January 18, 2013

Rock will take turn as ‘Hercules’


— Here are the notes and news items from the week in the world of pro wrestling: D-Generation X is returning to WWE. No, the famous members of the revolutionary group won’t wrestle. They are expected to headline to 2013 WWE Hall of Fame class at “Wrestlemania.”

Expected to be inducted are Shawn Michaels, Kevin Nash, Triple H, Sean Waltman and the New Age Outlaws.

• Mark your calendars. “Hercules,” starring Dwayne Johnson (The Rock), will be released Aug. 8, 2014.

• Tyson Kidd will be out of action for six to eight months with a knee injury.



The Local Corner: Action continues at TWA.

TWA Friday Night Brawl runs at 8 p.m. at the TWA Arena off Reed Road in north Whitfield County, about three miles north of the bypass. The TWA Action Zone runs at 8 p.m. on Saturdays. Tickets for all shows are $5 for adults and $3 for ages 6 to 12; senior citizens 60 years and older with proof of age will be admitted for $3. Kids younger than 6 are admitted free. Any military member with proper identification will be admitted free. If it’s your birthday, you will be admitted free.



Trivia Teaser: What year did Ric Flair debut?

Check back next week for the answer.

Last week’s question: Stan Hansen appeared in this movie that starred Hulk Hogan.

“No Holds Barred.”



Jamie Jones thought the 20th “Raw” anniversary show was a bust. You can contact him at jamiejones@daltoncitizen.com or (706) 272-7723.