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Prescription drug addiction increasing, causing serious problems

Prescription drug addiction increasing, causing serious problems

Story and Video by Coleman Armes and Susie Shahsavari Jason Kessler, a pharmacist at Coppell’s Walgreens, has witnessed the affects of prescription drugs first hand. One of his many encounters with this drug problem came when he worked at a Walgreens in south Dallas. He says that while he was working a night shift there he got a call every […]

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Social networking sites such as Facebook are blurring the identities of many people in this generation. Graphic by Brian Hwu

Social networking defining a generation

By Seth Slover Staff Writer How many times have you checked Facebook today?  What about Twitter?  Many people in our generation seem to be defined by social networking. Perhaps far too over-hyped and over-discussed, social networking has a remarkable impact on society.  The obvious effects consist of instant gratification, the ability to express personal opinions per the Internet and opportunities […]

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Pretty Little Liars sweeping CHS

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager “PLL, PLL! PLL’s on tonight!” If you follow the show, there’s no doubt that you know what those three innocent letters stand for. It calls for watching parties, not soley for the season premier and finale but for each episode for which Coppell High students flock together to see the pretty little liars on ABC Family. The […]

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Hidden addictions go under the radar

Michelle Pitcher Opinions Editor Hi. I’m Michelle Pitcher, and I have an addiction. Okay, so it’s an addiction to Facebook, but that doesn’t make it any less harmful than the activities we usually associate with the term. In most noted cases, a person with an addiction will have fallen under the influence of drugs, alcohol, gambling…etc. However many CHS students […]

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