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Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Max Van Druen, Sports Co-Editor

August 14, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, News, Uncategorized

In the early morning hours of August 6th, football coaches and players filled the field-house ready to get to work for the first day of two-a-day practices. Head Coach Todd Rodgers is starting with the basics for his players. "We just want to get back and assess the retention of the offensive terminology and defensi...

Construction Behind Schedule

Construction Behind Schedule

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

July 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Front Page, News

The past few years, Argyle ISD has experienced a huge growth in student enrollment, forcing the district to expand its campuses. One of the design plans to help accommodate the increasing population was a new wing added to the high school. What was originally created as a way to welcome growth has now...

The Golden Egg

The Golden Egg

Campbell Wilmot, Managing Editor/ Social Media Editor

July 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Front Page, News, Opinions

In the month of May, an exciting new addition was made to the the short list of eateries in the Argyle area. The Golden Egg replaced Savory Bistro, located in Bartonville Town Center. Biko Begaj, the owner, formerly owned the Egg House Cafe in Denton, but later sold it to open the new Golden Egg in B...

Battle of the Cones

Battle of the Cones

Sarah Crowder, Reporter

July 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews, Uncategorized

Recently, Argyle has become home to a plethora of new businesses and restaurants. These shops add to the charm and draw of Argyle, but have also added a bit of friendly competition. For instance, in the case between Snappy Snow and Gnome Cones, our two local snow cones shops. Gnome Cones: Gnome cones is one of ...

Fourth of July Trivia

Fourth of July Trivia

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

June 27, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

Although America has many holidays celebrated annually, none of them carry the history and significance the Fourth of July does. It is honored as the day America was granted independence and it also marks the birthday of the United States as an independent country. While all Americ...

Argyle HS principal resigns, AISD to search for replacement

Argyle HS principal resigns, AISD to search for replacement

Jaclyn Harris, Writing Editor

June 20, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News, Uncategorized

Following the recent announcement of Dr. James Hill’s decision to step down from his position as principal, administration is seeking to fill the position once again before the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Hill will be taking up a new role in Frisco ISD as director of the Human Resources Departme...

Baseball Breaks Record in State Tournament

Baseball Breaks Record in State Tournament

Jordyn Tarrant, reporter

June 10, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

Argyle ended a remarkable season by bringing home the gold and making history as the first team to go undefeated in 15 years. The team ended with a 37-0 record after defeating Sweeny in the State Championship on June 8th. The Eagles also took home the No. 1 rank in the nation as the only undefea...

Baseball Takes on Pleasant Grove

Baseball Takes on Pleasant Grove

Max Van Druen, Sports Editor

June 5, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

This season, Argyle baseball has dominated from the start, going 32-0. Most recently, Argyle won against Melisa HS in a best of three series, 2-0. Argyle was consistently one of the top 5 teams throughout the season, and heading to the playoffs as the top team in the nation. Thursday, May 24th, Arg...

Awards Ceremony Celebrates Accomplishments

Awards Ceremony Celebrates Accomplishments

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Awards, Community, Front Page

On Tuesday, August 15, Argyle High School hosted its annual awards ceremony to recognize the students who excelled in the classroom and represented the school well throughout the 2017-2018 school year. Students were honored for being a part of a UIL team, earning a class award, and graduating in the to...

Boys Golf Places 2nd at State

Boys Golf Places 2nd at State

GiGi Robertson, Sports Editor

May 16, 2018


Filed under Announcements, Front Page, Golf

Congratulations to the boys golf team on placing second at the UIL 4A State Tournament. The boys secured the program's third second place finish at the State tournament in the golf programs history. Senior, Luke Griggs, finishes his high school career with two State Championships and one second p...

How to Boost Grades at Year-End

How to Boost Grades at Year-End

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

With final exams just around the corner, students are anxiously looking for ways to pull up their semester average so they can exempt their semester final. Whether students are looking to increase their average a whole letter grade or a just a few points, these tips are likely to help students better ...

Upcoming Movies For Summer 2018

Upcoming Movies For Summer 2018

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

May 9, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

While there are many good movies airing this summer, some of the most notable and anticipated films are sequels or add-ons to their series. In fact, some of the most popular movies that exist today are sequels or trilogies. In 2011, nine of the ten top-grossing movies of the year were sequels, inclu...

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