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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...

Student Conductor: To Be Or Not To Be Late

Student Conductor: To Be Or Not To Be Late

Sydney Ferguson, Co-Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under LRHS News, Showcase

Everyone has the same 24 hours in a day. For students, exactly seven hours and thirty minutes of the day is spent at school, give or take the few who, through a combination of traffic, failures on their own part, and perhaps a questionable tardy system aren’t arriving to class on time.  This year, Lake Ridge received an influx of new...

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...

Toys For Tots

Toys For Tots

Audrey Byrne, ENN Staff

December 6, 2018


Filed under 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...

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