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Cowboys fall in physical battle to Mustangs, 66-50

Sophomore Sam Marshall guards a Grapevine player in last night's game at Coppell High School. Marshall lead the team in scoring with 11 points. Photo by Kelly Monaghan.

December 17, 2014

By Joseph Krum Staff Writer @joseph_krum In a physical matchup against the Grapevine Mustangs, the Coppell Cowboys basketball team fell 66-50 to fall to 4-9 on the season Tuesday night at Coppell High School. (Always put the day and location)  It was a game where it seemed like there was a foul or turnover ...

Boys basketball playoff hopes rest on play-in game

Boys basketball playoff hopes rest on play-in game

February 13, 2014

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Playoff hopes are still alive for the Coppell boys basketball team after their final district-win against the Flower Mound Jaguars last night at Coppell High School. After senior guard Brandon Watson sunk two free throws with four seconds left in the game, Flower Mound...

8 ways to have the perfect weekend

8 ways to have the perfect weekend

January 11, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer We live for the weekend, counting down the days. When it comes, we end up sleeping more than we expect and doing less than we want. Sunday rolls around and we wish we had more time. The problem is not a lack of time; it’s a misuse of time. Next weekend, fill...

DFW holiday event guide

DFW holiday event guide

December 7, 2012

Tina Huang Staff Writer Part of the holiday spirit comes from events and activities done during the festive season. Families and friends swarm to events such as “The Nutcracker” ballet and The Gaylord Hotel’s ICE! Display. They gather for pictures with Santa or put up holiday decorations. And...

New Year’s Eve and The Sitter to be released tomorrow

December 8, 2011

By Annie Wen Staff Writer With the weather getting colder outside there’s nothing better to do than to go to the movie theater and sit down with a nice warm tub of popcorn and a good movie. New Year’s Eve and The Sitter are two highly anticipated films that will both be opening in wide release...

Cowgirls suffer playoff loss to Grapevine in shootout

April 1, 2011

By Peter Sblendorio Sports Editor Just three days after the Coppell Cowboys soccer team was eliminated from the postseason, the Cowgirls suffered the same fate, falling to Grapevine in an overtime shootout to end their hopes for a state title. The Cowgirls, who beat Plano West 1-0 on Tuesday...

Grapevine Chocolate Festival held Mar. 12-13

March 9, 2010

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer Downtown Grapevine is known for its annual “Grapefest” in September.  An event that many people do not know about, however, is Grapevine’s Chocolate Festival this Friday and Saturday, March 12-13. On Friday from 7-10pm, the Chocolate Fest will feature “An Ev...

Grapevine’s Main Street offers free holiday activities for all

December 16, 2009

By Loren Hughes Staff Writer For those that are looking for fun yet cheap activities to do for Christmas, Coppell might not be the place to look.  A horse drawn carriage ride through Old Coppell is $165 (although I'm sure it's extremely nice and worth the money). But for those high-schoolers...