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56th Grammy Awards

January 30, 2014


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This past weekend, Jan. 26, the 56th Grammy's took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The awards, hosted by L L Cool J, included performances by Beyonce, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde, Imagine Dragons, Pink!, and many more. Over the three and a half hour show, more than 30 awards were...

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria in Highland Village

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria in Highland Village

January 24, 2014


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In Highland Village, a new restaurant has opened called Grimaldi's. It is a Brooklyn style pizzeria that serves New York style pizza. When my sister who is from Brooklyn came to visit over the holidays, she noticed the Grimaldi's and said it was originally started in Brooklyn and it was a place I would...

Girl Scout Cookie Recipe

Girl Scout Cookie Recipe

January 23, 2014


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It is Girl Scout cookie season; therefore these tasty cookies are in high demand. Instead of being forced to wait in lines and then practice patience for your order to eventually come in- bake your own!   Homemade Samoas Girl Scout Cookies:   Ingredients:   For the coo...

Varsity Soccer Triumphs Over Weekend Tournaments

Varsity Soccer Triumphs Over Weekend Tournaments

January 16, 2014


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Over the weekend, both boys and girls varsity soccer teams participated in tournaments. The Girls Varsity went undefeated at their 4A Azle High School Soccer Tournament. On Thursday, the first day of the three day tournament,  the Argyle beat San Angelo Lake View High School 1-0. Freshman Lauren...

Valentine Chex Mix Recipe

January 16, 2014


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The upcoming holiday is Valentines Day, therefore those of you who have a significant other, have a classroom party, or simply want to treat yourself; try out this recipe! It fits perfectly in goody bags or your favorite tupperware. Beware though, it is addicting.   Valentine Chex Mix: 6 cups Rice Che...

Beyoncé Surprises With New Visual Album

Beyoncé Surprises With New Visual Album

December 16, 2013


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Just when everyone had decided Beyoncé Knowles was too busy taking care of Blue Ivy to make new music, she dropped a self entitled surprise album. Queen B has really out done herself this time because not only does the album consist of 14 new songs, but each one also has a music video to go along with...

Fall Favorites, Outfits

November 1, 2013


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Fall is finally here, and everyone knows this season is for boots and scarves. The outfit combination of the season shows a simple white shirt paired with a perfect pale, laced scarf. The color, grey, of the sweater ties together the different shades of neutral colors. Boyfriend jeans are the new fad...

Tennis Team Travels to Wichita Falls

Tennis Team Travels to Wichita Falls

October 14, 2013


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This past weekend, the varsity tennis team traveled to Wichita Falls to play a double match against rivals Iowa Park and Burkburnett, who they will also play in the Spring at Regionals and State. The Eagles did not do as well as hoped this Saturday, but with more practice, Coach Balderas believes th...

Fall Favorites: Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin Candle

October 14, 2013


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The Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin scent is one of the many, and my favorite, new fragrances Bath and Body Works has come out with. While I was running errands this past weekend, I was lured into the store by the appealing smell of Fall flavors and couldn’t leave without purchasing one of the special edition...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Good

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Good

October 13, 2013


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Mrs. Good, the biology and chemistry teacher, sat down with us for an interview last week. We dug a little further into her personal life with a set of questions. As a result, her interesting answers got her the spot as the featured teacher for this week! Q: What is your favorite band? A: Theory...

UNICEF: Making Mums and Garters

October 9, 2013


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Looking for a cheap, well-made mum or garter? The UNICEF club is making mums and garters again this year. The prices are much lower than going to a professional, but the products are of comparable quality. If you are interested, stop by Mrs. Arrington's room, room 204, for an order form.

Komayombi Speaks About Struggles as Refugee

October 9, 2013


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Last Tuesday the foreign language students gathered in the auditorium to hear a speech by, Jennifer Zubyk, Danielle Graham, Kaycie Tugman, and Jean-Yves Komayombi, representatives of Catholic Charities Fort Worth. The event was largely about the organization's Refugee Resettlement program, intended...

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