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Harry Potter club teaches more than spells

Coppell High School junior Rhea Tibrewal explains how to create a wand on Thursday in room B203. Tibrewal is the president and founder of the recently created CHS Harry Potter Club.

By Emma Cummins, Editorial Page Editor

February 12, 2016

There is one room at Coppell High School that is just like Hogwarts. The members can be found making wands, discussing their favorite Snape scenes or trying to organize a quidditch team.   If you have not already guessed, the new club is exclusively devoted to all things Harry Potter. ...

Harry Potter fans will remember Rickman always

Alan Rickman attends the BAFTA hosted A Life in Pictures with Alan Rickman event on April 15, 2015 in London. The actor has died from cancer at age 69, his family said on Jan. 14, 2016.

Elena Gillis, Staff Writer

January 20, 2016

As Severus Snape, the Sheriff of Nottingham, Harry, Hans and Doctor Lazarus, Alan Rickman left a lasting impression with each and every person he came in contact with. He possessed the ability to mold himself into whatever role he was presented with, and it was for that reason that he captured so many...

Harry Potter stars make new names for themselves

Daniel Radcliffe poses at the

January 24, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer The Harry Potter film franchise has been a huge part of culture all over the world since the first movie premiered in 2001, and it has continued to play a significant role in entertainment today, even with the conclusion of the series. But the actors are final...

The end of the Harry Potter era

The end of the Harry Potter era

September 7, 2011

By Tolu Salako Staff Writer Rewind 10 years to Nov. 16, 2001 when millions of kids around the world wear their best black polo blouses and appropriately colored house ties. Boys draw their best lightning scar on the right side of their forehead while girls try their best to look like 11-year-old Hermione Granger. Kids of all ag...

CHS Potter fans pick wandwork over schoolwork

December 14, 2010

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor On Nov. 19, a more than usual amount of students were caught napping in class, a phenomena caused by Potter-induced sleep deprivation. There is a good chance that you were one of the many who attended the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hal...

Harry Potter not sacrilegious, Hair says

December 1, 2010

Emma Hair Copy Editor There are many people in this world who make snap-judgments about things because of their religion. The first thing that comes to mind is the shocking number of people who have yet to read the Harry Potter series because they heard it contains witchcraft, and, apparently, t...

Expert comes to Coppell library to discuss all things Harry Potter

November 11, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor in Chief Think you know everything about Harry Potter? Steve Vander Ark asks you to think again. This Sunday, November 14 at 2 p.m., Harry Potter expert Steve Vander Ark will be at the Coppell William T. Cozby Public Library to discuss all things magical during an inform...

Upcoming entertainment options

October 26, 2010

by Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Looking for something to do? Look no further: there are plenty of upcoming opportunites around the Coppell area to keep you (and your friends) busy and having fun. MOVIES Due Date: November 5 Megamind: November 5 Morning Glory: November 12 Harry P...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1

September 23, 2010

By Jane Kim Staff Writer The newest Harry Potter theatrical trailer was just released last night. The whole cast is back in this last installation of the very successful movie series based on the wildly popular book series by J.K. Rowling. Since book 7 was so long, the producers had to cut it d...

Potter-mania revived with “A Very Potter Sequel”

September 3, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Last year, I wrote a story about a little YouTube production from Starkid Productions called "A Very Potter Musical". If you can't tell by the tone of the article (or by the fact that I dedicated an entire article to the production,) I'm kind of in love with this show. ...

Theme Park Riles Pot-Heads

April 16, 2010

by Ellen Cameron Staff Writer Harry Potter fan, affectionately called "pot-heads" are preparing for the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, a new theme park that will open in June of this year. Some call it Harry Potter land. I call it heaven. Th theme park, which has...

Percy Jackson is my new BFF

December 15, 2009

"Read it!" My friend Krysia urged me. "It's like Harry Potter in mythology!" She was right; it was amazing. I borrowed the first book, The Lightning Thief, from her on Friday morning and finished it that night. The next, The Sea of Monsters, took me two days because I had less time to read it. I...