June Shannon is the mother of six-year old Alana Thompson. She is the matriarch of the family at the center of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.
June Shannon: A Mad Dentist Tricked, Tortured, and Extorted Me!
In recent months, many aspects of Mama June Shannon's life have gotten back on track.
She has a home, she's back on television, she reunited with family despite a lot of tension.
June Shannon Reunites with Anna Cardwell, Entire Family After Years of Estrangement
During Mama June Shannon's downward spiral, she did more than just lose all of her money.
The reality TV star became estranged from many of her family members.
Mike Thompson Wants to Move In With Daughter Alana: WTF?!
Last week on Mama June: Road to Redemption, viewers saw Lauryn Shannon confront Geno Doak.
She and Alana have gone to Florida to visit their estranged mother and her boyfriend.
June Shannon's Daughter to Geno Doak: You Helped Ruin Our Life!
One confrontation down.
One to go.
Lauryn Shannon: I Can't Get a Job Because Mama June Smokes Crack!
Reality stardom can be a cruel mistress.
It can bring fame and fortune beyond one's wildest dreams, but in most cases, the well dries up eventually, leaving the stars to scramble for "real world" employment.
Honey Boo Boo Confronts Mama June, Bawls and Asks: Where Have You Been?!?
Things are about to get very real on Mama June: Road to Redemption.
Really exploitive and uncomfortable and morally repugnant?
Alana Thompson to June Shannon: I Was Afraid You Were Gonna DIE!
Alana Thompson Cries at Mama June Shannon: I Was Afraid You'd DIE!
Lauryn Shannon Slams June: She Spent a Million on Crack and DESTROYED Our Family!
Mama June: Road To Redemption is an aspirational title. Actual redemption can be hard to achieve.
June Shannon has spoken to numerous outlets, sharing that she spent an estimated $900k on drugs in just one year.
June Shannon Net Worth: What Happened to All Her Money?
It was almost 9 years ago that Here Comes Honey Boo Boo first premiered.
June Shannon and her daughter Alana Thompson were already famous by that point through Toddlers and Tiaras.
June Shannon Reveals Alarming Health Diagnosis, Says She Could Die Within Months
Reality star and surprisingly enduring pop cultural phenomenon June Shannon dropped a gigantic bombshell on Friday night.
Potentially a life-altering bombshell.
Lauryn, June Shannon Defend Alana Thompson: Don't Call Her Trashy!
For more than two years now, Lauryn Shannon has raised her sister Alana Thompson during their mother's crisis.
It's not easy to be a world-famous teenager while your mother drops a cool million on crack then goes to rehab.
June Shannon: If I Do Crack Again, I'll Get Fired!
After her catastrophic downward spiral, Mama June Shannon had spent nearly $1 million on drugs in just one year.
She is now rebuilding her life, and doesn't want any part of that to happen again.
June Shannon: I Gained 60 Pounds of Healthy COVID Weight!
June Shannon: Geno and I Spent $1 Million on Drugs in Just One Year!
June Shannon: OMG, I May Never See My Kids Again!
June Shannon says she is clean, sober and fully on the wagon.
This is incredible news and even inspiring news if true, but it does still beg a very important question when it comes to the veteran reality star:
June Shannon: I've Changed! I Swear! Now Watch My Show!
June Shannon and Geno Doak Celebrate One YEAR of Sobriety!
It has been remarkable to watch Mama June Shannon and Geno Doak turn their lives around.
They have been rebuilding their lives and working on getting hot again after their 2019 downward spiral.
Alana Thompson to Mama June: Your Drug Addiction Is Ruining My Life!
Usually, the return of a popular reality show is cause for excitement.
But every time a new season of Mama June: From Not to Hot is at hand, we get more than a little anxious.
June Shannon: Geno and I Are Getting HOT Again!
Mama June Shannon is putting her life back together piece by piece, and she even has a home again.
Now, boyfriend Geno Doak is embarking upon his weight loss journey ... and June is helping him through it.
June Shannon: I Was So High I Forgot I Even Had Daughters!
Mama June Shannon has not rebuilt her former modest fortune, but she once again has a car, a home of her own, and her sobriety.
In a tell all interview, she is revealing in detail how she first came to use drugs and how that spiraled out of control, and all of the things that she sold before getting sober.
June Shannon: I'm Not Homeless Anymore!!!
Now, she has reached another major milestone: she now has a home to call her own.
June Shannon: Here's the REAL Reason I Got a $55k Makeover
But why was this "tune up" such a big priority when her 2019 drug binge left her life and health in such shambles?