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Frederick Fair Day provides plenty of hands-on learning: Photo of the Day 9/21/17

Frederick Fair Day provides plenty of hands-on learning: Photo of the Day 9/21/17

by Grace Brooks, Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

There has been a tradition in Frederick County Public Schools that students are given the Thursday during fair week off school. The Fair runs for a week, but students get in free on this day. Although there was a Board of Education discussion about cutting the day this year because of pushing back school...

Herzlich Willkommen; Cologne native teaches German: Photo of the Day 9/19/17

Herzlich Willkommen; Cologne native teaches German: Photo of the Day 9/19/17

by Yesenia Montenegro and Lindsey Russo

September 19, 2017


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One of Linganore’s new teachers Mrs. Gabriele Miller, is continuing the German classes at school.  Mrs. Miller is originally from Cologne, Germany and moved to the United States 35 years ago. She met her husband while on a skiing trip in Austria, and decided to come to the U.S. with him so that he c...

American pride takes over the student section: Photo of the Day 9/15/17

American pride takes over the student section: Photo of the Day 9/15/17

by Bridget Murphy, Managing Editor

September 17, 2017


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This game marks the third week of football season. Along with every football Friday, the tribe chooses a color or theme for the student section to coordinate with their attire. To honor the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the theme was an 'America-out.'  The freshmen wore red, sophomores wore...

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

by Nick Stephan, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The 2017 adaptation of Stephen King’s classic blood-soaked thriller novel It hit theaters on September 8th, its opening day box office record, devouring even Deadpool’s for an R-rated movie. As a young child, I was always fascinated by book’s like King’s. It follows seven kids in the Losers Club as they try and thwart an evil clown-sha...

Tis the season to apply to NEHS: Photo of the Day 9/14/17

Tis the season to apply to NEHS: Photo of the Day 9/14/17

by Renata Farrell, Reporter

September 14, 2017


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Of the 13 LHS honor societies to chose from, the due date for the National English Honor Society application is approaching first on September 18th at 3 p.m. The National English Honor Society is a group of juniors and seniors who truly love English and want all Lancers to as well. They provide tut...

Underclassmen mark new year with school photos: Photo of the Day 9/12/17

Underclassmen mark new year with school photos: Photo of the Day 9/12/17

by Tyler Roman, Reporter

September 12, 2017


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Underclassman photos took place September 12 an 13. In addition to students having their picture taken for the yearbook, they also received their student IDs freshly printed during their photo session. Jen, one of the photographers, had some advice for students getting their picture taken. "Brushing...

Activity fair promotes opportunities for the 2017-2018 school year: Photo of the Day 9/11/17

Activity fair promotes opportunities for the 2017-2018 school year: Photo of the Day 9/11/17

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

September 11, 2017


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The activity fair kick-started the extracurricular portion of students' lives during all lunch shifts on Monday, September 11. The purpose of the fair is to inform students about clubs and opportunities that they can get involved with during the school year. SGA, one of the school's largest clubs, deal...

Girls field hockey loses to South Carroll: Photo of Day 9/10/17

Girls field hockey loses to South Carroll: Photo of Day 9/10/17

by Kaycee Morris, Editor

September 10, 2017


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The girls varsity and junior varsity field hockey teams both took on the South Carroll Cavaliers on Friday, September 8th. Both teams had enthusiasm and played hard, yet both suffered a defeat of a score of 0-2 for the varsity, and 0-3 for the JV team. There are three team captains on the varsity...

Girls cross country races at the Rebel Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/9/17

Girls cross country races at the Rebel Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/9/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

September 9, 2017


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On September 9, the girls cross country team attended the 3rd Annual Rebel Invitational held at South Hagerstown High School. Although the 3.1 mile course was filled with many difficult twists, turns, and hills, the team proved their practice has been paying off, placing 8th out of 24 schools. Th...

Tribe chant pumps up the crowd before varsity game: Photo of the Day 9/8/17

Tribe chant pumps up the crowd before varsity game: Photo of the Day 9/8/17

by Beau Cameron, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2017


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Linganore Class of 2021: Is it an oddly festive Friday? Are you hearing shouts and screams echoing down the hall? Have a horde of students gathered at the top of the main staircase, chanting ominously? Fear not! This is a long-standing Linganore tradition. Every Friday during the fall, Varsity football...

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