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Troy Hughes

Troy Hughes, FAN For 20 years, Troy Hughes has lived and breathed radio.

At the age of 15, Troy started doing weekends at his hometown radio station, Texas 99.1 KNES.

While attending Texas A&M University, he served as the #1 rated night jock in Bryan-College Station on The Rock Station KTSR 92 under the name “Tommy Sledge.” In 1999, Troy made his way to Top 40 radio powerhouse, 106.1 KISS-FM, where he was named in a list of “Ones To Watch” by Billboard Magazine. After only 1 year, Troy was offered a job on the nationally syndicated show Kidd Kraddick In the Morning; serving as the program’s Imaging Director/On-Air Personality for the next 7 years and for their 70+ markets.

In 2007, Troy left KKITM to take a position with CBS Radio Dallas and in 2009 started working as a Producer for 105.3 THE FAN. Today, Troy is the Producer/On-Air Personality for New School with Shan and RJ and plays an active on-air role with various segments including “What’s Trending in DFW,” “Yo! Roger Raps!,” “Man Card Court” and “Houston Sucks.”

Whatever time he’s NOT devoting to radio, Troy spends it with his wife, Cindy, their children, Hunter, Avyn, and Harper.

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Billy Ray Cyrus Releases Hip-Hop Version Of ‘Achy Breaky Heart’

As heard this morning in What’s Trending In DFW! Billy Ray Cyrus is back with an oldie, but a goodie that is a BADie!!! It’s “Achy Breaky 2″


Shan, RJ and Troy of New School host a beer tasting contest (Photo Roy White, 105.3 The Fan)

Big Balls Buford Joins New School

New School’s controversial contributor Big Balls Buford chimed in on a number of hot topics this morning.


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Globe Life Park’s New Theme Song

The Ballpark in Arlington has a new name — but what about a new theme song??? Thursday morning on New School, Troy recorded A song for the newly named ballpark in Arlington.


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Globe Life Park…It Could’ve Been Worse, Rangers Fans

Globe Life Park … Globe Life Park … Globe Life Park. Just let it marinate into your cerebral cortex all while trying to penetrate remnants of dollar dogs and Blue Bell ice cream.


Musician Sammy Hagar performs during the Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert to benefit United Way of Central Oklahoma May Tornadoes Relief Fund at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on July 6, 2013 in Norman, Oklahoma. (credit: Jackson Laizure/Getty Images for Shock Ink)

The Fan Sings “I Can’t Drive 55″

Last Friday, The Fan and CBS Radio Dallas celebrated the 55th birthday of Brian Purdy, senior vice president and market manager of CBS Radio Dallas. Shan, RJ, Ben and Skin decided to have a little fun.


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WWE Star Roman Reigns Joins Troy Hughes

Roman Reigns, a member of The Shield who will participate in Sunday’s annual Royal Rumble, joined Troy Hughes to discuss his WWE lifestyle.


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Yo! Roger Raps! With Tiki Barber

Roger Emrich is joined by special guest Tiki Barber for an EPIC Yo! Roger Raps! Listen in as Roger and Tiki recreate a 90′s classic…The ‘Fresh Prince’ theme song!


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Troy Sings Goodbye To Johnny Manziel

It’s an emotional day for Troy Hughes and all Aggies’ fans, as QB Johnny Manziel has officially declared for the NFL Draft. Troy pays tribute to his hero and sings goodbye to Johnny Football…


Quarterback Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys walks off the field after losing 37-36 to the Green Bay Packers during a game at AT&T Stadium on December 15, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Parody: “We Just Wanna See The Cowboys Win”

After an unthinkable Cowboys loss to the Packers on Sunday, Troy decided to poor his heart and soul out through song.


Halloween Candy with a Pumpkin

Troy Ate His Daughter’s Candy

Jimmy Kimmel has gotten parents to pull the ultimate Halloween trick, telling their children they ate all the Halloween candy. Troy decided to pull the evil prank on his 4 year-old daughter.


Arizona Cardinals Training Camp

Blog: Bullying Complaint Filed Against Aledo Is Clear Case Of Bad Parenting

I am also a father of three young children. I have already made great strides in self-education and awareness in order to combat all obstacles they may face and to teach them the good and bad side of humanity … which leads me back to the word ‘bullying’



Man Card Court: Fruit-Scented Body Spray?

It’s another addition of Man Card Court. Can a man wear fruit-scented body spray? Spaghetti squash and toofu noodles…really Shan?