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Boys and girls track teams compete at Counties: Photo of the day 1/22/20

Boys and girls track teams compete at Counties: Photo of the day 1/22/20

by Zack Hunsaker and Elizabeth Rajnik

January 22, 2020

On December 20 the Linganore boys and girls Indoor Track and Field teams competed in the Frederick County Championships at Hagerstown Community College.  The meet was originally supposed to take place on the 18th but due to possible inclement weather, it was rescheduled. Overall, the boys team finished...

Science celebrates the holidays: Photo of the Day 12/22/19

Science celebrates the holidays: Photo of the Day 12/22/19

by Carson Buck, Editor

January 3, 2020

Science got into the Christmas spirit during lunch in Mrs. Beth Ericsson's AP Biology class on December 22. The holiday party started with students setting out treats and food from home. Students brought in brownies, cookies, and even 2 dozen Dunkin' Donuts. The party included other events such as a wh...

Troxel keeps reading alive during the holidays with her festive door: Photo of the Day 12/26/19

Troxel keeps reading alive during the holidays with her festive door: Photo of the Day 12/26/19

by Thomas French, Editor

December 26, 2019

Many students don't want to think about reading assignments over the holidays. The holidays are a time to relax and sleep. English teacher Mary Troxel disagrees with this notion, and used the door decorating contest to prove how reading and the holidays can mix. Her door theme, the "12 Days of Literature,"...

Unified bocce ball rolls into the season with enthusiasm: Photo of the Day 12/24/19

Unified bocce ball rolls into the season with enthusiasm: Photo of the Day 12/24/19

by Sierra Rossman, Editor

December 24, 2019

The Urbana Hawks gym was filled with excitement on December 19. All eyes were focused on the confident members of the bocce ball team, waiting with anticipation to see if they would roll closest to the pollina.  One court is available for sixteen athletes, eight from each team and four on each side of th...

In Quentin’s memory, the community runs for LLS at the Egg Nog Jog: Photo of the Day 12/23/19

In Quentin’s memory, the community runs for LLS at the Egg Nog Jog: Photo of the Day 12/23/19

by Jessica Young, Reporter

December 23, 2019

On December 21, the eighth annual Egg Nog Jog was filled with runners ready to  sprint (or leisurely jog) their way to the finish line. With tables of egg nog, a huge candy cane blow up arch, and triangle streamers lining the course, runners endured cold temperatures to raise money and toys for a g...

Piano class performs their annual Christmas recital: Photo of the Day 12/20/2019

Piano class performs their annual Christmas recital: Photo of the Day 12/20/2019

by William Quansah, Editor

December 20, 2019

  On December 19, the students of Piano 1, 2, and 3 demonstrated the skills they've learned over the past semester in front of friends and family in the auditorium. Each student performed a Christmas song in honor of the season. Mr. Damon Dye, the teacher of the class, gave his students a...

Moses and Rebetsky win November NEHS poetry contest: Photo of the day 12/19/19

Moses and Rebetsky win November NEHS poetry contest: Photo of the day 12/19/19

by Ruby Cerny, Reporter

December 19, 2019

The National English Honor Society (NEHS) hosted one of the several poetry challenges open to all members of the society. From October to April, members are encouraged to submit their original poems relating to the chosen theme.  In November, five NEHS members submitted poems related to "Heroism and Cour...

Future Lancers perform 5th grade winter concert: Photo of the Day 12/18/19

Future Lancers perform 5th grade winter concert: Photo of the Day 12/18/19

by Evan Gobien, Reporter

December 18, 2019

On December 18, Linganore High School hosted the combined Elementary 5th Grade Winter Concert. The concert consisted of 5th grade students from Twin Ridge, Liberty, New Market, and Deer Crossing Elementary Schools. The concert featured both band and chorus students. The combined band was lead by the...

Students create puns using the unit of chemistry, “moles”: Photo of the Day 12/17/19

Students create puns using the unit of chemistry, “moles”: Photo of the Day 12/17/19

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Editor

December 17, 2019

On December 9, students in Mr. Scott Stair’s chemistry class turned in their finished mole projects. Now you may be asking, why moles? A mole is a unit amount in chemistry that is equal to 6.022x10^23. A mole, as in the unit in chemistry, is spelled the same way as a mole, the small furry mammal wi...

Annual Lancer Candy Lane sparks holiday joy: Photo of the Day 12/16/19

Annual Lancer Candy Lane sparks holiday joy: Photo of the Day 12/16/19

by Alaina Burger, Reporter

December 16, 2019

On December 14, the annual Lancer Candy Lane was hosted in the cafeteria and on Main Street. The event aims to provide a day of fun-filled activities and crafts for local families to get into the holiday spirit, and getting a free printed photo of a visit with Santa is one of the hallmarks. Many h...

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