The student newspaper of, by, and for Ames High School.

The WEB

The student newspaper of, by, and for Ames High School.

The WEB

The student newspaper of, by, and for Ames High School.

The WEB

2016-2017 Staff

The album cover for Pink Season.

Liam Struck

The musical phenomenon known as Pink Season debuted on January 4th 2017 and had erected itself to the number two album on Itunes top 50 chart closely following that one sound track about some hawaiian...

Lucas Bleyle

Lucas Bleyle

This is Lucas' fourth year on the WEB, and second year as Co-Editor in Chief. He plans to work tiredly to elevate the Web to new heights. He is suggesting revolutionary and somewhat radical goals for ...

Jourdan-Ashle Barnes

Jourdan-Ashle Barnes

Jourdan-Ashle's bio will go here.

McKenzie Reimer

McKenzie Reimer

McKenzie Reimer is a creature of bad habit. When not hiding in her room from the crippling responsibility of growing up, she can usually be found working for the man as an apparel associate, buying ye...

Lisa Cochran

Lisa Cochran

With invigorating enthusiasm and zest, Lisa is entering this school year as a co-editor in chief of the Web alongside Mckenzie Reimer.  Four times a week she is thrown in the air on the Fall and Stat...

Lucas Bleyle

Lucas Bleyle

Lucas Bleyle is a passionate anarchist that envisions a governmentless utopia comprised solely of subsistence farmers and where the only valid currency is art. Disclaimer: Lucas Bleyle is absolutely none...

Selaam Dollisso

Selaam Dollisso

Selaam Dollisso is a junior and first-time writer for The WEB. She is referred to by her friends as “the mom” and takes pride in the title. In her free time, she enjoys writing poetry, painting, playi...

Hayley Martens

Hayley Martens

Hayley is somehow a senior at Ames High this year and an ENFP. She is also one of the oldest veterans in The Web but neither her responsibilities nor her writing reflect that. Basically, here to just g...

Sabrina Lang

Sabrina Lang

Socially awkward and awkwardly short, Sabrina Lang is spending her third and final year on the WEB as the reviews editor. Sabrina enjoys laughing too much, eating comfort food, and avoiding people and h...

Sonja Paulson

Sonja Paulson

  Now (and finally) an upperclassman, Sonja is eager for her junior year and her second year on The Web. Sonja’s hobbies include cheer, hanging with friends, and getting sick due to sleep depri...

Bella Andersen

Bella Andersen

Bella is a sixteen year old piece of indie trash who spends most of her time in coffee shops and shopping. (She has an insane spending problem, which is the reason why she’s always broke.) She loves sleepi...

Tifany Chu

Tifany Chu

Tifany has been in the web for the past 1.5 years, however when she walked in late to the first day of class, DJ said: “Who are u?”  Dedicated to being petty, Tifany loves to be petty. Apart from ...

Dane Dorius

Dane Dorius

Dane is a junior at Ames High School and he plays video games like Overwatch or Bayonetta and watches some movies like Hot Fuzz or The Raid and talks about his own opinions too much. He wants to be buried...

Skip Stevens

Skip Stevens

My name is Skip Stevens. I am not just the person Skip Stevens, but the presence of Skip Stevens. I enjoy the awe-inspiring wonder of musical vibrations paired with the beauty of spoken language. I’ve bee...

Elizabeth Jackson

Elizabeth Jackson

Elizabeth is a senior at Ames High this year, and this is her first year writing for The Web. Elizabeth is involved in far too many activities at the high school, because she enjoys being able to compla...

Achala Thippeswamy

Achala Thippeswamy

Hey hello. 17 years ago, Achala (a senior) emerged from the womb ready to cause problems left and right. Achala is young, inexperienced, lazy, and constantly late to social events due to the fact she live...

Peter VanDerZanden

Peter VanDerZanden

Peter plans on attending Duke University to pursue his career in academics and athletics, he plans to play basketball. He also wants a PHD in paper mache engineering with a minor in vaping.   ...

Queen Victoria

When Queen Victoria is not doing homework or working, she splits her time between the Ames High Web, where she is the Opinion Editor, and the AHS Yearbook, which she is the Photo Editor of. With whatever...

William Tibben

William Tibben

My name is William Tibben, but call me Billy T. I am a Junior.  This is my first year at the Ames High Web. I enjoy playing video games like Overwatch, Metal Gear Solid, and the best World War I video ...

Sam Stuve

Sam Stuve

Call me PoppaStu. I spit game so good, I belong in the rap hall of fame. I’m a hip hop dancer call me MC Hammer. I behave very well, I’ll never be locked up in the slammer. I drop funky fresh rhymes that...