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Senior Countdown 2019: Class of 2019 SGA Officers celebrate 19 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: Class of 2019 SGA Officers celebrate 19 days left

by Emily Webb, Managing Editor

April 25, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

With 19 days left in their school year, the senior Student Government Association members are busy with graduation preparation. These seniors hold many responsibilities and work hard to make sure the senior class graduates memorably. The Class of 2019 Council includes Shay Arneson as President, Ja...

NEHS members write pen pal letters to Centerville first grade: Photo of the Day 4/23/19

NEHS members write pen pal letters to Centerville first grade: Photo of the Day 4/23/19

by Yesenia Montenegro, Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

In March and April, National English Honor Society members have been writing letters to their first grade pen pals. This is the fifth year Mrs. Beverly Lloyd’s first grade class at Centerville Elementary School has been sending pen pal letters to NEHS members. In the letter exchanges, students talked ...

Boys and girls tennis lose to North Hagerstown: Photo of the Day 4/18/19

Boys and girls tennis lose to North Hagerstown: Photo of the Day 4/18/19

by Bailey Spore, Editor

April 23, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

April 17, the tennis team faced North Hagerstown. Although they took team loses, the girls team didn't go down without a fight. The girls fell just short of winning, taking 2 matches, to North Hagerstown's 3. Olivia Hiltke and Alexa Wetrogan both won their singles matches, with Hiltke winning with...

Senior Countdown 2019: NEHS officers plan their future ac’cord’ingly with 21 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: NEHS officers plan their future ac’cord’ingly with 21 days left

by Jacob Bolger, Editor-in-Chief

April 23, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Showcase

April 23, 2019, marks the 21st day left for members of the Class of 2019. Although there is still one month of high school left, summer is approaching quickly. National English Honor Society officers are preparing to distribute cords to graduating members, as well as pass on their leadership duties...

Students and staff “Bleed for the Throne” in Spring 2019 blood drive: Photo of the Day 4/19/19

Students and staff “Bleed for the Throne” in Spring 2019 blood drive: Photo of the Day 4/19/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On April 16, the bi-annual blood drive was held in the auxiliary gym. From 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., staff and students donated blood to the American Red Cross in hopes of helping those in need. Those who donated received a “Bleed for the Throne” poster, inspired by HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” a...

Symphonic band practices in preparation for spring concert: Photo of the Day 4/17/19

Symphonic band practices in preparation for spring concert: Photo of the Day 4/17/19

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Reporter

April 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On April 17, the symphonic band practices after school in order to prepare for their spring concert, which will be on May 2. The group of musicians practice after school every Tuesday to prepare for the pieces they plan to play in their spring concert. The symphonic band consists of members in th...

Linganore community comes together to “Drive 4 UR School”: Photo of the Day 4/16/19

Linganore community comes together to “Drive 4 UR School”: Photo of the Day 4/16/19

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

April 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

 On April 14, LHS Safe and Sane held its annual Drive 4 UR School fundraiser. This event is held in partnership with Century Ford of Mount Airy every year to raise money for the graduating class. For every car taken on a valid test drive, Ford donates $20 to LHS Safe and Sane, up to $8000. This year LH...

Varsity softball wins game against Walkersville High: Photo of the Day 4/15/19

Varsity softball wins game against Walkersville High: Photo of the Day 4/15/19

by Gabby Llewellyn, Reporter

April 15, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On April 12, varsity softball won 10-4 in a hard-fought game against Walkersville. Until the fifth inning, all bets were off if LHS could win. This win was preceeded by junior varsity's win against South Hagerstown on April 11. Walkersville led most of the game, and was head 4-1 at the fifth inni...

Review: Beauty and the Beast commands standing ovations

Review: Beauty and the Beast commands standing ovations

April 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Throughout the weekend, Beauty and Beast drew larger and larger crowds as word of mouth spread about the near-professional production. Co-Director Angela Smithhisler said, "I am extremely proud of the students! This was the first time selling out two of the three nights for the drama department whi...

Spring pep rally showcases winter winners: Photo of the Day 4/12/19

Spring pep rally showcases winter winners: Photo of the Day 4/12/19

by Ashley Martin, Editor

April 12, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On April 12, the students gathered together for a pep rally to recognize the past winter’s sports and activities and the upcoming spring sports and events. Mr. Jeremy Brown, SGA adviser, organized the event and recognized the following individuals. Swimming and Diving: Jessica Buntman, FCP...

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