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Texting while driving ban takes effect today (with video)

Texting while driving ban takes effect today (with video)

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor, Sports Editor

September 1, 2017 Starting today, texting and driving is officially banned throughout the state of Texas, a change which affects students and faculty at Coppell High School as well as citizens throughout the community.   Before the implementation of this ban, drivers under the age of ...

Texting in class can connect students to serious trouble

Texting in class can connect students to serious trouble

October 4, 2011

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer It is the same case everyday: a monotonous lecture by that teacher whose voice bores you to death. It seems almost impossible not to pull out your phone and send a quick message to your friend or parent or boyfriend. Before you know it, you've texted up a storm, all in the middle of clas...

Oprah’s message hits home

April 9, 2010

Allie Perison Editor in Chief I was dreading MAPS class this week. I had heard about the Oprah episode we were going to watch and admit I was a little irritated. I am not proud to say that I am guilty of texting while driving. There have been multiple occasions that I have found myself unable...

CHS students join fight against texting while driving

March 26, 2010

Frances Ruiz Staff Writer/Photographer Jumping over a curb, swerving into an adjacent lane, or rear ending the car in front of you. No doubt accidents and mistakes like these have happened to all of us, but  how many can be attributed to texting while driving? As teenagers, we live and breath...

Mobile help for Haiti

January 15, 2010

By Julia Kim Staff Writer Tuesday, Jan. 12. A day most will forget; a day most Haitians will never forget. Relief efforts have expanded in multiple ways just three days after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake hit Haiti. Typical aid comes in forms of monetary donations to the American Red Cross and item...