This news has been received from:

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

American Girl, the beloved brand known for helping girls grow up with confidence and character, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mattel, announced the launch of its first historical character in three years, Courtney Moore.

Courtney is a total '80s girl whose big, bright, and bold ideas inspire today's girls to find their inner hero to accomplish great things.

SEE ALSO: American Girl reveals first doll with hearing loss

Growing up in 1986, Courtney's story reflects the pop culture of the decade from sky-high hair, neon-colored fashions, music television, and video gaming to major historical moments surrounding women in government and space exploration, as well as larger cultural shifts around blended families and emerging technology.

"Courtney Moore is the best gamer in the arcade. But in the real world, she needs to learn a thing or two before she can unleash her inner hero," the toy company wrote on its site.

Fans can get Courtney in stores on Sept. 25.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

News Source:

Tags: shopping shopping children u s world shopping toys

Ugliness around Jets may get worse in Week 3 matchup with Colts

Next News:

Alert Issued For Missing 15-Year-Old Long Island Girl

A 15-year-old Long Island girl has gone missing and authorities are asking the public's help in locating her.

Kayla Sarduy was last seen leaving her Manhasset home at 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26.

 Kayla has brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5-foot-4, 130 pounds and was wearing dark-colored jeans.

 Her probable destination is possibly in the Hempstead area. 

Detectives request anyone with information regarding her whereabouts call the Missing Persons Squad at (516) 573-7347 or 911.

Share this story by clicking on the Facebook icon below.

Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

Other News

  • 27-year-old mother facing charges for allegedly stabbing 5-year-old daughter to death: police
  • Hero Dallas cops and bystanders save driver from his burning vehicle after fiery crash left him trapped
  • 13-Year-Old Wheaton Girl Missing, Police Say
  • Incredible moment hero cops and bystanders pull man from burning car after horror car wreck
  • Man takes officer’s gun, opens fire inside LA police station
  • Intergalactic Freak Show: Sen. John Kennedy Says He Cant Stop Democrats From Bringing The Protesters Back
  • Coronavirus In Illinois: Officials Report 1,604 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, Including 14 Additional Deaths
  • Illinois COVID-19: IL reports 1,604 new coronavirus cases, 14 deaths
  • Officer pistol-whipped, not shot, during altercation with suspect at LAPD station in San Pedro
  • Suspect in custody after LAPD officer is attacked inside police station
  • Chicago representative leads West Side bike ride, bringing 2020 census awareness
  • Child Sexual Exploitation Investigation Leads to One Arrest in Whitfield County
  • Officer injured during altercation with suspect at LAPD station in San Pedro; suspect in custody
  • Duets unite voices, reminding us that anything is possible when we work together
  • I Wanted To Be Him: Miami Heat Legend Hails Kevin Garnett as his Inspirational Hero
  • LAPD officer injured after shooting at Harbor Station
  • LAPD officer attacked inside police station; suspect in custody: reports
  • LAPD officer wounded during attack inside Harbor division station in San Pedro
  • A Refuge for Homeless Transgender People Is in the Works