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Another loss to the rock community: Glenn Frey

Another loss to the rock community: Glenn Frey

Eric Cashimere, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016

With the deaths of revered entertainers with names such as David Bowie and Alan Rickman, Jan. 18 took another life. Glenn Frey, the founding member of the rock band The Eagles, died from complications from pneumonia, rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis. Glenn Frey was born November 6, 1948...

Amorphis announces upcoming album: Circle

January 24, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Amorphis has been one of the world's most respected and iconic metal bands since they broke onto the scene twenty years ago. Since then, they have released ten albums - each different than the last. Their 11th full-length studio album, entitled Circle, has been confirme...

New study shines light on flaws of justice system

May 21, 2012

By Thomas Hair Online Copy Editor A recent study conducted by a pair of university institutes, University of Michigan Law School and the Center on Wrongful Convictions at Northwestern University School of Law, reported that well over 2,000 people in the past 23 years have been exonerated from priso...

Passing of friend impacts CHS starters on field

October 4, 2011

By Seth Slover Staff Writer Tragedy often has the greatest influence on those who are immediately impacted.  For Coppell football players Luke Jenner and Jason Lister, the tragic death of good friend Jha’Kyric Nixon has become their inspiration and motivation on the football field. Coppell resi...

Sidekick staffers on Patrick Swayze’s death

September 14, 2009

Chris Nguyen Features Editor "Nobody puts Baby in the corner." Those lines, from the movie Dirty Dancing, already had the potential to be placed in catchphrase hall of fame. But it was the way Patrick Swayze said them with such ease, such cool that made them forever immortal, one of the greatest momen...