Congratulations go out to Joe Nichols and his wife as they just announced to People.com that they are expecting their first child together.  The happy couple tells People exclusively, “After trying to have a baby for so long, we are thrilled to announce that I am pregnant,” Heather says. Adds Joe, “I have to give all the credit to my wife — she has been a trooper through all of this, and I am so happy.”

Joe & Heather were married in September of 2007.  To read the full article, please click HERE.