Big Brothers Big Sisters announces star-studded lineup for this year’s Dancing For the Stars!


James and Tracie Thurman are among seven couples competing in this year's Dancing For the Stars.

By SARA VANDEN BERGE


Calling it a “God thing,” Sarah Weaver said she is thrilled with this year’s lineup of Dancing For the Stars.


The executive director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erath County said the seven couples competing in this year’s event are exceptional.

“I am thrilled with this year’s lineup,” Sarah told Beneath the Surface News. “These couples are so much fun!”


Dancing For the Stars is the biggest fundraiser of the year for BBBS.


The couples signed contracts on Friday, signaling the start of ticket sales.

DRUM ROLL PLEASE…


The seven couples competing in this year’s event at Lone Star Arena on Nov. 3 include:


James and Tracie Thurman


Mike and Micah Rudd


Bryan and Cassie Tarvin

Blessed and Sarah Matai


Michael and Stephanie Beach


Paul and Halen Ellington


Autumn Hall and Justin Johnson.

You can help your favorite couple win by contacting them directly to purchase tickets and tables.


Brittney Thurman and other instructors with Studio 6:14 Dance and Performing Arts will train this year’s dance teams.