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2012 Dance for Kids' Sake

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    Professionals Billy Joe, Sherri and Jenna Brown from Dance Magic donated lessons to prepare eight community members for the inaugural Dance for Kids' Sake benefiting Big Brothers/Big Sisters of South Central Ohio. The sold out event is November 3rd in the Chillicothe Elk's Lodge. However, you can watch the show live on Time Warner's Local Access Channel 24 and the live web stream at www.chillicothegazette.com.
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    The Camera used for interviews following the dancers' performances. The broadcast is being produced by UpClose Advertising.
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    Cherie Catron sits behind the controls while the Gazette's Frank Robertson prepares for the web stream.
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    Rick Barnes readies another side view camera.
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    Some of the dancers and workers discuss plans.
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    Zumba instructor Deb Adkins had t-shirts promoting her campaign for supprt.
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    Dancers will be interviewed on camera by Julie DeCamp. She and Dance Magic's Billy Joe Brown talk formatting the show with UpClose Advertising's Deb Main.
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    The Elks stage which will feature the judges panel and the Horizon phone bank which will accept votes from viewers pledging support for their favorite dancer.
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    Big Brothers/Big Sisters of South Central Ohio's Karen McDonald Meyers explaining the run through for volunteers.
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    The tattooed arm of Dr. Richard Villareal. Don't worry patients, it's merely a tattooed sleeve.
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    Chillicothe Mayor Jack Everson was keeping his custom made shirt a secret behind a humorously designed t-shirt.
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    Christina Everson, Emily Schmidt, Jack Everson, Deb Adkins and Cari Steinbrook before they take the floor.
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    Dance Magic's Billy Joe Brown and Emily Schmidt getting ready to take the rehearsal floor first.
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    Miz Deb and Cari Steinbrook striking a pose.
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    Steinbrook and Dance Magic's Sherri Brown assist with Christine Everson's dress.
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    Dr. Villareal, Miz Deb and Dance Magic's Jenna Brown.
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    Chillicothe's First Lady Christine Everson's Tango with Billy Joe Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dr. Villareal and Jenna Brown in a Hustle. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Miz Deb and Billy Joe Brown's Cha-Cha. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Zion Baptist's Rev. J. Troy Gray and Sherri Brown in a Salsa. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Polished Comfort's Cari Steinbrook with Billy Joe Brown in the Jive. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Mayor Jack Everson and Sherri Brown in their Samba. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    WBEX's Dan Ramey and Sherri Brown in the East Coast Swing. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The Chamber's Emily Schmidt and Bill Joe in the Bolero/Salsa. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dance Magic's Sherri Brown displays her zombie look for a group dance to Michael Jackson's "Thriller". Remember, the show is sold out, but you can watch the show live on Time Warner's Local Access Channel 24 and the live web stream at www.chillicothegazette.com.
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    Night of the show! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Lori Graves, local comedian and celebrity judge. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Former WBEX Salesman Todd Ramsey as Master of Ceremonies, with judges Mike Throne and Staci Shanton. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Julie DeCamp was on hand to interview the dancers. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The pros from Dance Magic (740-772-1220) of Chillicothe, Sherri Brown, Billy Joe Brown and Jenna Brown. Dance Magic donated 20 hours of lessons per celebrity dancer to train them for the night's performances. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Ross-Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce's Emily Schmidt took the floor first with Billy Joe Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    A pin up pose! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    WBEX Morning Man and Voice of the Chillicothe Cavaliers was the first male contestant with Sherri Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Brown and Ramey danced the East Coast Swing to "Lollipop". Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dan, hitchin' a ride. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Through the tunnel turns! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The sit-drop. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And the big finish! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The First Lady of Chillicothe, Christine Everson in a Tango with Billy Joe Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Mrs. Everson, quite elegant. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And all smiles! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dr. Richard Villareal takes the floor in leather and chains. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dancing with Jenna Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dance for Kids' Sake was Jenna Browns pro-debut! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Miz Deb Adkins, Zumba instructor and Cha-Cha specialist with Billy Joe! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The "Miz Debians" raised the most money, helping Adkins claim the Children's Champion Award! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The grueling post dance interviews... grueling because the dancers were catching their breath! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Rev. J. Troy Gray readies for his Samba with Sherri Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Unbeknownst to the audience, Pastor Gray admitted he'd forgotten his routine! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And he improvised truly on the fly... taking Sherri for a ride to finish out the music! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Cari Steinbrook heated up the floor with a Jive and Billy Joe. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Steinbrook's costume, provided by She Said Yes Bridal took Best Costume. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Acknowledging the audience's approval! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Chillicothe Mayor Jack Everson shaved his chest for this Salsa with Sherri Brown. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    The Mayor looks stately, even in hot pink! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Perhaps Everson has eyes on one day becoming Mayor of Rio? Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Billy Joe danced exhibitions with his students between intermissions. Here with, Chillicothe High School teacher Karen Houtz. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And Barb Litzinger. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And Sheila Blue. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    And Jan Fortney. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Also available at Dance Magic, bellydancing with instructor Najia. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Before the finalists were announce, the Dance Magic dance troop danced to Michael Jackson's "Thriller". Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Miz Deb all tears in telling of her aunt who was her Big Sister while growing up. Adkins raised the most money and was selected Children's Champion!
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    Dr. Villareal's Hustle with Jenna Brown was the Judge's choice Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    ... displayed with perfect approval. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Chilllicothe's First Couple awaits an announcement from BB/BS Executive Director Karen McDonald Meyers. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Finalist Troy Gray reacts to hearing a tally of nearly $50,000 was raised by the dancers! Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/
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    Dan Ramey congratulates McDonald Meyers on the successful night of fundraising. Photo by Dana Cousins wbex.com Purchase photos at http://allthingsarepossiblephotog.com/