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Public art display on Main Street defines Lancer spirit: Photo of the Day 2/9/17

Public art display on Main Street defines Lancer spirit: Photo of the Day 2/9/17

by Rose Fiore, Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

Every year the photography students in Mrs. Tracey Ellis-Guss' class make a public art display to promote unity among students and staff. This year, the students took head shots of fellow Lancers (staff and students) showing school pride and displayed them in a continuous pattern on Main Street. The...

Lloyd demonstrates Music Technology at lunch: Photo of the Day 2/8/17

Lloyd demonstrates Music Technology at lunch: Photo of the Day 2/8/17

by Lily Weaver, Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On February 7,  the Music Technology class set up instruments in the cafeteria for students to explore. Most instruments had headphones on them, so students could play them without anyone hearing. Many students came up and gave it a try. After someone would play on the drums, since everyone could...

Patriots make Super Bowl history: Photo of the Day 2/7/17

Patriots make Super Bowl history: Photo of the Day 2/7/17

by Mallory Maher, Reporter
February 7, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

The AFC Champion New England Patriots (14-2), led by quarterback Tom Brady, met the NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons (11-5), led by QB Matt Ryan, in Super Bowl LI, or 51, at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, on Sunday, February 5, 2017. At halftime, the Falcons led the Patriots 21-3, and the game appeared...

Frederick Comic Con: Photo of the Day 2/6/17

Frederick Comic Con: Photo of the Day 2/6/17

by Mason Eddins, Reporter
February 6, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Frederick Comic Con took place on Saturday, February 4th. Comic Con was held in a small ballroom like area at the Frederick Holiday Inn, near the Francis Scott Key Mall. Including the vendors and cosplayers, there were roughly 100-150 people at the event. The entrance fee for the Comic Con was fi...

Dance class shimmies and shakes through a new semester: Photo of the Day 2/3/17

Dance class shimmies and shakes through a new semester: Photo of the Day 2/3/17

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

For the intermediate and advanced dance classes, Mrs. Angela Smithhisler posed a challenge inspired by So You Think You Can Dance?: "I gave them a mystery iPod with a mystery song on it," said Smithhisler. "They had to choreograph at least two minutes in any style or get extra credit for doing the enti...

It’s raining men at Mr. Linganore dance practice: Photo of the Day 2/2/2017

It’s raining men at Mr. Linganore dance practice: Photo of the Day 2/2/2017

by Garrett Wiehler, Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Mr. Linganore 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On March 4, 2017, twelve of Linganore’s senior gentlemen will be competing for the prestigious title of Mr. Linganore. To prepare for this competition, the boys and their partners are learning several dances, including the waltz and the classic “It’s Raining Men” routine. The theme of the ...

LHS Cheer remains county superpower: Photo of the Day 2/1/17

LHS Cheer remains county superpower: Photo of the Day 2/1/17

by Devin Barge, Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 30, the Varsity Cheerleading squad earned the county champion title once again during the winter competition. The cheer team has been a dominant force compared to the other Frederick County schools. Governor Thomas Johnson High School finished in second place, and Urbana High School was t...

Unified bocce places fourth but remains first in friendship: Photo of the Day 1/31/17

Unified bocce places fourth but remains first in friendship: Photo of the Day 1/31/17

by Sydney Rossman, Managing Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 30th our Unified Bocce Ball team went to Tuscarora High School to play in the District Tournament against other Frederick County schools. At the end of the night, the team placed 4th in their heat and will not be advancing to states. The final loss did not negate a successful season...

One-to-one program gains a few more ones: Photo of the Day 1/30/17

One-to-one program gains a few more ones: Photo of the Day 1/30/17

by Hannah Haught, Managing Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 30th, new Chromebooks were distributed to students who had signed up to receive one. The laptops, previously only in use by the class of 2020, extended their reach to upperclassmen as well. The Chromebooks are part of Linganore's plan to become a one-to-one school. The one-to-one system...

Polar Bear Plunge Cool Schools Challenge-Freezin’ for a reason: Photo of the Day 1/26/17

Polar Bear Plunge Cool Schools Challenge-Freezin’ for a reason: Photo of the Day 1/26/17

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
January 29, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On a  windy January day just barely above freezing, 21 Lancers, along with thousands of other teenagers, jumped into the Chesapeake Bay as part of an activity called the Polar Bear Cool Schools Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics. The plungers left the school in the morning on the bus fo...

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