Coppell Student Media

  • Cowgirl volleyball playing McKinney Boyd in CHS arena on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
  • Picture day taking place on 9/21 and 9/22 in the CHS cafeteria during students' english class period

CGI lowers standards of film industry

April 1, 2013

By Will Thomas Staff Writer Everyone who has been to a movie theater in the past three decades has seen the effects of Computer Generated Images (CGI). Whether it is a talking animal in a live action film or an entire environment, CGI has overtaken the film industry. I recently watched Jaws for th...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey dazzles mortal viewers

Ian McKellen as the Wizard Gandalf the Grey in the fantasy adventure,

December 19, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor It has been over a decade since Frodo Baggins defeated Sauron and the Ring to the amazement of moviegoers worldwide, magnificently concluding Peter Jackson’s mission to translate Tolkien’s written masterpiece The Lord of the Rings into visual masterpiece. As...

Library to host Hobbit Party

September 17, 2009

By Ellen Cameron Staff Writer The William T. Cozby Public Library is going to host a Hobbit Party on Sept. 23, at 7:00 p.m. to honor the birthdays of Bilbo and Frodo Bagins, protagonists of the popular Lord of the Rings trilogy. Participants are encouraged to dress in their best Hobbit outfit...