Coppell Student Media

Oscar Recap 2013: Life of Pi wins big, Argo clutches Best Picture

February 25, 2013

By Will Thomas Staff Writer This year's Academy Awards hosted by Seth MacFarlane aired last night, and there were some big winners. Ang Lee won Best Director for Life of Pi  in a stunning upset against Lincoln's Stephen Spielberg. Lincoln  had 12 nominations and only two wins with Daniel Day...

Academy Awards to air on Sunday

February 22, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer One of the most highly anticipated days for those in the film industry and the fans of movies is almost here. The 85th Academy Awards is set to air on Sunday at 6 pm and will only be broadcast on ABC. There has been a lot of buzz regarding all of the nominees i...

Students worship at Christian concert

February 19, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Friday, Feb. 15 many Coppell High School students went to the Rock and Worship Roadshow at the American Airlines Center. The Roadshow is an annual tour of Christian bands and artists. This year's tour included MercyMe, Jeremy Camp, Tedashii, Kutless, Family Force...

St. Ann brings the Harlem Shake

February 18, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer   Coppell High School KCBY student sees Harlem Shake videos on YouTube. KCBY student goes to Coppell's St. Ann Catholic Parish. KCBY student brings the Harlem Shake to Coppell's St. Ann Catholic Parish. Of course when CHS student Trevor Stiff sees a YouTube...

Harlem Shake takes world by storm

February 15, 2013

By Kimberly Del Angel Entertainment Editor On Feb. 2, a group of what we can assume to be bored teenagers filmed a video that would forever change the song Harlem Shakes by Baauer. For the last couple of weeks we have seen countless parodies appear on the internet, varying from firefighters to reti...

Theatre Department holds fundraiser at IHOP

February 14, 2013

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer On Saturday morning, Coppell High School students will have an opportunity to eat a delicious breakfast as well as support one of the many groups on campus. Serving a fundraiser, The CHS Theatre Department is having a Pancake and Pajama Party at the IHOP in Lewisville. This IHOP is located next...

Rock and Worship concert comes to Dallas

February 14, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Tomorrow night at the American Airlines Center eight different Christian artists such as Tadashi, Mercy Me, and Adam Cappa will be performing. They are performing as part of the Rock and Worship Roadshow. Doors open at six and the concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ...

CFS gets Darko

February 12, 2013

The Coppell Film Society will take on the 2001 cult favorite Donnie Darko this Friday, Feb. 15 at 4:00 pm. The film follows Donnie Darko (Jake Gyllenhaal), a troubled teenager who is plagued with visions of a large bunny rabbit named Frank after escaping death in an unusual accident. Frank tells Donnie t...

The Coppell Conservatory to Host Faculty Concert

February 11, 2013

By Alex Irizarry Staff Writer This Sunday, February 17th, the Coppell Conservatory will be hosting a multi-instrument faculty concert that will be open to the public. The 70 minute long performance will include segments preformed on the piano, violin, classical guitar, and also the electric guitar. The...

William T. Cozby Library introduces new, “pinteresting” course

February 5, 2013

By Julianne Cauley News Editor From unusual recipes to creative home decor and wedding inspirations, Pinterest offers wanna-be crafters and decorators an online outlet to organize their "pins." Pinterest connects people through what they find interesting. For example, mutual fashion sense can act as a ...

New Facebook “Graph Search” feature raises questions, concerns

February 5, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Facebook has evolved a lot since the days when it was based out of Mark Zuckerberg's house as a network for college students. With more and more competitors popping up in the social networking marketplace, Facebook must constantly come up with new, innovative features...

CFS to screen The Great Dictator

February 4, 2013

By Will Thomas Staff Writer The Coppell Film Society will take on the classic comedy drama The Great Dictator this Friday after school. The movie was written, directed, produced, composed, and starred Charlie Chaplin.  The film revolves around an unnamed soldier in World War I and his rise to ...