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Eagle Pride on the Rise

Eagle Pride on the Rise

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

September 21, 2018

We have spirit, yes we do. We have spirit, how ‘bout you? From football games and pep rallies to team clap outs and school spirit dress up days, Lake Ridge definitely has some pep in their step. A new school year brings new students and a different level of school pride. With an unprecedented large...

‘Making Space’ for more Creativity

‘Making Space’ for more Creativity

Ethan Vu, ENN Staff

September 19, 2018

The library is a great place for students to wind down and get away from all their academic stress. It allows students to take a break, read a book, or catch up on their homework. However, the new addition to the library will allow students the ability to do a bit more and express their creative side...

Teaching 9/11

Teaching 9/11

Sydney Ferguson, ENN Co-Editor

September 11, 2018

17 years ago today, four planes were hijacked by terrorists. One was flown into the Pentagon, one crash landed in an empty field, and two were flown into New York’s World Trade Center, killing thousands. In the years since, memorials have been put in place, one World Trade Center rebuilt, and the terrorist...

Drills and Safety

Drills and Safety

Jaime Zuniga, ENN Staff

September 5, 2018

Good ol’ fire drills. At this point, students are used to them. The loud alarms sound off and if you're lucky enough, you get to skip out on a couple minutes of class. Last Tuesday's drill however lasted a little bit longer than a couple of minutes. Of course, fire drills are nothing new to...

A Fresh Start for Freshmen

A Fresh Start for Freshmen

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

August 28, 2018

A typical first day of school for a freshman might go something like this: wake up early in time to catch the bus, get ready by putting on a first-day-of-school outfit, and lastly, arrive at the large building that is known to be a very important milestone in education. High school. Those two words...

New Year New Dress Code

New Year New Dress Code

Jaime Zuniga, ENN Staff

August 24, 2018

The days of dodging AP's may soon be over as students are greeted with a new, some say more chill dress code for the school year. Along with blankets, sunglasses (unless provided by the nurse) hoodies, du-rags, and visors are prohibited.  Students are also only allowed to have one visible face piercing...

Awareness for Homelessness

Awareness for Homelessness

Ella Gwartney, ENN Staff

May 22, 2018

Mansfield, Texas and the surrounding cities are a lower to upper middle class, privileged area to live in. A lot of the time, we forget that there are people in our own communities who do not live as well as others. However no matter where in the world a person lives, it is not easy to be young and low ...

A Walk Down Memory Lane

A Walk Down Memory Lane

Sophie Combs, ENN Staff

May 15, 2018

With graduation just around the corner, all the seniors are preparing to leave high school and start their journey as adults out in the world. Whether the end of senior year marked the end of their education or just the beginning, some seniors are choosing to participate in an event that will allow them...

This Article is Fake News

This Article is Fake News

Ella Gwartney, ENN Staff

May 14, 2018

Fake News has two different definitions. It can be a slur towards legitimate news or it can be actual falsified news stories on social media. The ability to tell the difference is not very difficult, but some people seem to be having trouble separating the two. The rise of this term being used as a catchp...

School Safety

School Safety

Ella Gwartney, ENN Staff

May 14, 2018

On February 14th, a 19 year old former student came into Marjory Stoneman High School in Florida with an AR-15 and killed 15 students and 2 teachers. While some got their lives cut short, many others will have to live for the rest of their lives with the trauma of having seen their friends and peers di...

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