Jimmy Elliott Bio:
Birthday: October 4
A 34+ year veteran of the world of radio, Jimmy has been with WOVK since 1993, and has been Program Director & Music Director of the station since the Summer of 1997... Born and raised in Wheeling, Jimmy got his start in Radio in 1978 at legendary local Top 40 station 14WK. Over the years, he has worked for literally every radio station in the Upper Ohio Valley at one time or another, plus outside of the Ohio Valley, for several different Pittsburgh stations over the years, plus stations in Dallas, TX and in the Florida Keys. Jimmy also spent several years as Director of Marketing & Licensing for an international comic-book publishing company in the early '90s...
Steve Crow Bio:
Birthday: January 26
The "Radio Bug" bit Steve back in 1976. Since then, he has been a reporter, copywriter, news anchor, disc jockey, and sportscaster for a number of Ohio Valley radio Stations, and has played everything from Country, Rock and Roll, Oldies, and now back to Country. Steve joined the staff of WOVK in Feb 2001, and joined Morning Madness in January of 2002... A self proclaimed "Golf Nut", Steve is also the mild-mannered Manager of Kurtz Monument Company in Wheeling, and a licensed Life Insurance Agent. A life-long resident of the Ohio Valley, Steve has somehow managed to stay married for three decades to his long suffering and saintly wife, Becky. They are the proud parents of two daughters, Jeannette and Emily, and grandparents of Gracie, who is Pap-Pap's bestest pal and the Greatest Gift he ever received...
Here's a look at the new movies opening Friday:
* Texas Chainsaw 3D -- In this follow-up to the 1974 film The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, a young woman inherits a Texas estate, then visits the property, where her life becomes endangered. Alexandra Daddario, Scott Eastwood and Trey Songz star. Rated R.
* Promised Land -- Matt Damon plays a corporate type who visits a town to secure drilling rights there for his natural gas company, only to face resistance from the locals. John Krasinski, Frances McDormand and Hal Holbrook also star. Rated R.
Debuting in limited release:
* The Impossible -- Based on a true story and set during the Indian Ocean tsunami that struck Southeast Asia in 2004, Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor play a couple who, during a vacation in Thailand with their three sons, are separated by the natural disaster. Rated PG-13.