Coppell Student Media

Prescription drug addiction increasing, causing serious problems

Prescription drug addiction increasing, causing serious problems

November 4, 2011


Filed under News, Video

Story and Video by Coleman Armes and Susie Shahsavari Jason Kessler, a pharmacist at Coppell’s Walgreens, has witnessed the affects of prescription drugs first hand. One of his many encounters with this drug problem came when he worked at a Walgreens in south Dallas. He says that while he was...

Lacrosse Playoffs

May 6, 2011


Filed under Sports, Video

By: Chris Cummins Staff Writer The Coppell Lacrosse team, a two-time Texas State Lacrosse Division II champion, is going to the state championship. The team is set to play St. Mark’s School of Texas on Saturday in a semifinal matchup is sure to be as heated and competitive as was their previous...

Sucker Punch fails to produce a knockout

March 29, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

By Wren Culp Staff Writer Reality is a prison and only your mind can set you free. Everything your mind creates to escape reality, you control. But the question remains, can Sucker Punch control its own world? Sucker Punch follows the story of Baby Doll (Emily Browning), a girl locked away in an insane asylum after being frame...

Black History Month

February 23, 2011


Filed under News, Video

By: Chris Cummins Staff Writer While to most people February may be known as the month of love, it shares this title with something that’s just as important. February is Black History Month, and it offers some people who may not know about the vast contributions to American culture African-Americans...

‘The Eagle’ Barely Gets off the Ground

February 11, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

Wren Culp Staff Writer No one has risen to stardom quite like Channing Tatum. Films such as She’s The Man and Step Up launched him into the spotlight starting in 2006. But can the growing star keep his streak of successful movies going with his new film The Eagle? The Eagle, an action-adventure film se...

Student exemptions threatened by a hard flu season

February 10, 2011


Filed under News, Video

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Video by Austin Evans Every winter, the United States is hit with the infamous flu season; according to a survey taken by the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, this year’s flu season has been one of the worst yet, and the Centers for Disease Control and Preven...

White wristbands fund Red Jackets

January 14, 2011


Filed under News, Video

Story by Scott Bennett Video by Josh Oden Where do we raise money? This question has plagued many organizations and groups within CHS for ages. The Red Jackets have answered this very question quite promptly, wristbands. The Red Jackets sold rubber wristbands as a fundraiser during the last few...

And the Award Goes To…

January 13, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

By Wren Culp Video by Lauren Gurevitz and Wren Culp Every year I always end up yelling at my television during one event. The Oscars. Being a film junkie,  the Oscars are my Super Bowl. I always watch every year devotedly. Here are my picks for the categories of for the 2010 Oscars: Best...