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Flags not lowered to honor American hero

Flags not lowered to honor American hero

March 1, 2013

Filed under Opinions

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer When our nation suffers from a tragedy or loss of an American hero, all government buildings, public schools and military bases are ordered to fly their flags at half-staff. This is a symbolic way for the country to grieve and show its respect. When Texan U.S. Nav...

Social media and the election

November 7, 2012

Filed under News Blog

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer As of now, almost everyone knows that Barack Obama (D) defeated GOP candidate Mitt Romney to be re-elected as President, to go on with his agenda in the second term of his presidency. As the election unfolded and the electoral college votes were announced to the public through media outlets, the students of CHS logged into social media sites suc...

Cast in votes for Election Day

November 5, 2012

Filed under News Blog

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer Coppell is adorned in red and blue, from the political party signs posted in the lawns, to the patriotic colored products in the grocery store, all to remind us of our civic duty. The 2012 election has reached all corners of the country and now the time has come to...

Obama, Romney meet again at Hofstra

October 17, 2012

Filed under News Blog

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Going into the first presidential debate in Denver, enormous pressure was on Mitt Romney to show voters that he has what it takes to hold his own under the spotlight. However, he not only held his own against Barack Obama, he steamrolled him. Romney was more aggressive,...

Sidekick staff member featured on CNN

February 14, 2012

Filed under Video

Our very own business manager Addy Lopez got her question answered by Michelle Obama! Check it out on CNN! (It's the second question) ...

President Obama makes time to chat with Jon Stewart

October 28, 2010

Filed under News Blog

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor Yesterday was a very good day for Jon Stewart. His show The Daily Show played host to their first sitting president. President Barack Obama graced the set with his usual elegance and, of course, his responses to the many criticisms he recieves. He thwarted...

‘Time 100’ list released

April 30, 2010

Filed under Entertainment Blog

by Melissa Brisco Staff Writer Recently, TIME magazine released their list of the top 100 most influential people of 2010. Being named to this list is an enormous honor. There were a couple of surprises, but the majority of individuals named to the list were no shock. TIME divides the individuals...