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Building confidence

The 14 girls participating in the women’s self defense class practice using pressure points. Pressure points can knock out the attacker with a simple hit. The classes take place at the Coppell Police Department on Wednesday’s from 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Thanks to the self defense classes held at the police department, the women living in Coppell have felt more safe and secure for 16 years. Classes are held every fall and spring and the dates and vary from year to year. “It’s important for a woman to know how to defend herself or at the very least ...

Self defense class teaches senior girls important skills

February 10, 2014

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer If you go to the Coppell Middle School East on a Tuesday night, chances are you will find high school girls karate-chopping and kickboxing throughout the gym. Coppell High School started offering a self defense course in 2004 for senior female students and has off...

Allen QB Murray ‘too much’ for Coppell defense

Allen QB Murray 'too much' for Coppell defense

September 28, 2013

By John Loop Sports Editor Allen junior quarterback Kyler Murray is even quicker in person. So it would make sense why Murray has fielded offers from The University of Texas-Austin, Texas A&M University, and Ohio State University, among others, in his list of potential college suitors. Murray's...

Cowboys defense allows season-high 14 points

At the recent game against Garland Owls, Coppell's  defense gears up to improve during this football season. Photo by Rowan Khazendar.

September 22, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer On a night when the Coppell Cowboy offense was clicking on all cylinders, the defense gave up the highest amount of points, 14, they had allowed all season. Going back to square one to get ready for Allen next week is at the top of the Cowboys' list. The Eagles boast one of the highest scoring offenses in th...

Coppell’s defense flawless against Longview Lobos

Coppell Cowboys successfully play defense against the Longview Lobos. Photo by Mia Ford.

September 2, 2012

By Stephanie Gross Staff Writer An excellent Coppell High School defense frustrated the Longview Lobos offense in the Tom Landry Classic, which was played this past Saturday night at SMU’s Gerald Ford Stadium. The Coppell Cowboys upset the state’s eighth ranked Lobos and held the team to just ...

State of the Union outlines presidential plans

U.S. President Barack Obama gives the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress, Tuesday, January 24, 2012, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

January 25, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor On Jan. 24 President Obama’s annual State of the Union address outlined what Obama considers to be the most pressing issues for his coming year in office. For those of you who missed out on the speech, that lasted over one hour, the following will serve a...