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


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


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


Left to Right: Casey Mumm (Sr.), Corey Phillips (Jr.), Keyshaun Brooks (Sr.), Lucas Lueth (So.), Tamin Lipsey (Jr.)

Boys Basketball takes on the State Tournament

Erin Murphy, Editor March 18, 2021

On Wednesday March 10th, the Ames High Boys Basketball team played their first game in the State Tournament. Marking a 13 game winning streak, Ames rose to the top beating Council Bluffs 53-31 advancing...

Senior Yuer Zhu

Yuer Zhu: Dominating Ames High’s Art Department

Erin Murphy, Editor March 9, 2021

Ames High, Aims High. A statement that best represents many aspects of Ames High School¨s culture. Senior Yuer Zhu seems to dominate the art department. With awards and recognitions such as Silver and...

Senior Cassidy Peterson

Cassidy Brooke: Ames High’s Next Super Star

Erin Murphy, Editor, Reporter January 27, 2021

So you might have seen on half of the senior class’ Instagram stories a few weeks ago a new debut song from Ames High’s own senior Cassidy Peterson. First releasing her song “Mtn Days” on SoundCloud...

5 Tips From a Senior Column

5 Tips From a Senior Column

Liam Struck, Reviews Editor May 17, 2019

I don’t write this to pretend I’m the Buddha or someone that has any significance in this world, I write this because I’m a senior in highschool and I’ve seen and done some stupid stuff. First...

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...

Follow(me on Twitter)ing up after four years

Follow(me on Twitter)ing up after four years

Jared Larson, Reporter May 11, 2015

zHey friends. I wish that I could say that I have a wealth of knowledge of what to do and what not to do at Ames High, but I don’t. Oops. Here goes a last effort. First things first a little tip, try...

Christopher Jackson’s Senior Column

Christopher Jackson, Web Reporter May 15, 2014

Friends, Someone said once that all relationships end in either death or breakup. Whether marriages or friendships, this is assuredly true. The relationship might be unimportant, and the death might...

Senior Daniel Lee explains what a a 5 K is in Alan Juncks chemistry lab.

Danny “the Phantom” Lee

Carla Beghin, Reporter November 12, 2013

QUICK FACTS Spirit animal: Butterfly (because Lee Grim) Inspirational motto: #DestroyEverything Do you have the magic in you: Yes. Every time I touch the floor of that track it turns into gold. Right? Best...

Joanthan W. Laczniak Senior Class of 2013

Jonathan’s Senior Article

Joanthan W. Laczniak May 20, 2013

Originally my plan for my senior column was going to be to try and just write really clever and funny stuff throughout the entire article. However, my thoughts are running dry as the year comes to a close,...

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