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New Drum Major

Tbh cutest picture ever brb crying

Jared Larson, Reporter

May 12, 2015

They’re the few. The two. The faces of the Ames High “Varsity” Marching Band. And now, there’s a new, fresh face for Drum Major. Current Sophomore Kaitley Peterson is the new Drum Major. Now, becoming a drum major takes time, pride, loyalty, and Starbucks(for those lovely 7am practices). When...

Follow(me on Twitter)ing up after four years

Follow(me on Twitter)ing up after four years

Jared Larson, Reporter

May 11, 2015

zHey friends. I wish that I could say that I have a wealth of knowledge of what to do and what not to do at Ames High, but I don’t. Oops. Here goes a last effort. First things first a little tip, try and be nice to everyone you meet. Seriously, it’s really cool. Maybe even smile at people in the...

Casey’s Breakfast Pizza has Everything

Casey's Breakfast Pizza has Everything

Jared Larson and Andrew Ellis

February 25, 2015

Early one morning I ventured down to Casey's, for the sole purpose of having my first slice of Casey’s Breakfast Pizza. Just so I could tell you all about my adventure. After a pleasant exchange with the employees, I managed to get my hands on the famed pizza. I open my mouth to the savory aroma...

Ames High’s TP is absolute sheet

Ames High's TP is absolute sheet

Jared Larson, Reporter

February 12, 2015

Ames High is always on a roll for something, whether it be back-to-back State titles for Cheerleading, All-State musicians, or the recent dominance of Girl’s Swimming. Even though all of these rolls are good, the worst roll at Ames High is in your local stall. Yes, I’m talking about TP. Toilet paper,...

Talks with Noëlle

Talks with Noëlle

Jared Larson, Reporter

January 14, 2015

From the swimming pool to the debate floor, sophomore Noëlle Flugrad knows how to spend her time at Ames High. The story of how she got here is longer than most.   “So I went to St. Cecilia from K-4th grade, and first grade was hella,” says Noëlle. “I had a lot of teachers that I like...

Winter Madness Schedule

Jared Larson, Reporter

December 10, 2014

  Every year, just after flu and cold season, Winter Madness Week is soon upon us. For those of you who are not used to Ames High tradition, Winter Madness is a fundraiser fun week with theme days. Each day during Winter Madness, Student Council will have hot chocolate available. The theme this...

Keep Laura Emery in your Memery

Keep Laura Emery in your Memery

Jared Larson, Reporter

December 10, 2014

From Lambeau Field, to the practice field, to the marching band field, freshwoman Laura Emery has a life full of music, boy bands, and travel.   “Liam is my favorite because his voice is on point, and he’s very attractive,” remarked Laura on her favorite One Direction member.  She is...

Forbidden Fruit (Banned Candy)

Forbidden Fruit (Banned Candy)

Jared Larson, Reporter

October 16, 2014

As a teenager in what seems like constant growing phases, the need for food gets to an almost primal desire for nourishment. Every September, the Ames High Marching Band receives boxes upon boxes of chocolate. Sweet chocolate. I always loved it. Selling Band Candy has been a tradition ever since my father...