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Johnson City Country Club
Johnson City – For the third year, the Johnson City Country Club will host Dancing with Tri-Cities Stars Saturday, July 23rd 2011 at 5:30PM. Here is a list of stars taking the floor this year: Women: -Shirley Carrier – James McGlothlin Hospitality House, Barter Board of Trustees -Debbie England – Owner, Cartridge World -Melissa Hipolit – Reporter at 11 Connects -Kimberly Holbrook – VP Communication/Public Affairs, Citigroup -Trish Weaver – David Clapp Studio Men: -Jack Dempsey – President/General Manager, 11 Connects -Stephen Dixon – CRA Officer, VP, Bank of Tennessee -John Phillips – Principal, Lake Ridge Elementary -Jay Sandos – Voice of the Bucs -Grant Summers – Senior VP, Summers Taylor, Inc. The Tri-Cities stars are taught by Mike and Kim Adler, of Johnson City. Both Mike and Kim achieved World Champion status with their professional partners and as a couple with the United Country Western Dance Council. The dancers will each perform two dances. The women will once again wear original pieces from Randall Designs that were worn for ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. Mirror-ball trophies will be awarded to the highest scoring man and woman. Our participants are logging long hours practicing for a great cause. All of the money raised goes to SteppenStone Youth Treatment Services. SteppenStone is a Tri-Cities treatment center that helps boys who experience emotional and behavioral problems. They provide a continuum of treatment in a residential setting as well as day treatment, after school treatment and outpatient treatment. Tickets are $100, and includes a gourmet meal by Troutdale Kitchens. The meal is served from stations positioned around the club, allowing guests an opportunity to mingle and enjoy their favorite entrée. Some of the highlights on the menu include a beef carving station, sushi, lobster macaroni and cheese and a dessert station. For more information on the Dancing with Tri-Cities Stars event, contact Mike Adler 423-791-1769 or Kim Adler at 423-677-1515. For more information about SteppenStone Academy, call Tom Herington at 423-257-8600. To purchase tickets, call 423-257-7500.