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The City Responds

The City Responds

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

October 3, 2019

Just after 3 PM, September 6th, students rush to leave their classes at Lake Ridge High School to begin their weekend. However, this Friday was different. A freshman was struck by a car while he was crossing the road, having to be airlifted to the hospital. This highlights several traffic issues that...

All Eyes on the School Zone

All Eyes on the School Zone

Ciara Hendricks, ENN Staff

October 3, 2019

On September 6th, a Lake Ridge student was hit by a Lake Ridge student driver. Many factors come into play as to the cause of the accident. One such factor includes the school zone. Due to the original school zone location, cars are driving at 45 mph and have no inclination to stop until they are just sou...

In Remembrance of our Hero

In Remembrance of our Hero

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

September 20, 2019

A mentor. A father. A husband. A coach. Billy Smith was many things, never limited by a single label. He brought a positive light and happiness anywhere he walked, touching the hearts of everyone he came into contact with. On September 18th, faculty at Lake Ridge learned of Billy Smith’s passing after...

The Risk of Church Parking

The Risk of Church Parking

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

September 19, 2019

“Teen Hit by Car Crossing Street in Front of Lake Ridge High School” read the Channel 5 news' headline. September 6, 2019 was a frightening day for all those involved. Allegedly a freshman student was running across Day Miar Road, attempting to get to his ride that was parked at Rush Creek Church,...

The Dangers of Day Miar

The Dangers of Day Miar

Audrey Byrne, ENN Staff

September 18, 2019

Last week, Lake Ridge experienced a horrific event when a freshman was hit attempting to cross Day Miar Road to get to his ride after school. The news swept across the community grabbing the attention of students, teachers, and parents with reactions of sorrow and shock. Many questioned how something l...

Danger Ahead?

Danger Ahead?

Ethan Vu, ENN Staff

September 18, 2019

It’s a hot Texas afternoon and students are winding down their day and getting ready to head home. Unfortunately on this Friday afternoon, the unexpected occurred as a 14-year-old freshman was injured by a car on Day Miar Road on his way to Rush Creek Church from Lake Ridge. The boy injured was airl...

How To: Picking the Best College for You

How To: Picking the Best College for You

May 16, 2019

As the end of the school year approaches, many seniors are preparing to take that next step into their education; college. Applying to college is not that simple of a process. It takes months and sometimes years just to figure out what college you want to achieve a higher education at. Also in the mix,...

Summer: At Home and On the Go

Summer: At Home and On the Go

Aidan Mortimer, ENN staff member

May 16, 2019

Summer break is approaching fast, and students and teachers can’t wait to see what it beholds. Most people may take it slow and relax, but others choose to go on vacations and make memories they will never forget. It’s common to see people go to a different state, country, or even continent. Why...

Appreciation for the Office Staff

Appreciation for the Office Staff

Alexa Reyna, ENN Staff

April 30, 2019

Taking attendance, making calls, and helping the students are some of the responsibilities held by office staff at Lake Ridge High school. The school office staff was created with the idea that the school secretary, office clerk, and support counselors work as a team to cover their individual duties...

Affirmative Action: Acceptance by Race or Merits?

Affirmative Action: Acceptance by Race or Merits?

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019

In recent years, racism and discrimination have been a major topic in society. But what happens when a form of what some believe is discrimination only benefits a certain group of people? Affirmative action is a policy in some states in the United States that favors minority groups who are at a perceived...

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