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will be back on November 5th to host the CMA Awards together for the 7th consecutive year.
Miranda Lambert’s dad is NOT happy. The ex-cop says some “ignorant fool” defaced a welcome sign to Linville, TX featuring Miranda’s picture. The company that created the sign is going to try and fix it. If not, they’ll create a new one.
The Band Perry has teamed up with State Farm and their Celebrate My Drive program to encourage safe teen driving. As part of the program, teens who commit safe driving have the change to bring the group to their high school for a private concert during the 2014-15 school year.
Frankie Ballard is getting ready for his first headlining tour! The Light ‘Em Up tour kicks off October 16th in Minneapolis and makes 19 stops through cities across the country – including a November 29th show at the House of Blues in Orlando.
Jason Aldean has been recognized as the Top Male Country Artist in the history of RIAA’s Digital Gold & Platinum Awards – the music industry’s premier program for celebrating artistic achievement in the marketplace. Good thing he’s doing so well in country music because Jason says there was never a Plan B for him.
Since Faith Hill can’t be on the road with hubby Tim McGraw during his current Sundown Heaven Town Tour... he brings opening act Cassadee Pope in stage to perform “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s” with him every night.
Little Big Town hosts the ABC-TV special CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” tonight. The 3-hour show features Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban and more.
Billy Currington is celebrating his 9th #1 song this week with “We Are Tonight.” And he says one of his biggest musical influences is Kenny Rogers.
Kenny Chesney has teamed up with director Shaun Silva again to co-produce a football documentary. This time, the documentary focuses on legendary football coach Steve Spurrier and is called The Believer. It will air on ESPN the 27th as part of the SEC Networks SEC Stories series.
Dierks Bentley will headline the post-race concert at Bristol Motor Speedway on the 20th. His performance will be filmed as part of the Mountain Dew CMT Summer Concert Series which will be featured on the CMT Hot 20 Countdown on September 6th.
Scotty McCreery recently visited with a group of ACM Lifting Lives Series participants from the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center. The group started the day with a performance at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and then hopped on Scotty’s tour bus for a ride.
Blake Shelton’s new album will be out on September 30th. It’s his 11th studio album and will be called Bringing Back the Sunshine.
Jason Aldean’s just-released lead single “Burnin’ It Down” exploded into the top-selling spot in the country tallying 183,672 total digital sales. With a total of 135 radio stations onboard nationwide, the lead single from his upcoming 6th studio album for Broken Bow Records also received the most 1st-week radio adds of any single in Jason’s career. And those tickets to Jason’s October 16th show at the O-Dome go on sale this morning at 10!
Miranda Lambert and her tour sponsor Crystal Light are having some fun this summer and have created a “Playable Poster” which is on display at her “Platinum Tour” stops all over the country. You can touch the poster and it will “spin” her Platinum album, unlocking songs from the record.
And speaking of Miranda.. she’ll be making her big screen debut soon. She’s collaborating on the script for the upcoming comedy “Something in the Water.” The movie features a female-led cast with Miranda playing the role as one of five women who challenge their men in a bass fishing competition.
Trace Adkins is back with a vengeance. He kicked off his summer tour in New Jersey on June 5th. It’ll run 30 more dates before wrapping up with some state fair and cruise ship appearances in October and November. Trace will also perform a series of Christmas shows in November and December – including December 21st at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater.
|Carrie Underwood and Gary Levox of Rascal Flatts duet at the Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Garth Brooks has announced another show – in addition to the extra 9 in Chicago. He’ll play Philips Arena in Atlanta on September 19th.
The ACM has announced a few of the recipients for the 8th annual ACM Honors awards show. Dean Dillon, Toby Keith, Kris Kristofferson, Ronnie Milsap, Carrie Underwood and Rascal Flatts will be some of the honorees on September 8th.
Miranda Lambert and The Band Perry will perform on CBS’s “Fashion Rocks” show on September 9th.
Joe Nichols was once a late-night radio DJ – like Rachel. But... he got fired. He worked for a country station while he when he was a junior in high school. He had a bad habit of just playing he songs he liked.
Brad Paisley recently got in trouble with his label – Sony Music Nashville. Brad went rogue and posted some clips of songs on his upcoming album album “Moonshine In The Trunk” on Twitter and YouTube. He’s been getting emailed by his label for the past 3 days and every time he posts a clip, the label takes it down. Finally, Brad said that he would not post any more clips... instead, he had rapper Ludacris do it for him.
Toby Keith has landed at #1 on Forbes’ 2014 Country Cash Kings list for a 2nd straight year – earning an estimated $65million bucks. Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean, and Luke Bryan round out the Top 5 on the list.
Jason Aldean says he’s down with another duet. He’s already teamed up with Kelly Clarkson, Luke Bryan, Eric Church... even Ludacris. He says he’s talked to Florida Georgia Line and they’re all keeping their ears open for something to do together.
We announced yesterday that Luke Bryan is bringing his Farm Tour to Whitehurst Cattle Ranch in the Gainesville area on October 4th. Luke’s farm tours help out kids with ag-related scholarships...
Luke Bryan is bringing his Farm Tour to Whiteshurst Cattle Farm in Gainesville! The show is on Saturday, October 4th, and pre-sale tickets can be bought through Luke’s fan club... the Nut House... beginning this morning at 10. Public sale begins 10AM on Friday.
Tim McGraw’s new album, Sundown Heaven Town, will be in stores September 16th. He’s revealed cover art for the project and has let the cat out of the bag on one of his guests... Kid Rock joins him on “Lincoln Continentals and Cadillacs” which will only appear on the deluxe version of the album.
Joe Nichols is currently recovering from back surgery. He’s still out on the road – even though his surgery was performed less than a month ago on June 30th... but he’s taking it easy and is in a little pain. It’s an injury he got while long-distance running.
Jerrod Niemann has a special goal for the Keith Urban tour... he wants to get arrested with Brett Eldredge just to see if Keith will bail the two of them out.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: James Otto is 41. Martina McBride is 48.
Garth Brooks has added NINE more shows for Chicago – since tickets for his comeback show in September are in such high demand. It will be the first time Garth has played in Chicago in 17 years.
Brad Paisley says the secret to his long marriage – now 10 years to his wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley – is that failure is not an option. He says you have to decide that early on and that you’ll evolve together. Brad says he’s so different than the hillbilly his wife met all those years ago.
The woman that Tim McGraw slapped at his Atlanta show is now considering legal action and wants a personal apology from Tim. The fan’s lawyer told TMZ that she feels “humiliated” after the incident and she was not trying to harm Tim.
Bunch of ambulances showed up at Keith Urban’s show in Mansfield, Massachusetts Saturday night. Officials said it seems that alcohol consumption was the likely cause.
Luke Bryan is letting service men and women the opportunity to catch his show this summer – on his dime. He’ll be giving US troops a very unique concert experience next month teaming up with a sponsor to offer an all-expenses paid trip to Chicago to attend his “That’s My Kind Of Night Tour” at Soldier Field. Luke will give 45 Army and Air Force service men and women the opportunity to see his show.
Brad Paisley’s throwing a pool party at the Cosmopolitan in Vegas on August 27th to celebrate the release of his new album Moonshine in the Trunk.
Blake Shelton and wifey Miranda Lambert don’t see much of each other during touring season, but occasionally pass in the night... literally. Their tour buses will pass each other in the early morning shours as the go in opposite directions on the same interstate.
Kenny Rogers will participate in a special interview at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on August 16th. That will also be the debut of “Kenny Rogers: Through the Years,” a biographical exhibit running August 15th through June 14th.
Reba’s “Pray for Peace” video features contributions from fans around the world... and several who are very recognizable including Keith Urban. He and his wife Nicole Kidman and their two daughters Faith and Sunday contributed a video of the four of them sitting together on the floor practicing Reba’s “Pray for Peace” motions. The Band Perry also posted a video doing the same. Reba’s even got a hashtag for the song that is trending on Facebook and Twitter... #prayforpeace The song also features vocals from Ronnie Dunn and Kelly Clarkson.
Miranda Lambert says she is not a morning person and her internal alarm clock goes off well after the sun comes up. When it comes to mornings, she says it’s no activities before 11AM and don’t talk to her until she’s had her coffee.
When Jason Aldean and Kenny Chesney go out drinking together... they don’t play around... Jason was with his girlfriend at Buffalo Wild Wings in Nashville and Kenny called and said, “I’m at somewhere. We’ve been drinking margaritas all day.” Jason told him to come hang out with him... and they ended up having to call a car to take them all home.
On a not-so-happy note... Cory Barron, the 22 year old man from Fremont, Ohio who went missing after Jason’s concert in Cleveland on Friday night, was found dead in a landfill. Investigators believe he may have fallen into a garbage chute at the concert venue which led to a dumpster.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: Jerrod Niemann is 35.
When Garth Brooks’ music goes digital soon... there’s a good chance he’ll break Elvis Presley’s record for albums sold. USA Today speculates that he’ll likely become the best-selling solo act in history almost immediately – even before he releases his first comeback single.
Jake Owen recently surprised 3 women in Connecticut who said they didn’t know much about country music, invited them to his show, and then brought them up on stage. They know a it about country music now!
Scotty McCreery was having a rough time yesterday... he was moving out of his apartment... by himself... on the 4th floor... nowhere near an elevator.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: Neil from The Band Perry is 24. Danielle Bradbery is 18.
Chris Young has scored his 6th chart-topping single with “Who I Am With You” on the Mediabase Singles Chart. It has also been certified Gold.
Tim McGraw has finally spoken out about the incident where he supposedly slapped a female fan who was groping him. Tim says the whole thing was regrettable, but from his perspective he felt she was touching him inappropriately – as shown in a new, longer video. He says the reaction was instinctive and defensive from his perspective of what was going on.
Luke Bryan is hot among teens. His 2014 Teen Choice Awards nominations keep rolling in. Including the latest nods in the 2nd wave, Luke is now up for 5 awards. The show airs live on August 10 on FOX at 8PM.
Blake Shelton has put out the challenge... Season 7 of The Voice begins next month and he’s already said he’s gonna “mop the floor” with the other 3 coaches’ butts.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: Hillary Scott’s daughter Eisele celebrates her first birthday today!
Lady Antebellum will release their 5th studio album 747 on September 30th. And Charles Kelley was recently surprised by his wife who enlisted the guys from the DIY show Man Caves to turn their pool house into a man cave/recording studio for Charles.
Miranda Lambert has teamed up with Pedigree Brand to help change then lives of shelter dogs in a big way. The brand has announced plans to improve shelters across the country through a shelter renovation project. Miranda recently got a visit from Pedigree at the Tishomingo Animal Shelter in her hometown where she and her family and friends rolled up their sleeves to help more than 50 Pedigree associates from across the Midwest unto one that’s more welcoming for the dogs and potential adopters.
Carrie Underwood says she’d love to do another duet with Miranda Lambert – just not on her next album. She’s currently preparing to head back into the studio. She says she’s been spending a lot of time writing and this new music will be a “progression” for her.
Toby Keith is one proud papa. His daughter Krystal made her debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry earlier this month.
Brett Eldredge took the plunge Wednesday. He wet shark-diving off the coast of the Bahamas with his #1 and Gold Single plaques for “Beat of the Music.” And the dive was made in association with the Rock the Ocean Foundation whose mission is to increase public awareness about impacting the world oceans and to support scientific research, education, and ocean conservation initiatives.
Little Big Town will be helping out Blake Shelton on the upcoming season of The Voice. Blake’s recruited them as mentors for Season 7. The new season kicks off on September 22nd.
Those free wristbands for Kenny Chesney’s Flora-Bama-Jam were scooped up in just 5 minutes yesterday morning... after a 30 minute delay from the log-jam created by the influx of fans trying to get in on the show. The jam will be on Perdido Key at the Florida-Alabama State Line on August 16th.
And you know how you can follow Luke Bryan’s Butt on Twitter, right? Well, that’s exactly where his wife’s initials are... and his buddy Jason Aldean was the one who outed him. Luke got the tattoo while touring with Jason a few years ago.
Kenny Chesney is doing a FREE show on August 16th at the Flora-Bama – located where Orange Beach and Gulf Shores meet Perdido Key on the Alabama/Florida border. Details on the show are available on Kenny’s website - it's currently waiting list only as the wristbands ran out moments after they became available.
Florida Georgia Line made history with “Dirt.” It earned the highest one-week add total in Country Aircheck history with 130 stations in the US playing the song in its first week – breaking Taylor Swift’s record. They’ll be with Tyler Farr and Jason Aldean at the O’Dome on October 16th. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 1st at 10AM.
Kellie Pickler will be using her voice for something other than singing. She’ll voice a character for one of two brand-new “Veggie Tales” movies. She’ll voice Mirabelle in “Beauty and the Beet” on October 14th.
ABC’s Nashville will kick off its 3rd season on September 24th at 10PM. Filming is set to begin shortly. No word yet if the writers will write Hayden Panettiere’s – she’s Juliet – reported pregnancy into the show.
The latest on the Garth front... Garth has set a kick-off date for his 3 year world tour. He’ll play Chicago for the first time in 17 years on September 4th. Ticket price... $65.60. That includes tax and service charge.
New album coming this fall for Little Big Town. Their 6th studio album Pain Killer hits stores October 21st and features their current single “Day Drinking” - the band’s highest chart debut to date.
Carrie Underwood will be in movie theatres nationwide starting Friday as a new cinema spot starring Carrie performing “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night” – the opening theme for Sunday Night Football on NBC. It’s a 2 1/2 minute behind-the-scenes look at the making of this year’s Sunday Night Football show open featuring Carrie and NFL stars.
A little irony when it comes to Dierks Bentley’s latest, “Drunk on a Plane.” Likely Dierks would be sober since he’s got his pilot’s license and would rather fly himself.
Refunds started going out to 400thousand Garth Brooks fans in Ireland yesterday. The 5 shows scheduled there are officially cancelled. Garth said, “To say I’m crushed is an understatement.” Garth has chosen Chicago for his very first concert in the US on his World Tour with more shows to be announced. Meanwhile, today is the day that some of Garth’s music becomes available digitally at his website.
Chris Young has some pretty great career highlights. He counts shooting tequila with George Strait one of them.
Congrats to Justin Moore and his wife, Kate. They welcome Rebecca Klein Moore into the world yesterday. She was named after Justin’s great-grandmother and will be called Klein. She joins big sisters Kennedy and Ella.
Florida Georgia Line has launched the Dirt Campaign to benefit Habitat for Humanity. They say they were inspired by the lyrics of their new single “Dirt” and hope to raise at least $100thousand dollars for the cause.
Brad Paisley recently performed “River Bank” on his new reality show, ABC’s Rising Star. He plays the Opry this weekend.
If you missed the BIG announcement on Friday, tickets to Jason Aldean’s “Burn It Down” Tour stop in Gainesville will be Friday, August 1st at 10AM. Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, and Tyler Farr at the O’Connell Center on Thursday, October 16th... plus, you know 93.7 K COUNTRY will have plenty of tickets and meet & greet passes for you to win!
Brantley Gilbert’s Just As I Am album has gone gold. It’s his 3rd studio album and debuted on the Billboard Country Albums Chart at #1. He’s already had a platinum-certified #1 from it – “Bottom’s Up.” And his song “Small Town Throwdown” with Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett is in the Top 20.
A woman in San Diego was asked to leave a Brad Paisley show... because she breastfeeding her baby real close to the stage. Police were afraid the child could be crushed from a potential surge from the crowd or could be impacted from loud noise coming from the speakers.
Garth Brooks enters the digital world as his website garthbrooks-dot-com offers his music catalogue for the first time digitally. Garth is the only artist whose music has never been for sale via digital media like iTunes.
Garth Brooks big announcement yesterday… he’s going to announce the first date of his world tour next week… AND… he’s inked a new deal with Sony Records and will put out a new album before Christmas and a single coming out at the end of this month.
Lady Antebellum also has a new album scheduled to come out this Fall.
Craig Morgan has been named the national celebrity spokesperson for the Spirit of the Blue Foundation – helping bring attention to how we can help protect our men and women in blue.
Blake Shelton can be currently seen in TWO national commercials – one for Pizza Hut and one for Pepsi. He’s wearing plaid shirts in both… one is red, the other is blue.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: Local Celebrity Kerin Foster of Ocala is 23. Lyndsy Stokes of Gainesville turns 10 on Sunday (7/13).