Coppell Student Media

Rough weather conditions, delays stall Cowboys in loss

Rough weather conditions, delays stall Cowboys in loss

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

October 24, 2015

Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   The Coppell Cowboys not only faced a tough match, the Euless Trinity Trojans, but fought against another tough opponent; 3 inclement weather delays, ending in a Coppell loss 49-14. The game was scheduled to kick off at 6 p.m. but did not begin u...

Upcoming Red Jacket blood drive

Upcoming Red Jacket blood drive

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015

Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   The Coppell High School Red Jackets and Red Cross Club are partnering to host the Red Jacket Blood Drive for Carter Blood Care Oct. 29 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the small gym. Parents, teachers and students who are 17 or older or 16 with pare...

Fall choir concert sets tone for school year

October 20, 2015

By Farah Merchant Staff Writer The stage was set, stands were aligned, and the piano was occupied and ready to be played, in the auditorium at Coppell High School on Oct. 8, as Joshua Brown, CHS choir director, got up and began to talk about the achievements of choir. As he talked, Madriga...

Oak Fest shows off unique goods, strength of community

Oak Fest shows off unique goods, strength of community

October 20, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   The grounds of Andy Brown Park East were filled with music, food, crafts and even a zip line on Saturday as the City of Coppell hosted the yearly fall time community gathering Oak Fest.   The festival celebrates the diversity of ...

Coppell High School A Cappella performs at UT Arlington

Coppell High School A Cappella performs at UT Arlington

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

Every year the A Cappella choir at Coppell High School manages to mesmerize crowds of all ages with their talent. This year they are getting ready to do the same.   The choir is preparing for its first performance of the school year. On Tuesday night, they will be performing at the University of ...

Oak Fest set to celebrate diversity, good times with family

Oak Fest set to celebrate diversity, good times with family

October 15, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Imagine a place where the people of Coppell can come together, and celebrate the life and diversity that the town has to offer, while also enjoying some great fall food and festivities.   Well there is no need to imagine, because O...

Top Halloween costumes you need to consider this fall

Top Halloween costumes you need to consider this fall

October 2, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Halloween season is upon us, and it is time to start deciding what costume you want to give show off this year. If you are one of the many who have no idea where to begin in your search, have no fear, I am here with a list of Halloween cost...

Jewelry, clothings, and gifts, oh my!

Jewelry, clothings, and gifts, oh my!

September 30, 2015

By Jessica Jun Staff Writer @jesse_jun16   On Nov. 15, Project Graduation is holding its 20th annual Holiday House craft show from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Coppell High School.   Each year, over 100 vendors with different, unique items purchase a booth to sell their merchandise at the...

St. Ann’s Carnival through the years

St. Ann’s Carnival through the years

September 24, 2015

Valeria Gil de Leyva Staff Writer Nothing screams Coppell, Texas like community events. The local Catholic church, St. Ann Catholic Parish, plays a huge role in hosting these events with the annual St. Ann’s Carinval.   For years, the carnival has kickstarted fall festivities in Coppell. More than 20,000 people attend the carnival over a period of three days. &n...

High school is not a torture chamber

High school is not a torture chamber

September 23, 2015

By Farah Merchant Staff Writer   Place of education or torture chamber?   This is what I constantly asked myself during my entire freshman year when I was piled with homework, extracurricular activities, clubs and so much more. This is also what I expected when I reentered Coppell High School ...

Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies that will “pump” you up for fall

Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies that will “pump” you up for fall

September 23, 2015

Photo by Gabby Sahm   By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   The time has come where we finally need to accept summer is over, and that school is back in session. Do not be too sad though, because fall is on its way. That means cozy fireside chats, leaves falling from trees,...

From behind computer to face to face; League of Legends club giving new meaning to gaming

From behind computer to face to face; League of Legends club giving new meaning to gaming

September 18, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Students by day, gamers by night, the Coppell High School League of Legends club consists of gamers who spend much of their time on the trending Internet game. The idea of the club was launched last year but this year the club has developed significantly. The...