FortWayne.com
 
  Text size  Increase text sizeDecrease text size      
Last updated: Wed. Nov. 28, 2012 - 09:58 am EDT

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

Rycroft claims ‘Dancing’ trophy

PHOTOS
 
Click on image to view.

LOS ANGELES — She was dissed on “The Bachelor” and came in third place during her first stint on “Dancing With the Stars,” but Melissa Rycroft is now officially a winner.

The reality TV star and her professional dance partner, Tony Dovolani, were named the champions Tuesday on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars: All Stars.”

The pair beat out fellow finalists (and former champs) actress Kelly Monaco and Olympian Shawn Johnson to claim the sparkly mirror-ball trophy.

Besides Rycroft, Monaco and Johnson, the season’s cast featured returning stars Pamela Anderson, Sabrina Bryan, Kirstie Alley, Gilles Marini, Joey Fatone, Drew Lachey, Helio Castroneves, Bristol Palin, Apolo Anton Ohno and Emmitt Smith.


Associated Press


Thursday
Thursday
High 22 °F
Low -2 °F
19 °F
Mostly Cloudy
Sponsored by Masters Heating & Cooling, Inc.
LOCAL BUSINESS SEARCH
Local Search
STOCK SUMMARY
Dow 18122.7925.89
Nasdaq 4979.9112.77
S&P 500 2100.23+1.70
AEP 57.339+0.759
Comcast 60.25-0.18
GE 25.675+0.015
ITT Exelis 24.085-0.015
LNC 58.36+0.33
Navistar 29.40+0.67
Raytheon 106.78+0.01
SDI 18.76+0.31
Verizon 48.9899-0.0801
  Stock Sponsor