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Max West of Lake

Max West of Lake

Lucas Bleyle, Diversion Editor

March 11, 2016


Filed under Audio, Profiles

Flat on his stomach high over the rows of auditorium seats Maxwell Westlake fiddles with an instrument, adjusting shutters and pointing it. “Sloths have been known to mistake their own arms and try to grab them and then fall to their deaths,” said Max, discussing his spirit animal. “I think...

Athena Song

Sonja Paulson, Reporter

March 11, 2016


Filed under Profiles

Who is on two hockey teams, taking two ap classes, advanced in math, in track, has a boyfriend, and has managed to not go crazy? That’s right, it’s Athena Song. When asking Athena about how she handles her crazy schedule, she stressed that time management is key. “If you don’t manage you...

Rodney Washington

Sam Stuve, Reporter

March 10, 2016


Filed under Archives, Profiles, Uncategorized

Rodney Washington By: Sam Stuve There aren’t very many freshmen that make the varsity wrestling team, however, Rodney Washington is one of the very few freshmen who did. “Being a freshmen on the varsity wrestling team is a big deal and it means a lot to me,” Washington commented. ...

Tyler and his tater tots

Tyler and his tater tots

Sabrina Lang, Reporter

March 7, 2016


Filed under Archives, Profiles

Freshman Tyler Nord is a man of many talents. Jumping from track to football to speech, he’s always up to something. His first extracurricular activity of the year was football. “I didn’t think I’d like football very much, but it was fun hitting people” says Tyler. The next activity he took...

Mr. Woolery’s Mini Me

Megan Hofer, Reporter

March 1, 2016


Filed under Archives, Profiles, Showcase

  Freshman Dana Woolery is the son of Mr. Woolery. Most of us know Dana’s father for his weird quirky talks and his bright attitude on life, but his son is also pretty great. As the son of Mr. Woolery, there is no doubt that Dana would be involved in drama. His most recent part was a characte...

The Life of Jillian

The Life of Jillian

Lisa Cochran, Campus Life Editor

March 1, 2016


Filed under Profiles

  Born in a giant explosion of cheeriness and smiles, Jillian Blum came into the world. While she has grown since then, one thing has not changed; she has yet to wipe a smile off of her face. Blum spends her time on social media and at cheer practice (where she is a three time state champion)...

Ella Glenn’s quest

Ella Glenn’s quest

Kub Stevens, Co-editor in chief

February 9, 2016


Filed under Archives, Profiles, Showcase

They told her she couldn’t. They told her she wouldn’t. So when sophomore Ella Glenn did it, the pundits had nothing left to say. “It,” of course, refers to escaping the shadow that her magnanimous brother Jonah left in the wake of his graduation last year. Known for his flannel shirts and...

Akuei Chiman

Akuei Chiman

Skip Stevens, Reporter

January 28, 2016


Filed under Archives, Profiles, Showcase

Who is Akuei Chiman? Simply put, he is an enigma. His ability to keep much of who he is, besides his speed and pure athletic ability, a secret could rival that of a ninja. However, upon being interviewed by the WEB, a new light has been shed on his complex, and sometimes puzzling mind. While much is st...

Marcus Reecy

Marcus Reecy

McKenzie Reimer, Academics & Arts Editor

December 16, 2015


Filed under Profiles

May 28, 1998. A day so glorious, it should be a national holiday. The day one of the greatest men of all, was birthed into existence. Who is this man? Well dear reader, that man is Marcus Reecy. Marcus James Reecy is a 6’ 4” lanky lad here at Ames High School, but that’s only a small bit of who...

Single in a Singlet

Single in a Singlet

Jill Zmolek, Reporter

December 15, 2015


Filed under Archives, Profiles, Showcase

Only a brave soul puts on a singlet. In wrestling, men wear sporty unitards. When asked what such a contraption feels like, junior Marcus Coleman laughed adorably. “It’s like wearing compression shorts.” We will take his word for it. And we should- he’s an expert. This past wrestling season he s...

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