NHS membership announcement in the works

Phoebe Duval– Mustangs Ahead    (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS National Honor Society (NHS) usually announces its new members right after Spring break, but due to the onset of the coronavirus, that unfortunately did not happen this year.   “It is typically a team approach, members putting the letters together and officers delivering them to first period classes with roses for the accepted members,” said LRHS English teacher and NHS adviser Mary Ellen Eskett.  The classes of 2020…

Mustangs plan on continued caution after shutdown

Jenelle Bayor– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Due to the ongoing global pandemic, families are limiting contact with other people and wearing gloves and masks in public. But as soon as COVID-19 passes will everything just go back to normal for Mustangs?  Junior Javien Rodriguez said, “When everything goes back to normal, I believe I will be just as comfortable going out as I was before. I…

Business closures personal for some Mustangs

Peter Fisichella- Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Small businesses around the world are feeling the effects of the corona virus as social distancing and stay at home orders cause businesses to be closed or very limited.  Some of those businesses hit close to home at LRHS.  Umbrellas 1296 in Sarasota is just one example of many small businesses that were forced to close, and the…