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Trayless Tuesdays? Will Maryland ban styrofoam from school cafeterias?

Trayless Tuesdays? Will Maryland ban styrofoam from school cafeterias?

by Lindsey Russo and Ashley Baker

April 10, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Spring 2019

Maryland will be the first state to ban polystyrene foam containers as a result of of their long-term damaging effect on the environment. Linganore should incorporate a program such as "Trayless Tuesdays" to better prepare for the change. A popular alternative, paper boats can eliminate the polystyre...

Girls soccer announces Lastova head coach for 2019 season

Girls soccer announces Lastova head coach for 2019 season

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2019, Spring 2019

Four days before the first varsity girls soccer game of the 2018 season, head coach, Howard Putterman resigned. Putterman stepped down to take a position as an athletic director at Tuscarora High School. This announcement came as a shock. Putterman had been coaching LHS girls soccer for 10 years and ...

Students support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing #LotsOfSocks : Photo of the day 3/21/19

Students support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing #LotsOfSocks : Photo of the day 3/21/19

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

March 22, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 21, students wore fun, colorful and unique socks to show their support for World Down Syndrome Day. World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is held annually on March 21 to represent the cause of Down Syndrome, a triplicate of the 21st chromosome. WDSD was created to raise awareness about what...

Teachers go head to head reading as many books as they can to fill their virtual bookshelves: Photo of the day 3/17/19

Teachers go head to head reading as many books as they can to fill their virtual bookshelves: Photo of the day 3/17/19

by Ashley Baker, Reporter

March 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

Teachers are reading and filling up their virtual bookshelves. NEHS member Larry Liu took on the leadership responsiblity to create virtual bookshelves for teachers so that they can spread the love of reading.   A virtual bookshelf would be a great idea to see how many books can be read by the end of...

Ismael portrays technology pioneer Steve Jobs in Mr. Linganore competition

Ismael portrays technology pioneer Steve Jobs in Mr. Linganore competition

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

Alex Ismael, one of 12 contestants for the annual Mr. Linganore show will be portraying Steve Jobs, the computer entrepreneur and agent for social change. This year's theme is “A Night of Firsts.” Ismael said, “Steve Jobs was the man to introduce the first generation of many iconic Apple produc...

Noah Price will bring his magic charm to Mr. Linganore 2019

Noah Price will bring his magic charm to Mr. Linganore 2019

by Yesenia Montenegro and Madeline Hull

March 4, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 9, Noah Price will be competing for the Mr. Linganore crown alongside 11 other contestants. Price is portraying Harry Houdini, the first escape artist. He will be escorted by Maggie Adams. “I really wanted to do Mr. Linganore because it was something I had heard about in middle school. It...

News for February 28

by Lancer Media

February 28, 2019


Filed under Daily Announcements, Spring 2019

If you’d like to apply to attend CTC in the fall, you need to complete a  CTC Application. Applications will be accepted through next Tuesday March 4th. Drop off your application to Ms. Failor in Student Services. -JB Show Video - -Bottle Flip Video #4-

News for February 27

by Lancer Media

February 27, 2019


Filed under Daily Announcements, Spring 2019

If you’d like to apply to attend CTC in the fall. You need to complete a  CTC Application. Applications will be accepted through next Tuesday the 4th. Drop off your application to Ms. Failor in Student Services. -- Video announcement - Unified Track with Mr. Hawkins Any baseball players interested...

News for February 25

by Lancer Media

February 25, 2019


Filed under Daily Announcements, Spring 2019

--Intro Video-- Any girl or boy wishing to play on the Varsity Tennis teams should stop by Coach Sunkel's Room A139 to pick up an information packet. Tryouts begin on March 1st. --NHS Jewelry Video -- Junior Jessica Buntman brought home the 3A state championship in diving. Great job Jessica! If...

Boys indoor track repeats, takes home first state championship of the school year

Boys indoor track repeats, takes home first state championship of the school year

by Bailey Spore, Keifer Spore, and Jake Bolger

February 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2019

On February 19 the boys indoor track team dominated the 3A State Championship meet, bringing home the first title of this school year. In 2018, the boys squeezed out a one point victory for the state title. This year they didn't have to worry about that, as the team racked up 72.5 points, beating second pla...

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