September 6, 2011 - 10:15am
Looking at some of the sports figures to come out of Louisville one is continually reminded of Louisville's close relationship with the world of professional wrestling, and one of the most notable pro-wrestling "talkers" is a major reason.
Jim Cornette is a man that has made his presence known in the pro-wrestling world throughout his career, off camera being a mind that seems to understand the field and on-camera working perhaps as the ideal wrestling heel.For those of you unaware, Cornette is notable in the sports entertainment...
August 24, 2011 - 8:00am
Local filmmakers Jason Saint and Derek Sturgeon will release their film The Last Summer this Saturday at a huge party with all sorts of entertainment thrown in.
July 15, 2011 - 10:00am
A good old fashioned Smackdown is coming to the 'Ville'
It’s no secret that the city of Louisville has a long and storied history with the ballet of professional wrestling. While Swan Lake might be ever present in so called, “classy” theater I prefer dance that concludes with some guy getting clobbered with a steel chair.
May 25, 2011 - 2:13am
For years Ohio Valley Wrestling has produced the future superstars in the professional wrestling world; continuing this tradition the Louisville territory performs several times a week.
Perhaps one word can sum up the draw and appeal of professional wrestling – Spectacle, a word that brought Louisville native Bryan Douglas Roof to Ohio Valley Wrestling years ago and a word that brought me to OVW’s weekly show at the Davis Arena on Wednesday.
March 28, 2011 - 3:40pm
This Sunday sees the pinnacle of professional wrestling...but what's the local correlation?
For professional wrestlers and fans alike, their Superbowl is the annual Wrestlemania.