Coppell Student Media

Horror author Darren Shan to visit CHS

January 29, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Darren Shan, one of the premier horror and fantasy fiction writers of the 21st century, is scheduled to visit Coppell High School tomorrow - Wednesday, January 30. He will be giving a presentation in the Lecture Hall for about an hour starting during 4th period and e...

Major League Gaming Championship returning

January 29, 2013

By Julie Nakamura Staff Writer Last fall an event came to Dallas, rocking the world of many residential (and some out of state) gamers. This year, it is back. To start off the 10th annual MLG Professional Circuit, Major League Gaming is kicking off with the Winter Championship back in Dallas. This event will be held from March 15-17 at the Dallas Con...

Lady Gaga takes Dallas to the edge of glory

January 29, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor From her elaborate costumes to her extravagant theatrics, pop artist Lady Gaga always puts on an unforgettable show. Tonight, Jan. 29, the "Mother Monster" herself will be performing live at the American Airlines Center in Dallas for the next stop on her 2013 Born...

Bieber fever definitely came back, Alexander’s feeling quite ill

January 29, 2013

By Stephanie Alexander Staff Writer Today, Justin Bieber released a new album titled Believe Acoustic featuring acoustic versions of home of the songs from his previous album, Believe, and three new tracks. This is Bieber's second acoustic album and since his first one, his voice has surely mature...

Amorphis announces upcoming album: Circle

January 25, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Amorphis has been one of the world's most respected and iconic metal bands since they broke onto the scene twenty years ago. Since then, they have released ten albums - each different than the last. Their 11th full-length studio album, entitled Circle, has been confirme...

D Magazine searches for cutest dog in Dallas

January 25, 2013

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Earlier this year, D Magazine asked its readers to submit photos of their dogs in order for their beloved pets to be entered into a contest. After receiving 100s of reader submissions, D Magazine has complied a group of 32 furry friends that will compete for the title of...

Boy band pioneers come together for summer tour

January 23, 2013

98 degrees, New Kids on the Block and Boyz II Men are joining together for a summer tour they are calling 'The Package Tour' starting May 31. This triple threat show is to hit Dallas on June 28 at the American Airlines Center. New Kids on The Block's Donnie Whalberg released in a statement that...

Pink Frosting adds new sweet treats to their menu

January 22, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Since their opening in Summer 2012, Pink Frosting Cupcakes has brought a joyful environment to its customers and satisfaction to their dessert cravings. After originally limiting themselves to cupcakes, an increase in popularity and diversity in demand has led t...

Justin Timberlake ready to make music again

January 16, 2013

JT is finally ready. It has been seven years since his last album, Futuresex/Lovesounds in 2006, Justin Timberlake has finally released a new single "Suit & Tie (feat. Jay Z)" Last week Timberlake posted a youtube video of him stating that he's only done 2 albums in 10 years and is ready to approach...

Countdown to Oscars begins, make your picks now

January 14, 2013

Oscar nominations were announced last week, and the winners will be announced on Feb. 24 on ABC. The films nominated for best picture are Amour, Argo, Beasts of the Southern Wild, Django Unchained, Les Misérables, Life of Pi, Lincoln, Silver Linings Playbook, Zero Dark Thirty. If you want to make your...

Library book club kicks off this month

January 14, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer For those who are avid readers, those who made resolutions to read more or those who just want to be more involved in the community the Page Turners Book Club is the ideal opportunity. The club meets the second Monday of each month at the William T. Cozby library to...

Ed Sheeran comes to Dallas

January 10, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   In eight days, the Ed Sheeran, nicknamed the "ginger Jesus", is coming to the Palladium Ballroom in downtown Dallas. Coming on the 18 of Jan., it is a perfect date for Coppell students to celebrate the end of exams and the first semester. Not only is it a Friday...