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Kim, Van Hoose prove music has no boundaries

The Blanders, a cover band consisting of two individual singers and CHS graduates, Christian Van Hoose and Hanuy Kim sing “Somewhere Only We Know” at the 2012 CHS graduation ceremony last June at the University of North Texas coliseum. Van Hoose attends the Brigham Young University in Idaho and Kim attends the University of North Texas in Denton. Photo by Rowan Khazendar.

May 22, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media On a normal day after Madrigals practice, two students stand waiting for their rides home. They begin talking to each other, and the ice is broken. Coppell High School 2012 graduates Hanuy Kim and Christian Van Hoose met during their junior year while...

City Council meeting will decide the fate of a dog park in Coppell

May 13, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media After a long pursuit in obtaining a dog park the moment has finally come. The City Council Meeting will have the final vote on the park Tuesday May 14. The meeting will begin with a discussion in the executive session starting at 6:30 p.m. and then the...

William T. Cozby library holds third annual CozbyCon

May 6, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media With the CozbyCon art contest coming to an end the William T. Cozby Library is holding their third annual comic/anime convention. There will be a cosplay panel with Melfina, FUNimation Entertainment will discuss anime and there will be local artists and ...

YOUR Community Credit Union offering scholarship to seniors

May 2, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media YOUR Community Credit Union has announced its 4th Annual Judy W. Kelley scholarships to be given to 2013 graduating seniors.  Seniors must be members at the YCCU to qualify and the deadline is May 17. In the past three years YOUR Community Credit Union has gr...

Library hosts Read to Rover

April 29, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media Independent readers in grades 1 through 5 are wanted for a reading, they will read aloud to an audience of willing listeners that will not interrupt or correct them. This group of listeners will only bark with excitement. On May 18the William T. Cozby Library is hosting their Read to Rover event, where students can read to spe...

Capezzuto finds musical identity

Senior Chris Capezzuto has always felt a connection with music. Capezzuto frequently posts cover songs to his Youtube channel: Chris Capezzuto.

April 24, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media The audience claps along as senior Chris Capezzuto sings “Pride and Joy” at this year’s talent show. Capezzuto sits alone on stage with only his acoustic guitar and his voice to win over the crowd. Capezzuto has been a longtime music enthusiast;...

Living With Your Parents painful for audiences as well

Brad Garrett and Elizabeth Perkins star in

April 10, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media Living with your parents is hard enough when you are in high school; imagine you and your young daughter moving in with them after a divorce. ABC’s newest show “How To Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life)” tells the story of single mom Polly (Sarah Chalke) and her daughter Natalie (Rachel Eggleston...

Between the Lines program draws to an end

April 1, 2013

Corrina Taylor Social Media Director From peculiar photos to vintage lanterns, the William T. Cozby Library included it all in this year's Between the Lines reading program. The program was over the book miss peregrine's home for peculiar children, this book brought on two different contests. A phot...

Taylor named director of student media

March 29, 2013

By Natalie Gilbert Staff Writer Social media plays a major role in present day journalism due to its high involvement in society. In order for the Sidekick to keep our readers informed on a constant basis, senior Corrina Taylor has been named our new director of social media. While finding the...

The CHS theater department will put on a night of two acts

March 25, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer The Broadway Bound theater class will be performing two student directed One Act plays. The first play, Waiting for Godot written by Samuel Beckett, is a story about two characters waiting for someone to arrive. The play is filled with randomness and will keep th...

Summer volunteer opportunities now available for teens

March 15, 2013

Corrina Taylor Staff Writer In the scorching summer heat the public library offers solace from the weather outside, with its air conditioning, cold soft drinks and abundance of books. During the summer the William T. Cozby library is commonly filled with people of all ages, due to the abundanc...

Public library to hold trivia contest

March 13, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer With spring break drawing into a close there are only a couple left to enjoy the break. The William T. Cozby Library is offering students a chance to have some fun before school starts back up with a trivia contest. The contest is to be held on Thursday, Mar. 14. The...