Florida celebrates Jewish History Month

Emily Brandt – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – January is Florida Jewish History Month, celebrated since 2003 when Governor Jeb Bush signed a bill that declared the month to be observed statewide. Florida is the first state to recognize and dedicate a month to the contributions the Jewish people have made in the state’s…

Senior hopes to follow in father’s footsteps

Mason Ingallinera– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- As Mustangs begin their second semester classes, seniors grow closer and closer to starting their new lives as adults. LRHS senior Anna Stock has plans to follow the same path that her father, Dr. Christopher Stock, took into adulthood. Dr. Stock owns Palms Dental Company in Bradenton, FL…

Winter Guard finishes second at first competition

Isabella Heupel– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Last weekend the LRHS Winter Guard competed at the Florida Federation of Color Guards Circuit (FFCC) premiere. The group came in second place in the Scholastic Triple A category. The category has 16 different groups competing. The team was moved up a division after earning first last year…

Thursday blood drive attracts Mustang donors

Ella Botko – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LHRS Blood Drive has collaborated with the Buckle Up for Bswag and Bubba Association (BUBBA) to complete its third on-campus blood drive of the year. Senior David Staddler said, “I always donate to the blood drive whenever they come to the school because I know giving…