ASVAB can prep students for military and careers

Schuyler Young- Mustangs ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The new year marks the most important test of the year for prospective service men and women. The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Batter (ASVAB) test is a timed multi-aptitude assessment, given at over 14,000 schools and Military Entrance Processing Stations (MEPS) nationwide to those in 10th grade and…

Mustangs excel at HOSA regionals

Kara Smith– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Jan. 16, LRHS HOSA attended the Gulf Coast Regional conference at Manatee Technical College.  HOSA is a national organization for students interested in health care careers. Members competed in various competitions to place and qualify for state conference in Orlando. Competitions included Public Health, Pharmacy Science, Medical…

LRHS blood drive set for Thursday

Phoebe Duval – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The next LRHS Blood Drive is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 23. Donors can donate from between 7:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Blood Drive Committee President Chris Georgas, senior, said, “I’m super excited to see how the turnout is for our second-to-last blood drive of the year, and…

“Mamma Mia!” Drama prepares Spring musical

Csenge Csicsek – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Mustang Players are preparing the show Mamma Mia! in the LRHS auditorium. Music and lyrics, based on the Swedish group ABBA,  are by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and Stig Anderson. The book is by Catherine Johnson and originally conceived by Judy Craymer. Official LRHS show dates are…