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  1. JR Martinez gives motivational speech: What's BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cleveland.com

    MEDINA, Ohio: My life has been crazy busy during the last couple of weeks. I'm not complaining; the events I've attended have been well worth my time; but now I'm ready for a quiet, reflective period when I can read a book or take a nap.

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  2. Behavioral Program Paying Dividends At Brainerd High; East Hamilton...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Thurman said, "It was amazing to watch these individuals work so hard and so diligently to save his life." J.R. Martinez, a Dalton native and champion of Dancing with the Stars, talked with Eastside Elementary fifth-graders Thursday about the ...

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  3. Hometown Dancing With The Stars Champion Talks About Overcoming ChallengesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... while several brave students shared their own challenges and helped them understand they are not alone. J.R. Martinez, a Dalton native and champion of Dancing with the Stars, talked with Eastside Elementary fifth-graders Thursday about the ...

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  4. Karina Smirnoff injured in 'Dancing with the Stars' rehearsalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | NJ.com

    Karina Smirnoff was injured Sunday during rehearsals for "Dancing with the Stars" and will be sitting out tonight's episode. "So sad I'm not able to perform tonight on the show.

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  5. J.R. Martinez shares story of hope with One Book, One Community audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Cleveland.com

    U.S. Army Veteran J.R. Martinez used humor, heart and hope to share his story with about 400 people at Medina High School's Performing Arts Center last night. Martinez, who was severely burned during the war in Iraq, is an actor, best-selling author, motivational speaker and Dancing with the Stars champion.

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  6. Karina Smirnoff's DWTS Blog: 'I Have No Regrets'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | People

    Karina Smirnoff is a former Dancing with the Stars champion, having won the coveted mirror-ball trophy in Season 13 with J.R. Martinez. The pro dancer is now in her 16th season on the show, and will be blogging for PEOPLE about competing with actor and retired mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture for Season 19. We're sad we got eliminated because we were really looking forward to this week's contemporary dance.

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  7. Karina Smirnoff hints that her 'DWTS' days could be doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Examiner.com

    ... has been a cast member on "Dancing With the Stars" since Season 3, winning her lone mirrorball trophy with J.R. Martinez in Season 13. Last season Smirnoff and partner Sean Avery were eliminated from the competition in a surprise double elimination ...

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  8. Is Karina Smirnoff following Maksim Chmerkovskiy out the 'DWTS' doors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Is Karina Smirnoff the next long-time and fan favorite pro on " Dancing with the Stars " to leave? On Wednesday, October 1, Karina sure made it sound as if she's leaving for bigger and better things when she posted a very long letter on her Facebook page that reflected on her journey on the show. Karina's letter thanked her fans for all their support over their years.

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  9. a Dancing with the Starsa winner J.R. Martinez to visit ISURead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | The Daily Vidette

    J.R. Martinez, army veteran, speaker, actor and author will visit Illinois State Monday, Oct. 27 at the Brown Ballroom in the Bone Student Center. Martinez will headline the Latino Cultural Dinner and present "The Unique Story of Latino Veterans: How We Can Face Adversity with Optimism and Resilience " at 5 p.m. In honor of his Salvadorian heritage, there will be elements of Salvadorian music and cuisine.

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  10. October kicks off Latino/a Heritage MonthRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | The Daily Vidette

    ... songs from their new album "The Town and The City." The Latino/a Heritage Month will end with guest speaker J.R. Martinez , "Dancing with the Stars" winner and U.S. veteran. This cultural dinner will take place at 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27 in the Brown ...

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  11. Karina Smirnoff's DWTS Blog: We're Taking No Chances on the Paso DobleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | People

    Karina Smirnoff is a former Dancing with the Stars champion, having won the coveted mirror-ball trophy in season 13 with J.R. Martinez. The pro dancer is now in her 16th season on the show and will be blogging for PEOPLE about competing with actor and retired mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture for season 19. There were a few things that didn't go according to plan in Week 2. We loved the song choice, " Satisfaction," but the Otis Redding version took some of the edge needed for cha-cha away.

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  12. Celebrities visiting Long Island schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Newsday

    ... to get a taste of what it's like to be a teacher on Friday, March 14, 2014. "Dancing with the Stars" champ J.R. Martinez with fifth-grader Michael Consenza on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. The Iraq War veteran visited the Henry Viscardi School in ...

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  13. Karina Smirnoff's DWTS Blog: Our Cha-Cha This Week Is 'Playful, Flirtatious and Sexy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | People

    Karina Smirnoff is a former Dancing with the Stars champion, having won the coveted mirror-ball trophy in season 13 with J.R. Martinez. The pro dancer is now in her 16th season on the show, and will be blogging for PEOPLE about competing with actor and retired mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture for season 19. It was a very interesting premiere night.

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  14. Karina Smirnoff's DWTS Blog: Our Cha-Cha This Week Is 'Playful, Flirtatious and Sexy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | People

    Karina Smirnoff is a former Dancing with the Stars champion, having won the coveted mirror-ball trophy in season 13 with J.R. Martinez. The pro dancer is now in her 16th season on the show, and will be blogging for PEOPLE about competing with actor and retired mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture for season 19. It was a very interesting premiere night.

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  15. DWTS 19: Introducing Randy Couture & Karina SmirnoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... season 12, third with Jacoby Jones during season 16, second with Corbin Bleu during season 17 and first with J.R. Martinez during season 13. Season 19 begins with a two-hour two-day season premiere tonight, Monday, Sept. 15 (8 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET) . ...

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  16. Karina Smirnoff's DTWS Blog: 'This Season Will Be Very Surprising'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | People

    Karina Smirnoff is a former Dancing with the Stars champion, having won the coveted mirror-ball trophy in season 13 with J.R. Martinez. The pro dancer is now in her 16th season on the show, and will be blogging for PEOPLE about competing with actor and retired mixed martial arts fighter Randy Couture for season 19. Preparations for this week have been going amazingly.

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  17. 'Legendary' Dr. Jane Goodall to speak at Mizzou ArenaRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Maneater

    ... The Speakers Committee will also be hosting many more speakers this semester, such as actress Laverne Cox and J.R. Martinez.

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  18. BVHS Renaissance travels to conferenceRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... from other Renaissance programs, technology, leadership and more. During the opening session, guest speaker J.R. Martinez spoke about his childhood, service in the military, being injured in Iraq, recovering from his injury and becoming an actor, ...

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  19. Medina County sixth-graders start school year on note of WonderRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... activities related to the book and to practicing kindness. For a full listing, visit www.mcdl.info/OneBook . J.R. Martinez , a U.S. Army veteran and Dancing with the Stars champion, will speak at 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Medina Performing Arts Center ...

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  20. Celebrity Drive: Actor and Veteran J.R. MartinezWho Can Parallel Park a 32-Foot RV? This GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Motor Trend

    Quick Stats: J.R. Martinez, actor, author, motivational speaker Daily driver: 2012 Jaguar XJ Other cars: see below Favorite road trip: to Montana Car he learned to drive in: 1980s Ford Escort First car bought: 1996 Nissan Maxima The last few years have been a whirlwind for J.R. Martinez.

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