By Christina Burke Managing Editor “We gotta rock it, don’t stop it, rock it don’t stop it.” BOSTON – Rising from the depths of the subway system, a sweet sound greets the ears of the Bostonian traveler. A tourist might mistake this noise for three men on a drum set, but the locals know it derives solely from the musical [...]Read more ›
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By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer Recently, I was driving down the streets of Coppell and looking around at all the half-empty strip malls, numerous fast food restaurants and sub-divisions. I became very troubled. I began to notice that familiar streets with older homes were now leveled by bulldozers and under construction to make more subdivisions. When the news that Old [...]Read more ›
By Chris Reagan Staff Writer Coppell High School is buzzing with talk about the always anticipated yearly football game against Southlake on Friday, but how many actually know the history between these two teams? Not many can tell you that this matchup actually goes back to Coppell’s first year of football in 1963. Coppell won the their last game of [...]Read more ›
By Ben Cowlishaw Staff Writer The question “where were you when…” has become synonymous with September 11, 2001. However, the generation of children who will only learn about the events of 9/11 from TV specials, their parents and history textbooks is quickly growing. The senior class of 9/11, the graduating class of 2002, is now in their late 20’s, out [...]Read more ›
By: Chris Cummins Staff Writer While to most people February may be known as the month of love, it shares this title with something that’s just as important. February is Black History Month, and it offers some people who may not know about the vast contributions to American culture African-Americans have made a chance to remedy that. Founded in 1926 [...]Read more ›