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JJ Watt Named SI’s 2017 Sportsperson of the Year During “The Tonight Show” After Raising $39 Million for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Unfortunately, for JJ Watt and the Houston Texans, this will be a season they would both like to forget, as Watt suffered a gruesome, season-ending injury just 5 weeks into the season. And though they may forget that his on-field accomplishments weren’t much, the city of Houston will never forget his off-the-field triumphs in the … Read more

Seating Chart and Guide to Almost Every Celebrity Working the Phones During ‘Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Relief’

Aside from raising millions of dollars for Hurricane Harvey and Irma victims, Hand In Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief featured celebrities from across the nation (and a couple of Canadians). Some, put on masterful performances, some told victim stories and others worked the phones taking donations from viewers. The seating arrangements had to have … Read more

[Watch] George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen Close Out Hand-in-Hand Benefit with “Texas”

Texans love Texas. They also love other Texans. Which is why George Strait was happy to play his part in the Hand-In-Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief. Strait’s all-star jam took place at the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio, with Matthew McConaughey introduced the famous Texans– George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl … Read more

No One Is More Proud Of JJ Watt Than His Great Grandmother (and The Entire City of Houston)

JJ Watt is the heart and soul of the Houston Texans. He is one of the best defensive players in the NFL. He has raised over $30 million for Hurricane Harvey relief. His entire city claims to love and feel pride for him. But not even an entire stadium of roaring fans can hold a … Read more

Non-Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Have Been Married 75 Years Will Force Winds of Love

In July, Harvey Schluter turned 104-years-old. His bride, Irma will turn 93 in November. The couple, who happen to bear the names of two of the biggest hurricanes to hit the U.S. in decades, have been married for 75 years. The couple met in Washington in the 194os and were married in 1942. They briefly … Read more

Dustin Lynch Inspired to Host Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Victims After Emotional Shelter Visit

Add Dustin Lynch to the growing list of country stars doing their part to help out the victims of Hurricane Harvey— the storm that devastated Houston and it’s surrounding areas. The “Seein’ Red” singer has announced that he will host a benefit concert in Dallas on Sept. 12 in support of the rescue and recovery … Read more

George Strait, Miranda Lambert and Chris Stapleton to Appear on Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon on Sept. 12

Country stars have come out in droves to help those suffering from the effects of Hurricane Harvey and George Strait is no exception. The King of Country music has announced he will be part of the star-studded telethon, Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief. For his part, George and his Ace in … Read more

Jimmy Fallon Donated $1 Million to J.J. Watt’s Harvey Relief Fund and Invited a Houston Gospel Choir to Sing “Lean On Me” (We Cried)

Jimmy Fallon, like a lot of us, watched the news last week and was deeply affected by what he saw after Hurricane Harvey ravaged South Texas. But, he was also inspired, especially by Houston Texan J.J. Watt. Fallon returned to “The Tonight Show,” to announce his hefty donation with a lot of pizazz, “Last week … Read more

Locals Band Together To Help The Animals Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey has destroyed homes and displaced families across the southern coast of Texas. Officials expect the high waters to remain high over the next week as flood waters drain through the streets. The 24-hour news cycle is covering everything how humans are weathering the storm, but what happens to the native animals in storms … Read more