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Fifth graders move up to New Market Middle: Photo of the day 6/8/17

Fifth graders move up to New Market Middle: Photo of the day 6/8/17

by Katie Lehman, Editor
June 8, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

On June 8, fifth graders of New Market Elementary celebrated moving up to middle school. Starting at 8:30 a.m., friends and family checked into the building to get ready for the ceremony to be held in the LHS auditorium. The event began with the honors chorus of the elementary school, conducted by Julia Seil...

Krispy Kreme novice finds delight in new store: Photo of the Day 6/2/17

Krispy Kreme novice finds delight in new store: Photo of the Day 6/2/17

by Grace Brooks, Reporter
June 3, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2017

National Doughnut day is celebrated on the first Friday of June. This holiday celebrates the doughnut (or donut), and many doughnut shops participate. The Krispy Kreme that just recently opened on Buckeystown Pike in Frederick earlier this month was giving out one free doughnut to celebrate Doughnut...

Underclassmen recognized at annual awards ceremony: Photo of the Day 5/31/17

Underclassmen recognized at annual awards ceremony: Photo of the Day 5/31/17

by Devin Barge, Editor
May 31, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

On May 31st, underclassmen were  were recognized for academic and departmental achievements as the 2016/2017 school year comes to a close. In the freshman class of 2020, there were 81 students recognized for having maintained a 4.0 GPA. For the class of 2018, only 21 students had managed to keep their...

Class of 2017 practices for upcoming graduation ceremony: Photo of the Day 5/30/17

Class of 2017 practices for upcoming graduation ceremony: Photo of the Day 5/30/17

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor
May 30, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On May 30th, the Class of 2017 had their second practice for their graduation ceremony on May 31st. The senior class practiced entering and exit using music provided by the graduation band.  Faculty members including Mr. Jeremy Brown, Mrs. Marsha Thompson, Mrs. Partner, Mrs. Paula Larson, Principal...

Seniors enjoy breakfast before graduation practice: Photo of the Day 5/26/17

Seniors enjoy breakfast before graduation practice: Photo of the Day 5/26/17

by Rose Fiore, Editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On May 26th, the class of 2017 came back to school to enjoy a  strawberry breakfast served by the Alumni Association and to practice for graduation. They started breakfast at 7:00 am. Lexi Watson said, "The strawberries and chocolate chips were great!" Caroline Ward said, "The breakfast was delicious." Special...

Juniors chosen for internship at the National Cancer Institute: Photo of the Day 5/25/17

Juniors chosen for internship at the National Cancer Institute: Photo of the Day 5/25/17

by Cindy Zheng, Reporter
May 25, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

Evan Hooper, Madison Reeley, and Patrick Stalnaker were notified on April 21 about their acceptance at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a paid interns.  Before receiving the acceptance email from the institute, the three had a rigorous application process. This included an essay which covered a...

Woodworking builds corn hole games: Photo of the Day 5/24/17

Woodworking builds corn hole games:  Photo of the Day 5/24/17

by Matthew Gelhard, Reporter
May 24, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

The arts courses held at Linganore are the birth of many exotic pieces, full of creativity. Paintings, ceramics, you name it and a student can create it. However, art doesn’t always have to be created with a paintbrush, it can also be created with a hacksaw. Woodworking is part of the Technical Educat...

Seniors get a hoo-rah on their last day: Photo of the Day 5/23/17

Seniors get a hoo-rah on their last day: Photo of the Day 5/23/17

by Lourdes Jack, Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

After four long years, Class of 2017 is now leaving their memories at the door as they finish out their last day of high school.  With everyone going to different colleges, today is a day for them to relax and hang out with each other--except in some classes where students are taking finals.  Congratulations...

Dancers showcase their moves: Photo of the Day 5/22/17

Dancers showcase their moves: Photo of the Day 5/22/17

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2017

Mrs. Angela Smithhisler (@Teacher_Smitty), head of the drama and dance department, had tweeted  "Don't miss the Dance Showcase this Monday at 7. The dancers have worked so hard and it's going to be a great show!" Smithhisler delivered on her promise, and the dancers and tech crew combined to create a show worth a sta...

Drama club inducts officers for 2017-2018: Photo of the Day 5/17/17

Drama club inducts officers for 2017-2018:  Photo of the Day 5/17/17

by Christian Nolan, Reporter
May 19, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

The drama club chose new officers for next year. These individuals are taking the roles that graduating seniors held the entire year. As getting picked though, comes a big responsibility. Students are hand-picked by drama teacher Mrs. Angela Smithhisler. Here are the roles, and the students were...

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