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Au Revoir! French Honor Society wraps up French Week: Photo of the Day 11/18

Au Revoir! French Honor Society wraps up French Week: Photo of the Day 11/18

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

November 18, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

French Week, a national event created by the American Association of Teachers of French, lasted from Monday, November 12, to Friday, November 17. The purpose of the event is to promote the study of French with French-related activities for honor society members and for the entire school population. ...

NEHS makes ornaments for “Season’s G-readings” tree: Photo of the Day 11/17/17

NEHS makes ornaments for “Season’s G-readings” tree: Photo of the Day 11/17/17

by Hannah Haught, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 17, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On the week of November 13-17 National English Honor Society members worked together with English teacher Mrs. MaryEllen Newcomb to create ornaments for a Christmas tree. The tree was appropriately named "Season's G-readings" as all of the ornaments were made from the pages of old books. The idea cam...

The Giver opens tonight!: Photo of the Day 11/16/2017

The Giver opens tonight!:  Photo of the Day 11/16/2017

by Emily Webb, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

The moment we’ve all been waiting for - Thursday evening, November 16, is the opening night of the much-awaited fall play, The Giver. This play is an adaptation of the popular novel (and 2014 movie), so many students know the story.  It stars senior Joey Galletti as Jonas and Christian Howard as ...

Juniors practice interview skills with community volunteers: Photo of the Day 11/14/17

Juniors practice interview skills with community volunteers: Photo of the Day 11/14/17

by Adam Cooper, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On November 14, sharply dressed students waited nervously outside in the cafeteria for their number to be called.  Then they approached business strangers and began to pitch their best features in a mock interview. Junior interviews are a way for the the junior class to gain experience on how to pr...

Jordan Swoyer signs to play Division 1 lacrosse for Queens University

Jordan Swoyer signs to play Division 1 lacrosse for Queens University

by Lauren Hall, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Signing Day 2017

On October 11, 2017, Jordan Swoyer committed to play Division 1 men’s lacrosse at Queens University of Charlotte, North Carolina. On National Signing Day, November 8, Swoyer signed his National Letter of Intent. Swoyer set the record, 49, for most assists his sophomore year. During his juni...

Homecoming 2017: Linganore tradition is made of red, black, and bows

Homecoming 2017: Linganore tradition is made of red, black, and bows

by Beau Cameron, Bailey Davis, Jacob Blue, and Emily Webb

November 16, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Homecoming 2017, Showcase, Video

The final day of Spirit Week and the day of Linganore’s pep rally is “Red, Black, and Bow Day”, where students can earn points for their class by wearing red and black clothing, and an extra point for each individual bow. In an effort to make sure that the senior class wins the spirit stick...

On the way to Wingate University: Tristan Drenner becomes a bulldog

On the way to Wingate University: Tristan Drenner becomes a bulldog

by Greyston Harding and Beau Cameron

November 16, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Signing Day 2017

On November 8th, Tristan Drenner signed his national Letter of Intent to Wingate University’s lacrosse team after graduation. Drenner has been playing lacrosse for eight years as defense. His biggest inspirations are his parents and his teammates. Academically, Drenner isn’t too worried becaus...

Jessica Mitchell chooses a basketball future as a Seahawk

Jessica Mitchell chooses a basketball future as a Seahawk

by Katie Gallagher, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Signing Day 2017

Jessica Mitchell, a power forward, has been a varsity basketball player for four years. On November 8, Mitchell signed her National Letter of Intent to play Division 1 basketball at University of North Carolina, Wilmington. In 2016, Mitchell was named to The Frederick News-Post’s All-County first...

Class of 2020 wins the “Paint the Hill” competition

Class of 2020 wins the “Paint the Hill” competition

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized, Video

On Monday, October 30, the four classes came together to "Paint the Hill" in the lancer backyard. This is an annual tradition as a part of spirit week. The activity was scheduled for October 29, but was rescheduled to the 30 due to rain. The hill is split into 4 equal sections, to the left of the...

Lily McCoy commits to swim for UMBC Retrievers

Lily McCoy commits to swim for UMBC Retrievers

by Jason Byrd, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Signing Day 2017

On November 8, Lily McCoy officially signed her National Letter of Intent, to swim at the University of Maryland Baltimore County 2018-2019. McCoy is planning to major in biology and to pursue a career as an orthodontist. McCoy said UMBC is the best fit for her because “I liked the swim team’s atmosphere....

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