Coppell Student Media

  • Cowgirl volleyball playing McKinney Boyd in CHS arena on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
  • Picture day taking place on 9/21 and 9/22 in the CHS cafeteria during students' english class period

Master of horror, Darren Shan, mystefies students

Jan. 30, After freshman Nick Jones' gets his book signed, he asks author Darren Shan if he could get his photo taken with the premier horror and fantasy fiction writer. Before the book signing, Shan spoke to both Coppell High School students and the Coppell ISD middle school students that gathered in the lecture hall to hear his presentation and ask questions on Wednesday. Shan is well known for writing The Saga of Darren Shan series as well as his Cirque Du Freak series. Photo by Rowan Khazendar.

February 5, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer British author Darren Shan paced in front of the lecture hall as he read the prologue to his new series, Zom-B; his whispering voice captivated the audience. Students leaned forward to catch every spellbinding word. As they listened to the hauntingly mesmerizing story,...

Countdown to Doomsday with the Top 10 Apocalyptic Movies

The Mayan calendar supposedly predicts the end of the world to occur this Friday, December 21, 2012. (MCT)

December 20, 2012

By Will Thomas Staff Writer With the incredibly unlikely apocalypse coming on Friday, Dec. 21, it is a good time to look back on all the survival tips given to us by Hollywood. From zombies to natural disasters to nuclear warfare, the film industry has prepped us for the near impossible. 10. 2012 (2009) How could th...

Let There Be Zombies in Coppell

April 8, 2012

Jordan Thompson Staff Writer If some future journalist had the chance to visit the past and ask high school students what makes their generation different, the answers could range anywhere from Dubstep to the iPhone. But if one thing is for sure, they would almost all agree that vampires, werewolves...

Newest popular Halloween costumes follow entertainment trends

October 23, 2009

Rebecca Neumann Staff Writer Fashion trends generally follow celebrities and pop-culture. This is also true when talking about Halloween costumes. According to, the five most popular costumes for 2009 are all to do with entertainment recently. Coming in at number five is Bollywood....