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Rakestraw’s Cowboys win one for Kamryn

Photo courtesy Chad Rakestraw

April 20, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer GEORGETOWN - Amidst the celebration and shouts of joy, Coppell head soccer coach Chad Rakestraw found his 2-year old daughter Kamryn, and held her in his arms. Since little Kamryn was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, an extremely rare form of cancer that develops in infants and young children, last May, Coppell ...

“Thriller” flash mob raises money for Rakestraw family

Students at Coppell Middle School North learned the

November 5, 2012

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer Since Michael Jackson released the music video for his hit song “Thriller” in 1982, countless people have tried to master Jackson’s zombie-like dance moves. These dance moves have inspired an annual flash-mob called “Thrill the World.” Every year since 2006 on Oct. 27, people all across the globe have ga...