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Sophie Sunshine

Sophie Sunshine

Lisa Cochran, Campus Life Editor

December 14, 2015


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If one were to pay a visit to the Café in Ames, they would encounter many things- a silver espresso machine, a plethora of freshly baked pastries, an artisan vase of flowers, and more often than not, Sophie Straub looking stylish as she sits chatting in a booth with her friends, sipping on a steaming ...

Rebekah Wilson is a hard to miss sophomore

Rebekah Wilson is a hard to miss sophomore

Hayley Martens, Social media editor

December 14, 2015


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Rebekah Wilson is a hard to miss sophomore. From cheering on the track at football games, performing at the basketball halftimes, and being involved in clubs Rebekah is a busy bee. Last week, Rebekah and her other Drill Team members competed at State. They placed 2nd in Hoopla, Novelty and Show Pro, an...

Q&A with AHS Senior Heartthrob Colby Shane

Q&A with AHS Senior Heartthrob Colby Shane

Lauren Eller, reporter

November 20, 2015


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This week I sat down for a Q & A with Ames High School heart-throb, Colby Shane. Colby is legendary for his iconic ‘flow’, his long name of first names, and for being a key player on Ames High’s football and basketball teams. While many may know of Colby Shane, not all know about his secret t...

Sophie Roberts rocks the school

Sophie Roberts rocks the school

Megan Hofer, Reporter

November 13, 2015


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At only 15 years of age, Sophie Roberts has taken the world by storm with her mad music skills and addictive personality. She doesn’t like to brag but her music ability is anything but miniscule. She plays around seven instruments, including bass, clarinet, drums, guitar and  ukulele. When talking to ...

Felipe Herrmann

Felipe Herrmann

Kub Stevens, Co-editor in chief

November 11, 2015


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Gliding gracefully over the pitch, the soccer player resembles a gazelle running at full speed. He makes one move, two moves, and in an instant it’s just him and the ball in open space, slicing towards the goalkeeper. The ball is in the back of the net before the spectators know what happened. For fre...

Maya Chen

Srishti Mathur, Reporter

November 11, 2015


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If you hear the beautiful sound of the flute, there is a good chance that it is coming from the talent of Ames High junior Maya Chen. Maya Chen is a dedicated member of band, having been a member of it since 4th grade. She’s been playing the flute for the past seven years, and enjoys participating...

Seth Henschen

Seth Henschen

McKenzie Reimer, Reporter

October 7, 2015


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Have you ever seen a guy with a easy going smile on his face? What about a guy who can seemingly talk to anyone? Finally, how about a guy who wears an excessive amount of plaid and spends his time in the basement or in the courtyard between classes? If you have answered yes to any of these questions, ...

Madi Franco: Profile

Madi Franco: Profile

Sahar Sebghati, Reviews Editor

October 7, 2015


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Bustling through the cluttered halls of Ames High school this year, you’ll find Senior Madi Franco. At only 17, her list of accomplishments goes through the roof. Between her multitude of scholastic activities and lending her time for more artistic endeavors, (photography, freelance makeup work) she is a...

Kristin Szuda

Kristin Szuda

Sabrina Lang, Profiles Editor

October 7, 2015


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Born in Illinois, 14 year old Kristin Szuda takes on high school with ease. Her favorite class is Science with Ms. Edster. “I thought it would be hard to find my classes, but I actually got around pretty easy.” says Kristin about the enormous Ames High School. She also participates in Spectru...

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