East Texan Trey Jackson gets ‘golden ticket’ on ‘American Idol’

East Texan Trey Jackson gets ‘golden ticket’ on ‘American Idol’
Another East Texan is headed to Hollywood. Malakoff’s Trey Jackson received a golden ticket and will move on to the next round of competition on ABC’s “American Idol.” (Source: ABC via Trey Jackson)

MALAKOFF, TX (KLTV) - Another East Texan is headed to Hollywood.

Malakoff’s Trey Jackson received a golden ticket and will move on to the next round of competition on ABC’s “American Idol.”

Jackson announced the news Tuesday via Facebook.

“Soooooooo.... #TreyWayFans remember that surprise I told you I was holding to tell.....👀🤪‼️😌 well ya boyyyyyy going to Hollywood!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I got the GOLDEN TICKET,” Jackson wrote.

Jackson participated in KLTV/KTRE’s East Texas Idol on Aug. 31, coming in second place. He earned himself a pass to the Shreveport competition.

He joins Mabank’s Riley Thompson, Tyler’s Vivian Villapudua and Livingston’s Laci Kaye Booth in the competition. All three also received golden tickets.

Soooooooo.... #TreyWayFans remember that surprise I told you I was holding to tell.....👀🤪‼️😌 well ya boyyyyyy going to...

Posted by Trey Jackson on Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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