Homecoming Week

McManus, French named Homecoming queen, king for 2017

Briana Callie McManus, a senior from Cary majoring in music education, and Jacob William French, a senior from Reidsville majoring in business administration and law, were announced as Western Carolina University’s Homecoming queen and king Saturday, Oct. 28.

Comedy troupe Second City to perform Oct. 26 at WCU

Chicago’s renowned comedy troupe Second City is coming to Western Carolina University to present “Free Speech! (While Supplies Last),” an irreverent look at America’s electoral situation, at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.