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Science Binds Students in all Classes

Freshmen Micah Hiter and Luke Farris measure materials for their DNA extraction lab in Mrs. Deserae Good's Biology I Pre-AP class on Jan. 21, 2017. (Campbell Wilmot/The Talon News)

Campbell Wilmot, Reporter/Photographer

February 15, 2017

Valentine’s Day Expenses

A Valentine's Day candy gram lays on the table at Argyle High School on Feb. 14, 2017 in Argyle, Texas. (Faith Stapleton/ The Talon News)

Faith Stapleton, Photography Editor

February 14, 2017

Valentine’s Day is the holiday known for love, but it involves more than just romance. Money is a lesser known key factor in the holiday of love, with Americans spending billions of dollars on the holiday each year. Last year America set a new record of 19.7 billion dollars, according to National...

Freshman Looks Ahead to Promising Future in Singing

Freshman Avery Winter sings 'Beauty School Drop Out' during the AHS Players performance of 'Grease' at Argyle High School on Jan. 19, 2017 in Argyle, Texas. (Faith Stapleton/ The Talon News)

Miranda Downe, Junior Writing Editor

January 31, 2017

A quarter finalist in America's Got Talent, freshman Avery Winter has a voice to impress which she recently showcased in her solo performance of 'Beauty School Drop-Out' in 'Grease'. "It’s probably one of my favorite roles I’ve ever done because it was such a fun part to play," Winter said. "Be...

TACO Tuesday Spreads Kindness

Students participate in T.A.C.O Tuesday at Argyle High School on January 10, 2017 in Argyle ,Texas. (Faith Stapleton/ The Talon News)

Miranda Downe, Junior Writing Editor

January 13, 2017

One organization, one goal: spread kindness. A club that joyfully accepts any student that walks in its doors, Teenagers Affirming Classmates Outreach meets every Tuesday during A lunch to make a change for the better in the school. "The whole purpose of TACO Tuesday is affirming," TACO Tuesday clu...

Origins of Christmas Traditions

A glass heart ornament hangs off of a seven foot Christmas tree on November 30, 2016 in Argyle, Texas. (Faith Stapleton/ The Talon News)

Faith Stapleton, Photography Editor

December 20, 2016

As Christmas time rolls around, people practice various traditions in celebration of the birth of Christ, such as putting up a Christmas tree, the tradition of Santa Claes, gift giving, and providing cookies for 'Old Saint Nick'. Putting up the Christmas Tree   A widely practiced Christmas tradit...

5 Things to do this Holiday Season

Miranda Downe, Junior Writing Editor

December 15, 2016

With Christmas break right around the corner, these festivities are perfect to spend time with friends and family and spread holiday cheer. A Lone Star Texas at Gaylord Texan Nov. 10- Jan. 1 1501 Gaylord Trail · Grapevine, Texas 76051 USA A fun filled location with many events to offer, a visit ...

Class of 2016

Class of 2016

December 2, 2016

As the class of 2016 nears graduation and a new chapter is soon to begin, serval of the seniors look back at the memorable years of high school, the family of 2016, and the achievements over the course of four years.

November Tradition Returns For A Second Year

Band performs for Argyle Students Argyle High School on 11/4/16 in Argyle, Texas. (Erin Eubanks

John Walsh, Reporter

November 4, 2016

As Halloween passes, we enter a new holiday season. No, not Thanksgiving. It is time for the famed No Shave November. This relatively recent phenomenon has become a new tradition at Argyle High School. The viral holiday inspires people not to shave their facial hair for the entire month of Novembe...

Choir Ends First Concert on a High Note, Students Reflect

Mr. Griswold introduces his choir at their first concert at Eagle Statium
 on 10/18/16 in Argyle, Texas. (GiGi Robertson and Jaclyn Harris / The Talon News)

Jaclyn Harris, Contributor

November 4, 2016

For the past few months, the choir has been training their voices; finding the right pitches and setting up equipment for their upcoming productions. Although the choir program is only about a year old, its early success has brought it back, once again, for the 2016-2017 school year. “I have face...

Mega Lunch Sparks Student Involvement

Students participate in Audio Visual Club on Friday, Oct. 28 at Argyle High School in Argyle, TX. (Miranda Downe / The Talon News)

Miranda Downe, Junior Writing Editor

October 14, 2016

As a result of the recently implemented mega lunch schedule, existing organizations are rapidly expanding, and new clubs are taking off. “Now that mega lunch is here, [our clubs have] gotten pretty big,” Challenge Day Club and TACO Tuesday Club sponsor Jeanna Sutton said. “We’ve had to br...

12 Things to do this Fall

Freshly picked pumpkins lay in a pile of leaves at Argyle High School on October 10, 2016 in Argyle, Texas. (Faith Stapleton/ The Talon News)

Faith Stapleton, Photography Editor

October 12, 2016

Now that fall has finally arrived with some cool weather, here are a few suggestions for places to go and things to do this season: 1. Go to a haunted house, like the one put on by AHS theater.   Haunted houses are a fall tradition and a great way to get in the Halloween spirit. There is a one...

Members Focus to Maintain Band’s Legacy

Band performs at the GT Classic competition on Saturday, Oct. 1 at C. H. Collins stadium. (Photo courtesy of Bojan Gutic)

Brayden Ratcliff and Lizzie Dagg

October 6, 2016

The band program in Argyle has upheld a legacy of four 4A consecutive state championships. With their new show entitled "iGeneration," the program aims to maintain a high level of excellence. "We don't get anything handed to us; we have to work incredibly hard to uphold the legacy left behind f...

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