Coppell Student Media

CISD given award for financial responsibility

March 19, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor The Dallas Business Journal has recognized Coppell ISD as a recipient of the Texas Comptroller’s 2011 Texas Honors Circle Award (THCA). The THCA is based on the Financial Accountability System of Texas (FAST) results and is awarded to those districts that score hig...

State of the Union outlines presidential plans

State of the Union outlines presidential plans

January 25, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor On Jan. 24 President Obama’s annual State of the Union address outlined what Obama considers to be the most pressing issues for his coming year in office. For those of you who missed out on the speech, that lasted over one hour, the following will serve a...

An arm and a leg: the true cost of health reform

April 15, 2010

by Blake Seitz In the words of famous free-market economist Mil­ton Friedman, “there’s no such thing as a free meal.” It’s time to apply this common-sense logic to health care reform. The Obama admin­istration claims the final health care package will extend coverage to 32 mil­lion...