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Halloween Candy Cruise

October 5, 2020

Roll into Halloween with a sweet ride through our Candy Cruise! Join City of Coppell departments, local businesses, and organizations for this new twist on trick or treating! Remain in your vehicle and drive through the parking lot at the Coppell Senior and Community Center and receive pre-bagged treats...

Scare on the Square

October 5, 2020

Come out in your spookiest Halloween costumes to trick-or-treat in Old Town, 768 W. Main Street, on Saturday, October 24 for Scare on the Square! From 11 am – 2 pm, participating local businesses will be handing out treats to little ghosts and ghouls! Grab some lunch from Fletchers Original Corny...

Mix Disney and Halloween and get affordable costumes

Coppell High School sophomore Anika Arutla dresses up as Te Fiti from the Disney movie Moana. To be Te Fiti, you can use a floral skirt, a green sweater, a flower crown, and floral jewelry.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

Are you tired of buying cheap, overpriced costumes from Halloween stores? If you are, no worries. We have the perfect solution. Here are three Disney-themed Halloween costumes, all of which are easy and affordable to make. Our first one is the infamous Russell from the Disney Pixar movie Up. Russell is a ...

Hullababoo brings community together for early Halloween (with video)

Hullababoo brings community together for early Halloween (with video)

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

At the First United Methodist Church (FUMC), little kids could be spotted in costumes, ranging from Ghostbusters to firefighters, getting into the spirit of Halloween a little early.   FUMC of Coppell hosted its annual Halloween Hullababoo on Oct, 26, which consisted of a bounce house, tr...

Spine-tingling, haunting activities to do this Halloween

Graphic by Austin Banzon.

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016

Every year, Halloween is a beloved, highly anticipated holiday. Whether it is watching a scary movie, dressing up, carving pumpkins or making it through a haunted house, the options available to keep adrenaline seekers busy are closer than you think.   Here is a list of the best things to do on o...

Last minute ideas, events to lift your spirits on Halloween

Graphic by Manu Garikipati

October 29, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Halloween is only days away, and if you are one of the many people who wait till the last minute to put some plans together, then I’ve got the perfect thing for you. Here is a list of the upcoming Halloween events the City of Coppell will be h...

Top Halloween costumes you need to consider this fall

Graphic by Manu Garikipati

October 2, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Halloween season is upon us, and it is time to start deciding what costume you want to give show off this year. If you are one of the many who have no idea where to begin in your search, have no fear, I am here with a list of Halloween cost...

Haunted halls of New Tech High gives students a scare

Haunted halls of New Tech High gives students a scare

October 24, 2014

Sloane Samberson staff writer @sloane_avery In the chilled, pitch-black halls of New Tech [email protected] you could hear bellowing screams, bone-chilling shrieks and echoing ghoulish laughter. This could have only meant one thing: New Tech’s annual haunted house was back. On Thursday, New Tech held...

From minions to wrecking balls, this year’s top Halloween costumes are epitome of 2013

From minions to wrecking balls, this year's top Halloween costumes are epitome of 2013

October 24, 2013

By Sloane Samberson Staff Writer All Hallow’s Eve is creeping up upon us. The one night when you can splurge on candy and dress up to be someone you are not. My predictions for this year’s array of costumes consists of musical artist, movie and television inspired costumes to sum up the eventful...

Cash for Candy offers alternative to eating Halloween candy

November 1, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer On Halloween, children and teenagers made their way around Coppell to receive candy. Instead of saving the candy, a local dentist offers an alternative to indulging in sweets. Dr. Melissa Rozas of Coppell will be holding a Cash for Candy drive on Nov. 8 from 2:00 p...

Photo Gallery: Halloween on Roundrock Circle

Photo Gallery: Halloween on Roundrock Circle

November 1, 2012

The annual Roundrock Circle carnival had kids of all ages playing games while dressed up in their costumes, celebrating the  Halloween spirit. Photos by Rachel Bush.

Halloween still fun for all ages

October 31, 2012

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer Candy, costumes, trick 'o' treating and scary movies are all popular traditions of the Halloween seaosn, but is there an age where kids and teenagers become too old for these activities? While dressing up is still an exciting thing for high school students to do,...