SARA EVANS DROPS OUT OF DANCING WITH THE STARS

Published on: October 13, 2006
SARA EVANS DROPS OUT OF DANCING WITH THE STARS

Country singer Sara Evans has quit of Dancing With the Stars. Evans also announced she was filing for divorce from her husband, Craig Schelske, according her reps at Sony BMG Music Entertainment. "Recent events that shed light on the status of her marriage prompted Ms. Evans to make the filing," a statement said. Evans decided she needed to leave the TV show "to give her family her full attention at this difficult time. Ms. Evans hopes that her fans and TV viewers who've supported her in recent weeks and throughout her music career will respect and understand her need for privacy in the face of these recent events."