Category: Arts & Entertainment

Swatts named Miss JSU for the second time

Miranda Prescott, Correspondent

Jacksonville State University crowned its 38th Miss Jacksonville State University on Friday, January 10, 2020. Camden Swatts, crowned Miss Jacksonville State University in 2017, was crowned Miss Jacksonville State University again, on January 10.

Continue reading “Swatts named Miss JSU for the second time”

Ellen DeGeneres wins Carol Burnett award at 77th Golden Globes

Breanna Hill, Arts & Entertainment Editor

The 77th annual Golden Globes took place on January 6, 2020 in Beverly Hills, Cali. The atmosphere for the awards was light and amusing considering the host was comedian Ricky Gervais, who hosted the popular awards show four times previously.

Continue reading “Ellen DeGeneres wins Carol Burnett award at 77th Golden Globes”

Top ten movies released in 2019

Breanna Hill, Arts & Entertainment Editor

In 2019, the movie industry was booming and prospering beyond recent years. There were so many good releases — truly iconic releases — that caused me to head to the movie theater at least once or twice a month, which is well above average for me. I’m breaking down my top ten favorite movies released in 2019 below, and who knows, maybe I’ll binge them all in the weeks to come. 

Continue reading “Top ten movies released in 2019”

Season 2 of ‘You’: worth the hype?

Breanna Hill, Arts & Entertainment Editor

The highly anticipated Netflix Original series ‘You’ released its second season on December 26, 2019, and gained quite the attention along with a substantial viewership. This intensely dramatic crime series stars Gossip Girl’s own Penn Badgley as Joe, the main character. Joe is seemingly an average guy, but beneath his believable nice guy persona is a dark and disturbing character flaw. The series follows Joe as he ventures out and attempts to find true love. Joe finds himself fearing that his relationship is threatened by close friends of his love interest at the time, causing his mind to go haywire and get rid of them in the best way he knows how: killing them. 

Continue reading “Season 2 of ‘You’: worth the hype?”