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TMSCA Team Wins 16th Consecutive State Title

TMSCA Team Wins 16th Consecutive State Title

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

March 22, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

For most high schools, winning a TMSCA title is an event worth celebrating. Yet for Argyle, it is a tradition that has been carried on for many years. This past week, the math and science team traveled to San Antonio to compete in the annual contest, where they won their 16th consecutive state title. ...

Eagles Win UIL District Academic Meet

Eagles Win UIL District Academic Meet

Campbell Wilmot, Social Media Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Announcements, Front Page

Argyle HS won the District Academic Meet with a total of 728 points.  Gainesville was runner-up with 316 points and Frisco Lebanon was third with 250 points.  With nine 1st place teams, one 2nd place team, and students placing in nearly every individual event, AHS currently has qualifie...

Accounting for the Future

Accounting for the Future

Sarah Crowder, Reporter

March 20, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

After dedication and hard work to win state, the UIL Accounting Team continues to strive for excellence. “[Being on the team] entails a lot of hard work in the classroom with our teacher, Mr. Rahman, and taking tests every day and learning,” senior Blaze Mcmellian said.  It is vitally impor...

10 Things To Do on a Rainy Day

10 Things To Do on a Rainy Day

Kayla Ralph, Reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

Although most people dread rainy days, you can find something good in everything. Just because the weather is gloomy, doesn’t mean you have to be. Here are 10 ways to beat the boredom of rainy days. 1. Binge watch your favorite T.V. Show/Movie Everyone loves a good trip to their local movie theat...

“A Wrinkle in Time” Leaves Much to Be Desired

“A Wrinkle in Time” Leaves Much to Be Desired

Jaclyn Harris, Editorial Manager

March 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews

Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 novel, A Wrinkle in Time, is hailed as one of the greatest young adult novels of the 20th century. The 2018 movie adaptation, however, failed to live up to the original work’s reputation, disappointing viewers and critics alike, including much of the sophomore class, who to...

Students ‘Shine’ Through Fine Arts Showcase

Students ‘Shine’ Through Fine Arts Showcase

Katie Ray, Reporter

March 9, 2018


Filed under Fine Arts, Front Page, Student Life

Shine, a fine arts showcase, was hosted by the art director Tonya Kosla on Monday, March 5. This annual event is a way that the Fine arts department can showcase their talents by displaying art, singing, acting, and much more. The showcase is a relatively new addition to the High School’s calendar ...

Argyle Nail Spa Review

Argyle Nail Spa Review

Claire Burkett, Reporter

March 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews

The town of Argyle welcomes a new business, Argyle Nails and Spa. After opening in February, this salon has truly been welcomed with numerous guests and customers accepting this business with open arms. I love this easily accessible salon,  because it is close, located near the heart of Argyle on Cou...

Places To Go Over Spring Break

Places To Go Over Spring Break

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

March 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

With spring break just around the corner, many students have already started planning activities to do during their week off school. Below is a compiled list of popular places to go over the week both in the Dallas- Fort Worth area and around the state. IN DFW AREA: Great Wolf Lodge- Located in...

UIL Film Finishes Top In State

UIL Film Finishes Top In State

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

Since middle school, film making has always been a huge passion for junior Lauren Landrum. What started as making homemade videos while on vacations has now become a state-recognized talent, and one that has earned her numerous awards throughout her high school career. Her most recent accomplishment ...

Soccer Wraps Up District Play

Soccer Wraps Up District Play

Kiernyn Lund, Junior Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Soccer

As district play comes to an end, the boys and girls soccer teams have their last game March 12th vs Celina High School. Both teams have had their ups and downs this season, but hope to push through and make a big appearance in playoffs. “Our team is very young this year,” senior Holly Higgs said...

Press Conference Offers Deeper Look Into Gun Policy

Press Conference Offers Deeper Look Into Gun Policy

Miranda Downe, Managing Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

To address misconceptions of the armed staff policy after its national and statewide coverage, and to provide a deeper understanding of the policy's practice, AISD Police Chief Paul Cairney and Superintendent Dr. Telena Wright spoke to media at a press conference Thursday in the administration building. "We...

Lady Eagles’ Basketball Wins 4-Peat

Lady Eagles’ Basketball Wins 4-Peat

Stacy Short, Reporter

March 3, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Front Page

As one of only sixteen schools in UIL history to win four straight state championship games in a row, the Lady Eagles controlled this year’s momentum and the game to come out on top and become the UIL Division 4A state champions at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX on March 3. "It's just an incredible a...

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