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Linganore v. Middletown Varisty volleyball battles for a win; Photo of the day 10/12/18

Linganore v. Middletown Varisty volleyball battles for a win; Photo of the day 10/12/18

by Emiy DiPasquale, Reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports

Linganore (2-5)  and Middletown (0-5)  faced off on October 11 to put another win in the books.  The match ended with LHS victorious, a trend which is increasing, as some early games were disappointing losses. During the first period of play, the team made some outstanding saves and had strong...

League of Women Voters encourges youth to vote: Photo of the Day 10/9/18

League of Women Voters encourges youth to vote: Photo of the Day 10/9/18

by Maya Apau, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 9, The League of Women Voters of Maryland held a voter's registration during all lunch periods to discuss their mission and how to vote. Vice President, Mary Beth Coker and Betty Mayfield, Co-presidents, were the two representatives answering students' questions. “Our sole purpose is...

Child Development welcomes Little Lancers 2018: Photo of the Day 10/5/2018

Child Development welcomes Little Lancers 2018: Photo of the Day 10/5/2018

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 2 the Little Lancer Preschool Program started for the fall. The 10-week session is run by the Child Development class and is headed by Mrs. Kate Lane. There are 17 children in the class of 3 to 4 year-olds. The children arrive at the beginning of second period and leave before lunch. ...

College and career fair at lunch helps students plan for future: Photo of the Day 10/4/18

College and career fair at lunch helps students plan for future: Photo of the Day 10/4/18

by Lily Weaver, Managing Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 3 a total of 19 colleges and post-high school career representatives came to Main Street for the annual college fair during all lunch shifts. These colleges included Shippensburg University, Dickinson College, Hood College, Allegheny College of Maryland, Shenandoah University, Frederick Commun...

Drama runs face painting booth at Mount Airy Oktoberfest: Photo of the Day 10/2/18

Drama runs face painting booth at Mount Airy Oktoberfest: Photo of the Day 10/2/18

by Cara Bond, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On September 29, members of the drama department and the International Thespian Honor Society put on a face painting booth at the Mount Airy Oktoberfest. From 11 to 4, the students ran a station where festival-goers both younger and older could get their faces painted. For $1.00, customers could ch...

Forensics class reads Bloodsworth to form opinion on death penalty: Photo of the Day 10/1/2018

Forensics class reads Bloodsworth to form opinion on death penalty: Photo of the Day 10/1/2018

by William Quansah, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 28, the Forensics class debated whether the death penalty should be legal. FCPS Superintendent Dr. Theresa Alban and FCPS Secondary Science Curriculum Specialist Colleen Beall attended the discussion. The students read the Maryland One Book Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First De...

Poms prepare dance for Pep Rally: Photo of the Day 9/28/18

Poms prepare dance for Pep Rally: Photo of the Day 9/28/18

by Ashley Nash, Reporter

September 28, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Pom and Dance team gets ready for the school’s pep rally in one week. They are very excited to perform. Although pep rally is very fun, it can also be very stressful on the team and the coach. The team had one performance on September 21. Even though half-time performances are important, the mos...

Modern World History class goes back to the Renaissance: Photo of the Day 9/27/18

Modern World History class goes back to the Renaissance: Photo of the Day 9/27/18

by Tabitha Moses, Reporter

September 27, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 13, Mrs. Angela Smithhisler’s modern world history class did a simulation of the Catholic Church selling indulgences during the Renaissance era. In that time period, paying to be forgiven for a sin was a regular practice.   The simulation was to go up to the pope and pay him to give the...

Boys varsity soccer scores first goals of season: Photo of The Day 9/26/18

Boys varsity soccer scores first goals of season: Photo of The Day 9/26/18

by Erich Miller, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On September 25 the varsity boys soccer team took on the Oakdale Bears. Varsity came into the game on a 5 game losing streak, not scoring a goal all season. They were just hoping to get that one goal to carry momentum for the rest of the season. The game started out slow as the ball was batted back...

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