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Sophomores get their AP World History exam feet wet: Photo of the Day 5/12/17

Sophomores get their AP World History exam feet wet: Photo of the Day 5/12/17

by Madison Reeley, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

The first two weeks of May are intense for those who are taking one, two, and, even, three AP tests.  For most AP testers, they are pros by their senior year. For many, they get their AP feet wet with the The AP World History course, is the first AP course available to sophomores. “It was more o...

Oh, the places you’ll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
May 12, 2017
Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Garrett Wiehler will be attending American University at the nation's capital to study international service. "American University has one of the top ten International Studies programs, and that's my passion, so the choice was obvious," he said. "I want to be good at helping people and developing la...

Class of 2017: poms seniors dance down to 8 days

Class of 2017:  poms seniors dance down to 8 days

by Grace Brooks, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The Pom and Dance team performs at football games, pep rallies, and competitions. The team has 8 seniors leaving. Caitlin Caffrey, Lexi Watson, Marlee Steig, Emma Ruch, Taylor Thomas, Alyssa Yammarino, Brooke Bennett and Bree Cacioppo. Captains, Watson and Thomas, have been on the team since freshma...

Girls varsity lacrosse falls in first round of playoffs: Photo of the Day 5/11/17

Girls varsity lacrosse falls in first round of playoffs: Photo of the Day 5/11/17

by Ethan Hart, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

On May 9, the #7 seeded girls varsity lacrosse team was defeated in the first round of the Frederick County playoffs against #2 seeded Middletown Knights, with a final score of 29-2.  With a weakened defense, the Lancers couldn’t get anything going against a Knights squad who they lost to previous...

While the dresses change with the decades, prom never goes out of style

While the dresses change with the decades, prom never goes out of style

by Lourdes Jack, Reporter
May 11, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Spring 2017

As the famous rhyme goes, April showers brings May flowers.  For the month of May, ‘tis the season not only for flowers, but also for the social event of the year, prom. Now  it's the time when girls can't find the perfect dress, until they try on the dresses available in the whole store, and guys ha...

Oh, the places you’ll go: Domroe and Eisenhauer will be soaking up the sun at Arizona State University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Domroe and Eisenhauer will be soaking up the sun at Arizona State University

by Mallory Maher, Reporter
May 11, 2017
Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Mackenzie Domroe and Morgan Eisenhauer will be attending Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. Domroe will be studying Political Science and is then planning to attend law school. Eisenhauer will be studying Biomedical Science and wants to become a physician's assistant. Domroe and Eisenhaue...

Online Gym: It’s a legitimate credit, if done right

Online Gym: It’s a legitimate credit, if done right

by Katie Lehman, Editor
May 11, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Spring 2017

With the power of the internet, more learning tools have become available for students all over the world. Now with online classes, students have more opportunities to take a wider range of classes on their own schedule--in the summer and during the school year. Gym class is one of the classes that st...

Are we PREP-ing for success or just relaxing? Fix the problem with graded PREP

Are we PREP-ing for success or just relaxing? Fix the problem with graded PREP

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
May 11, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Spring 2017

“Linganore's mission is to equip students for life-long learning through lessons in academics, accountability, and attitude.” That is the message proudly proclaimed on the front page of our school website. Yet, in PREP, unfortunately, we are beginning to lack the accountability and focus on academics to live ...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 takes theaters across the universe by meteor storm

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 takes theaters across the universe by meteor storm

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Best of SNO, Showcase, Spring 2017

As a long time Marvel fan and comic connoisseur, I was skeptical about the developing Marvel cinema. The first Guardians of the Galaxy, however, solidified my faith in the budding franchise. The movie introduced lovable and intriguing characters with complex backgrounds. Its sequel, Guardians of the Gala...

Class of 2017: Seniors in the GSA celebrate 10 days left before graduation

Class of 2017: Seniors in the GSA celebrate 10 days left before graduation

by Katie Lehman, Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Spring 2017

Seniors of the GSA club are looking forward to a bittersweet farewell to Linganore High School with only 10 days left. The GSA, run by Ms. Baker, is preparing to say goodbye to beloved members as they leave the underclassmen behind. Two of the group's seniors, Alison Stockman (right) and Grace Wi...

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