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Mustangs donate $800 for Australian animals

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS Lakewood Loves Animals (LLA) has been collecting funds for animals affected by Australia’s recent wildfires. The club placed jars in volunteering first period classes across campus, asking teachers and students to drop in loose change. In just two weeks Mustangs have so far collected $800 dollars in donations from teachers and students. Anyone who would still like to donate to the cause can leave money or a check in the donation box in LLA adviser and LRHS math teac

LRHS senior relishes Argentine family memories

(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 kinship is one of the cultural differences that Battaglia described between Argentina and the United States. “You are bombarded with hugs and kisses, so you rea

Ranch reviews – “Mamma Mia” does classic music justice

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS theatre department is currently performing the popular musical “Mamma Mia,” and opening weekend met with great success. The show features several songs by 1970s supergroup ABBA, performed and choreographed by the Mustang Players. The play stars junior Jordan Cangro as Donna Sheridan and senior Gabby Macogay as Donna’s daughter, Sophie. Both have multiple solos in the show. Senior Cayla Hill, who plays Ali, claimed over a month of rigorous preparation went into th

Pep Rally scheduled for Friday

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With a big basketball game coming up, LRHS prepares for another spirited pep rally. The Mustang varsity boys are set to face rivals Braden River in an away game this Saturday. The team looks to improve to 13-5 on the season and 2-0 in the district with a victory on Saturday. Meanwhile, the class schedule will be adjusted this Friday to account for the rally, which will begin after an early release from seventh period at 1:59. The pep rally will recognize and celebrate th