Dixie Carter issued the following tweet today, acknowledging the passing of actress Dixie Carter. Carter noted: Condolences to the family of actress Dixie Carter. I was a big fan and I loved sharing a name with you. She also tweeted: Happy Birthday to da Pope! He is such a great guy. It's going to be a big year for him. Love that beautiful smile....

Reports from the ongoing SHIMMER tapings in Berwyn, IL say that Madison Eagles has defeated MsChif to become the new SHIMMER champion. She will be the third champion in the promotion's history.

Maria's new CD hits iTunes on Wednesday April 13.

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