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Lloyd receives the Outstanding Music Teacher Award

Lloyd receives the Outstanding Music Teacher Award

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor
April 18, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Congratulations to Kevin Lloyd for being recognized for his music education achievements! On April 16th, Lloyd received the Outstanding Music Teacher Award from the Maryland Music Educators Association. This annual award ceremony took place at the Turf Valley Conference Center in Ellicott City. ...

Robert Winter finalist in the first Frederick Startup Competition

Robert Winter finalist in the first Frederick Startup Competition

by Beau Cameron, Editor
April 18, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

This year, Linganore High School sent senior Robert Winter to the first annual Startup Frederick competition. The competition hosts young entrepreneurs who showcase their original products to a panel of judges.  The prize was $2,000. Products ranged from outrageous ideas such as glow-in-the-dark...

Learning for Life students raise awareness for Pay It Forward Day

Learning for Life students raise awareness for Pay It Forward Day

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief
April 15, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

On April 14, Learning for Life students Sarah Webster, John Paul Beall, and Suscha Campbell  accompanied by staff members Mrs. Pamela Knight and Mrs. Mary Cate Henry, delivered bags of popcorn to teachers around the school as a way to "pay it forward." There was a note attached to the bag informing...

Eight run for BoE: How will they support students?

Eight run for BoE: How will they support students?

by Kasal Smaha, Reporter
April 14, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

This election season, Americans have been subjected constantly to news stories and polls covering the race for the Oval Office, in which five candidates remain. How soon forget about the campaigns closer to us, like the one for retiring US Senator Barbara Mikulski’s seat and for the eight spots in the...

SGA and class council officers elected: Class of 2019 Ben Rose wins SGA president

by Bridget Murphy and Alyse Montgomery, Reporters
April 8, 2016
Filed under News

Last Friday, April 1st, students participated in a school election to choose who would represent them in their class councils and Student Council. The candidates had the entire week to campaign, and voter turn-out was high. Students ran President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Historian for th...

SGA holds 2016-2017 election on Friday, April 1: Voting is no joke

SGA holds 2016-2017 election on Friday, April 1:  Voting is no joke

by Devin Barge, Reporter
March 31, 2016
Filed under Archives, News

Click here to vote now!  Voting closes at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, April 1. The 2016 election will be held on Friday, April 1st during all lunch shifts. Students can vote in C101 (Brown and Radil-Harris room) during lunch OR on mobile devices throughout the day. Students of all classes can vote f...

Mock Trial advances to regional competition for the first time in school history

Mock Trial advances to regional competition for the first time in school history

by Grace Weaver
March 15, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Imagine: You’re 40 years old and your 17-year-old daughter is headed straight down the lacrosse field about to score the winning goal for states, but then she collides with an opposing team member. She is told she has a possible concussion and has to be restricted from play. Next year, she comes back to pl...

Come see the best of the best at the annual NHS talent show

by Grace Weaver, Editor
March 11, 2016
Filed under News

The talent show will be held on March 17, 2016 in the theater at 6 p.m. The show supports the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Maryland, so come out for a great cause and to see Linganore's talented.

A little bug ruins the big game: How the Zika virus is affecting the Olympics

A little bug ruins the big game: How the Zika virus is affecting the Olympics

by Beau Cameron, Editor
February 23, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The Olympics has been the world’s greatest sporting event for more than a century. Even when mankind was in its darkest time, we still banded together for this showcase of human strength, skill, and power. And now the games are being threatened by mosquitoes. Impossible, isn’t it? How could our world...

Hogan promises $6,000 to early graduates: Is it worth it?

Hogan promises $6,000 to early graduates: Is it worth it?

by Grant Kastel and Alyssa Mattison
February 23, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Is it the 'best four years of your life,' or the best three? This spring, nine early graduates will join the senior class as they walk across the stage.  What motivated them to pass up on their senior year? In order to promote students to graduate early, on January 27, 2016, Governor Larry Hogan signed an ex...

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