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Buckle Up for the Better

Buckle Up for the Better

Jordyn Tarrant, Graphic Designer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

Senior Looks to Continue Winning Streak

Senior Looks to Continue Winning Streak

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

After being chosen to attend the National Biology Olympiad last summer, there are few science awards senior Andrew Hennes hasn’t won. Since freshman year, Andrew has participated on the UIL science team and placed first in state for biology two consecutive years. “Andrew is a very talented student in a lo...

‘Tis the Season of Ugly Sweaters

‘Tis the Season of Ugly Sweaters

Katy Mcbee and Ashlynn Roberts

December 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Student Life

The first thing that comes to mind in December is the Christmas holiday. While this is a well-known celebration worldwide, another holiday that has become quite popular in recent years is National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day, which falls on the third Friday of December every year. Argyle ISD is ge...

Freshman Teacher Teaches Lessons Outside of the Classroom

Freshman Teacher Teaches Lessons Outside of the Classroom

Sarah Crowder, Junior Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

With a passion for teaching and making students smile, Mrs. Sutton continues to make an impact on Argyle. “I love what I do,” Challenge Day Club sponsor and Student Leadership and English I teacher Jeanna Sutton said. “I am one of those teachers who looks forward to coming to school every d...

An Unknown ‘Remedy’

An Unknown ‘Remedy’

Trinity Flaten, Junior Reporter

December 13, 2017


Filed under Fine Arts, Front Page, Student Life

With voices singing on the top of their lungs, and every person doing their own important part, Remedy, the new a cappella club, will present their winter concert Dec. 19. “I wanted to give the kids another outlet for expression, another opportunity to sing,” choir director Will Griswold said. ...

Characters Bring Life to Student Expression

Characters Bring Life to Student Expression

Miranda Downe, Managing Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Fine Arts, Front Page, Student Life

He shrugs against the wall with a cigarette hanging from his lip, glancing over at her. She stands with a sunshine bag slung over her shoulder. These are the characters sophomore Gracie Johnson creates. More than just a marker bleeding onto a page, art is a form of identity to Johnson. Every day, the art student shares a...

Student Council Hungry to Fundraise with Movie Night

Student Council Hungry to Fundraise with Movie Night

Faith Stapleton, Feature Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Community, Front Page, Student Life

For Student Council's November fundraiser, the officers decided to take the idea of a canned food drive to the next level. Student Council will host a movie night at Argyle High School on Nov. 30th at 6:00 p.m., charging two canned goods per person as the price of admission. “It’s a good community event,"  Jake Po...

Pep Squad Works Behind the Scenes

Pep Squad Works Behind the Scenes

Jaclyn Harris, Junior Writing Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

With screaming crowds, cheerleaders soaring through the air, pep tunes playing at full blast, and updates on various events and occasions, pep rallies are one of the driving forces behind the school’s spirit. "To prepare for a pep rally we typically have meetings in Mrs. Hunt’s classroom and ...

Field Trip Inspires Student Leaders

Field Trip Inspires Student Leaders

Faith Stapleton, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

The leaders of Challenge Day Club, National Honor Society, and Student Council took a field trip to Flower Mound High School on Monday, Sept. 25, to attend the 'Renaissance Find Your Grind' tour. This leadership program, hosted by Jostens, was meant to prepare students to become better school leaders...

Harvey Donations Unify School

Harvey Donations Unify School

Jaclyn Harris, Office Manager

September 29, 2017


Filed under Front Page, News, Student Life

The catastrophe of Hurricane Harvey has not gone unnoticed by members of the Argyle community, and various student and teacher-run organizations are putting forth an effort to assist the Gulf Coast victims. "I was overly concerned about a lot of friends that [the hurricane] hit," Talon News Adviser S...

Teachers Behind the Scenes

Teachers Behind the Scenes

Faith Stapleton, Photography Editor

July 5, 2017


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

Everyday behind the scenes teachers do things that help their students learn more everyday. Chemistry teacher Kimberly Kass is a prime example of a teacher who works hard behind the scenes to help her students learn more effectively in the classroom through chemistry labs. Kass must set up labs for...

Cutting into Biology Through Dissections

Cutting into Biology Through Dissections

Gigi Robertson, Sports Editor

June 23, 2017


Filed under Front Page, Student Life

Students explore biology by dissecting a fetal pig at Argyle High School on 4/23/12 in Argyle, Texas. (Photos by (GiGi Robertson)/ The Talon News)

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