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Final Advice for Finals

Final Advice for Finals

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

December 14, 2018


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

With finals just around the corner, it is time to figure out how to prepare. After all, the final exams are worth 20 percent of your grade for the class. So for those newcomers that have yet to take those dreadful tests, here is some advice from people who have already taken the finals that are quickly...

Deck the Halls: Lights, Decorations, and more!

Deck the Halls: Lights, Decorations, and more!

Ethan Vu, Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year” so it’s time to dust off the old boxes and get out those familiar multi-colored lights that light the faces of homes and businesses throughout the duration of the season. These lights can usually be seen on the Oak Pinewood trees that are purchased every ...

How Christmas Has Changed

How Christmas Has Changed

Kacie Sewell, ENN Staff

December 13, 2018


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

Before they had kids and spouses, your Lake Ridge teachers celebrated Christmas with traditions similar to those still used today. Now that they are no longer the kids, their Christmas Holidays are spent differently but are still cherished. This time of year is usually spent with friends or family....

Making the Transition

Making the Transition

Obehi Omoaghe, ENN Staff

December 12, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

As marching season comes to an end, the holiday season has finally begun! The award-winning Lake Ridge Band had their winter concert on Tuesday, December 11th, at 6:30 pm. With this being their first concert since marching and football season, the change from a busy and jam packed schedule to a more l...

Toys For Tots

Toys For Tots

Audrey Byrne, ENN Staff

December 6, 2018


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

The Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots campaign has been a popular tradition among schools, churches, businesses, and organizations across the United States for 71 years. The giving and charitable message of Toys for Tots has been adopted into schools as a way to get young students to practice giving...

Choir shares Cookies with Santa

Choir shares Cookies with Santa

Obehi Omoaghe, ENN Staff

December 6, 2018


Filed under LRHS News, News

Put on your Christmas hats, and come join the Lake Ridge Choir Department for a night of fun! For the first time ever, the choir department is hosting an event in order to raise money for their Booster Club. This event will not only raise money for the club, but promote the Choir Department as a whole...

Teach Me!

Teach Me!

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

December 6, 2018


Filed under LRHS News, Showcase

Do you know how to calculate your taxes? Do you know how to finance a car? How about how to apply for a mortgage to buy your home? High school teaches a variety of important subjects including, English, World History, and Algebra; however, they exclude teaching other necessary topics such as basic financial...

Not So ‘Fresh’ Anymore

Not So ‘Fresh’ Anymore

Madison Freeman, ENN Special Contributor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

They aren't getting lost on their way to class, and they aren't showing up wondering if its an A or B day anymore. Lake Ridge High School is nearly halfway done with the school year, and the freshmen are no longer as 'fresh' as they were back in August. For some it's been a tough adjustment figur...

Giving Someone a Reason to be Thankful

Giving Someone a Reason to be Thankful

Ciara Hendricks, ENN Staff

November 7, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

There is no better time to sit at a kitchen table sharing what you are thankful for, than Thanksgiving. But for the First United Methodist Student Ministries staff, Thanksgiving is filled with volunteering. Rather than spend their time all snuggled up and counting the things they have, they go out a...

What Are You Not Thankful For?

What Are You Not Thankful For?

Amanda Mercer, ENN Staff

November 7, 2018


Filed under LRHS News

Thanksgiving is full of food and giving thanks, but what are people not thankful for? From long dreadful traffic to all of your family members coming for the holiday. When family comes into town or people travel to their family it means that the house has to be clean. Cleaning takes a lot of tim...

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