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When U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle was shot and killed at a Texas shooting range early this month, Governor Rick Perry did not order flags to be flown at half-mast. While the nation hung their heads in grief, flags remained flying high. Many believe the correct honor and respect was not given to this American hero. Photo by Nikki Dabney.

Flags not lowered to honor American hero

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer When our nation suffers from a tragedy or loss of an American hero, all government buildings, public schools and military bases are ordered to fly their flags at half-staff. This is a symbolic way for the country to grieve and show its respect. When Texan U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, known as the most lethal […]

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Hometown Hero Nominees needed

Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer The annual Hometown Hero nominations are here again. With the PSA Academy encourging the entire community of Coppell to go online and nominate someone they believe would make an excellent Hero. PSA is hoping the nominations process will be more of a community event so everyone can acknowledge our heros. With last years winner being Ms. […]

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Sydney Williams, EMAC sophomore, interviews PSA sophomore Vivit Chetry for a halloween story to be posted on the Weebly website. Photo by Regan Sullivan.

Academy website up and running

By Annie Wen Staff Writer With a deadline approaching, sophomore Sydney Williams knows she must get her interviews done and her story posted online. Williams is not a member of The Sidekick or KCBY but a student in EMAC’s Advanced Reporting elective course. The Advanced Reporting class provides EMAC sophomores with hands-on experience as they serve as true reporters of […]

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Coppell man, hero after crash

Kimberly Del Angel Staff Writer On July 30, Anthony Baynard was praised and called a hero in Marlton, NJ after he jumped into a sports utility vehicle that had crashed into a jewelry store. His “heroics” were caught on the securities surveillance cameras, in which an SUV crashes into Jay Roberts Jewelers. Baynard, a local fitness consultant from Coppell, rushed to the scene […]

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