The WEB

Junior Melanie “Melalong” Long

Junior Melanie

Carla Beghin, WEB Reporter

April 7, 2014

Melanie “Melalong” Long is a junior at AHS who embodies the word ‘adorable’ with a quirky, food-loving twist. She does Cross Country, dance, band, and National Honor Society. Long is also a Batman fan. “Like, a BIG Batman fan. I own a Batman shirt, Batman pants, Batman converse, and Batman...

TYLER WESSELS joins the tennis team

TYLER WESSELS joins the tennis team

Carla Ascale

February 18, 2014

Ames High tennis players have been wondering for the past year who their new coaches will be come spring. Miriam Skrade, ex-coach for the boys, decided last year that she would not coach the 2014 season, and girls’ coach Lucas Boyd moved out of town, lea ving everyone guessing if we would have coac...

Elizabeth Jackson, Second of Her Name

Elizabeth Jackson, Second of Her Name

Carla Ascale

January 9, 2014

Top 5 favourite things of the Jackson spawn (Elizabeth---Christopher) Italian Food Friends Chocolate (not dark) Tea Reading (The Help) Books and sh*t (To Kill a Mockingbird) Grey’s Anatomy Running Shopping Dogs Self-declare...

Danny “the Phantom” Lee

Senior Daniel Lee explains what a a 5 K is in Alan Junck's chemistry lab.

Carla Beghin, Reporter

November 12, 2013

QUICK FACTS Spirit animal: Butterfly (because Lee Grim) Inspirational motto: #DestroyEverything Do you have the magic in you: Yes. Every time I touch the floor of that track it turns into gold. Right? Best memory from Cross Country 2013: F.F.C. What is a 5k: 3.1 MILES OF TWISTED SEX AND STEEL APPE...

Now trending: November

Now trending: November

Carla Beghin, Reporter

November 1, 2013

LADIES: A warm welcome (ha ha) to the near-freezing temperatures we will consider balmy come March. In come the peacoats and Goodwill sweaters! The soft crocheted scarves! The fantastically woolly socks and leg warmers! Also pumpkin spice anything and everything. We’ll keep seeing combat boots and Dr Martens, but ...

Paulina Lavrova: Lydia Lavrova in disguise?

Freshman Paulina Lavrova, Russian replacement for Lydia Lavrova.

Carla Beghin, Reporter

September 27, 2013

Freshman Paulina Lavrova has arrived this year from Gilbert (someone bribed her) and is already on the Ames High Debate Team, like her sister, Lydia, before her. She also does Taekwondo outside of school. As we have yet to determine if she is not her sister in disguise, we thought it best to ask Pau...