Death of Cory Monteith

Death of Cory Monteith

Serena Paulson, WEB Reporter

September 27, 2013

Over the summer, the death of Cory Monteith shocked the world of gleeks.Finn Hudson on Fox tv series Glee. Montieth died on July 13, 2013, at the age of 31. People were devastated about the bright young actor’s death. Some of Monteith's movies such as "McCanick" and "All the Wrong Reasons" became pop...

World’s End is Good Enough

World's End is Good Enough

Will Fowler, WEB Reporter

September 27, 2013

At some point we all have to leave the small town we grew up in. One wouldn’t expect this, however, to be the mixed with deadly robots, bar fights and aliens. It’s the subject of the final movie in the Cornetto Trilogy–Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Edgar Wright’s legendary series of films that b...

Yeezus Christ Just Rose Again

Album art for Kanye West's new album, Yeezus.

Hans Halverson

September 24, 2013

This summer may have been the most important yet for rapper Kanye West, as he passed down the family name to his and Kim Kardashians newborn, North West, while yet again pushing forward the boundaries of hip-hop in his new album, Yeezus. Called both “majestic and inspiring” and “manic depressi...

Gatsby Captures the Fabulous 20’s

Gatsby Captures the Fabulous 20's

Sydney DeGeest

May 22, 2013

As expected, "€œThe Great Gatsby"€ based off F. Scott Fitzgerald'€™s 1920s novel was colorful, flashy and exciting. Directed by Baz Luhrmann, the director of Romeo + Juliet and Moulin Rouge, "The Great Gatsby"€ stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Jay Gatsby, Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway, Carey Mulligan...

Iron Man 3 Review

Iron Man 3 Review

Stephanie Shin

May 21, 2013

Who says you have to be bitten by a radioactive spider to have superpowers? In the immensely-anticipated Iron Man 3, the man in the suit is back. Played by the brilliantly arrogant Robert Downey Jr., Tony Stark is confronted with a new enemy, The Mandarin, while finding that this villain is not the only...

Spring Play Heats Up The Down Staircase

Senior Miranda Maher

Christopher Jackson

May 3, 2013

Ames High'€™s drama department never sleeps. From the tech crew which keeps the auditorium pristine to the acting corps that bring the energy, the program headed by teacher Steven Woolery never stops going. The spring play has long been a tradition at Ames High. This year'€™s play is Up The Down...