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Coppell is one of the best places to live in the country, according to Money magazine.

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We’ll catch back up with Jeffery Xiong. He’s one of the world’s newest and youngest chess grandmasters playing. And today he makes his play to be the U.S. Junior chess champion.

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis

Coppell’s Jeffery Xiong just became a teenager, but he already has an international reputation. The 13-year-old -- one of the two youngest chessmasters in the country -- is the fifth-ranked junior player in the U.S.  He’s in St. Louis today to compete in the U.S. Junior chess championship.

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A Staples distribution center in Coppell has saved more than $65,000 on its energy bill annually, thanks to green measures, employees, and a little help from the U.S. Department of Energy.