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Staff Succeeds at ILPC

Staff achieve at ILPC last spring. (Nicholas West / The Talon News)

Trinity Flaten, Director of Print and Podcast

September 15, 2020

Last spring, staff members entered their best writing and photos from throughout the year into the Interscholastic League Press Conference. The Talon's staff swept with many placing and even earning first place.   News Writing: Sarah Crowder and Trinity Flaten - 2nd Place Trinity Flaten - Honorab...

UIL Teams Continue To Shine in Large School Division

The Argyle UIL team took home the Academic Sweepstakes at the Denton Ryan UIL Meet in Denton, Texas on Feb. 9, 2020. (Photo Courtesy Stacy Short)

Kimberly Kass, Contributor

February 10, 2020

Flower Mound Results: Accounting (1st place team) 988 pts Jaylen Reed 1st with 379 pts Parker Weitzer 2nd Nate Atwood 3rd Jorge Terrazas 4th Amaris McCasland 5th Calculator (1st place team) 787 pts Kunal Gahlawat 2nd with 271 pts Jasmine Ball 4th  Computer Applications (Individual Ev...

Class Ranks to be Released

Valedictorian of the 2019 graduating class, Timothee Davis, giving his speech at graduation on May 21, 2019 at the UNT Coliseum. (Jaclyn Harris / The Talon News)

Sarah Crowder, Co-Writing Editor

January 13, 2020

With the second semester beginning, class ranks will be announced in the coming weeks. They will be released in a stagger according to grade level, starting with seniors. You can find your rank in the report card section of your Skyward. Rank is particularly important for juniors and seniors for calculating...

Eagles Drop Game, Finish Season As Regional Semi-Finalist

The Eagles fall to the La Vega Pirates in round four of the playoffs with a final score of 44-20. The game was played at McLane Stadium on December 6, 2019. Jordyn Tarrant | The Talon News

Ashlynn Roberts, News & Social Media Editor

December 7, 2019

The Argyle Eagles finished their season tonight after losing to rival Waco La Vega 44-20. This was the fourth time the two teams have met in the last four seasons, with La Vega beating the Eagles last year before being named state champions. However, coming into tonight's game, La Vega was 12-1 with...

Eagles Defeat Lions, Advancing to Regional Championship

The Argyle Eagles took on the Brownwood Lions on Nov. 22 at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas. (Jordyn Tarrant|The Talon News)

Jordyn Tarrant, Photography/Graphic Design Editor

November 30, 2019

After a nerve-wracking game against Stephenville in round two of the playoffs, the Eagles advanced to round three and took on the Brownwood Lions. The game took place on Nov. 22 at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas. Argyle took control despite poor weather conditions and defeated the Lions with a final ...

Staff Members Compete in Annual JEA and NSPA Competitions

Staff Members attend the annual Journalism Educators Association (JEA) convention on November 23, 2019 in Washington D.C. (Photo Courtesy Jeanne Acton)

Ashlynn Roberts, News & Social Media Editor

November 25, 2019

Last weekend, our school sent six high school students to Washington D.C to compete in the annual Journalism Educators Association (JEA) contest. In addition to this national competition, students also received awards from the National Student Press Association (NSPA) contest they submitted entries fo...

Boys Cross Country Qualifies For Regionals

Boys cross country team poses with their 2nd place plaque after qualifying for the regional competition on October 17, 2019 at Argyle High School. (photo courtesy Argyle Cross Country)

Ashlynn Roberts, News & Social Media Editor

October 17, 2019

The boys cross country team qualified for the regional competition today after placing second as a team at the District 8-4A meet. Four boys finished in the top ten, with Jake Sutherland placing fourth, Dylan Hargroves placing sixth, Anthony Diaz placing ninth and Josh Hendricks finishing in tenth place.

A Look into the Lady Eagle Golf Program

A Look into the Lady Eagle Golf Program

Nathan Moses (Coach) and Hannah Wood

October 16, 2019

The Argyle Eagles started the 2019-2020 golf season at the Eaton Fall Classic playing Friday at Fossil Creek and Saturday at The Golf Club at the Resort. Teeing off at 7:30 Friday morning the Eagles were able to get out and take advantage of a beautiful day before the heat set in later in the round....

Tennis Wins Bi-District Championship

The Tennis Team poses after winning the Bi-District championship. (Photo courtesy of Tobi Jordan)

Jaclyn Harris and Ashlynn Roberts

October 15, 2019

The Varsity Tennis Team was named Bi-District champions after beating Dallas Pinkston 19-0. They will advance to area on Oct. 17 playing Fort Worth Western Hills.

Middle School Under Construction

The plans for the middle school construction. (Photo provided by: Scott Gibson)

Trinity Flaten, Co-Writing Editor

September 9, 2019

The middle school started construction last week for Phase Two of construction: the high school. The construction's main purpose is to add to the existing fine arts wing. It will include a black box, an 800-plus seating auditorium, a competition gym, a wrestling room, a field house, a football field,...

A Look Into the Lady Eagles Golf Program

A Look Into the Lady Eagles Golf Program

Nathan Moses (Coach) and Hannah Wood

April 9, 2019

The Lady Eagles traveled to Kyle, Texas to participate in a tournament hosted by 6A Smithson Valley High School at the home of the Texas State golf team at Plum Creek Golf Course. This event consisted of 6A teams that will play their district tournament at Plum Creek competing against the top 4A team...

A Look Into The Lady Eagles Golf Program

A Look Into The Lady Eagles Golf Program

Hannah Wood and Nathan Moses (Coach)

March 4, 2019

The Argyle Lady Eagle golfers traveled to Lubbock for the 4A Region I Preview at Shadow Hills Golf Course. The Lady Eagles shot their lowest team score of the year opening with a 344, lead by Junior Hannah Wood’s 79. Senior Molly Yarbrough shot an opening round of 84, and Sophomore Madelyn...

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