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Source: Melissa Rycroft Engaged



    Source: Melissa Rycroft Engaged

    Melissa Rycroft has a new job – and now, she's got a new title: fiancee.

    The former "Dancing With the Stars" and "Bachelor" beauty is engaged, Access Hollywood has learned.

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    Melissa's boyfriend, Tye Strickland, popped the question over the weekend at Dallas restaurant Cretia's, a source told Access.

    Last week, Melissa made her debut on ABC's "Good Morning America." As previously reported on, Melissa joined the morning program as a "special contributor" for the summer who was expected to do "maybe eight or 10 pieces."

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    Before "GMA" could announce their newest addition, Melissa couldn't contain her excitement on her Twitter page.

    "Guess who just got a job with Good Morning America??? WHAT?!?" she wrote on June 17.

    Melissa made her reality TV debut in 2006 on CMT's "Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making The Team." She later joined the cast of "The Bachelor," where she was infamously scorned by Jason Mesnick on national TV for another woman.

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    In 2009, she replaced Access Hollywood's Nancy O'Dell on "Dancing With the Stars" after Nancy withdrew due to a knee injury. Melissa finished third behind Gilles Marini and eventual champ Shawn Johnson.

    During her run on "Dancing," Tye was a fixture in the audience cheering her on.

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