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Pandemic Prom

Prom this year will look different than it ever has for Lake Ridge students.
January 20, 2021

The night encompassing the cast of hazy light onto a polished dance floor and the rich tone of music bouncing off of decorated walls will be approached with a new perspective on April 24, 2021. This year,...

A Star Is Born

Emily Hamm, junior, has dreams to continue her Theatre career on the Broadway stage.
January 20, 2021

Junior, Emily Hamm, has been a lover of musical theatre for as long as she can remember. At the age of seven, Hamm auditioned to be on American Idol. One of the judges said in order for Hamm to find tune...

The Bridgerton Bonanza

Fans of the Netflix show Bridgerton are hoping for another season of the hit show.
January 20, 2021

Quarantine has certainly been a gloomy time for many people but Bridgerton fans are having the times of their lives. These admirers are swearing up and down that it is the absolute best show, and the fanbase...

Thrift Shopping

Thrifting has grown in popularity as various fashion trends come back into the light.
January 20, 2021

In recent years, popular trends from the 90s and 2000’s have come back in style from high waisted jeans to tracksuits. The current trends may look like a blast from the past. With these trends coming...

Driving to Stardom

Olivia Rodrigo's first single, Drivers License, is receiving much success among audiences.
January 20, 2021

Normally drivers licenses are used to legally drive on the road, however, this Drivers License is used to drive people to the edge of reality. Released on January 7th, 2021, Olivia Rodrigo’s newest and...

The Reality of Women’s Safety in Today’s Society

Woman feel a deep-rooted fear for their safety in a male dominated society.
January 15, 2021

Women's activist Elizebeth Cady Stanton once said, “the best protection any woman can have is courage.” Courage is a necessity when up to 76% of women are targeted for physical and/or sexual violence...

Broken into the Capitol

On January 6th rioters stormed the United States Capitol leaving one person dead and many others injured.
January 15, 2021

Following months after the initial count, Congress came together on the 6th of January to officially certify the electoral votes for President- Elect Joe Biden. The votes favored Biden causing a backlash...

Eagles Experience Emotional Help

In order to better help with the emotional needs of their students, Lake Ridge Counselors created the NEST room.
December 16, 2020

High school is a place where a teenager’s behavior is most influenced, whether the influence is from peers, teachers or counselors. A school’s approach on how to support students’ mental health varies...

Diversity at Lake Ridge

Neva Khan embraces her culture as she celebrates with her family.
December 15, 2020

Through the halls of Lake Ridge, the face of students and staff members represent various cultures and stories. As diversity grows in high schools,  introducing diverse communities and different perspectives...

How We Celebrate

Zainab Odunewu celebrates alongside her family at their annual Eid al-Fitr feast.
December 12, 2020

As winter break approaches, celebrations for the winter season ring all around the school. But not every student finds a place in the knowingly Christian Christmas holiday. Many students find their own...

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