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...
It was a monster weekend for movie theaters across the country.
Disney-Pixar's animated prequel Monsters University premiered in first place, earning an estimated 82 million dollars. It is the 14th consecutive Pixar release to debut at number one.
Brad Pitt's thriller World War Z also opened over the weekend with a bang. It finished in second place, with 66 million dollars. The total represents Pitt's best opening weekend ever.
Last week's top movie, the Superman flick Man of Steel, fell to the third spot, raising 41.2 million dollars. It has now made more than 200 million bucks at the domestic box office to date.
The Bling Ring, which expanded to more than 600 theaters on Friday, landed outside the top 10.
Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated ticket sales, according to Hollywood.com:
1. Monsters University, $82 million.
2. World War Z, $66 million.
3. Man of Steel, $41.2 million.
4. This Is the End, $13 million.
5. Now You See Me, $7.87 million.
6. Fast & Furious 6, $4.7 million.
7. The Internship, $3.43 million.
8. The Purge, $3.41 million.
9. Star Trek Into Darkness, $3 million.
10. Iron Man 3, $2.2 million.