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Halloween Tradition Coincides with Red-Ribbon Week

Halloween Tradition Coincides with Red-Ribbon Week

Evan Welsh, Senior Writing Editor

October 31, 2014


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A day when monsters are free to roam the streets. A night when kids of all ages gorge themselves on candy. A once-a-year event that promises fun for everyone. Most students celebrate Halloween and love the idea of dressing up and receiving free candy from strangers. It is a day when normal boundaries...

New Homecoming Style Brings Fun Night for All

New Homecoming Style Brings Fun Night for All

Avery Austin, Jocelyn Pierce, and Erin Eubanks

October 21, 2014


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A new style of homecoming dance was held in the cafeteria following the football game against Wilmer Hutchins on Oct. 17. Students walked over to the school after the game ended in their casual attire looking forward to a great time. Hard work and a lot of planning was put into the homecoming dance....

Eagles Celebrate Homecoming Week with Daily Themes

Eagles Celebrate Homecoming Week with Daily Themes

Evan Welsh, Senior Writing Editor

October 14, 2014


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Evan Welsh -  Senior Writing Editor Tuesday, Oct. 14, marked the first day of homecoming week. The week, which is used to provide school spirit, consists of themed dress up days to get the student body involved. The week started off with Texas Tuesday. The days theme brought students decked from...

Young Life Brings Excitement To Students’ Monday Night

Young Life Brings Excitement To Students’ Monday Night

Matt Davenport, Sports Editor

October 8, 2014


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Young Life meetings held every week on Monday at 7:47 PM have students attending from all grades of Argyle. At these meetings, students play games, hang out with friends, and learn about God. Young Life provides insight to the student's relationships with Christ. The meetings consist of activities,...

10 Tips for Applying to College

10 Tips for Applying to College

Evan Welsh

September 15, 2014


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With college application deadlines getting closer and closer, this time of year can become very stressful. Here are 10 tips to help ease the process. 1) Stay Organized- Keep all aspects of the application process together. Keep track of colleges applied to and test scores sent. 2) Keep Track of...

Basketball Team Volunteers During Summer to Help Those in Need

Basketball Team Volunteers During Summer to Help Those in Need

August 28, 2014


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Members of the girls basketball team, both middle and high school, leant a helping hand to Elementary school North Riverside Elementary, by volunteering their services on June 18. The girls played games, served lunch, and read books, to children of all ages at the Christian Community Storehouse through...

Miller Family to be honored at AHS in Celebration of Life

Miller Family to be honored at AHS in Celebration of Life

August 13, 2014


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Community, Friends and Family, With the recent passing of our beloved Argyle family, the Millers, we would like to invite you to gather with fellow friends, family, and acquaintances of theirs as we remember how they touched our community and individual lives. This "Celebration of Life" will be hel...

Vigil Honors Argyle Family Killed in Car Crash

Vigil Honors Argyle Family Killed in Car Crash

Erin Eubanks, Reporter

August 11, 2014


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A vigil was held Sunday night at the Argyle Methodist Church to remember members of the Miller family that had been killed in a head on car accident on Aug. 8.  Many members of the Argyle community attended, as well as several family members from South Dakota. On August 8th, Mike and LeAnn M...

TX Bandmasters Association Names AHS Recipient of 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award

TX Bandmasters Association Names AHS Recipient of 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award

July 27, 2014


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - JULY 2014 TEXAS BANDMASTERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS 2014 EXEMPLARY BAND PROGRAM AWARDS San Antonio, Texas – The Texas Bandmasters Association has named the Argyle High School Band as recipient of a 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award. Kathy Johnson is the director of the...

Class of 2014 Graduates Ready for Next Phase of Life

Class of 2014 Graduates Ready for Next Phase of Life

June 12, 2014


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As usual, graduation day brought no rest for the class of 2014.   The transformation of years worth of hard work and championships culminated in a day of joy with seniors looking ahead and setting more goals for the future. But, valedictorian Allison Gant warns that life is about more than just setting...

Nytomt and Baker Awarded Golden Teacher of Excellence 2014

Nytomt and Baker Awarded Golden Teacher of Excellence 2014

June 9, 2014


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Each year the Argyle Education foundation goes on a quest to find the best and the brightest teachers in the district, and all of this is made possible because of an endowment provided by the Lisa M Zimmerman foundation, which funds the Golden Teacher Excellence awards each year. Each campus level teacher...

Annie Tickets Now on Sale in the Middle School Office

May 28, 2014


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Tickets for the Argyle Theatre Production of ANNIE are on sale and will be available for purchase in the Middle School Office. Performance dates are: Friday, May 30th at 7:00 pm, and Saturday May 31st will have 2 shows- a matinee at 2:30 and an evening performance at 7:00 pm. For evening shows: Adult...

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