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...
Texas Chainsaw 3D cut its box office competition down to size over the weekend.
The sequel to the 1974 horror classic The Texas Chain Saw Massacre opened in first place, earning an estimated 23 million dollars.
Quentin Tarantino's latest film, Django Unchained, finished the weekend in the second spot, raising 20.1 million dollars. Django Unchained and another Christmas Day release, Les Miserables, which landed in fourth place this weekend, have both made over 100 million dollars to date.
The Hobbit, which had been the number-one movie the previous three weekends, fell to third place, with 17.5 million in ticket sales.
The Matt Damon drama Promised Land debuted in 10th place, collecting just 4.3 million dollars.
Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated ticket sales, according to Hollywood.com:
1. Texas Chainsaw 3D, $23 million.
2. Django Unchained, $20.1 million.
3. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, $17.5 million.
4. Les Miserables, $16.1 million.
5. Parental Guidance, $10.1 million.
6. Jack Reacher, $9.3 million.
7. This Is 40, $8.6 million.
8. Lincoln, $5.3 million.
9. The Guilt Trip, $4.5 million.
10. Promised Land, $4.3 million.