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Projects to make a difference: CHS students give back to community through Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts

Coppell High School senior Nicole Rewerts wears her Girl Scouts vest and displays all her earned badges. Rewerts has been a part of Girl Scouts for nine years and will finish her last year as a senior. Photo by Jessica Jun.

Jessica Jun, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

As the school year wraps up, many students around Coppell High School participating in Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are completing their unique, individual projects within their organizations. The Sidekick sat down with these CHS students to discuss their passions, what projects they have participated in and what t...

Girl Scout Sing-along canceled due to low participation

April 16, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Since the days of Daisy Low, Girl Scouts and their leaders have been writing, singing, and playing songs that celebrate sisterhood and the fundamental ideals of Girl Scouting from their Girl Scout Song Book, the first of which was published in 1925. The Coppell Gir...

Girl Scout sales kickoff Friday

January 9, 2013

It is that time of year again. America's favorite cookies will be available for order starting this Friday the 11th. Product wise, this year will be not too different from past years. The top of three Thin Mints, Tagalongs and Samoas are still for sale. The "Troop to Troops" program is to be said...

10-year-old ranks top Girl Scout cookie seller in Coppell

Madeline McGregor sold almost 900 boxes of Girl Scout cookies, making her the top cookie seller in the Coppell and Valley Ranch area for the second year in a row. Photo by Mary Whitfill.

February 27, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor Five-year Girl Scout Madeline McGregor of Troop 8491 marked her second year as top Girl Scout Cookie seller in the Coppell and Valley Ranch area. With almost 900 boxes sold in initial sales, McGregor hopes to surpass last year’s sales by the end of the booth sale season. During the month of January, McGregor spent weeks going door to door to sell cookies to Coppell resi...

Girl scouts go for the gold as they celebrate 100 year

Photo by Rowan Khazendar.

February 13, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer Although Jena Seidemann is only a freshman, she already has high aspirations, including getting her Girl Scouts’ Gold Award.  Not only will she have gotten this esteemed award for all of her hard work and dedication, but many other things that she has gained from the pr...

A cookie conundrum

March 2, 2010

Girl Scouts appear to be taking a page out of Toyota's book this week, as they recall several batches of Lemon Chalet cookies. However, unlike Toyota, these "bad" batches are neither a safety hazard, nor will they cost you out of pocket to return and receive new cookies. Somethings to remember ab...

Considering all the cookies

January 15, 2010

Satvika Ananth Staff Writer Of all the things people can say "It's that time of year again" for, my very favorite is the Girl Scout Cookie sales season. And that's right folks. It's that time of year again. But for many, the ever-changing cookie roster causes some confusion. What are these strange...