As the old saying goes, "it ain't over till the fat lady has sung" and she has done so because the totals are in. The West Texas Rehab Center's telethon and auction raised, $1,202,646. This is not the all-time high for the Rehab center, in fact last year's telethon was, when the Rehab center raised just over 1.33 million dollars. This year's total is the fourth highest in the history of
This years West Texas Rehabilitation Center's telethon auction is said to the be one of the largest, because of the sheer number of items that were donated for the auction. According to Dan Huggins the director of donor relations for the Rehab Center, the total number of items donated thus far are 480 and the number continues to grow even as the telethon starts airing. The total for the items dona
Martina McBride has been instrumental in helping raise money for her favorite cause, the Nashville YWCA. For the last 16 years she has hosted the "Celebrity Auction" that this year brought in over $153,000, a 50% increase over last year’s total. The dress she wore at the Grand Ole Opry re-opening following the Nashville floods is the single highest grossing item that brought in the highe
Oklahoman and country music super-star Toby Keith just completed his 8th annual Toby Keith and Friends Golf Classic. According to the press release Toby and Friends raised more than $650,000. All monies raised go directly to the construction fund of the OK Kids Korral, a special home for children undergoing treatment for cancer. The Kids Korral is to be built in Oklahoma City. Toby Keith's foundat
J.R. Ewing is back and this time he is in a reality TV show that put's Larry Hagman, auctioning off "his personal belongings." To fans of the show, seeing J.R. ridding himself of the Dallas wealth is heartbreaking, however to most of the other Dallas fans nothing would be better than seeing J.R. suffer and struggle. Here's a list of some of the items up for bids.