Western Courier

Megan Thee Stallion launches scholarship fund

Savannah Osborne, Courier Staff

October 26, 2020

Megan Thee Stallion has just announced that she will be offering two scholarships of $10,000 each in order to promote her new single, “Don’t Stop” featuring Young Thug. This is a collaboration between her and Amazon Music...

Broadway announces shut down extension

Peyton Finnegan, Courier Staff

October 26, 2020

Broadway has been around for a considerable amount of time and is located in the theater district in Manhattan. For a performance to be held on Broadway is a mark of success that is considered to be the highest level attainabl...

Crocs are the new drip

Wendy Hernandez, Courier Staff

October 19, 2020

As many have seen, Crocs have become an essential to everyone’s closet. The Croc hype started last summer when everyone started obsessing over Hydro Flask and scrunchies. Due to the fact that they are still on trend, Crocs has ...

A deeper dive into the Holmes family

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 19, 2020

As the weather turns colder, I have taken to Netflix to find new engaging and fun movies to enjoy. Most recently, I have found the movie, Enola Holmes. This movie follows Enola, Sherlock Holmes’ youngest sibling, through a gr...

TikTok taking over the People’s Choice Awards

Melanie Higgins, Entertainment Writer

October 5, 2020

 It is almost that time of the year again for the 2020 People’s Choice Awards. Voting for the PCA started earlier this week on Oct. 1 and will continue until Oct. 23. E! News announced the newly added categories which include...

Fall favorites on Disney+

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

September 28, 2020

As October quickly approaches, many different streaming services have been working to add their Spooky Season favorites to the list! Disney+ was one of the first streaming services to begin adding their collection of Fall Fa...

Spotify versus Apple Music

Savannah Osborne, Courier Staff

August 31, 2020

Spotify and Apple Music are the two most known names when it comes to streaming music. When looking at the numbers, Apple Music has an estimated 68 million active users and Spotify has 248 million active users. Each app has man...

Aaliyah’s legacy lives on

Wendy Hernandez, Courier Staff

August 31, 2020

Aaliyah Haughton was born on Jan. 16, 1979,  in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 12, she signed a contract with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerson’s Blackground Records. At just 15 years old, she rose to fame after her fir...

The surprise we didn’t know we needed

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

August 31, 2020

The spring and summer months were long and hard this year, especially for those of us that were inside due to the Illinois Statewide “stay at home” mandate. Things were unpredictable and the majority of the public was str...

Juice WRLD, the legend that never died

Peyton Finnegan, Courier Staff

August 24, 2020

On Dec. 8, 2019 music artist Jarad Anthony Higgins, known as Juice WRLD, was pronounced dead at the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office in Chicago just days after his 21st birthday from an accidental overdose of oxycodone and code...

Grey’s Anatomy final season speculation

Peyton Finnegan, Courier Staff

August 24, 2020

Grey’s Anatomy is set to return to ABC in the fall for its 17th season. This immensely successful series is one of the most prosperous in the history of television. This is quite remarkable, considering it has gone through several ca...

What Disney Pixar fans have been waiting for

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

March 2, 2020

This Thursday Disney Pixar fans will finally be getting what they’ve been waiting for: Onward. Onward is an animated movie set in a fantasy land, where elves, unicorns, pixies and all other sorts of magical creatures live toget...

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