Western Courier

Wendy’s expands its focus beyond food

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 14, 2019

I mentioned a couple weeks ago how you should embrace your inner nerd and recognize how Dungeons and Dragons has gotten more popular. Well, about two weeks ago, the fast food restaurant Wendy’s released Feast of Legends, a ro...

Riverdale says goodbye to Luke Perry

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 14, 2019

In March of 2019, Luke Perry passed away in his home from a massive stroke. Riverdale fans all mourned Perry and wondered how the show would address this tragic death of the man who played Archie Andrew’s father, Fred Andrews....

Which coming-of-age movie holds the throne?

Devon Greene, editor-in-chief

October 14, 2019

First, let’s define coming-of-age. My preferred definition comes from the Cambridge dictionary, which defines it as the time when someone matures emotionally, or in some other way. One of the most iconic coming of age movie...

A new take on “Joker”

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 7, 2019

Batman is one of the most famous superheroes of all time. And what comes with a superhero? A supervillain, and Batman might have the most famous supervillain of all time: the Joker. However, unless you read the comics and know wh...

“Puffs” is a masterpiece on campus

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 7, 2019

I would consider myself a social theater lover, meaning I enjoy theater and stuff like that, but I would only go with a group of friends, this is what happened this past weekend when we went to see the Department of Theater an...

Hannah Brown dances to the top

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 7, 2019

Brown is 24 years-old, Alabama born and raised, where she even attended the University of Alabama and soon made way to becoming Miss Alabama in 2018. Brown then continued in her pageant pursuits, and competed for Miss USA 2018, and w...

A new era of “Scream”

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

September 30, 2019

It’s getting to be spooky season and what better way to get into the swing of things than by watching some horror TV? Scream, the MTV original show, just released the third season. This time around, the show follows a new ...

Christopher Robin steals audience’s hearts

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

September 30, 2019

"Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart." And oh, how they do. Even something as small as a movie can have such an impact. Christopher Robin was released on July 30, 2018. I have recently seen this...

Spider-Man is staying in the MCU

Christopher Gibson, Courier Staff

September 30, 2019

It was announced on Friday that the two companies had reached a two-movie deal, with the first one being released in theatres on July 16, 2021. Tom Holland will return as the titular hero and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige w...

Seinfeld’s Final Bow

Christopher Gibson, Courier Staff

September 23, 2019

Every good thing must come to an end. It was announced Saturday that the sitcom Seinfeld, will no longer being airing on TBS. Seinfeld is a sitcom following the life of comedian Jerry Seinfeld. Throughout the show, the audien...

Is Pokémon heading in a different direction?

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

September 23, 2019

When a “Generation” of Pokémon ends rumors about Ash Ketchum’s place in the anime series are put into question at least the last few times. I genuinely fear that this might be the end of our favorite trainer as far as him...

The Jonas Brothers are “Burnin’ Up” America

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

September 23, 2019

On Saturday, Sept. 14, I had the amazing opportunity to attend the Jonas Brothers Happiness Begins Tour in St. Louis, MO. The concert took place in the St. Louis Enterprise Center and started at approximately 7:30 p.m. The Hap...

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