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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 Drunen, Co-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, Argy...

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

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

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...

Color Guard Struggles to Fill Membership Position

Color Guard Struggles to Fill Membership Position

Trinity Flaten, Reporter

May 8, 2018


Filed under Band, Front Page, News

As the year gets closer to times of marching band summer rehearsals, band directors and members are struggling to get color guard numbers up. "Guard is the visual effect of the band. It's the color and beauty that pulls the show together and adds to the impact of the music on the crowd," color guard...

Argyle Community Parks Gears Up for Grand Opening

Argyle Community Parks Gears Up for Grand Opening

Jaclyn Harris, Editorial Manager

May 5, 2018


Filed under Community, Front Page, Uncategorized

The town's never-ending expansion of its boundaries has once again led to a new method of community enhancement. On May 5th, the town is holding the grand opening of Argyle Community Park in the first annual event known as Derby Day. Argyle Community Park was built through a $500,000 grant received through...

Golden Eagle Award Takes Director to New Heights

Golden Eagle Award Takes Director to New Heights

Sarah Crowder, Reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Awards, Band, Front Page, News, Uncategorized

Years of clicking metronomes, countless hours of rehearsal, and a passion for teaching have lead Asa Burk to winning the Golden Eagle Teacher of the Year Award.    “I was very surprised, taken aback, and humbled,” Assistant band director Asa Burk said. “It’s a big honor to be selected.” ...

Golf Heads to State

Golf Heads to State

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

May 2, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Golf

On April 23 and 24, Eagle Golf competed in the UIL Boys 4A Regional Tournament in Van Zandt Country Club in Canton, Texas. In the tournament, there were 16 teams that competed, and out of those teams, the top two moves on to Horseshoe Bay to compete in the state tournament. In the first day of the tournament, Argyle s...

Renovations To Be Done First Day of School

Renovations To Be Done First Day of School

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News

In the recent years, Argyle ISD has seen a huge growth in population and new homes sprouting up around the town. The next few months, an estimated 800 homes are being built. More homes mean more people, and new students to the school district. In order to better accommodate the growing student body, the h...

SOAR Lets Students Shine

SOAR Lets Students Shine

Katie Ray, Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Community, Front Page, News

The SOAR talent show made its debut, directed by STEP teacher Daina Hunt, showcasing what the special needs students had to share with the rest of the community. “Soar is an inclusive talent show and showcase that we are putting on to show the community of Argyle just how special the kids with spec...

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