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Wait…Rewind That!

Wait…Rewind That!

Megan Overby, ENN Staff
May 18, 2017
Filed under LRHS News, News

With graduation coming closer every day, many Lake Ridge seniors are beginning to look back on their time they have had here and all they've experienced before it is time to leave these halls. High school holds their first homecoming, first B.E.A.K. week, first AP test, first transcript and first...

Teachers Ready for Summer Break

Teachers Ready for Summer Break

Aysia Holder, ENN Staff
May 18, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

Summer is just around the corner. A time for vacationing and relaxation and for students to hang out with their friends without much thought or stress about school. Not having to worry about dress code or keeping their ID on or even worrying about keeping all your exemptions. No stress for students...

City Council Approves Band Carnival

City Council Approves Band Carnival

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief
May 10, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

On Monday, May 8, the Mansfield City Council unanimously voted to approve the first annual Lake Ridge Eagles Band Booster Carnival. The carnival will be held from June 8-11 in the Vernon Newsom Stadium parking lot from 5 p.m.-midnight each night. "We are so excited to be hosting our first Eagles Band Carnival," explaine...

Global Youth Service Day

Global Youth Service Day

Megan Overby, ENN Staff
April 27, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

On April 22, 2017, thousands of youth around the world came together to serve and give back to their community. Kim Phipps, the executive director of Dream Weaver Foundation, is the founder of this service oriented day. Phipps was a teacher in Grand Prairie, but decided to quit and begin her own non...

Annual Easter Picnic at Lake Ridge

Annual Easter Picnic at Lake Ridge

April 13, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

Lake Ridge opens up their football fields every year for an annual Easter picnic, held by the Church on Rush Creek. People from all over the community are invited to come and join in on the fun of celebrating the holiday and socializing with each other. Many Lake Ridge students attend the picnic...

Severe Weather Causes School Cancellation

Severe Weather Causes School Cancellation

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief
March 29, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

Mansfield Independent School District cancelled school on Wednesday, Mar. 29, due to power outages brought on by severe storms. The district sent out notifications via email, text, and MISD Alert phone calls at 6:42 a.m. once the decision had been made by the superintendent to cancel school. At the...

Lake Ridge Ends Beak Week on a High Note

Lake Ridge Ends Beak Week on a High Note

Megan Overby, ENN Writer
March 10, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

To raise money for Beak Week, student council put together a talent show for students at Lake Ridge to showcase their many talents, whether it is singing, dancing, poetry, or even lip syncing. The students had to sign up weeks in advance and then work hard to prepare their best performance to show the...

Beaky Boys a Success

Beaky Boys a Success

Ashlie Currier, ENN Staff
March 10, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

The third segment of Beak Week took place Tuesday night in the varsity gym. "Beaky Boys" was a night filled with comical performances from several different gentlemen who attend Lake Ridge. There were three individual competitions that occured: the "swimwear" contest, the "talent" contest, and the...

Beak Week Opens with Pep Rally

Beak Week Opens with Pep Rally

Johnny Beaman, ENN staff
March 8, 2017
Filed under LRHS News

The 2017 Beak Week kicked off with the annual opening pep rally held Monday, March 6,  in the Varsity Gym during advisory period. The pep rally served to usher in the festivities to come during remainder of the week. Beak Week is an annual event that raises money for charity. This year Beak Week...

Lake Ridge NHS Celebrates Black History

Lake Ridge NHS Celebrates Black History

Jacob Uggen, Editor in Chief
March 3, 2017
Filed under Also in The News, LRHS News

On Feb. 28, Lake Ridge High School's Cafeteria was filled with the sound of music, dance, and cheering. The Dynasty and Distinguished Gentlemen Step Teams performed on the cafeteria stage during lunch as a part of the Black History Food and Culture Fair. The Fair also included a performance of the LRHS...