LRHS art showcased this Thursday

Natalie Bertsch – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Thursday April 6, art, band, orchestra and theater will host a fine arts showcase. The showcase will include students’ artwork and live performances.  Each student in an art class will submit a donation piece to be sold at the gallery. The fine arts showcase will begin…

Mustang Musicians collect state awards

Markella Paradissis-Wagner – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS musicians traveled last weekend to Miami for Jazz and Solo and Ensemble states at Pompano Bay High School to bring home lots of success. Jazz band 1 received a score of Excellent. Solo and ensemble performers overall won 22 Superiors and two Superiors with Distinctions,…

Outstanding Mustang seniors go for Golden Heralds

Jacob Pipercic – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – A select group of Mustang seniors has undergone grueling preparations for Thursday’s Golden Herald ceremony. In 1978 the Bradenton Herald established the Golden Herald Awards to recognize the most outstanding seniors in Manatee County. The essential qualification of a Golden Herald nominee is service. To date,…

New NHS members have mandatory meeting

Niki Cain – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS National Honors Society (NHS) will hold a mandatory meeting for new NHS inductees right after school on Thursday, March 6 in the auditorium. The meeting will cover the essential aspects of being an NHS inductee. NHS adviser Mary Ellen Eskett claimed the meeting will mainly…

Prom tickets on sale through April 21

Jess Husel – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS prom tickets are on sale and it’s getting close to prom day. Prom tickets are $60 for seniors  and $70 for juniors. Sale prices are scheduled to go up $5 April 17-19.  Prices will rise $10 before sales stop April 21. Prom is scheduled for…