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Winner of AHS fight song lyric contest selected

Natalie McMahon, Staff writer

Allen High School held a community-wide contest for prideful lyrics to match the famous melody of Allen’s school fight song. After the entries were submitted, they were evalu...

6 days ago

Creativity shines at AP Art Show

Christine Odwesso, Staff writer

From paint to pastels to prisma to ceramics, art in every form was featured on April 28 in the PAC Art Gallery for the AP art show. The purpose of the AP art show is to presen...

May 15, 2017

Drumroll please

Bryn Chambers, Sr. managing editor

Five months after Blane Hinton, the previous head band director, suddenly resigned, Dr. Philip Obado was chosen to be the next Director of Bands in Allen. “I was ela...

May 15, 2017

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Geek Chic 4: Cast the die

Julia Zaksek and Ella Geosits
6 days ago

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/geek-chic-4

Mark and Tate NCAA Coverage #2

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
March 29, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-ncaa-tournament-coverage-2

Mark and Tate NCAA Basketball Tournament coverage 1

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
March 23, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-ncaa-tournament-podcast-1

Mark and Tate at the tailgate: NFL Season Finale

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
January 9, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-at-the-plate-nfl-season-finale

Geek Chic 3: Changing Horizons

Julia Zaksek, Ella Geosits, and Felix Kalvesmaki
December 5, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/geek-chic-3

Podcast: The future of the journalism industry

Sara Schleede, Editor-in-chief
December 2, 2016

The Eagle Angle's editor-in-chief Sara Schleede was chosen to spend a week this past summer at the Newseum in Washington, D.C for the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference. Listen to her podcast as she reflects on her once-in-a-lifetime experience and what she has learned about the journalism industry. ...

Review: ‘After Laughter’

Review: ‘After Laughter’

Sara Schleede, Editor-in-chief

Paramore has sat comfortably in the top tier of lyrically angsty but tonally fun rock since their incipience in 2004. Now having released their fifth studio album, “After La...

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Geek Chic 4: Cast the die

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Q&A with Laura Helms

Pauline Esguerra, Staff writer

Q: What made you want to be an art teacher? A: I actually wanted to be an English teacher at one point, and then I graded my first essay and then I said, “Oh no. I could never do this.” I have so...

May 15, 2017

A star in the making

A star in the making

May 15, 2017

Springing into gear

Springing into gear

May 12, 2017

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Column; The Cons of Fitting In

Editorial: The editorial board calls for Allen emergency homeless shelter

The Editorial Board
May 12, 2017

Many are lucky enough to not know what it’s like to face a setting sun with nowhere to go. To be alone, with next to nothing and no one to turn to. Sadly, this is reality for people in every state and every city, even in a city as superficially perfect as Allen. In order to provide security for those struggling in the Allen community, the editorial board believes the city of Allen should establish ...

And the rose goes to…

Caroline Tucker, staffer
May 1, 2017

Monday afternoon. School has just been released, and time seems to be turning backwards throughout the day. But alas! For once in nine years, there’s something to look forward to on Monday nights, and it’s not football. It’s the month of May and “The Bachelorette” has returned. ABC announced that Rachel Lindsay is 2017’s Bachelorette, an attorney born and raised in Texas. After saying goo...