SWAT urges end to smoking, vaping

Peter Fisichella- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) is trying to raise awareness about the dangers of tobacco products and vaping. Club adviser and LRHS English teacher Debra McCarthy wants to help make the campus a better place by trying to eliminate the overall use of vaping and tobacco…

Mustangs React – Students recognize Red Ribbon Week

Gracie Coyne and  Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week the students of LRHS were asked “Why do you believe Red Ribbon Week is important?” Red Ribbon Week spans from Oct. 23 – 31t. This campaign targets young adults and children to get the message across to stay away from alcohol,…

Student Government serves holiday lunch

Mackenzie Hopkins – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Student Government Association (SGA) hosted its annual “Halloweenie” roast Thursday during lunch for the school’s staff and teachers. The lunch included food catered from Bob Evans and Der Dutchman, as well as hotdogs and bratwursts cooked by SGA members. The lunch featured a variety…

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Mustang swimmer aims high as team heads to districts

Jenelle Bayor and Phoebe Duval– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – “Just bust out.” These are the three words that Sophomore Dimiter Zafirov lives by. Zafirov swims for the LRHS Mustangs, though he’s a student at Manatee School of the Arts. To be a part of the Mustang swim team, Zafirov had to talk to…