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Battle of the Cones

Battle of the Cones

Sarah Crowder, Reporter

July 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews, Uncategorized

Recently, Argyle has become home to a plethora of new businesses and restaurants. These shops add to the charm and draw of Argyle, but have also added a bit of friendly competition. For instance, in the case between Snappy Snow and Gnome Cones, our two local snow cones shops. Gnome Cones: Gnome cones is one of ...

Trivia Game Takes Internet by Storm

Trivia Game Takes Internet by Storm

Jaclyn Harris, Editorial Manager

March 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

With an average of over half a million players a day, the online game HQ Trivia has become an incredibly popular pastime for many netizens. The trivia game airs Monday through Friday at 3 p.m. and 9 p.m., with a cash prize shared between winners, who have to answer a series of increasingly difficult...

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...

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...

Movies to See This February

Movies to See This February

Claire Burkett, Reporter

February 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

15:17 To Paris Based on a true story, The 15:17 to Paris, is a must see this February. This upcoming film tells the true story of three heroes who saved many civilians from a terrorist who tried to attack a train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris. The film is unlike any other film this year becaus...

‘The Greatest Showman’ Shines

‘The Greatest Showman’ Shines

Sarah Crowder, Reporter

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews

Regardless of negative reviews by critics, The Greatest Showman proves to be a wonder and fun filled movie, great for all ages. Set in the 19th century, The Greatest Showman follows the life of P.T. Barnum, an aspiring businessman and founder of the Barnum & Bailey Circus. After many setbacks, hi...

5 Ways to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution

5 Ways to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution

Claire Burkett, Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

As 2018 begins eighty percent of all New Year’s resolutions will fail by the end of February, according the U.S. News. Here are 5 tips to stick to yours. Write a list of your resolutions When deciding how to start the new year off on the right foot, make a detailed and specific list of each and...

Holiday Break Bucket List

Holiday Break Bucket List

Ashlynn Roberts, Reporter

December 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page

From playing Topgolf on New Year’s Eve to enjoying Christmas lights at the Texas Motor Speedway Light Show, there are plenty of unique things to take part in over the holiday break. The only problem is that with so many choices, it can sometimes be hard to decide what things are worth doing. Below i...

The Top 10 Iconic Christmas Movies

The Top 10 Iconic Christmas Movies

Jaclyn Harris, Reporter

December 22, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Front Page, Reviews

During the Christmas season, families gather around the television screen to watch some of their favorite holiday flicks. Take a look at the list below to discover the top 10 most iconic Christmas movies of all time.

‘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...

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