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Behind school walls: The struggles of LGBT

Behind school walls: The struggles of LGBT

by Morgan Buchanan, Reporter
September 13, 2013
Filed under News

While the LGBT community thrives in pop culture with faces like Ellen DeGeneres, Tyler Oakley, Tegan and Sara, and Neil Patrick Harris, here in the closed world of public schools being LGBT isn’t as widely accepted. Experiencing some form of bullying is practically inevitable for LGBT people. According...

Fierce competition for school facilities

Fierce competition for school facilities

by Hugh Norko, Reporter
September 13, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

Bumped from their regular cafeteria location, poms practices in the main hallway two times a week while the NJROTC rifle team shoots in the cafeteria. This is typical of competition for space, even though LHS is the newest high school with room for 1,600 students! School facilities are in very high...

Art is essential to student success

Art is essential to student success

by Izzy Peterson and Hannah Jaffe
September 13, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

All around the country, arts programs have been decreasing due to budget cuts. This crisis began when the Recession hit in 2007 and continues today. Although art programs have not yet been cut in Frederick County, there are instances where art programs have been limited. Creative classes like art,...

NJROTC future in jeopardy

NJROTC future in jeopardy

by Beth Barnhart and Max Mullen
September 12, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

On its tenth anniversary, the NJROTC program is at risk of being discontinued beginning in the 2014-2015 school year if the unit doesn’t reach a minimum enrollment of 100 students by October 1, less than a month away. There are currently 83 students enrolled. The Navy put LHS on probation for not meeting...

Olivia Goldstein

Olivia Goldstein

September 12, 2013
Filed under Uncategorized

Olivia is a senior and is currently in her fifth semester of journalism.  She and Noah have taken the helm of this enormous ship and, together, they are steering it for success. She writes a pop culture blog called, The Trendzone, which is also published through The Frederick News Post . She...

Welcome to Culture Wars

September 12, 2013
Filed under Culture Wars

Hello, and thank you for reading! This is the Lance's, Linganore's leading (and only) newspaper's, first blog: Culture Wars. Under this blog, the many different cliques, cultures, groups, and friends of Linganore will all go under scrutiny and examination. We will determine how these groups come to be,...

Kate Mannarino

Kate Mannarino

September 12, 2013
Filed under Uncategorized

Kate is a sophomore who recently transferred to Linganore from Oakdale. This is only her first year as a journalist, but she hopes to continue with the class. She enjoys listening to Cody Simpson and playing field hockey. She wants to play for the Rebels, a club team in Frederick. When she is older she...

Caitlin Denny

Caitlin Denny

September 12, 2013
Filed under Uncategorized

Caitlin is a junior and is taking Journalism for the first time because the news aspect of the class drew her in. Caitlin has been playing guitar for five years. Music is an important part of her life and playing guitar is a way to express herself. She also enjoys going to concerts and photography. She...

Kaycee Oland

Kaycee Oland

September 12, 2013
Filed under Uncategorized

Kaycee is a sophomore in her first year of Journalism. Kaycee likes writing and knowing about current events at the school. She enjoys reading, playing video games, listening to music, and hanging out with friends. She mostly enjoys reading action, fantasy, or romance novels. When she is older she hopes...

Morgan Buchanan

Morgan Buchanan

September 12, 2013
Filed under Uncategorized

Morgan Buchanan is a third year journalism student. She is a senior who has been in four LHS Drama productions. She is a part of the Drama Honor Society as well as the Quill and Scroll Society. Buchanan enjoys the arts and social justice and  hopes readers enjoy her work.

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