– Dwayne McCullough, who appeared as Awesome Kong for the Colossal Kongs tag team in World Championship Wrestling, Global Wrestling Federation and United States Wrestling Association, passed away last month at the age of 53. According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, his cause of death was a massive heart attack.
– The official WWE website has posted a photo gallery highlighting “the baddest bodyguards” in history. This includes “Cowboy” Bob Orton, Deacon Batista, Diesel, The Disciple, Luke Gallows, Sycho Sid, The Wall, Virgil and 911.
– Independent wrestlers Pepper Parks and Cherry Bomb are engaged to be married, according to SLAM! Wrestling.
– David Otunga and Natalya joined more than 100 fourth- and fifth-grade students at Mary Ford Elementary School in Charleston, South Carolina, yesterday for a ‘be a STAR’ rally. Click here for photos.
(source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)