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No Bad in Badminton

No Bad in Badminton

Lisa Cochran, Co-Editor In Chief

September 26, 2016

Kim Yin and Jamie Zhang remember peering through the massive windows of the Forker gym at a young age. Their little fingers pressed against the glass and their eyes following the movement of the shuttlecock dancing across the net in the illuminated white room. Watching their parents play badminton at...

Shouting the New Leaders: Trinity and Jonathan

Bella Andersen, Campus Life Editor

September 23, 2016

With the school year in full swing, the clubs at Ames High are welcoming new staff but also new leaders. More specifically there are new Shout leaders. Junior Trinity Jones and sophomore Jonathan Watt will be taking over the previous roles of graduates Jill Zmolek and Kub Stevens. Some students ...

Guitar Club Is Here!

Bella Andersen, Campus Life Editor

September 23, 2016

Ames High has always had a variety of clubs, and activities that are year round,  packed solid with individualism and excitement. One of the newest clubs, Guitar Club, was started by Psychology teacher, Mr. Klass. He decided to start the club this past summer because he plays every day. He has been pla...

Back on track, and leading the attack

Back on track, and leading the attack

Bella Andersen, Reporter

May 9, 2016

With the track season coming to an end this coming week, the ladies who competed in the Drake Relays are reminiscing and remembering the power they held while racing. Both Seniors Fatima Haron and Kylie Morken apprised the The Web about their plans for state, what happened at the Drake Relays, and what ...

Anonymous Roast Session

Anonymous Roast Session

Sam Stuve, Reporter

May 5, 2016

Anonymous Roast Season By: Sam Stuve Alright y’all, I know y’all are struggling with your finals. We all are. It sucks. But i’m here provide you with some harmless comedic relief. So here are statements from random Ames High students and “roast” responses from other random Ames High s...

10 things I wish I could tell my freshman self

10 things I wish I could tell my freshman self

Madi Franco

May 5, 2016

  Your friends now will not be your friends in four years. I know you’re stuck in the mindset that you will have the friends that you have now forever, but you won’t. You will meet so many new people in high school and slowly grow apart from others. Don’t be afraid to branch out and...

Girls Golf

Girls Golf

Tynan Shahidi, Reporter

May 5, 2016

The Ames High Girls Golf team is about to hit its stride going into the last several meets of the year. With just 2 weeks left in the season these girls are ready to finish off the year on a high note by taking first in the 18 hole meet on April 27th in marshalltown. This season has been a tough one fo...

DECA: Preparing students for the professional workalike

DECA: Preparing students for the professional workalike

Tynan Shahidi, WEB Reporter

April 12, 2016

DECA is an Ames High club that prepares students for the professional worklife by sending students to conferences and grading them in competition settings on their professional skills. In DECA, one is developing leadership and communication skills and learning  how to run their  own business. Ames ...

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 ...

Trying Out for Varsity Soccer

Trying Out for Varsity Soccer

Jill Zmolek, Reporter

April 5, 2016

There is something beautiful about walking the halls of Ames High in late March. The birds aren’t singing yet, but it’s the only time one can look at their peers and know whether or not they are trying out for soccer. Those who are, bless them, can be distinguished by the zombie shuffle of their ...