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Hines Ward appears in a mugshot from July 9, 2011, provided by DeKalb County Jail. - Provided courtesy of DeKalb County Jail
07/09/2011

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver and season 12 "Dancing With The Stars" champ, Hines Ward was arrested for DUI in DeKalb County, Georgia early on Saturday morning.

The footballer was booked into DeKalb County Jail around 3:45 a.m. ET and charged with misdemeanor DUI, WSB-TV, the Atlanta-based sister station of KABC Television, the parent company of OnTheRedCarpet.com confirmed. His bond is set at $1,000, according to the Jail's website.

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06/22/2011
Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the season 12 finale on Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show on May 24. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver and season 12 "Dancing With The Stars" champ, Hines Ward, was given an honorary Goodwill Ambassadorship to the Republic of Korea, also known as South Korea, from the Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade on Monday.

The athlete chatted about his honor, as well as his hope to inspire mixed-race children, with WABC Television, the sister station of KABC Television, OnTheRedcarpet.com's parent company.

05/25/2011
Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the season 12 finale on Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show on May 24. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Hines Ward was deemed the winner of the 12th season of "Dancing With The Stars" on Tuesday and the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver says he already knows where he will place his mirror ball trophy.

"It's going right by my Super Bowl MVP trophy," Ward told OnTheRedCarpet.com after the taping of the finale. "It's a great accomplishment."

05/25/2011
Dancing With The Stars winner Hines Ward appears on ABCs Good Morning America on May 25, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC / Donna Svennevik Check out photos of 'Dancing With The Stars' season 12 winner Hines Ward showing off his mirror ball trophy on 'Good Morning America' on May 25, 2011. Finalists Kirstie Alley and Chelsea Kane also appeared on the ABC daytime show.
05/23/2011
See photos of Hines Ward and Kym Johnsons performances throughout Dancing With The Stars season 12. - Provided courtesy of ABC / Adam Taylor

See photos of Hines Ward and Kym Johnson's performances throughout 'Dancing With The Stars' season 12.

05/24/2011
Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the season 12 finale on Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show on May 24. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the season 12 finale on 'Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show' on May 24.
05/24/2011
Photo of the Dancing With The Stars mirror ball trophy on May 24, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC

Check out photos from 'Dancing With The Stars' season 12 finale, featuring Kirstie Alley, Hines Ward and Chelsea Kane.

Who did you root for?

05/23/2011
Kirstie Alley and her partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy appear in a still from Dancing With The Stars which aired on April 23, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC / ABC

Who's going to win on "Dancing With The Stars?" It's anybody's guess! It's kind of nice that this season there hasn't been one clear-cut frontrunner from the beginning (paging Nicole Scherzinger). Kirstie Alley, Chelsea Kane, and Hines Ward all have their strengths and all three showcase their talent in a big way for part one of the finals.

Each of the three couples took the dance floor twice: once with a "judge's choice" dance, and again with the fan favorite freestyle! Here's the scoring breakdown, from highest to lowest. SPOILER ALERT!

05/23/2011
Hines Ward and his partner Kym Johnson perform their freestyle on Dancing With The Stars on May 23, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Check out photos from 'Dancing With The Stars' season 12 week 10, featuring Kirstie Alley, Hines Ward and Chelsea Kane.

Who are you rooting for?

05/23/2011
Hines Ward and his partner Kym Johnson talk week 10 of Dancing With The Stars, on May 23, 2011. Hines Ward and his partner Kym Johnson talk week 10 of 'Dancing With The Stars,' on May 23, 2011.
05/16/2011
Chelsea Kane and her partner Mark Ballas appear in a still from Dancing With The Stars which aired on April 16, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC

Check out photos from 'Dancing With The Stars' season 12 week 9, featuring Kirstie Alley, Ralph Macchio, Hines Ward and Chelsea Kane.

Who are you rooting for?

05/17/2011
Hines Ward speaks after the eighth elimination on Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show on May 17. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Hines Ward speaks after the eighth elimination on 'Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show' on May 17.
05/17/2011
Grammy Award-winning singer Stevie Nicks performed two songs, Landslide, accompanied by Tony and Cheryl on the dance floor, and her new single Secret Love. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

See photos of performances by Stevie Nicks, Pitbull, Neyo and the elimination reactions from Kirstie Alley, Ralph Macchio, Hines Ward, Chelsea Kane and Romeo on 'Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show' on May 17, 2011.

05/16/2011
Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after week 9 of season 12 of Dancing With The Stars, on May 16, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Hines Ward's partner Kym Johnson returned to "Dancing With The Stars" on Monday night's show just days after suffering a neck injury that landed her in the hospital.

Backstage, the dancer told OnTheRedCarpet.com that she was wearing her neck brace from the accident on Friday up until the moment she hit the stage to perform and Ward iced his partner's neck as he talked about how hard it was to see the fateful moment where he fell on his partner in slow motion.

05/16/2011
Hines Ward talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after week 9 of season 12 of Dancing With The Stars, on May 16, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Hines Ward talks about his 'Dancing With The Stars' partner's brush with death.
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