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Serving Mansfield at the First Ever Music Alley Festival

Serving Mansfield at the First Ever Music Alley Festival

Ella Gwartney

September 21, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Beyond The Nest

Local art, music, and a guitar-playing cowboy on stilts are just some of the sights people could enjoy at Mansfield’s first ever Music Alley Festival. On Saturday, September 9, the city of Mansfield and the Mansfield Commission for the Arts put together an event where residents were able to come enj...

Hurricane Harvey effects Lake Ridge Families

Hurricane Harvey effects Lake Ridge Families

Connor Thompson, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Showcase

Hurricane Harvey brought destruction to the coastlines of Texas, but it's impact has been felt all over America. Property has been destroyed. Friends have been lost. Family has been displaced. Floods have covered the cities of Houston and Corpus Christi. Even though students weren't impacted physically,...

The Best and Worst Part of Being A Senior: From A Junior’s Perspective

The Best and Worst Part of Being A Senior: From A Junior’s Perspective

Micah Tolton, ENN Staff

May 17, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Showcase

Senior year, the year most students look forward to the moment they step into high school. For some, senior year means prom, senioritis, and your last memories. For others however, it's the nonstop stress of wondering what's next after high school. Either way senior year is considered one of the —...

We Are The Champions!

We Are The Champions!

Micah Tolton, ENN Staff

April 27, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

Going into a competition it's rare that people are confident that without a doubt they'll win or even score well in an event— the Lake Ridge Choir sure didn't. Leading up to the University Interscholastic League or UIL, choir knew they were good but they never thought they were good enough to make...

There’s No 9-5 Shifts In Yearbook

There’s No 9-5 Shifts In Yearbook

Ashlie Currier

April 27, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Features

A round of applause to the yearbook staff here at Lake Ridge is in order. They completed our yearbook on April 20, 2017. The hard work that the staff put in all year was submitted to Walsworth publishing at 9:42 p.m. Within the yearbook room, several different students come together to create the...

Area Track Meet Recap

Area Track Meet Recap

John Beaman, Enn Staff

April 27, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

The Lake Ridge Eagle boys track team competed in the Area Track Competition last Thursday afternoon, April 20th, 2017 at Tiger Stadium in Lancaster, TX. Individuals, along with members of relay teams, had to qualify for the area meet; in hopes of qualifying for the regional meet taking place this...

Testing Season: The Stress and How to Overcome It

Testing Season: The Stress and How to Overcome It

Micah Tolton, ENN Staff

April 13, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Features

Simply the mere mention of testing season can cause sweaty hands and nervous looks on students' faces. For many high school students the months April, May, and June include nothing but studying and taking test after test. Whether it's for the End of Course exam, Advanced Placement test, SAT, or ACT most...

Put it Down and Save a Life

Put it Down and Save a Life

Megan Overby, ENN Staff

April 5, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Features

Getting a driver's license can be one of the most exciting times in a high school career.  However, with driving comes new responsibilities to protect everyone in the car as well as others on the road. Unfortunately, some people choose to use their phone while driving instead. Every day, 660,00 drivers attempt t...

Eagles on a Mission

Eagles on a Mission

Ashlie Currier, ENN Staff

March 27, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Features

Spring Break is usually filled with sun and fun, sometimes the beach or the mountains. But for a handful of students at Lake Ridge, the break was spent out of the city and some even out of the country for a very different purpose other than vacationing. They spent their break travelling and helping spread...

Eagles Compete at Kowbell Tennis Tournament

Eagles Compete at Kowbell Tennis Tournament

Johnny Beaman, ENN Staff

March 27, 2017


Filed under Also in The News, Sports

The Eagles Tennis Team competed in the Kowbell Tennis Tournament Thursday, Mar. 23, 2017. Legacy hosted the tournament, while MISD offered the sites for each event at every high school. The Lake Ridge Tennis Team competed hard, knowing that districts is approaching. This tournament was a great sneak...

The Vision of Soaring Eagles at Lake Ridge High School
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