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FCPS presents Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. award to student nominees: Photo of the Day 1/12/17

FCPS presents Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. award to student nominees: Photo of the Day 1/12/17

by Beau Cameron, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 11th, students from across Frederick County received the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award. These students were selected from FCPS schools because they embody King’s principles of community and sacrifice. One student from every FCPS school is selected to receive this award. Nominees ...

Dominic Barbagallo for student member of the board: Photo of the Day 1/11/18

Dominic Barbagallo for student member of the board: Photo of the Day 1/11/18

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 11th, Junior Dominic Barbagallo presented a speech and answered questions during the Student Member of the Board Town Hall event. The student member of the board is a vessel of communication between the students of FCPS and the Board of Education. By voting for the candidate of their choice,...

JV boys basketball team defeated by Tuscarora

JV boys basketball team defeated by Tuscarora

by Lindsey Russo, Reporter

January 10, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Sports

On January 10, the boys JV basketball game ended in a loss against the Tuscarora Titans. This was the JV team's ninth game of this season. Their record stands at 3-6. The Titans took the lead early on in the game with the half-time score at 18-26. After halftime, the Lancers still had the chance...

Juniors and sophomores learn about dual enrollment classes

Juniors and sophomores learn about dual enrollment classes

by Hannah Haught, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 10, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On January 10 all students interested in taking a dual enrollment class were called in for an informational meeting during PREP. Students were given instructions for testing and registration for dual enrollment. At the meeting students learned about the enrollment process at Frederick Community College, including how to ...

LHS distinguished graduate and vet Barthlow visits Pre-Vet class: Photo of the Day 1/10/18

LHS distinguished graduate and vet Barthlow visits Pre-Vet class: Photo of the Day 1/10/18

by Bailey Davis, Editor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 10, Ashley J. Barthlow, a veterinarian at the Heritage Animal Hospital and Distinguished Graduate recipient, visited Ms. Patricia Beachy's Pre-Vet class to give a presentation about veterinary careers. In her presentation, Barthlow talked about her job and what she does, such as pet check-ups, ...

After lab, chemistry class draws with homemade, washable chalk: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

After lab, chemistry class draws with homemade, washable chalk: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

January 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

After a laborious lab, students in Mr. Scott Stair’s Honors Chemistry class got to enjoy writing washable messages on the lab tables with their final product: homemade chalk. The challenge of this lab was to write, without a teacher’s guidance, a procedure to produce chalk and to determine with...

Senior boys: Sign up for 20th Mr. Linganore: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

Senior boys:  Sign up for 20th Mr. Linganore: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

January 8, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The beginning stage of one of Linganore’s most popular events has begun. The applications for Mr. Linganore were distributed the first week of January.  Seniors have until January 12 to return the application and be one of the 12 competitors.  If you did not get an application, they are outside o...

Linganore Basketball at the Governor’s Challenge: Photo of the day 1/2/18

Linganore Basketball at the Governor’s Challenge: Photo of the day 1/2/18

by Renata Farrell, Reporter

January 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Over winter break, the boys and girls basketball teams went to the Governor's Challenge (@GovChallenge) near Salisbury. The boys won both of their games and their bracket. The boys played well in both of their games. Christian Nolan, a member of the boys team said, "Obviously, there are things to work on, b...

Devin Barge’s top 10 music albums of the 21st century, so far

Devin Barge’s top 10 music albums of the 21st century, so far

by Devin Barge, Editor

December 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Top 10 of 2017

10.) Channel Orange by Frank Ocean Released on July 10, 2012 Frank Ocean has a habit of "disappearing" between the releases of his albums. With very little connection to social media and the public, he remains mysterious. As an artist, Frank Ocean is colorful, known for his idiosyncratic style...

Beau Cameron’s top 10 shows that need to end–now

Beau Cameron’s top 10 shows that need to end–now

by Beau Cameron, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 26, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Top 10 of 2017

Winter break is time for some of of our favorite series, but there are also a few we could do without. Whether your childhood favorite has deteriorated into your least favorite listing, or you're just sick and tired about hearing your peers talk about the latest episode, there are shows you'd rather...

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