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Update: Mathai soars through another elimination on The Voice

April 23, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor The vocal teams of Hip-Hop artist Cee Lo Green and Maroon 5’s Adam Levine sent two more aspiring musicians home on tonight’s episode of NBC’s The Voice. Of the eight performing finalists, two were sent home by their coaches during the instant elimination rounds. ...

Update: Coppell’s Sharon Mathai continues on ‘The Voice’

Update: Coppell’s Sharon Mathai continues on ‘The Voice’

March 26, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor After three weeks of battles between the contestants of NBC’s ‘The Voice,’ 2010 CHS graduate Sharon Mathai returned to the screen to defeat teammate Nicole Galyon. The two took on Sara Bareilles ‘Love Song’ in the final round of battles. On ‘The Voice,’ o...

Frost shows she has talent, work ethic to make it big

December 8, 2011

By Coleman Armes Staff Writer In the entertainment industry there are actors and actresses and there are also musicians. Every now and then, however, you have those talented few that can do both and at Coppell High School there just might be one of the next talented few. Students often mention how...

“The Voice” versus “American Idol”: which appeals more to the current audience?

American Idol finalist Scotty McCreery emerges from his limousine at the WQDR studios early on Saturday morning May 14, 2011, his first of many stops during a whirlwind tour of Raleigh and Garner. (Robert Willett/Raleigh News & Observer/MCT)

May 23, 2011

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor With only a few days left until the final results show of “American Idol”, the few devoted “Idol” fans do not have to wait much longer for a new star to be crowned. However, with so few true fans left, and comp etition from the new NBC show “The Voice”...

NBC’s Friday Night Lights returns tonight

May 7, 2010

By Travis Bremner Staff Writer The TV drama series Friday Night Lights returns tonight for its fourth season on NBC. The new season is said to feature much change in the fictional city of Dillion, Texas where the show takes place. Friday Night Lights will air 13 episodes this summer; it played o...

“Date Night” movie review

April 15, 2010

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer Steve Carrell and Tina Fey.  Two of the best comedians on television in one movie.  What could be better, right? Actually, a lot. Date Night, featuring the stars of NBC’s “The Office” and “30 Rock,” hit theaters April 9 after much excited anticipa...

NBC’s “Parenthood” makes comeback

March 10, 2010

          In a blog last week, I called NBC's pilot episode of  "Parenthood", "bland", "unoriginal" and "similar to a re-run of 7th Heaven".           Can I take it back?           The second episode which aired last night completely reassured my former doubts on the...

New Season of “Parenthood” brings mixed feelings

March 4, 2010

By: Renee Rohani Business Manager            NBC's Pilot episode of "Parenthood" aired Tuesday night, leaving me unsure on whether I actually liked it or not.           The show includes an great cast of Lauren Graham, Peter Krause, and Craig T. Nelson just to name a f...

Conan leaves empty hole in NBC

January 29, 2010

I’m trying to find the logic behind angering your biggest asset— besides their action/comedy “Chuck”, of course— in order to save a poorly rated show with an overrated host. Needless to say, I can’t come up with anything. NBC messed up. Big time. Okay, okay, I get it. This has been...

Midseason changes for TV

January 17, 2010

by Melissa Brisco Staff Writer At the start of each new year, television networks asses the successes and failures of their shows and choose to replace them or start a new show. In addition, there are shows that come back at the start of the new year after a year or half year off. Regardless of why,...

New upgrades for “Chuck”

January 15, 2010

Rebecca Neumann Staff Writer After being on hiatus since April, NBC’s hit television show “Chuck” has returned with some new upgrades. “Chuck” centers around Chuck Bartowski, played by Zachary Levi, a computer expert for the fictional Buy More technology store (sound familiar?). Two years ...

No more Mr. Nice Spy for “Chuck” fans

January 9, 2010

By Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor Thank the heavens -- "Chuck" is coming back on air. Tomorrow, Jan. 10, the show will kick off its third season with a two-hour season premiere beginning at 9:00/8:00 p.m. central time, followed by a one-hour episode at its regular time on Monday, Jan. 11 ...