Business still pickin’ up for Good Ol’ JR

It’s difficult to know whether professional wrestling had more influence on Hall of Fame broadcaster Jim Ross than the man himself had on the industry. Good ol’ JR, as he’s know the world over, has literally done everything in the business en route to becoming one of the most respected and universally loved people on this planet. The southern boy from a small town of hundreds came by his love of sports entertainment honestly, and through hard work. “I…

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FROM THE ARCHIVES: Jan’s chat with Billy Gunn

NOTE: Originally published in The Kingston Whig-Standard on June 25, 2011. All rights reserved. Kingston and area wrestling fans will get a chance to turn back the clock to the 1990s, the heady days of WWE Inc., next month thanks to local wrestling promotion Ontario Championship Wrestling. OCW, as it is known, is taking its act from the Power Play Centre to the much larger Invista Centre for a July 23 show that will feature three former WWE superstars….

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