Coppell Student Media

20 years of good thymes at Coppell Community Gardens (with video)

20 years of good thymes at Coppell Community Gardens (with video)

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

In 1998, Coppell city manager Jim Witt and council member Marsha Tunnell discussed a novel idea - one that would still be a center of growth, gratefulness and community in the city two decades later.   With the help of Amanda Vanhoozier, a city employee who worked at a preschool garden at...

Rainwater Harvesting class to be offered by Keep Coppell Beautiful

February 22, 2013

By: Tuulia Koponen Staff Writer   Valued for its purity and softness, rainwater is superior for landscape irrigation and household use and is becoming popular again with Keep Coppell Beautiful holding a Rainwater Harvesting class. Expert green architect Gar Olp, president of GGO Architects, will be teaching the cla...

Community gardens to host tree planting class

September 23, 2011

By Kelly Stewart Opinions Editor On October 1st, the Coppell Community Garden will have a tree planting class at the William T. Cozby Public Library. The class is free, and includes a discussion about trees and planting advice, with the opportunity to help plant a tree in the garden afterwards...

Coppell Community Gardens serve up more than fresh veggies

December 3, 2010

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Video coming soon The Coppell Community Gardens is one of Coppell’s most beautiful and unknown assets, up-kept by the few dozen of dedicated volunteers who wake each Saturday morning to prepare the fruits of their labor for pick-up by the Metrocrest Foodbank. Harvesting,...

Last minute NHS hours still available

May 5, 2010

By Loren Hughes Staff Writer As the end of the year comes to a close, National Honor Society members find themselves scrambling to finish their last minute required group and individual community service hours. Well, not to worry, because there are still many places that are available, even for...