Annie was born and raised in Northwest Indiana with her younger sister and parents in Hammond. After spending some time out of the area chasing the radio dream she has moved back to start a family with her two main men: Jager the mutt and fiance Rob. When she is not on the air Annie enjoys cheering her favorite Chicago sports teams (Da Bears, Da Bulls, And Da Sox), hiking, and exploring new fairs and festivals! (Anything Deep Fried she's in!) Annie cannot wait to share her life with you on air and is excited to be back in the Region doing what she loves!
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PIZZA HUT MANAGER FIRED FOR NOT OPENING ON THANKGIVING
A former manager at an Elkhart, Ind., Pizza Hut trying to give his employees some time off says he was fired for refusing to open the store on Thanksgiving, Tony Rohr, who started out at the pizza chain as a cook before working his way up to general manager, confronted his superiors after being told the store would need to be open on Thanksgiving.
In years past, Rohr said, Pizza Hut stores have been closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas
"Thanksgiving and Christmas are the only two days that they're closed in the whole year and they're the only two days that those people are guaranteed to have off and spend it with their families," he told WSBT.
His bosses told him to tender his resignation, but he wrote a scathing letter instead.
LAURA PREPON THE NEW MRS. CRUISE?
Is Prepon the new Holmes? Not so fast! Rumors that Tom Cruise and Laura Prepon are dating are false, his rep tells Us Weekly. The two actors -- both members of the Church of Scientology -- caused a stir earlier this week when they were spotted having dinner together at The Manor Hotel in Los Angeles. "They see each other at some functions, but they are not dating," an insider tells Us. "He will date again and has been talking with women," the source says.
COULD MACY'S PARADE BE GROUNDED
What is Macy's Parade without a big flying Snoopy? Organizers are keeping an eye on the forecast this morning... if winds exceed 23mph or wind gusts reach 34mph parade balloons are a threat to safety. This has only happened once in the parade's history. The forecast calls for 12-25mph winds with gusts up to 40mph. ***UPDATE: The balloons will fly!!!***