Coppell Student Media

Authors promote diverse literature at Indie Author Fair

Authors promote diverse literature at Indie Author Fair

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

More than a  dozen authors gathered at the Cozby Library and Community Commons’ Indie Author Fair on Saturday to promote their books, writers with a variety of backgrounds and occupations.   But one writer stood out from all the others: 9-year-old Washe Shumba. When he was just ...

Feast on these friend, family-approved fall recipes

Feast on these friend, family-approved fall recipes

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

As the temperature cools down and autumn sets in, nothing is better than enjoying a comforting meal with friends and family. These three recipes are sure to please and make for a great start to the fall season.   Chicken and Stuffing Casserole Whether you are desperately craving that delicious Thanksg...

Beloved characters return to screen with Supernatural’s 14th season

Beloved characters return to screen with Supernatural’s 14th season

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

  On Thursday, the 14th season of “Supernatural” premiered with the episode “Stranger in Strange Land”, and although it had interesting aspects, it did not drown me in a plethora of emotions like many other “Supernatural” episodes have.   Before the curtains of the previo...

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” breaks records, makes name for itself on Amazon

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” breaks records, makes name for itself on Amazon

Shivi Sharma, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” has garnered much acclaim since its release last November. The show broke records with its four Emmy wins on Sept. 17, the most any comedy show has ever earned for its first season.   With the multitude of comedic television gracing our screens for the last h...

Let’s get down to business, to analyze movies

Let’s get down to business, to analyze movies

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Often times, we enter a movie theater, spend the next two hours engrossed in a film and after we leave, we push it to the back of our minds where it sits until eventually, it leaves our thoughts. There are some movies that are made to not be serious and provide a good laugh.   However, m...

Food lovers in frenzy at Andy Brown Park (with video)

Food lovers in frenzy at Andy Brown Park (with video)

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With a variety of food such as doughnuts and Mexican cuisine being offered merely a few feet away from each other, many came to the Food Truck Frenzy event at Andy Brown Park East Saturday evening, during which a multitude of food trucks gathered and attendees enjoyed eating while socializing. &n...

Dedication, support allow students to shine at annual theatre department silent auction, revue

Dedication, support allow students to shine at annual theatre department silent auction, revue

Shravya Mahesh, Staff Writer

October 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

ADDISON - Thundering applause and excited cheers shook the walls of Venue Forty/50 at Friday night’s annual Dinner Theatre Revue and silent auction. Parents, supporters and guests laughed and clapped as students sung, acted and danced their hearts out.   Before the event began, guests could...

Tradition of excellence attracts Coronado to choir program

Tradition of excellence attracts Coronado to choir program

Laasya Achanta, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By using the techniques he learned from performing with multiple professional choirs in central Texas, Aaron Coronado hopes to inspire Coppell High School choir members to pursue their dreams.   Coronado comes from Austin where he used to be the director at Cedar Ridge High School and Manor ...

Choir captivates audience with fall concert

Choir captivates audience with fall concert

Sally Parampottil, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It was a series of firsts for the Coppell High School choir department during Tuesday’s fall concert: the first performance of the 2018-19 school year, the first time the department included a varsity women’s treble choir and the first time new assistant director Aaron Coronado conducted at a Coppell...

Extending my love of storytelling to screen

Extending my love of storytelling to screen

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Last March, after I first watched the short television program “The End of The … World”, which is now my favorite TV show, it was all I could think about for weeks.   Between classes, I scoured through a multitude of critics’ reviews; during tests, scenes from the show flashed thro...

Coppell High School choir chord-ially invites all to see fall concert

Coppell High School choir chord-ially invites all to see fall concert

Sally Parampottil, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Coppell High School choir department will have its first concert of the year on Tuesday in the CHS auditorium at 7 p.m.   The concert features songs such as “The Silver Swan” by Orlando Gibbons, which will be performed by the Madrigals, and “Adiemus” by Karl Jenkins, to be performed b...

Creativity Showcase: Junior Jaxson Shealy

Creativity Showcase: Junior Jaxson Shealy

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

September 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, One-Shot Columns

When Coppell High School junior Jaxson Shealy’s fourth grade teacher assigned his class a multitude of creative writing projects, she sparked his lifelong interest in storytelling - an interest that has developed into one of the most important aspects of his life.   “[Marcy Kellam from...