Coppell Student Media

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Finding your place through spontaneous decisions

Coppell Police Chief Danny Barton looks through paperwork in his new office at the Coppell Police Station on Dec. 14. Barton has been a part of the police force for more than 20 years and was sworn in as Coppell Police Chief on Dec. 3.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

At 22 years old, Danny Barton, a biochemistry major from the University of North Texas, did not think he would end up being the Police Chief of the Coppell Police Department. In fact, he did not think he would join the police force at all.   “I got into it by accident but I fell in love with it immediat...

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 ...

Grab some friends, pull a real fire truck to support ACA

February 19, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor The Coppell Fire Department always has your back, ‘round the clock, but now there is an opportunity for you to support them. The Fire Department is hosting a Fire Truck Pull event at Wagon Wheel Park on March 22. This will be Coppell’s first Fire Truck Pull event, though neighboring communities have hosted similar fundraisers. The Fire...

Christmas cheer in the math department

December 4, 2009

The math department has decided to gather up money to donate to a Christmas angle tree.  But the math department has also decided to help spread the holiday cheer by turning this simple donation excersise into a raffel.  Up for grabs are two parking spots the math department gained in the turkey drive...

All aboard Anything Goes Image and video hosting by TinyPic

October 2, 2009

By Katie Quill Photo Editor Video by Haley Powers and Christina Baker, KCBY While most Coppell students have been focused on the recent successes of the football team and general homecoming madness, another group has been hard at work behind the scenes on the upcoming musical, Anything Goes. After three de...