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Endylion Strohman: Senior Column

Endylion Strohman: Senior Column

Endylion Strohman, Reporter

May 12, 2016

There’s no set direction you need to take to go through high school. The hardest thing when you are starting out is hearing all these people throwing ideas at you about what you  should do and who you should strive to be. I’m telling you now, don’t listen to any of them. (I understand that in ...

Gross Point Blank

Gross Point Blank

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

May 9, 2016

I was given about two weeks to summarize my thoughts on my past four years at this fantastic place. I didn’t know what to talk about. It’s a very daunting task when someone says, “Alright, this is the last thing that these people are going to remember you by.” I thought for a while but event...

iQuiz

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

April 5, 2016

As we begin to enter the month of April and the school year begins to wind down, one of the more exciting competitions at Ames High is just getting started. The iQuiz season is a competition between Ames High students, to find the ultimate “whiz-kids” at Ames High. The competition pits two teams ...

Damn Social Media, back at it again with the stupid trends

Damn Social Media, back at it again with the stupid trends

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

March 11, 2016

“Daaaammnn Daniel, back at it again with the white vans.” Really? This is what we’ve come to? Some white kid prancing around in white vans with another kid saying his name. I’ve never been so disappointed in our generation as a whole. It’s really pathetic, that’s what it takes to become famous?...

State Competition Update for Winter Sports

State Competition Update for Winter Sports

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

March 2, 2016

Winter sports are beginning to wind down for Iowa High Schools with Ames High capping off a fantastic season by all of our winter athletes at their state competitions. The Girls basketball team finished off their season with a loss at Southeast polk and finished with a .500 record at 11-11. Th...

Yeezy Season

Yeezy Season

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

February 10, 2016

It’s finally happening. Kanye has finally announced that his new album Waves will be released February 11th. Now don’t quote me on that album cover because by the time this goes out he may change the title for a 4th time. The album began titled So Help Me God until Kanye changed the name to Swish ...

Student Teachers

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

January 27, 2016

With the start of a new semester Ames High is welcoming some new faces to our school. Arguably none of them more noticeable than the new student teachers we have here at Ames High. As Iowa State begins their new semester, college students are beginning to invade the hallways and classrooms here at Ames Hig...

What is iBall?

What is iBall?

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

December 14, 2015

As we get closer and closer to Christmas everyone seems to get a little more excited each day. Some, including myself, get excited for reasons other than winter break and christmas. We get excited because iBall season is approaching. If you’re new to Ames High, or just don’t know what iBall is...

Logic – The Incredible True Story

Logic - The Incredible True Story

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

December 14, 2015

  Only 1 year after releasing his debut album Under Pressure, Logic comes back as strong as ever with his sophomore album The Incredible True Story. The album consists of 14 actual songs and 4 skits which play into the storyline the album creates. While the album only totals 1 hour including th...

High schoolers need to chill on politics

High schoolers need to chill on politics

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

November 16, 2015

Politics. When some high schoolers hear this word they immediately want to move the conversation to something more interesting. However, when others hear this word, a 30 minute argument with people forcing their opinions down each other’s throats ensues. With the presidential election heating up, so a...