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Theater seniors leave with a flair in 18 days

Theater seniors leave with a flair in 18 days

by Beau Cameron, Editor
April 28, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The drama department may be done with its performances for the year, but that doesn't mean they've left the stage. The drama department is one of the most senior-heavy student groups in LHS, including Isabella Madrid, Martha Madrid, Eileen Rich, Lincoln Robisch, Andrew Livioco, Sara Bonfils, Garrett...

Presley Dougherty earns Gold Award and Lazzie

Presley Dougherty earns Gold Award and Lazzie

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
April 28, 2017
Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Class of 2019 member Presley Dougherty has not only carried on her family tradition in music, but expanded her horizons in the community. Dougherty takes part in indoor color guard, marching band, concert band percussion, academic team, and Girl Scouts. Dougherty’s mother, Patty Dougherty, is a d...

Class of 2017: NHS seniors put on one more show with 19 days left

Class of 2017: NHS seniors put on one more show with 19 days left

by Sydney Rossman, Managing Editor
April 27, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The LHS chapter of the National Honor Society held their annual Talent Show on April 12th. There were 13 different talent acts ranging from singing to dancing. The winners of the talent show are as follows: First place, lyrical dance, Hannah Jarosinski. Second place. singer, Inés Garofolo.  Thir...

Class Of 2017: LHS tennis teams takes a swing at 20 days left of high school

Class Of 2017: LHS tennis teams takes a swing at 20 days left of high school

by Lily Weaver, Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

With 20 days left of school for the seniors, the tennis team is bursting with joy. Alex Dao, will be attending Maryland University and wants to give a shout out to tennis coach and teacher, Mark Sunkel, for showing him how to have fun and for being one of the best coaches. Miranda Timberlake, will...

Nutrition & Portion Sizes: Overeating is as easy as (2 slices of) pie

Nutrition & Portion Sizes: Overeating is as easy as (2 slices of) pie

by Rose Fiore, Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2017

With fast food readily available, many young people don't feel the need to making their own meals. The meals they choose at fast food restaurants are often too big and most don't have the right nutrients. For example, let's say you're thirsty and looking for something cool to drink. If you stop at...

Class of 2017: NJROTC in formation for 21 days

Class of 2017: NJROTC in formation for 21 days

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase

The 2016-2017 school year was the first that the Linganore NJROTC program was moved to TJ High School. The Class of 2017 members enrolled at LHS celebrate their final 21 days in the program. Samantha Buckman will be traveling to the University of Maryland to study international business. She said her favorite part...

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Photo of the Day 4/24/17

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Photo of the Day 4/24/17

by Lourdes Jack, Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2017

In remembrance of the millions of people who perished during the Holocaust, April 23 and 24 are marked as Holocaust Remembrance days. The importance of keeping the memory of the Holocaust alive is to keep such events from happening again. To our dismay nations have still continued to carry out ge...

Enchanted Forest Promposals: Photo of the Day 4/23/17

Enchanted Forest Promposals: Photo of the Day 4/23/17

by Alex Ismael, Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Archives, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On May 13th, prom is taking place at the Clarion Inn in Frederick. The theme for 2017 is Enchanted Forest. Prom is approaching quickly, and couples have found creative ways to ask each other. Over the top, flashy ways of asking have risen in popularity, referred to as “promposals." Couples f...

Pat Carson: A familiar face with a unfamiliar backstory

Pat Carson: A familiar face with a unfamiliar backstory

by Matthew Gelhard, Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2017

Pat Carson is in the halls so often that most students probably think she is a staff member. Carson substitutes almost every day for many classes at LHS. She might be a familiar face around Linganore, but how many can boast a family connection?  I can. Pat Carson grew up in Chicago, with her mother an...

Class of 2017: NEHS seniors bid a poetic farewell with 22 days left

Class of 2017: NEHS seniors bid a poetic farewell with 22 days left

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase

The LHS chapter of the National English Honor Society annually celebrates National Poetry Month with their Poetry on the Sidewalk event in April. On April11, a hot sunny day, members wrote poems, including quotes from Robert Frost, Richard Siken, Rupi Kaur, and many more. Class of 2017 NEHS parti...

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