The WEB: Pandemic Edition

The WEB: Pandemic Edition
December 18, 2020

The WEB staff used to gather in a classroom full of sound and ideas. Our small team claimed the table closest to the window, perhaps hoping that inspiration would strike us from the sky above. Mr. Johnson...

How has COVID-19 affected Ames?

How has COVID-19 affected Ames?
November 12, 2020

Covid 19 has hit us big in Ames. The New York Times lists us as a hotspot for Covid- 19. Because of that, there is a mask mandate in Story County and a COVID testing site in Ames.  Right now there...

Mr. Ferguson: Ames High’s Latest Coach

Mr. Ferguson: Ames High's Latest Coach
November 11, 2020

Kevin Ferguson is the latest teacher in Ames High’s P.E Department, as well as the new coach of the school’s football team. With both of these roles, most students at Ames High will get to know him....

2020 AHS Senior Sendoffs

2020 AHS Senior Sendoffs
October 28, 2020

Lara Isobel Baker IOWA nursing and Spanish Vera Barkosky IOWA political science and sociology Haley Bates UNI undecided Madison Baughman ISU graphic design, and a minor...

New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis

New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis
October 27, 2020

Mrs. Lewis is one of the latest additions to the ever-evolving business department of Ames High, and considering the variety of courses she teaches, there’s a good chance many students will end up in...

Ames High’s Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine

Ames High's Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine
October 22, 2020

Mrs. Heine is the latest math teacher at Ames High, currently teaching Algebra I and Advanced Algebra II. Yet, teaching at Ames High is far from a new experience for her.  “I actually taught at Ames...

Mail In Voting

October 17, 2020

In the past four years, a lot has changed to say the least. Among these changes, every four years a new group of high school students can vote. For all of us at Ames High this will be our first vote so...

Interview With The New Principal: Dr. Nyberg

A screenshot of the interview with Dr.Nyberg.
October 14, 2020

Before we were supposed to interview Dr. Nyberg, we had nervous thoughts, We were discussing how to approach this interview with the principal most people haven’t met, but as we asked the following questions...

The New Ames High: What Have We Missed?

Image courtesy of the ACSD website
October 9, 2020

A lot of things have changed at Ames High since students last saw each other before spring break. With so many widespread global and national events happening over the past seven months, you’d be forgiven...

A Will to Play

(Photo taken by Olivia Sassman)
Junior Alexa Kopaska wears her mask as she prepares for a spike.
October 8, 2020

  Nearly 4 weeks ago on September 7th, students from around the Des Moines metro area gathered at Terrace Hill to raise their voice in protest. This gathering even brought in some of our very own...

Load more stories