Coppell Student Media

Blogging becomes new outlet, platform for expression for CHS graduates

Blogging becomes new outlet, platform for expression for CHS graduates

March 17, 2014

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer With Internet personalities becoming increasingly popular each day, it is no surprise that students in and from Coppell are turning to blogging as a new medium of expression. Many teenagers have been creating blogs and utilizing social media as a means of promo...

Run for Life 5K early registration deadline coming soon

April 26, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The early registration deadline for the Run for Life 5K is May 1. If you register before May 1, the cost is $25. However, any registration after May 1 will be $30. Both registrations include a T-shirt. If you want to meet the early registration deadline, sign ups...

What gets in my Hair: Golden age of music upon us

What gets in my Hair: Golden age of music upon us

April 24, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor What gets in my hair? People who spout off about how modern music is trash or how nothing will ever compare to the “classics” or how the art of music has hit an all time low. I’m not a fan of modern music. I’m a fan of good music. It is for that reason tha...

CHS to host early voting for CISD Bond Election

April 19, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer Coppell High School will host early voting for the CISD Bond Election. You may vote on May 3 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and May 4 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All voting will take place  in the library, but you must enter using the stairs to the left of the main entrance of t...

Seniors audition for graduation serenade

April 17, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Seniors are not the only people at CHS who are aware that graduation is quickly approaching. Teachers, underclassmen and parents are all counting the days until this year's senior class walks across the stage celebrating the conclusion of their high school career. Graduation...

Cozby Library receives award, launches new strategy plan

April 9, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor The William T. Cozby Library, Coppell's largest and longest-standing public library, received the Texas Municipal Library Association’s Achievement in Excellence Library Award on march 26. This is the eighth year in a row that the Cozby Library has been honored wit...

Dangerous prisoners escape from North Texas prison

April 2, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Two inmates escaped from a Hopkins County jail 75 miles northeast of Dallas on Tuesday morning. Local authorities are using dogs, helicopters and roadblocks to launch a manhunt for the fugitives, Brian Tucker (44) and John King (39), in Sulphur Springs and other nea...

GracePoint Church hosting special Easter events

March 26, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Easter is one of the most important events of the year for any church, but this year GracePoint Church (formerly First Baptist Church Coppell) is taking extra steps to ensure that they are offering the most exciting and enriching Easter experience possible - for members...

Intronaut continues to evolve with new album Habitual Levitations

Intronaut continues to evolve with new album Habitual Levitations

March 19, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor 2013 is a year that has generated a lot of hype from music fans who are projecting it to be one of the best years for music of the 21st century. With a slew of huge bands in every genre due for new albums this year, it is easy to see why. For fans of progressive...

CISD team wins Edgenuity video contest, receives award for District

March 7, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor A group of faculty and students at Victory Place @ Coppell filmed a video for Edgenuity's 20/20 Vision Video Contest, and were selected as Runner Up earlier this week. Edgenuity, a leader in the growing online learning industry, hosted the contest to see how schools ...

SPUR inspires students to get organized

February 27, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Students at Coppell High School noticed the shortened class periods and late lunches, knowing this could only mean one thing: SPUR. Today's SPUR focused on organization and managing a busy schedule. Disorganization can complicate students busy lives even more. When...

FUMC Coppell to host special eldercare seminar

February 26, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor If there is one thing that everyone on Earth has in common, it is that we all have parents. The love and appreciation for one's parents is a feeling many can identify with. It is because of this feeling that individuals work so hard to care for their parents as they...