Coppell Student Media

What-a restaurant: Texas icon named best in Coppell

What-a restaurant: Texas icon named best in Coppell

December 20, 2015


Filed under 2016 Winners, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

By Valeria Gil de Leyva Staff Writer @valeriasgil “There are no specific favorites, everything sells. Everyone loves Whataburger,” Coppell Whataburger employee Laura B. said.   When you say “Texas,” a lot of people will think “Whataburger.” Whataburger first opened in 1955 in Co...

Pink Slime

March 28, 2012


Filed under News

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer Organic eating has really made an impact on American culture recently. Places like Sprouts are popping up everywhere. People are conforming their appetites with Cliff bars and Odwalla. But even though the zero-preservative lifestyle has dispersed throughout the cou...

Carroll weighs in on childhood obesity

Carroll weighs in on childhood obesity

March 1, 2012


Filed under Opinions

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer In elementary school, Fridays meant more than the day before the weekend for me. It meant the one-day of the week when my mom allowed me to purchase a dessert with my lunch. I learned at a young age the importance of moderation and making healthy decisions when i...

The Mc-Licious return of the McRib

November 3, 2010


Filed under Entertainment Blog, News Blog

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Yup, McDonalds has brought back the infamous McRib sandwich - and we wonder why half the country is obese. The sandwich, which consists of a rib slathered in barbecue sauce, pickles and onions, will be back on the McDonalds for a limited time of six weeks. It has ...

Plans to open In-N-Out Burger in Garland

September 14, 2010


Filed under News Blog

By Henna Khan Staff Writer/Photographer The rumors were true, the infamous In-N-Out Burger joint of Southern California is finally making its way down to the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Unfortunately, for those of of who live in Coppell, this bit of news may not be so advantageous after all....

Are you gonna eat that?

May 26, 2010


Filed under Student Life

Do you know the nutritional value of a hamburger from a fast food restaurant? Do you care? In a city such as Coppell where there is an array of fast food restaurants, questions like these are reasonable to ask any teen or resident. Whether or not it’s reasonable to think they’d have an answer...