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A Stressful Youth

September 29, 2009


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Your youthful days are said to be “the golden days”, but for most CHS students, adolescence seems to be a pain in the neck. Even though we spend majority of our waking time at school with our friends and have weekends to relax, leisure time seems to be dwindling away by the second while stress engulfs...

Seniors to have class meeting

September 29, 2009


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By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer On Wed. Sept. 30, during third period, the senior class will be having its annual class meeting to plan for upcoming events. Among those are the senior fundraising efforts and senior prom. Class president Mac Vu other officers will be discussing the various fundraisers...

Park it where it’s hot Image and video hosting by TinyPic

September 28, 2009


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By: Loren Hughes, Staff Writer Video by Peyton Wood Senior Janelle Jex went all the way to Spain to get an idea for painting her parking spot.  Then she spent the night at CHS putting this vision onto the pavement where she’ll park her silver Honda Accord each morning for the next nine months. ...

Manara charter school opening, causes controversy among Coppell citizens

September 28, 2009


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By Angela Almeida                                                                                                                 Opinions Editor A new addition has been added to the re...

GrapeFest holds tastes and treasures of Texas Image and video hosting by TinyPic

September 28, 2009


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By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer Grapevine celebrated its 23rd year of GrapeFest from Thurs, Sept. 17 to Mon, Sept. 21. The event, a tribute to Texas traditions, held a variety of events catering to groups of all ages and showcased the unique treasures of the state. As soon as visitors entered t...

Changing perspective with the season

September 28, 2009


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By Luciana Mendes Staff Writer The weather is beginning to cool down and leaves are starting to change. Monday, September 21 marked the first official day of fall, meaning that summer is, no matter how much we may pretend, finally over. Homecoming weekend has come to a closure and it’s time...

Dorhout sheds dragon skin to become proud Cowgirl

September 26, 2009


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By Loren Hughes Staff Writer Last December, Coppell High School’s former associate principal P.J. Giamanco turned in his red and black for Southlake green. This year, the school’s new associate principal Leanne Dorhout has done the complete opposite, transforming from a Dragon to a Cowboy. Before com...

Cowgirls ready to start District against Rival Dragons

September 25, 2009


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      By Andy Tabor                The Cowgirls finished their pre-season Tuesday night with a huge momentum builder beating Plano West 25-19, 25-16, 23-25, and 25-19.  The Cowgirls kick of class 6-5A with a possible make or break game against the Southlake Carroll Dragons.                ...

Snow Leopard innovations are in favor of students

September 25, 2009


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By Wren Culp Staff Writer In our technology based world, students must manage and organize in both real life and virtually. With the release of Apple’s new operating system “Snow Leopard”, student’s lives are being made easier. In school students are usually required to carry binders, no...

CHS Cheer Bingo Night

September 25, 2009


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by Caitlin Conner Staff Writer CHS cheer is sponsoring bingo night on Friday Oct. 2 from 6:30-9:00 PM in the small commons. Pizza and cookies will be provided. Prizes include an iPod touch, a Mexico vacation, a Juicy Couture basket and $1000 cash prize. Tickets are $15 and can be bought from any...

Evening science classes reduce scheduling conflicts

September 25, 2009


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By Melissa Brisco Copy Editor Seven periods a day seems far too long while students are enduring them, but when trying to squeeze in required classes along with electives, seven periods doesn’t seem like quite as much. This year CHS implemented a new program in hopes of helping with that. Having...

College Night serves as educational outlet for students Image and video hosting by TinyPic

September 25, 2009


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By Frances Ruiz Staff Writer Filled with a budding sense of anxiety, anticipation and excitement, College Night at the University of North Texas campus proved to be a great success as an overwhelming number of high school students took advantage of this opportunity to learn more about a variety...

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