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CHS media programs take home top honors at journalism convention

The Sidekick, KCBY-TV and Round-Up went to the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention in San Francisco. The Sidekick and KCBY-TV each won first place in Best of Show, and Coppell Student Media won its second Online Pacemaker.

Wren Lee, Executive Design Editor

April 18, 2018

The announcer went down the list of National Scholastic Press Association Online Pacemaker winners during the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention in San Francisco and said, “Another school from Texas,” then paused.   “I know there were other schools from Texas that were finalist...

San Francisco pedestrians rock to beat of Urban Funk Machine

Street musicians Larry Hunt and Edward Jackson performing for tourists and citizens. Photo by Stephanie Alexander

April 30, 2013

By Stephanie Alexander Staff Writer SAN FRANCISCO - Hungry for lunch after three hours of convention sessions, student journalists are ready to take on another day in San Francisco. The sound of drums was heavy on the corner of Fourth and Market Street. There is a man beating on a drum ...

Baseball Town: San Franciscans can’t get enough of Giants

Students test in teacher Reagan Richmond's 7th period Geometry class. Photo by Rinu Daniel.

April 30, 2013

By Stephanie Gross Sports Writer SAN FRANCISCO - After jumping from the Texas Rangers to division rival Los Angeles Angels, outfielder Josh Hamilton questioned if  football-crazy Dallas-Fort Worth is a "baseball town." But Hamilton would have a really hard time making such a strong claim about San Francisco, where baseball lies deep in the heart of B...

Love of journalism brings together special couple

Love of journalism brings together special couple

April 29, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer SAN FRANCISCO - Rob and Kristi Rathbun are the dynamic duo of journalism. When students and advisors attend their session “Take it from the top: headlines and ledes” or “Borrowing from the best to be the best” at the Journalism Education Association/National Scholastic Press Associati...