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"Fishin With Dixie" wins Emmy

Tytan creates just won an Emmy for their regional television show called "Fishin' with Dixie".

Donnie Fears, native of Burnside Island, and his Great Dane, Dixie, won the Southeast Emmy for "Best Lifestyle Television Broadcast".

"The reason I believe this show was going to be different than what was out there is because for one thing the relationship between me and the dog. I've had dogs before, but I've never had a dog like this; just it's a rare thing. The show, it brings in so many aspects, we weren't looking to do just a fishing show," said Donnie Fears, Host of "Fishin' with Dixie".

Donnie says Dixie has become quite a celebrity since the start of the show. Everyone wants to meet the Great Dane.

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