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Mean girls ruin high school experience

October 15, 2009


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By Mary Whitfill High school is supposed to be four of the best years of our lives where we get to relax, make great friends and learn things that will continue to help us as we progress through life. What is often left out is the number of ‘mean girls’ lurking behind every corner. I hadn’t noticed the ex...

& the countdown begins…

October 14, 2009


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By Luciana Mendes Staff Writer As the 2009-10 school year progresses, there is much for students to keep in the back of their mind.  This Thursday is “Wear your favorite jersey” day, and Friday is game day for Coppell who, after a tough loss to Southlake Dragons, will take on the Hebron Hawks...

Why did Coppell lose to Southlake? Image and video hosting by TinyPic

October 9, 2009


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Coppell v. Southlake Still have an opinion you didn't get to express in the live chat? Continue the discussion here....

Frozen yogurt shops to open in Coppell

October 8, 2009


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Finally, we yogurt crazed Coppellians don't have to venture across highways to get our frozen yogurt fix, because frozen yogurts places are opening right in our own Coppell. There are 2 coming soon, 1 called Yogurt Zone in the place of Super Suppers in the plaza of Express Fitness, and the 2nd beside...

Pep rally glows with school spirit

October 8, 2009


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By Melissa Brisco Copy Editor “57!” “53!” echoed through the CHS gym as students got pumped up for tomorrow night’s big game against our biggest rival, the Southlake Carroll Dragons. Today’s pep rally was a very different; it was a glow in the dark pep rally. “We wanted to keep...

Irreligious Holidays Haunt October

October 8, 2009


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This has been the first full week of October, which is also known as National Popcorn Poppin' month. This is particularly appropriate given the volume of horror movies played in the months preceding Halloween at the end of October. This is also National Newspaper Week, so The Sidekick would like to ...

My take on IB

October 8, 2009


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By Julia Kim Staff Writer It is rather nice to participate in the new program that intruded this year, International Baccalaureate, and I urge all underclassmen to partake in this advantageous program. There are too many benefits. 6.0 classes. College credit. IB Diploma. Outstanding staff. In...

CHS donates blood, saves lives Image and video hosting by TinyPic

October 8, 2009


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By Julia Kim Staff Writer National Honor Society partnered once again with Carter BloodCare to organize the blood drive at CHS that took place in the south gym on Wednesday, Oct. 7. This was the first of two blood drives at the high school, the next to follow in spring. NHS officers volunteered...

State Fair continues strong this season

October 8, 2009


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By: Mary Whitfill Staff Writter The Texas State Fair is known across the nation as the home of the biggest Ferris wheel in the country, the best shows and the fattiest foods. We who live in Dallas take pride in knowing that for one month, our festivities are revered across the country.    The fired food contest is ...

Swine flu vaccine is on the way

October 8, 2009


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By Yogesh Patel Graphic Artist As fears of a global epidemic of H1N1, better known as swine flu, increase, the pressure is on for the government to take action. The H1N1 virus is a strand of flu virus with a combination of human, bird, and pig strands. Because very few have been exposed to this...

My Bucket List

October 7, 2009


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With all these college admissions essays and questions asking me about what I want to do with my life, if there was a movie made about me, what it would be called and what would the story line would be and so many other questions that an admissions officer would never need to know about me, I find myself...

Live chat on Southlake Carroll vs. Coppell transcript

October 7, 2009


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On Wednesday, October 7,2009, people on both sides of the Coppell-Southlake divide convened to discuss predictions for the Friday game. Read a complete transcript of the live chat below and continue the discussion in the comments below! Read More »...

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