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Mums through the ages; quick look back at earlier CHS mums, traditions

Mums through the ages; quick look back at earlier CHS mums, traditions

October 23, 2014

Video by Jordan Logan.     Gabby Sahm staff writer @yoitsgoobs Today, when you look at mums we see fake flowers, layers upon layers of ribbons, bells, whistles, lights and let’s not forget the outrageous size of them. It seems mums are only growing bigger each year,...

Homecoming, more stress than it is worth?

October 22, 2013

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer Homecoming, a tradition celebrated throughout Coppell High School for years. Picking out the perfect dress, finding that one guy nice enough to ask you and then getting that enormous mum is just the cherry on top. But with all of the celebration comes stress and in some case...

Homecoming: more than just bells and whistles

October 13, 2009

Two weeks ago when I went to visit my brother at Southern Methodist University, I met his friend from California. At some point while talking to her, we reached the topic of Homecoming. “What’s a mum?” she asked with confusion. Wanting to show her an important Texas tradition, I pulled up...