November 2011

Football Greats want to come to your House to Homegate!

Miller Lite Hosts Auction Program With Proceeds to Benefit Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund

CHICAGO – What would make watching football with your friends even better? How about the ultimate Miller Lite “homegating” experience — cheering on your favorite team with a famous football player in your very own living room!

Shopping Academy

Academy Sports + Outdoors teams with Emmitt to provide one lucky couple the shopping experience of a lifetime

By Pete Alfano

Their sleigh was a blue shopping cart. Instead of eight tiny reindeer, it was guided by Emmitt Smith. Before sunrise on a mid-December Sunday morning in North Fort Worth, Smith took a modern-day Santa and Mrs. Claus around the sprawling Academy Sports + Outdoors store in north Fort Worth as they stuffed several shopping carts with gifts ranging from traditional sports equipment to apparel to bikes and scooters.

“This is surreal,” said Dana Thomas of Temple, Texas. “It’s a blessing. And it allows us to bless others.”

Treasure You™ Girlfriend's Retreat: A "Life-Changing" Experience

Sold-out two day event encourages women from across the country to pursue their passion

DALLAS – A middle-aged, high-profile business woman seeking clarity as she navigates her complex lifestyle; a 22-year-old college student longing for mentoring as she completes the daunting journey into adulthood; a stay-at-home mom struggling to find the right note of emotional and spiritual support to provide her financially-strapped, working family of five.