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Who is That Girl?

Who is That Girl?

Aysia Holder, ENN Staff

April 3, 2017

Many girls of all ages struggle with insecurities at some point in their lives. Usually these insecurities start at a very young age and become more prominent in junior high and high school. To combat these thoughts of self-doubt in young girls in our community Lake Ridge senior Taylor Teague set up...

Eagles on a Mission

Eagles on a Mission

Ashlie Currier, ENN Staff

March 27, 2017

Spring Break is usually filled with sun and fun, sometimes the beach or the mountains. But for a handful of students at Lake Ridge, the break was spent out of the city and some even out of the country for a very different purpose other than vacationing. They spent their break travelling and helping spread...

Teacher of the Year Goes to…

Teacher of the Year Goes to…

Micah Tolton, ENN Staff

March 24, 2017

There's no doubt that Lake Ridge is proud of the work it's teachers do. Between the annual Teacher Appreciation Week and Teacher Dance performed this year alongside the Eagle Elite Dance Team, Lake Ridge never fails to show love to the people students owe their success to. Every year, Lake Ridge teachers...

AP Stats Catches March Madness

AP Stats Catches March Madness

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief

March 22, 2017

On any given "A" day, Tiffany Neely's AP Statistics class can be found calculating samples, scatter plots, working variables, and residual data. When the NCAA Championship Tournament, otherwise known as March Madness, came around, Mrs. Neely seized the opportunity to turn the bracket tournament into...

Bittersweet Beak Week for Lake Ridge Seniors

Bittersweet Beak Week for Lake Ridge Seniors

Aysia Holder, ENN Staff

March 9, 2017

Beak Week has been a tradition at Lake Ridge High School since the very first day it opened. However for the seniors, this will be their last ever Beak Week.  “The fact that this is my last Beak Week is bittersweet. I’m saddened that this is my last year, but knowing that I get to help someone else...

Contest winner: The Conspiracy of That Poppy

Contest winner: The Conspiracy of That Poppy

Anh La, ENN Special Contributor

March 6, 2017

Editor's note: Journalism students at Danny Jones Middle School were offered the opportunity to compete in a writing contest. The winner would have their work published in Eagle Nation News. Congratulations to Anh La, who becomes the first middle school writer in the district to ever have her work pub...

The Birthday Party Project

The Birthday Party Project

Whitney Steed, ENN Staff

March 3, 2017

Many of us grow up with the privilege of getting to celebrate our birthdays with the people we love. Every year they come and go with bliss and joy. Not often do we stop and think about what a birthday means and how blessed we are to have the resources to celebrate it. According to a 2014 article by...

Top 5 things to do on Valentine’s Day: Single’s Version

Top 5 things to do on Valentine’s  Day: Single’s Version

Aysia Holder, ENN Staff

February 14, 2017

Single on Valentine’s day? Tired of spending your time loathing the day? Have nothing to do besides wonder on how you’ve managed to be single so long? Well, here are the top 5 “activities” to do on Valentine’s day when you are single. Throw Away The tissues Instead of wallowing over past ...

Lake Ridge Love Insight

Lake Ridge Love Insight

Ashley Currier, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017

Valentine's Day is a day when couples and sweethearts choose to exaggerate and blow up their relationship. It's a day used by many to pop the big question, or even reveal who they secretly admire. Some of Lake Ridge's most commonly known couples, Kyla Fergason and Jensen Hendricks, Holly Simpson and...

A Couple of Teachers…

A Couple of Teachers…

Megan Overby, ENN Staff

February 14, 2017

Valentine's Day is upon us; which means there are many couples who will be showing their appreciation for their significant other, with various gifts and treats. A few of the teachers here at Lake Ridge and their spouses have been celebrating together since meeting in college, and still carry their traditions...

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