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Who is Chief Diversity Officer Ken Morris Jr.?

Joanna Guerrero and Hunter Boswell February 21, 2024

Talon reporter and senior Hunter Boswell interviews Chief Diversity Officer Ken Morris Jr. in a lightening round of Q and A.

Friday, Feb. 12, the Ankeny Hawks faced off against Norwalk in a close match-up. Senior Cade Pederson goes in for the layup.

Hawks battle Norwalk in a fight to the finish

Ava Gifford, Staff Reporter February 14, 2024

The Gray Room Podcast

Charlie Christensen, Staff Reporter February 5, 2024

On Friday, Feb. 2 the Ankeny Hawkettes faced off against Centennial in a pink-out rematch. Sophomore Ainsley Kiene shakes hands with an opponent before the game.

The rivalry

Ava Gifford, Staff Reporter February 5, 2024

Infographic made by Hannah Howard using Canva

The Ankeny High library

Hannah Howard, Staff Reporter January 31, 2024

A sophomore wakes up to her alarm a little bit earlier than normal and makes sure her book is packed for the monthly Books and Bagels meeting. Later that day, the bell rings, and a group of juniors set...

(From left) Elijah Feldhans, Eva Drew, Adam Van Thomme, Atticus Pottratz (back middle), Jenna Freeseman, Nick Robie.

“I love the energy that can be felt from every single person on stage. I love being a part of such a happy and intense ending of such a great show,” senior Atticus Pottratz said.

Ankeny show choirs begin their season with a bang in Bloomington

Josie Babcock and Vivian Wu January 30, 2024

On Saturday, Jan. 27, the Ankeny Show Choirs attended the Bloomington Gold Show Choir competition in Bloomington, Minnesota. Ankeny’s treble prep group, Intensity, received first runner-up in the treble...

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