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12/10/06-Lindale

Proud Of East Texas: Casey Rivers

2006 has been a banner year for Lindale's Casey Rivers, after winning first runner-up honors in the "Nashville Star" competition. The year has been a whirlwind for Casey traveling with the Nashville Star Review, signing with the prestigeous William Morris Agency and making personal appearances.

Casey began singing when he was only three. Appearances on the Johnny High Country Music Review and Grapevine Opry helped him polish his craft.

Casey tried out for Nashville Star three times before making it to the finals where he placed second.

Although Casey's career demands he live near Nashville, He says "home" will always be East Texas".

Joan Hallmark, Reporting.  joanhallmark@kltv.com

 

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