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Be the Change Week Honors Betzhold

Be the Change Week Honors Betzhold

January 14, 2014


Filed under Announcements, Community, Front Page

To pay remembrance to the life of Alex Betzhold, this week the students, staff, and parents choose to honor his memory with 'Be the Change'. On 'High Five Monday', as the students weave through the halls between classes, they give each other resounding high fives. On 'Give a Hug Tuesday', the...

A Good Year for North Texas Football

A Good Year for North Texas Football

January 2, 2014


Filed under Community, Eagle Sports, Front Page

2013 has been a great year of football for north Texas from the high school level all the way in to the college level (sorry Cowboys). Argyle football brought home their first state title, Denton Guyer brought home yet another state title, and now the University of North Texas has brought home it'...

Get Some Mad Real-World Skills

Get Some Mad Real-World Skills

December 17, 2013


Filed under Community, Editorials, Front Page

Haven’t you sometimes been in a class and asked yourself “How will I use this later in my life?” Many of us have at one point or another. If you are interested in a class that will keep you connected, think about journalism. In a recent article, “Student journalist, connected: How high school...

Raspberry Chipotle Sauce Cream Cheese Appetizer

December 16, 2013


Filed under Community, Recipes and Crafts

This week my dad held a business party at our house. After hearing the disappointing news that our caterer couldn’t make it; we began scrambling for food options. Our first “to do” was to run to the grocery store. Thankfully, my mom has an eye for mouthwatering appetizers and she decided on the...

Beyoncé Surprises With New Visual Album

Beyoncé Surprises With New Visual Album

December 16, 2013


Filed under Announcements, Community, Editorials, Reviews, Uncategorized

Just when everyone had decided Beyoncé Knowles was too busy taking care of Blue Ivy to make new music, she dropped a self entitled surprise album. Queen B has really out done herself this time because not only does the album consist of 14 new songs, but each one also has a music video to go along with...

Cranberry Oatmeal White Chocolate Cookies

December 11, 2013


Filed under Community, Recipes and Crafts

If you are searching for something to do while you are snowed in, having a Christmas business party, or celebrating the season in your classroom, then look no further! When making these delicious cranberry oatmeal white chocolate cookies, having leftovers is not something you need to worry about. They...

Icepocolypse 2013 Causes Cancellations, Missed Classes, Cabin Fever

Icepocolypse 2013 Causes Cancellations, Missed Classes, Cabin Fever

December 10, 2013


Filed under Community, Editorials, Front Page, Student Life

Argyle ISD has canceled school again this Tuesday, Dec. 10, making a five-day weekend for the students of Argyle schools. The road conditions improved for a short time on Monday afternoon, only to freeze back over at night. Many cars have been sliding on said ice into ditches, some families even unable...

Christmas Fashion

Christmas Fashion

December 10, 2013


Filed under Community, Reviews, Student Life

The holiday season is here and following it, the new fashion trends. Of course, jeans, sweaters, and warm coats are being worn. However, there are some other styles that are in for this season that many people have been boasting about. They are very cute and extremely warm. "The main thing I look...

Spread the Cheer by Helping Our Community

Spread the Cheer by Helping Our Community

December 8, 2013


Filed under Announcements, Community, News, Student Life

It “‘tis the season to be jolly”. The holidays are about celebrating with loved ones and spreading the happiness and cheer. Now that the weather has turned wintery, it seems that the holidays and their comforting essences have finally arrived. Sometimes we, as very fortunate people, lose sigh...

Sneaky Snake Slides Through the Halls on All Hallows Eve

Sneaky Snake Slides Through the Halls on All Hallows Eve

November 19, 2013


Filed under Announcements, Community, Student Life

The farm fears have come true. Terrifying things have been slithering through the hallways, especially through the Band Hall and Percussion hall. Most people would have had a panic attack when spotting a sneaking snake, but luckily for Argyle, Mrs. Barbra Hayden, the 8th grade science teacher, was the...

Richhart Rewarded with Excellent Rating in Photo Portrait at National JEA/NSPA Contest in Boston Nov. 15

Richhart Rewarded with Excellent Rating in Photo Portrait at National JEA/NSPA Contest in Boston Nov. 15

November 19, 2013


Filed under Community, Front Page, News, Student Life

Timing is everything.  Literally. National competitions bring lots of stress, and for senior Darby Richhart, working under the pressure of a print deadline, a video deadline, a photo shoot deadline, all during a hectic week of fun-filled homecoming activities and to top it off, a week filled with...

Student-Athletes Sign to TCU, ASU, and Texas Tech

Student-Athletes Sign to TCU, ASU, and Texas Tech

November 13, 2013


Filed under Announcements, Community, Front Page, News

Argyle athletes Brooke Robertson, Parker Mushinski, and Drew Gooch signed their contracts to play college-level sports this afternoon. Robertson, a 3-year varsity volleyball player, signed with Angelo State University. Gooch, a 4-year varsity baseball pitcher, signed with Texas Christian University....

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