Coppell Student Media

Coppell Deli savors National Sandwich Day

Coppell Deli savors National Sandwich Day

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer/Photographer

October 30, 2019

Crispy bacon, fluffy moist eggs, a salty sausage patty and slices of American cheese. All of these ingredients combine to form the delightful smell and fresh taste of Stubbs Special-the highlight of my weekend.  National Sandwich Day is celebrated on Nov. 3 annually. The interesting history of National Sandwich ...

Concert on the Lawn creates high spirits of honoring Old Town

Concert on the Lawn creates high spirits of honoring Old Town

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

May 6, 2017

There is almost never a time when Old Town Coppell is not buzzing with energy. The small town feel of Old Town represents the historical aspects of the the origins of Coppell.   Last night, the Third annual Coppell Concert on the Lawn took place at the Square of Old Town Coppell to celebrate ...

Old Town Coppell grows, retains small town atmosphere

Old Town Coppell grows, retains small town atmosphere

Thomas Rousseau, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

With the recent anniversary of Old Town Coppell being celebrated, much is changing in Coppell’s cultural center. Within many businesses, Coppell High School students are hard at work and contributing to their workplaces.   Coppell High School junior Catherine Carter has been employed at ...

Old Town Coppell combines past and present in 1st anniversary celebration

May 2, 2015

By Aisha Espinosa staff writer @aishaespinosa1 Old Town Coppell has long been a historic landmark of the city, especially with the preserved Kirkland house - the oldest in Coppell  - and the relocated Minyard’s store.With the development of restaurants, businesses and homes around Main Street, this area of the city has turned into a community hub. On F...

Food Truck Frenzy set to give crazy good food

March 27, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm Sweet, savory smells will fill Old Town Coppell as the city tomorrow hosts the first Food Truck Frenzy. The event is from 6-9 p.m, and will house a variety of different food trucks so everybody can find something they love. The food trucks that will be present at the ...

Old Town Coppell reborn with celebration, festivities

Old Town Coppell reborn with celebration, festivities

May 3, 2014

By Summer Crawford Staff Writer After being claimed in 1832 as the “Grapevine Springs” community, the plot of land where over 40,000 people reside was deemed to be The City of Coppell in 1890. Through the years that have passed, Old Town Coppell remains a symbol of the history of Coppell, and its i...

Old businesses react to the new businesses of Main Street

Old businesses react to the new businesses of Main Street

April 20, 2013

By Mia Ford Staff Photographer Coppell residents are thrilled about the revamping of Old Town Coppell, but the small businesses in the area share mixed feelings about it. Some small businesses feel that it may affect the small-town feel of the area. “I was excited for our little independent...

Coppell Farmers Market to open Saturday

April 3, 2013

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer For the 11th straight year the Coppell Farmers Market will be opening on Saturday April 6. Starting this Saturday the Farmers Market will be open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The opening of the Famers Market will be accompanied by over 30 vendors selling pro...

Keep Coppell landmarks from becoming history

Keep Coppell landmarks from becoming history

November 30, 2012

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer Recently, I was driving down the streets of Coppell and looking around at all the half-empty strip malls, numerous fast food restaurants and sub-divisions. I became very troubled. I began to notice that familiar streets with older homes were now leveled by bulldozer...

Old Town Coppell to catch up with times

Old Town Coppell to catch up with times

November 6, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer A general store, barber shop and some railroad tracks were all that made up the City of Coppell in the early 1900s. Since then, sprouted up around what is now referred to as Old Town Coppell As new retail developments and residential districts popped up around the city, Old Town slo...

Photo Gallery: The new “Old Town Coppell”

Photo Gallery: The new “Old Town Coppell”

September 27, 2012

Photos by Mia Ford Old Town Coppell has gone through major construction over the past few months. Many people are wondering about the new area and the changes they have made so far. The people of Coppell are anticipating "Main Street Coppell" to be a fun and exciting new area.

Coppell under construction

January 26, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer Old Town Coppell has been standing since the beginning of Coppell itself. As the rest of the community upgraded and modernized, Old Town Coppell was one of the few things that remained constant.  It has survived for years, but now, this little piece of Old Coppell...