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Travel, family, full stomachs

Travel, family, full stomachs

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With the diverse community at Coppell High School, the holiday season means different things to different people. From recipes to simple traditions to attending events, the variation at CHS is incredible. Follow these students through their adventures during the holidays.   Coppell High Scho...

From sunny Florida to frigid Virginia to dry west coast

From sunny Florida to frigid Virginia to dry west coast

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Personal Columns

Living on the southern tip of the northeast for most of my life, I grew up in what is the ideal holiday atmosphere. Christmas Day, it would be below freezing, with a few exceptions, with a light layer of snow covering the ground like a blanket.   However, as my family traveled more during t...

Eight holidays in March you may have never heard of

Eight holidays in March you may have never heard of

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Need an excuse to celebrate? Here are eight different holidays in March you may have never heard of:   Panic Day - March 9 Ever panic at the worst possible times? Well, on this day, it is socially acceptable to find yourself in a frenzy. People are free to scream, shout and let it out. Although...

Eight holidays in February that you may have never heard of

Eight holidays in February that you may have never heard of

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer

February 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Sick of all the Valentine’s Day hype? Here are some holidays that are celebrated in February that you may not have heard of.   Feb. 8 - Clean Out Your Computer Day Falling on the second Monday of the month, this holiday has been around since 2000 and is sponsored by the Institute of ...

Starting off the New Year different; opening up to a new way of celebrating

Starting off the New Year different; opening up to a new way of celebrating

January 8, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Student Opinions

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   The time ticked by, almost seeming to slow down as we got to the final countdown. The room was filled with numerous families, most of which I had just met hours ago, but they all engulfed me in hugs and cheers once the clock struck midnight on...

Light up the holidays with the best places to look at Christmas lights

Light up the holidays with the best places to look at Christmas lights

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

December 17, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The holiday season is filled with hot chocolate, chilly weather, snuggly sweaters and last but not least, bright holiday lights. As Christmas quickly approaches, there is much anticipation at night to explore the neighborhoods twinkling decorations and soak up the festive mood.   Looking a...

Five festive activities to cure boredom, celebrate the holidays over Winter Break

Five festive activities to cure boredom, celebrate the holidays over Winter Break

December 17, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

By Sloane Samberson Managing Editor @SloaneSamberson   Winter Break; two weeks of freedom, relaxation and celebration - and for most, it could not have come any sooner.   Though many of you have holiday activities that have been planned out months in advance, two weeks is a long...

Swap memories and love with this Angel Kiss Cookie recipe

Swap memories and love with this Angel Kiss Cookie recipe

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes, Showcase

By Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   The holiday season is full of love, family, and in my house, cookies. Every year around Christmas, my family participates in a cookie swap with close family-friends, leaving us with many delicious recipes that are cookie swap favorites. Throughout...

Merry Christmas: political correctness makes mark at Starbucks

Merry Christmas: political correctness makes mark at Starbucks

Grant Spicer, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under Opinions

In light of Starbucks’ new design plan for their holiday cups, many individuals are upset, if not outraged about the global company taking off their references to the holiday in favor of a more clean and minimalistic approach to their holiday branding.   Their new design approach is to sell ...

“Roll” into the holidays with Pumpkin Rolls

“Roll” into the holidays with Pumpkin Rolls

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Every holiday season my aunt makes delicious Pumpkin Rolls and the recipe has become a favorite family tradition. Although Pumpkin Rolls are a traditional dessert, my aunt has her own twist on them that will leave you wanting more after the roll is devoured.   These easy-to-make, mouthwatering Pumpkin Ro...