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  • George Coffee + Provisions set to open this spring in Old Town Coppell.

  • 2017-18 Teen Leadership Coppell applications now available at www.teenleadershipcoppell.com.

  • Coppell boys and girls soccer teams take on Lakeview Centennial in bi-district playoffs on Friday at Highland Park

Gears of War returns players to the battlefield

Gears of War returns players to the battlefield

Austin Banzon, Staff Designer
October 26
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

“Gears of War 4” begins a chilling new saga featuring an epic battle between humanity and a monstrous new enemy originating from beneath earth’s crust. This third person shooter game was released on Oct. 11 and is available only on the Xbox One and Windows 10 PC platforms. The story takes ...

The most neglected meal of the day: Students prioritize schoolwork over morning meal, skip breakfast to sleep in

The most neglected meal of the day: Students prioritize schoolwork over morning meal, skip breakfast to sleep in

Lili Lomas, Student Life Editor
October 25
Filed under Entertainment, Recipes

You’ve heard the saying about breakfast. We’ve been fed the cliché since kindergarten. Despite society’s emphasis on the importance of the first meal of the day, many still do not eat a “complete, balanced breakfast”. In fact, many teenagers skip breakfast altogether. The reasonin...

The Enchanting World of Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children

The Enchanting World of Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children

Rachel Choi, Staff Writer
October 19
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

                                    Photo by Rachel Choi   In a thrilling and enticing world made by the famous director Tim Burton, Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children entails mystery and self-discovery in a fun, family-friendly way.   From the trailer...

CHS choir kicks off the school year with Fall Concert

CHS choir kicks off the school year with Fall Concert

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer
October 14
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

An overwhelming majority of the seats in the auditorium were filled as the audience eagerly waited for the curtains to open. The lights dimmed down, signaling the start of the concert.   Last Tuesday night, the Coppell High School Choir program came together to perform its annual Fall Con...

Mardi Gras comes to town early this year

Mardi Gras comes to town early this year

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer
October 6
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“Let the good times roll!,” one woman said as she clinked beignets with her friends.   This Cajun French saying, encouraging people to live to the fullest, perfectly summed up the Mardis Gras event which took place at the Square in Old Town Coppell this past weekend.   Fil...

UNICEF Fest to give back to children in need

UNICEF Fest to give back to children in need

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer
October 6
Filed under Entertainment

Charities around the world change the lives of children who are not able to take care of themselves. The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has continuously broken boundaries on aiding children in need.   On Oct. 29, UNICEF Fest is set to kick off, coordinated by Coppe...

Rowling releases eighth story in beloved series

Rowling releases eighth story in beloved series

Akila Muthukumar, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

In June 1997, the very first Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, was released by British author J.K. Rowling. The novel marked the inception of a journey that three young wizards embark upon. For seven years, Harry, Ron, and Hermione forged friendships, attended wizardin...

Homecoming 2016 events, dance preparations underway

Homecoming 2016 events, dance preparations underway

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

A tradition that began in the early 20th century as an invitation of college alumni to revisit their alma mater, homecoming has blown up into a series of city-wide events and extravagant decorations across the country.   Every year during the week before the homecoming game and dance, tradition b...

Theatre students take the stage at silent auction and revue

Theatre students take the stage at silent auction and revue

Briana Thomas, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Entertainment

Going once, twice - and SOLD!   From Dallas Stars tickets, to rare art and variety desserts, visitors walk in to see the Coppell High School commons transformed into a bidder’s paradise.   Visitors were not received solely for financial aid. Rather, through talent, entertainment ...

My mom’s finest pumpkin bread for the fall

My mom’s finest pumpkin bread for the fall

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Entertainment, Recipes

You know fall has begun when you see pumpkin flavored food and beverages appear everywhere you turn. Whether it is in lattes, cookies or pies, pumpkin is a hallmark flavor of the fall season.   One of my favorite ways to kick off the fall time is with this pumpkin bread. This tried and true recip...

Unique story behind Coppell’s newest independent coffeeshop; Liberation Coffee Co.

Unique story behind Coppell’s newest independent coffeeshop; Liberation Coffee Co.

Tanya Raghu, Staff Writer
September 23
Filed under Entertainment

Whether to meet up with friends or get a change of scenery while studying, coffee shops are an ideal place for a social experience or just some quiet time.   The friendliness of staff, variety on the menu, interior decor, ingredient quality and location are all factors encompassed in Coppell...

Passion, food and fun at theatre department silent auction and revue

Passion, food and fun at theatre department silent auction and revue

Briana Thomas, Staff Writer
September 23
Filed under Entertainment

Interested in a night of food, fun and entertainment? Join Coppell High School’s theater department tomorrow night for its biggest fundraiser of the year: the Silent Auction and Theatre Revue.   By indulging in delicious dinner and desserts, participating in a silent auction, and enjoying t...

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