• Coppell media contingent heads to nation’s capital for premier journalism convention

    Coppell media contingent heads to nation’s capital for premier journalism convention

    By Pranathi Chitta staff writer @prannydacheetah This morning, 11 members KCBY-TV and Round-Up yearbook members departed for Washington D.C. to attend the Journalism Education Association/National Scholastic Press Association Fall National Journalism Convention. Coppell High School media students traveled to Washington D.C. in 2009 for the convention and are excited about returning to the nation’s capital. […]

  • Top Chef Finale

    Staff Writer Chase Porter Top Chef, the hit show from Bravo, has run for 6 incredible seasons and is about to close its 7th season after winning an Emmy at the 2010 Prime Time Emmy Awards. The show has drawn millions of viewers over the past years because of its intensity and drama. Its no wonder […]

  • Cowboys lose to Redskins in season opener, leave fans confused

    Rebecca Neumann Staff Writer Yes, that’s right. They lost. To the Deadskins—excuse me, Redskins. Of course you’re surprised. Everyone is. America’s Team was defeated by a team that went 4-12 last year. But while many of you will blame a certain number 71 who shall not be named for costing the Cowboys the game, I […]

  • Visit to Newseum inspires student journalists

      It’s a museum. About news. Thus, the Newseum. And as nerdy as it sounds, the collective consensus when The Sidekick editors visited this past weekend for the JEA/NSPA Fall 2009 journalism convention in Washington, D.C. was that it truly was “an experience like no other”. One of the standouts was the Pulitzer photo gallery. […]

  • What The Sidekick learned in Washington, D.C.

      If you’ve been keeping up with your favorite high school newspaper, you know that The Sidekick editors — 11 total, with adviser Chase Wofford and KCBY teacher Irma Kennedy in tow — traveled to Washington, D.C. for the Nov. 15 weekend to attend the National Scholastic Press Association’s convention for high school journalism. So […]