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Dressember is a challenge of wearing a dress or tie for all of december, and is a conversation starter to educate communities about modern slavery and an opportunity to fundraise. The Sidekick Staff Writer Charlotte Vanyo wears a dress every day of December to raise money to prevent human trafficking.

Don’t dress to oppress

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer January 10, 2019

My mission in life is to make a difference - even a small one. Because of this, I try to be politically active in any way a 16-year-old can. I can often be found at town halls, rallies and marches. Many...

Coppell High School assistant principal Cindi Osborne with son Ryne Osborne, who has Crohn’s disease, a rare illness that affects the digestive tract, in her office in Student Services South during eighth period on Sept. 12. A CHS team to participate in the Crohn’s and Colitis Fort Worth Takes Steps walk has been organized by Instructional Coach Derryl Lee to raise money and awareness for the illness. The walk will be held on Sept. 29 in Trinity Park in Fort Worth.

One step at a time: Osbornes combat Crohn’s through upcoming school walk

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor September 20, 2018

After staying in the hospital during August with her son Ryne Osborne, who has been diagnosed with a rare illness, Coppell High School assistant principal Cindi Osborne returned to CHS in September with...

On the Spot: Coppell Best Buddies to host fundraising car wash

On the Spot: Coppell Best Buddies to host fundraising car wash

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer April 25, 2018

On Saturday, the Coppell Best Buddies club at Coppell High School will host its first car wash to raise funds for buddies, or those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.   The car...

Coppell High School senior Ruqiya Bankole displays her acrylic painting called “Illuminate”. Bankole sells artwork she has made as well as artwork donated by students and teachers to sell at festivals for “Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation” in order to help children battling cancer.

Local students using art to help support cancer patients

Sofia Guerrero, Staff Writer November 8, 2017

Lanterns were thrown into the air by people who travelled to the Shine Festival near Denton, and people enjoyed lemonade and art. This was Coppell High School senior Ruqiya Bankole’s view on Oct. 7 as...

Project Graduation asks for last minute donations

May 15, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Graduation is quickly approaching, and that means it is almost time for Project Graduation. For those not familiar with the event, Project Graduation is a safe, school...

Registration for Beach volleyball tournament heats up

May 8, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer The weather is heating up here in Texas and that can only mean one thing: it is time for the 13th Annual Coppell Volleyball Beach Tournament. This annual team tournament...

Nail salon donates to Relay for Life

April 16, 2013

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer As Relay for Life draws near, more and more teams are looking for ways to raise money. On Thursday, April 18th, the new nail salon, Deluxe Nail Spa, next to Smashburger,...

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

March 20, 2013

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer On Saturday, The Sidekick and Taylor's Gift is hosting the first Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East to raise awareness for organ donation. The...

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...

Coppell Fire Department to host inaugural truck pull

February 13, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Fundraising is never an easy activity, but the Coppell Fire Department's fresh new idea is already gaining attention. To raise money for the 2013 Relay for Life Coppell...

Hockey Notebook: Cowboys skating with four-game win streak on the line

Hockey Notebook: Cowboys skating with four-game win streak on the line

December 19, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer After a devastating 5-4 loss to Garland/Bishop Lynch, in which their opponent stormed back in the third period with three goals to win the game, the Coppell Cowboys have...

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

November 30, 2012

Editor's note: Due to a lack of registered participants, Saturday’s Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East will be rescheduled for a date later in the school year. Payments...

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