LRHS senior relishes Argentine family memories

Schuyler Young- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Over December and January, Mustang senior Ignacio Saborido visited his native country of Argentina for a nostalgic vacation. Although Saborido was on his winter break, Argentines were just beginning their summer vacation, so it was a perfect time to visit family and friends. The overwhelmingly welcoming nature of…

Mustang seniors finalizing college plans

This is a follow-up story to an earlier article about students waiting to hear back from colleges. Olivia Loop– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS seniors have fewer than 10 weeks left of school and many of them have heard back from favored colleges. Senior Gabbi Tomaselli was debating between going to a university or…

Orchestra Spring concert to showcase success

Angelina Ortiz – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Orchestra program will hold their annual spring concert at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 5 in the LRHS auditorium. This concert will be a display of all the hard work the orchestra students have been putting in during class since January. It will be…

School officials urge efforts to fight flu

Phoebe Duval– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – With flu season upon us, it’s important to stay healthy. The US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that as many as 56,000 people die from the flu or flu-like illness each year. Manatee school officials have released a flyer and a video to help keep staff…

Less than a month from prom, the dress hunt is underway

Ella Botko-Mustangs Ahead Although the LRHS prom is still a month away, many girls already have already bought their dresses. Most prom dresses will cost anywhere from $60- $300.  Not counted is the time put in to find the dress and accessories that go with it. Junior Jenelle Bayor stated, “I spent around four hours…