Two Mustangs recognized for constitution essays

Emily Hall– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – High School seniors across Manatee County submitted to district officials essays celebrating the 232nd anniversary of the signing of the US Constitution.  The competition came with a $300 prize. LRHS students Mariette Tomlinson and Joey Robertson won second and third place respectively. The essays were required to…

StoryShotS – Homecoming starts off with Decade Day

Meghan Llamas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS kicked off 2019 homecoming week Monday with Decade Day and movie night. Mustangs dressed from the past by wearing clothes for “Decade Day”.  The freshman dressed as the 90s, sophomores 80s, juniors 70s, seniors 60s, and teachers 50s. Students went all out wearing bellbottoms, neon…

Homecoming tickets on sale

Presley Long – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Homecoming week is here and tickets for the dance are on sale. Mustangs are getting excited for homecoming through spirit week. “I’m really looking forward to homecoming, because it is a great way to hang out with friends and have fun dancing,” said sophomore Macy Walter….

Homecoming talent show line-up set

Csenge Csicsek – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS is hosting its Homecoming 2019 Lakewood’s Got Talent show on Oct. 2 in the auditorium. Auditions were held on Sept. 23 and 24. The performers are – EJ/Brokeboy LBK Kathryn Clark Jackson Bartosiewicz Joe Wood Axis Lily Potter and Michael Webb Ariana Otero and Claire Sidnam…

Mustangs can be memorialized in brick

Joey Cotton – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Some LRHS Mustangs have been given the opportunity to buy a personalized brick at the entrance of the LRHS football stadium. Only senior varsity athletes are eligible to purchase legacy bricks, which will be sold for $80. “It gives the students an opportunity to leave their…

Seniors consider college readiness

Gabbi Tomaselli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS class of 2020 have a lot of responsibilities this year, a major one being college applications. Many Florida colleges recommend submitting applications by Nov. 1, 2019, although that is not the official deadline. Each Florida college has a different due date for application submissions….

Ranch Reviews – Five artists to watch through years end

Hayes DuJardin – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Every year, new artists emerge to the forefront of the public eye. Last year  brought acts like BROCKHAMPTON, Juice WRLD, Steve Lacy, Valee, and Gus Dapperton amongst others. This year, “Mustangs Ahead” looks at five artists to keep on your radar. Guapdad4000 – With a never-ending…