Thursday, September 23, 2021

Senior Feature: Lance Heeman

By:Reese Allen/Junior Writer and Content Editor

” You can’t get rich working a 9-5.” -Unknown

A senior here at Blue Ridge, Lance Heeman, while still in high school he is attending Elk Lake Vo-tech to get a jump start on his career of becoming a pipeline welder.

After Heeman graduates would like to own his own Fabrication shop (FAB) which is where you work with metal welding and putting things together with measurements and levels.

It is going to take a lot of hard work and dedication to get where he wants to get in the future, but he is ready to put it all in.

Throughout his time at Blue Ridge, Heeman has participated in baseball (3 years), and basketball (2 years).

Heeman dream job would include to be a pipeline welder or own his Fabrication shop, which is why he is going to Vo-Tech to achieve these dreams. It will take him 10- 15 years to complete the FAB.

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Reese Allen
Reese Allen is in her first year of journalism. She is entering her junior year of high school.  She participates in National Honor Society, Student Council, Class Officer, and basketball. In her free time she likes to hangout with friends and watch Netflix.


Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

What's New?

Senior Feature:Lillian Bleck

By: Breanna Derrick/ Content and News Manager Quote- “The difference between successful people and others...

Cross Country Senior Night

By: Danielle Tierney/ Editor in Chief It's that time of the year again where fall...

Senior Plans

By: Carl Potter/Senior Writer If anyone may be wondering what the 2022 Seniors have...

No More Wifi?!?

Alisa Dauro/ Senior writer Have you ever walked into your school on the first day...

Wifi problems

By: Siara Gennarelli/ Junior Writer  Based on what kids throughout the school have said, they...

Back To School

By: Courtney Marvin/ Sophomore Writer For students the 2020-2021 school year was really rough, although...
Error decoding the Instagram API json

Related Stories

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x