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Kicking Off Playoffs

Kicking Off Playoffs

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

March 22, 2019


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News, Sports

Sprinting full speed ahead toward the goal, the opposing team's forward sets her sights in the top right corner of the goal. Freshman goalkeeper, Bella Avitia, steps off her goal line in an attempt to challenge the forward. Avitia rushes out with her arms spread wide and deflects the shot over the top...

An Apple a Day

An Apple a Day

Nour Karajeh, ENN Staff

March 5, 2019


Filed under Food, LRHS News

A bag of chips is almost 300 calories and a can of soda can be up to 39 grams of sugar. These are examples of things people consume almost every day. Although people try to stay away from such fatty foods, they find it difficult, so it definitely has an effect on their health. In large amounts, some...

Spinning into Spring Season

Spinning into Spring Season

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

February 11, 2019


Filed under LRHS News, Sports

As the seconds count down on the clock, the opponent bounces the ball down onto the hard, concrete ground. The small, neon, yellow ball is thrown into the air. The Lake Ridge tennis player keeps their eye on the ball as it is served over the net, they step up and hit it back over the net into the far...

From a Baby to Business

From a Baby to Business

Ethan Vu, ENN Staff

February 1, 2019


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

Throughout the process of maturing, everyone goes through the stages of growth which includes their childhood, adulthood, and their elderly life. During each stage of life, the individual can be seen going through some immense changes whether it be through physical growth, personality, or social group, b...

Fashion Fortuity

Fashion Fortuity

January 28, 2019


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

Miuccia Prada, fashion designer, once said, "What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language." For some students there is now a space where they can express themselves through fashion and engage with those that share...

Underwater Opportunities

Underwater Opportunities

Ciara Hendrix, ENN Staff

January 24, 2019


Filed under Highlight, LRHS News

"Scuba Diving Club will be meeting soon in room A339!" This was the announcement heard loud and clear on the overhead speaker for the past two weeks. Students looked around and quietly asked each other "when did that happen?" or "are they serious?" Well to the surprise of many, yes they are serious. ...

Love Yourself: The Concept of Self-Love

Love Yourself: The Concept of Self-Love

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

January 24, 2019


Filed under LRHS News, Showcase

Loving yourself is misunderstood by some people as the action of being conceited or egotistical. In reality, it is the concept of accepting yourself for who you are and having a positive image of yourself. While some may find it hard to adhere to this idea, once they do, they will be on the road to a...

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...

How Christmas Has Changed

How Christmas Has Changed

Kacie Sewell, ENN Staff

December 13, 2018


Filed under 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...

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