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Samantha Freeman
Samantha Freeman is a senior and the executive design editor of The Sidekick. She is on the Coppell High School varsity tennis team and has been playing for 6 years. In her free time, she enjoys designing, listening to classic rock, taking photos, and spending time with her family and friends. You can contact her at [email protected] and follow her on twitter @samanthaf_news.

Samantha Freeman, Executive Design Editor

Jan 14, 2021
Cowboys kick out Trimble Tech in North Texas Elite Showcase (Story/Media)
Jan 11, 2021
Cowboys frustrated early by Denton Guyer, leave as Consolation Champs in the NTX Elite Showcase (Media)
Dec 31, 2020
The hand we were dealt (Media)
Dec 17, 2020
Gamborino becoming her own individual through extracurriculars (Media)
Dec 17, 2020
Volume 32 – Issue 3 (Story)
Dec 12, 2020
KCBY-TV marking 25 years: sharpening impact, student-run program (Media)
Dec 08, 2020
Benevolence In every necklace (Media)
Dec 04, 2020
Football’s Senior Night ends in loss to Lewisville (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2020
Video: Health science plants roots for community garden, food pantry (Media)
Dec 03, 2020
Scates bringing rooms to life through design (Media)
Dec 01, 2020
Health science students plant foundations for community garden, food pantry (Media)
Nov 21, 2020
Football unable to earn Senior Night win (Media)
Nov 11, 2020
CHS, 9th grade campus moving to 5 days full remote learning (Media)
Nov 09, 2020
Volume 32 – Issue 2 (Media)
Nov 06, 2020
Cowgirls to play rescheduled match against Plano West (Media)
Nov 05, 2020
Editorial: Time for sex education to return to schools (Media)
Nov 05, 2020
Annual homecoming pep rally films senior traditions (Story/Media)
Nov 05, 2020
Four-year letterman values relationships with relentless play on court (Media)
Oct 30, 2020
Tennis takes down Prosper in bi-district playoffs (Story/Media)
Oct 28, 2020
Tennis triumphs in bi-district match against Prosper (Media)
Oct 26, 2020
Cowgirls resume district play against Marcus (Media)
Oct 22, 2020
Dodging COVID-19 (with video) (Media)
Oct 18, 2020
Volleyball season on hold through Oct. 23 (Media)
Oct 18, 2020
A volley of spirit (Media)
Oct 15, 2020
Volleyball slams Hebron in 3-0 finish (Story/Media)
Oct 15, 2020
Rain: the sign of balance, not despair (Media)
Oct 13, 2020
The long lost art of reading (Media)
Oct 10, 2020
Cowgirls sweep Hebron (Media)
Oct 08, 2020
Shultz designing final year of high school in yearbook (Media)
Oct 08, 2020
Lunch for two: Cafeteria adapting to CDC guidelines (Story/Media)
Oct 05, 2020
Latina and beyond (Media)
Oct 05, 2020
Capturing culture through a camera lens (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2020
Editorial: Treat COVID-19 as a resource instead of a curse (with video) (Media)
Sep 25, 2020
Mohammed emphasizing beauty in cultural fashion through photography (Media)
Sep 17, 2020
Virtual College Fair providing opportunities to understand college process (Media)
Sep 17, 2020
Fronts of Coppell: Jeniece Paige (with video) (Media)
Sep 04, 2020
The Cowboy Spur – Episode 1 (Media)
Aug 28, 2020
Pandemic making teachers adapt to new teaching plan (Media)
Aug 27, 2020
COVID-19 prompting students to adapt to new college admission processes (Media)
Aug 18, 2020
Unique desk spaces providing ideal environment to start remote learning (Media)
Jul 28, 2020
District moves first day of school to Aug. 17 (Media)
Jul 25, 2020
UIL releases guidelines for upcoming fall sports season (Media)
Jul 08, 2020
District to provide flexible learning options for upcoming school year (Media)
Jun 22, 2020
Video: Coppell joins Black Lives Matter protests to spread awareness for racial equality (Media)
Jun 05, 2020
Coppell organizes peaceful rallies alongside local, nationwide police brutality protests (Media)
May 16, 2020
The 2020 Sidekick Olympics (Media)
May 15, 2020
Exploring fine arts career pathways (Media)
May 08, 2020
Video: Isolation workout with Samantha Freeman (Media)
May 01, 2020
Pop-up parade sheds light on a pandemic, encourages citizens to buy from local businesses (Story/Media)
Apr 24, 2020
“Takeout Thursday” Parade boosts economy, morale (Media)
Apr 24, 2020
Coronavirus is not an outlet for racism (Media)
Apr 17, 2020
Keeping your distance (Media)
Apr 09, 2020
Double tasking as students, essential workers (Media)
Apr 08, 2020
Girls just wanna have fun without facing inherent biases (Media)
Mar 31, 2020
Women’s History Month: Inspirational female characters revolutionizing world of entertainment (Media)
Mar 19, 2020
Prom latest event to cancel due to COVID-19 pandemic (Media)
Mar 01, 2020
Next generation of artists flourishing through evolving visual design fields (Media)
Feb 26, 2020
Mischief managed (Story/Media)
Feb 25, 2020
Asian ensemble movie concert reeling in audience (Media)
Feb 24, 2020
Walker carrying family legacy, shining in theater, cross country (Media)
Feb 05, 2020
Video: CHS faculty celebrates #WorldReadAloudDay (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
She the People (Story/Media)
Jan 28, 2020
True feminism is for everyone (Media)
Jan 24, 2020
Numb to the News (Media)
Jan 23, 2020
Integration of memes and politics (Media)
Jan 22, 2020
On the Spot: Spotify releases pet centered playlist creator (with video) (Media)
Jan 22, 2020
2020 Dallas Women’s March activists push importance of 19th amendment, politics (Media)
Jan 22, 2020
Amidst constant relocation, Pydisetti continues pursuit of arts (Media)
Jan 17, 2020
Sports are essential but should be mediated with other extracurriculars (Media)
Jan 17, 2020
Pushing boundaries one palette at a time (Media)
Jan 08, 2020
On the Spot: Tensions rise between U.S., Iran as the new year begins (with video) (Media)
Jan 07, 2020
Evans upholding interest in sports medicine (Media)
Dec 18, 2019
Coppell Observer: C stands for cursed (Media)
Dec 17, 2019
Deck the streets: Coppell’s best Christmas lights (Story/Media)
Dec 11, 2019
Silent but dominant (Media)
Dec 06, 2019
Escape Coppell bubble for Dallas as cultural experiences await (Media)
Dec 04, 2019
Dear “Real Man”: (Media)
Dec 02, 2019
Balancing both lives: Nelson looks to pursue basketball, academics at Trinity (Media)
Nov 21, 2019
Classic Chevrolet Coppell Showcase tips off (Media)
Nov 19, 2019
Hard-fought home opener leads to close loss (Story/Media)
Nov 15, 2019
Holiday House brings new meaning to school shopping, welcomes local retailers (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2019
Vaquero Battle highlights swimmers, teachers in semi-annual face off (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
The Sportlight: Life centering around pool for Mishra (Media)
Nov 11, 2019
From cheese dip to painted tiles: Holiday House serves as the intersection of all handmade goods (Media)
Nov 11, 2019
Day6 explores human relationships in prismatic new album “The Book of Us: Entropy” (Media)
Nov 04, 2019
Gideon fostering community support through 25 years of education (Media)
Nov 01, 2019
Cowboys with final chance to clinch playoff berth (Media)
Nov 01, 2019
Hail to the chief: Class president takes on plunger boy role (Media)
Oct 31, 2019
Band named finalist, takes sixth at BOA St. Louis Super-Regional (Media)
Oct 29, 2019
Homecoming win conquers expectations for a vital district win (Story/Media)
Oct 28, 2019
McMurry receives recognition as first Substitute Teacher of the Month (Media)
Oct 27, 2019
Hinojos, McCord crowned homecoming queen, king (Media)
Oct 26, 2019
Coppell dominates Irving with eight touchdowns at homecoming game (Media)
Oct 26, 2019
Cowboys comes up short against the Farmers in third district game of the season (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Tampon tax protest rallies menstruation activists in Dallas (Media)
Oct 17, 2019
Coppell looks to keep playoff hopes alive against Marcus (Media)
Oct 15, 2019
From accountant to police officer, Walker’s interest in helping students adds up to happiness (with video) (Media)
Oct 08, 2019
At #CHSHome: McCoy utilizes TikTok to engage students in learning Spanish (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
College visits provide students with opportunities to find right fit (Media)
Oct 07, 2019
New Year, New Field: Coppell Middle School East hosts first home football game with new renovations (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2019
Theater department raises money for upcoming musical with auction, revue (Story/Media)
Sep 22, 2019
Moving on up: Theater department turns silent auction into first class event (Media)
Sep 16, 2019
Physics teacher Sloane displays superhero qualities as the school year unfolds (Media)