Louisville Courier-Journal – June 27, 2001
By Tom Heiser
As the doors close on the Gardens, it is impossible not to wax a little nostalgic.
I’ve watched great haunts of my youth — the Vogue, the White Castle in the Highlands — disappear from the local landscape without the benefit of a final lying-in-state, one last chance to say goodbye. With the Gardens I have that chance. Continue reading
Posted in 2001
Tagged Austin Idol, Bill Dundee, Chris Jericho, Downtown Bruno, Dutch Mantell, Jackie Fargo, Jerry Lawler, Jim Cornette, Jimmy Hart, Jimmy Valiant, Kurt Angle, Moondogs, Rick Rude, Rocky Johnson, Undertaker, World Wrestling Federation, WWF
The Post and Courier – December 17, 1995
(This is the second of a two-part series)
Smoky Mountain Wrestling, a grand experiment started by Jim Cornette in 1991, ended several weeks ago in Cookeville, Tenn., when Jim Cornette announced to his crew that the promotion would be closing shop effective immediately.
Posted in 1995
Tagged Abdullah The Butcher, Abe Jacobs, Al Greene, Al Snow, Bob Armstrong, Brad Armstrong, Brian Armstrong, Chris Candido, Daryl Van Horn, Don Greene, Don Wright, Frank Morrell, Glen Jacobs, Jim Cornette, Johnny Weaver, Magnum T.A., Mongolian Stomper, Nelson Royal, New Jack, Paul Orndorff, Prince Kharis, Rock ‘N Roll Express, Ron West, Ron Wright, Ronnie Garvin, Sandy Scott, Scott Armstrong, Smoky Mountain Wrestling, Steve Armstrong, Swede Hanson, Tammy Lynn Sytch, Terry Funk, The Gangstas, Tim “Mr. Wrestling” Woods, Tommy Youn, Tracy Smothers