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Person of the Week

Person of the Week: Kiki Ribar

March 16, 2018 4:58pm | Maya Costanzo

This week’s person of the week is Courtney Ribar (Kiki)! Kiki loves to stay active within her school and is super excited to attend Ohio University next year. I was blessed to be able to get the opportunity to interview Kiki and ask her a […]

Person of the Week: Erin Mullen

March 16, 2018 4:56pm | Maya Costanzo

Erin Mullen is a very busy senior at Lakewood High School. She participates in dance group, girls golf, and the Cinema editorial staff. Erin is planning on attending Kent State University next year. I got the opportunity to ask Erin some questions about her high […]

Person of the week

January 26, 2018 2:23pm | Caitlin Gang

The person of the week is Keegan Sabin. Keegan is a senior at Lakewood High  School. He has run track for one year. He has done theater for 4 years and is apart of the PLTW through west shore. Keegan is a hard-working student who has really […]

Person of the Week- Rory Meehan

January 26, 2018 2:21pm | Courtney Ribar

Rory Meehan is a senior here at Lakewood High School who enjoys hanging out with his friends, playing NIMBA, and having a good time. Rory was on the homecoming court this year. He is a well liked young man and as a very outgoing personality. […]

Gabby Eisel

December 1, 2017 5:53pm | Clare Harvey

This week’s student of the week is Gabby Eisel. Gabby is a senior at Lakewood High School. She has been attending Lakewood for the past four years. She is involved in many different sports including: tennis, swimming and track. Gabby was captain of the tennis […]

Emily Ruebsteck

December 1, 2017 5:30pm | Anas Akram Ul Haque

This week’s person of the week is Emily Ruebsteck. Emily is a senior at Lakewood High School. She is adventurous and likes to try new things. For example she signed up to be an elf for Toys for Tot’s during her senior year. She will […]

Burke Fortner

December 1, 2017 1:10am | Courtney Ribar

Burke Fortner is a senior at Lakewood High School. Burke has participated in both swimming and baseball all four years he has been at the school. Fortner is one of the swim teams captains this year. Burke is a friendly and funny person. He has […]

Team Erin

September 20, 2017 1:16pm | Max Boland

Lakewood High School junior Erin Black has a painful genetic disease called Charcot Marie Tooth (better known as CMT). Since she was 11 years old, Erin has been battling with the nerves in the lower half of her body. At least 3 days a week […]

Student of the Week: Will Adams

September 15, 2017 2:31pm | Chloe Soneson

Will Adams is a junior at Lakewood High School.  He is a very good student overall.  He has maintained very good grades throughout all of his years in school.  Will is very committed to his school work and football. In school, his favorite class is […]

Lakewood’s Angel: Anne Giffels

September 9, 2017 6:59pm | Madyson Lewellyn

On Friday September 1st, 2017, Lakewood tragically lost one of its greatest influences to  breast cancer–Mrs. Anne Giffels. Beloved friend, mother, sister, mentor, Giffels touched many lives as a proud member of the Lakewood City Schools Community and Lakewood Athletics. The battle was fought over the […]

Hannah Cogar

September 1, 2017 2:12pm | Sasha Seckers

Hannah Cogar, a senior is Lakewood High School’s Person of the Week. She is a motivated,  kind and benevolent person who is always pushing herself to succeed. She is an incredibly involved individual at Lakewood High School, and she participates in many extra-curricular activities. She […]

Person of the Week: Hannah Huddleson

June 1, 2017 5:13pm | Lauren Jones

For the final week of school, this person of the week this time is Hannah Huddleson. The school is full of many students who range from race, gender, age, religion, and personality. Hannah is one of those many students. Hannah is a sophomore with big […]

Seta Nagbe

June 1, 2017 12:18pm | Maya Costanzo

This week’s person of the week is Seta Nagbe! Seta is a junior this year and  is very active at Lakewood High School. She participates in soccer, diving, track and field, H2O and Lakewood Project. Seta plays the cello for Lakewood Project and has been […]

Mary Lavelle

May 31, 2017 5:25pm | Erin Mullen

Mary Lavelle is a junior here at Lakewood High School. Mary plays basketball for the girls’ team here at LHS. She also played volleyball for the Rangers freshman year and is planning on playing golf for her senior year. Mary is a pretty good student […]

Mrs. Manning

May 31, 2017 5:23pm | Valentina Teles

Mrs. Manning is one of the best teachers here at LHS. She is sweet, kind, always ready to help her students, and her style is impeccable. No wonder she is the Fashion Design teacher. Mrs. Manning does not only teach Fashion Design but also Creative […]

Jing Feng

May 31, 2017 11:49am | Lizzie Shuga

Jing Feng, a junior, is representing Lakewood High School as Person of the Week. Jing is an exemplary scholar, creative mind, and excels in athletic ability. She is highly representative of the best our school has to offer. Jing is immensely focused on her academia, […]

Aaron Kerney

May 31, 2017 11:47am | Jaclyn Burdette

This week’s Person of the Week is Aaron Kerney! Aaron is a 6 foot 5 inches sophomore at Lakewood High School. He played on the junior varsity Lakewood basketball team as a center. When he is not busy working on school work he is usually […]

Sarah Krost

May 31, 2017 11:44am | Courtney Ribar

Sarah Krost is a junior here at Lakewood High. Sarah is a lifeguard at the YMCA in the winter and life guards for Lakewood city pools in the summer. Sarah is a very up beat and positive person. Krost is a great student who works hard […]

Kazimir Klein

May 26, 2017 2:42pm | Frankie Bruening

This week’s person of the week is junior Kazimir Klein. Kazimir is enrolled in a myriad of advanced and AP classes as she is a hard working student. She also gets excellent grades and does a phenomenal job keeping up with her work. Not only is […]

Mila Kneeland

May 26, 2017 2:31pm | Maya Costanzo

This weeks person of the week is Mila Kneeland! Mila is a freshmen this year at Lakewood High School. Her favorite thing to do is play soccer and this year she was a regular start for Lakewood’s Junior Varsity team. Mila hopes to continue to […]

Mac McFarlin

May 26, 2017 2:19pm | Courtney Ribar

Mac McFarlin is a junior at Lakewood High. He has played varsity hockey for the high school for all three years he has been here, and plan to continue into his senior year. Mac also part takes in the West Shore construction program here at […]

Courtney Ribar

May 19, 2017 12:37pm | Maya Costanzo

This week’s person of the week is Courtney Ribar! Courtney is very involved at Lakewood High as she has participated in the Lakewood GIrls Basketball team for all of her three years of high school and has played golf for two years, her sophomore and […]

Sara Severino

May 18, 2017 12:37pm | Courtney Ribar

Sara Severino is a fun and social person. Sara has done Rangerettes for the past three years for the Lakewood High School marching band and plans on continuing next year. Sara is a hard-working student who gets good grades, she also works hard out of school at […]

Sierra Smith

May 17, 2017 5:15pm | Jaclyn Burdette

This week’s Person of the Week is Sierra Smith! Sierra is a junior at Lakewood High School. She is enrolled in the Early Childhood Westshore program. When she is not busy with home and school work she is usually at work or hanging out with […]

Emma Yonkers

May 17, 2017 1:10pm | Hanna Chodzin

This week’s person of the week is Senior Emma Yonkers. Emma is heavily involved in many of the activities Lakewood has to offer finishing her senior year with a very impressive track record. She was a four-year varsity member of the gymnastics team which she also […]

Person of the week: Renad Almutairi

May 15, 2017 11:50am | Valentina Teles

Q: What was your best high school experience so far? A: I think the best part of my high school so far, was taking the art classes. Is the part of the day were I can just put on my headphones and let my imagination […]

Tori Donegan

May 12, 2017 5:24pm | Courtney Moran

This week I interviewed not only my best friend but one of the nicest girls in school! Tori Donegan! She took time out of her busy, busy schedule to talk to me about some of her experiences at Lakewood High. “What is your favorite class […]

Miss Emily Stephenson

May 12, 2017 4:45pm | Eman Naserallah

Miss Emily Stephenson is one of those teachers to whom you relate more to her than probably your actual age friends. She teachers the Early Childhood Education/ Senior Services West Shore program class. Her classroom, famously known to be colorful and joyous, can be found on the […]

Olivia Britt

May 12, 2017 12:37pm | Maya Costanzo

This week’s Person of the Week is Olivia Britt! Olivia is a junior this year a Lakewood High School. One of Olivia’s favorite things to do is to play basketball. She has played basketball since she was little and continued to play during all three […]

Person of the Week- Isabel Cintron

May 12, 2017 12:23pm | Courtney Ribar

Isabel Cintron is a junior here at Lakewood high school. Isabel participates in basketball year at Lakewood and has been for all three years she has been here. Isabel was part of the starting five this year when the Lakewood Girls Basketball team won Districts and […]

Deanna White

May 11, 2017 1:42pm | Jaclyn Burdette

This week’s Person of the Week is junior, Deanna White. Deanna is a very outgoing, nice and fun spirit. When she is not at home studying, she hangs out with her friends or is at work. Deanna use to be involved in cheerleading her freshman […]

Frankie Bruening

May 11, 2017 1:32pm | Hanna Chodzin

This week’s person of the week is sophomore Frankie Bruening. She has been dancing for the Lakewood Rangerettes the past two years and intends to continue on the line for her final two years at LHS. Last year she also did track, but sprained her […]

Audrey Thorpe

May 5, 2017 4:55pm | Courtney Moran

This weeks person of the week is Audrey Thorpe. Audrey is a jolly, fun spirit. What has been your favorite year of high school so far? Why? “Honestly I’ve had fun every single year. I would have to say my favorite has been this year […]

Erin Mullen

May 4, 2017 3:50pm | Courtney Ribar

This week’s person of the week is Erin Mullen, who is a junior here at Lakewood High. Erin is one of two girls who participates on the golf team. Mullen is a very funny and outgoing person if you ever see her in the hall way […]

Stephanie Guist

May 3, 2017 4:59pm | Jaclyn Burdette

This week’s Person of the Week would be junior, Stephanie Guist. Stephanie is involved in swimming at Lakewood High School for two years, participated in H20 events and was also in French club. Stephanie is a very outgoing, fun-loving and friendly student who would not […]

Evan Gainous

May 3, 2017 12:55am | Brandon Gue

A familiar name and face at Lakewood High School, Evan Gainous is a senior with  a 3.86 GPA known best for his happy face and friendly vibe. For those who don’t know him, Evan was a swim captain for the Lakewood High School Swim Team his senior year […]

Mrs. Brenda Allen

April 13, 2017 4:58pm | Eman Naserallah

Mrs. Brenda Allen is a well-known face to Lakewood High School. Generally, everyone should know her as the one handing out temporary ID’s early in the morning. Or, the cool lady who walks down the hallways, and a staff member you can definitely tell your all […]

Mandy Muscatello

April 13, 2017 4:53pm | Courtney Moran

This person of the week is Mandy Muscatello! Mandy is a bright, bubbly spirit and a great person to talk to when needing great advice. I highly advise you to take time out of your day to sit down and talk with her and ask […]

Courtney Moran

April 11, 2017 5:10pm | Hana,Shaheen

This week’s person of the week is the one and only Courtney Moran! Courtney Moran is known as one of the smiley faces you see around the hallways of Lakewood High. If you aren’t familiar with Courtney, I’d highly suggest you’d start-up a conversation because […]

Trinity Nall

April 7, 2017 5:21pm | Ryann Greenfield

Trinity Nall is currently a senior at Lakewood High School. She has been going to Lakewood schools since the third grade at Taft. She used to live in Warren with the rest of her family till she moved. She has been playing basketball since she […]

Miranda Larimer

April 7, 2017 2:35am | Elizabeth Scott

This week’s Person of The Week is Sophomore, Miranda Larimer. This is her second year attending Lakewood High School. Miranda’s goals this year were to better her grade point average, focus more on school, and join a sport. She was not able to take up […]

LaNiqua Jones

April 6, 2017 5:31pm | Jaclyn Burdette

The person of the week is LaNiqua Jones. She is a junior at Lakewood High School. LaNiqua  is a very outgoing and fun-loving student. She currently has a 3.0 GPA. LaNiqua use to do football cheerleading but did not do basketball cheerleading to focus more on school. […]

Adam Torres

March 31, 2017 5:16pm | Courtney Moran

Lakewood High’s very own Adam Torres is a very well-known, outgoing person. Liked by many. I decided to take the time and sit down with him to ask him about how Lakewood High has influenced him so far. Q) What has been your favorite part […]

Gabby Eisel

March 31, 2017 1:04pm | Courtney Ribar

The person of the week is Gabby Eisel. She is junior at Lakewood High. Gabby is a very kind and bubbly person. Eisel is very active in Lakewood High, participating in Student Council, Tennis, Swimming, and Track. She is the type of person that you can […]

Olivia Nagy

March 30, 2017 12:23pm | Trinity Nall

This year the Lakewood girl’s basketball team accomplished something outstanding. The girls were district champs, and advanced to the regional semifinals. This hasn’t happened in Lakewood since 95, so this was a very big deal not only for the team , but the city as […]

Person of the Week: Emily Erhardt

March 26, 2017 4:34pm | Lizzie Shuga

This week’s Person of the Week is Emily Erhardt, a junior at Lakewood High School. Emily is a scholar, a musician, and an overall benevolent person. She is currently in the junior class top 50 with a weighted GPA of 3.9 and an average grade […]

Person of the Week: Ms. Diamond

February 5, 2017 7:25pm | Eman Naserallah

Having trouble with your schedule? Do you need to set up an appointment with your counselor? Do you even know how to set up an appointment with your counselor? Seniors, are the deadlines for applications coming up and you need to get your transcripts in? […]

Emma Bressler

February 5, 2017 7:14pm | Ty'Saun Blevins

  Emma Bressler, this past week, had a  PR of 1:01.4 in her 100 Freestyle race, along with receiving a bronze medal for third in the girls 200 free relay with teammates Maggie McHugh, Kelley Reis, Julie Neff at their conference meet. Emma Bressler has […]

Person of the Week

February 1, 2017 6:25pm | Hana Shaheen

This week’s person of the week, is senior Hanna Chodzin. Hanna is a 4 year member of the Lakewood Rangerettes a 3 year member for our fabulous gymnastics team. Dance is something big in Hanna’s life and started when she was 11 years old staring […]

Omar Ibrahim

November 19, 2016 2:11am | Ryann Greenfield

Q: What is your favorite part of senior year? A: “I like getting to have a really short day, and being able to go to prom and graduation.” Q: What is your advice to freshmen? A: “My advice to freshmen would be to focus on your […]