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Five Seniors Sign on National Signing Day

Five seniors signed their NLI to play collegiate sports on Nov. 11, 2020 at Argyle High School in Argyle, TX. (Sloan Dial / The Talon News)
November 12, 2020

On Nov. 11, five seniors signed their National Letter of Intent (NLI) to play sports at the collegiate level. All of the athletes who signed will be playing their respective sport at the Division 1 level....

Girls Cross Country Qualifies for State; Boys Team Finishes Fourth

Argyle cross country competes at North Lakes Park on Sept. 12, 2020 in Denton, TX. (Rylie Halk / The Talon News)
November 10, 2020

On Nov. 10, the cross country teams competed in the UIL Regional Competition in Lubbock. The girls team placed third and will advance to the State contest. Senior Alli Johnson finished fifth individually. The...

Two on Debate Team Qualify for State

The Debate team competed in a virtual contest on Nov. 9, 2020 at Argyle High School. (Photo Courtesy AHS Debate)
November 10, 2020

On Nov. 9, the Debate team competed in the UIL Region Congressional Debate competition virtually at Argyle High School. Seniors Billy Mykel and Joseph Thompson will advance to state after placing first...

Volleyball Falls in Regional Quarterfinals; Finish as Area Champs

Argyle fell to Decatur in the Regional Quarterfinals on Nov. 5, 2020 at Weatherford Ninth Grade Center. (Katie Ray / The Talon News)
November 6, 2020

The Lady Eagles fell to district rival Decatur in the Regional Quarterfinals with a final score of 3-0 (25-11, 25-19, 25-17). Argyle finished the season as both Bi-District and Area Champions with a final...

Tennis Team Finishes Season with Highest Ranking in Program History

Argyle faces off against Lake Worth on Sept. 15, 2020 at Argyle High School. (The Talon News)
November 6, 2020

The Argyle tennis team concluded their fall season after losing the Area competition to #5 Hereford. Argyle ended the year ranked as the #7 team in the state among all 4A schools. This is the highest...

Band to Compete in Sounds of Springtown Marching Contest

The Argyle band performs at their first competition of the season in Ponder, TX on Oct. 31, 2020. (Nicholas West / The Talon News)
November 2, 2020

The marching band currently holds six state championships and is the 2-time runner-up at the state marching contest. This year they have the chance to compete for another title at the state competition. This...

Lady Eagles Sweep Benbrook, Named Bi-District Champs

The Lady Eagles swept Benbrook at Castleberry High School on Oct. 29, 2020 and will advance to Area. (Nicholas West / The Talon News)
October 31, 2020

After defeating Benbrook in three sets (25-6, 25-16, 25-13) on Thursday night, the Lady Eagles were named Bi-District Champions and will advance to the Area round of playoffs. The Lady Eagles finished...

Staff Members Earn Awards at TAJE State Journalism Competition

Senior Photography Director Katie Ray's Superior rated photo for the TAJE Contest. (Katie Ray / The Talon News)
October 31, 2020

Congratulations to our staff members who placed at the 2020 TAJE Fall Fiesta! Katie Ray: Superior in News Feature Photo Katie Ray: Excellent in Digital Photo (Self-Portrait) Katie Ray: Excellent...

Staff Succeeds at ILPC

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

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)
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...

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)
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...

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
December 6, 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...

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