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City Council authorizes reallocation of CARES Act funds

During the Coppell City Council meeting this Tuesday, Coppell Mayor Karen Hunt approved reallocations of the CARES Act funds. These funds will partially go towards supporting local businesses, the Coppell Fire Department, Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD and others.
Anette Varghese, Staff Writer September 25, 2020

On Tuesday night, Coppell Mayor Karen Hunt authorized two resolutions amending and approving the City of Coppell’s allocation of funds from the CARES Act (The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security...

Council moving forward with lower 2020 tax rate

At Tuesday’s Coppell City Council virtual meeting, approved motions included an increased budget for Belt Line Road renovations and a tax rate of $0.58 for the 2020 tax year, which will be brought up for public hearings on Sept. 8. Photo illustration by Sally Parampottil and Sreeja Mudumby.
Akhila Gunturu, CHS9 Editor August 26, 2020

On Tuesday night, the Coppell City Council approved the publication of the reduction of the tax rate from $0.58400 to $.05800 for the 2020 tax year. This rate will then be discussed in the Sept. 8 council...

Uniting hand to hand: Kaleidoscope promotes cultural diversity through fireworks, mural

Attendees color on a mural which represents the various cultures in the Coppell community at Saturday’s Kaleidoscope at Andy Brown Park East. Kaleidoscope was held on Saturday for the third year to promote cultural diversity in Coppell.
Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager October 21, 2019

The sudden burst of fireworks seized the attention of the audience as songs from different cultures blast through the speakers. Colored lights spread throughout the night sky, creating a kaleidoscope of...

Community holds EGGstravanganza in honor of Easter weekend

Graphic by Sophie Nayuokas
March 20, 2013

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer With Easter around the corner, Coppell is getting in on the action with their EGGstravaganza event.  This free event takes place on Saturday, March 30 begins at...

‘Keep Coppell Beautiful’ honored at national conference

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas
February 27, 2013

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer Recently, Keep Coppell Beautiful was honored at the 600th anniversary Keep America Beautiful National Conference.  Keep Coppell Beautiful received the Distinguished...

Coppell parade ushers in Christmas spirit early

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas with special contributions from Jordan Bickam
November 28, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Already, wooden santas and lighted reindeer are making their way up in the lawns of Coppell residents. December is still over 4 weeks away, but the city of Coppell...

Oak Fest provides fun for entire community

Oak Fest provides fun for entire community
November 15, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer Isaac Lozano sat with his son, eating the assortment of foods that were available to him, and watching people big and small wait in lines and partake in activities at this...

Old Town Coppell to catch up with times

The new residential homes, built by
November 6, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer A general store, barber shop and some railroad tracks were all that made up the City of Coppell in the early 1900s. Since then, sprouted up around what is now referred...

A day of remembrance with the city of Coppell

September 10, 2012

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer September 11th is a big day in history that will affect Americans for many years to come, this devastating event has created a big impact on the lives of civilians today....

Deforest construction stops cars, patience of residents

September 4, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Anyone who lives, or has friends that live, on Deforest Rd in Coppell, is well aware of the construction taking place. Announced on Feb. 3 at the town council meeting,...

Coppell police urge residents to secure their vehicles

May 14, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer Residents of the following subdivisions: The Waterford, Sherwood Park 1 and 2, Pecan Valley, Woodridge 2, Channel Pointe, The Meadows 4, Villages of Coppell, River Ridge...

North Lake expansion creates unfamiliar waters

May 3, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer Coppell is certainly becoming a crop for evolution. Most of the city at this point knows that Old Town Coppell is being renovated. A lot of people are just now realizing...

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