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Football team places third in 7 on 7 tournament: Photo of the day 6/3/19

Football team places third in 7 on 7 tournament: Photo of the day 6/3/19

by Bailey Spore, Editor

June 3, 2019

On May 2, the football team traveled to St. Paul's High School to play in the Baltimore Ravens 7 on 7 Tournament. For the eighth consecutive year, The Ravens hosted the 7 on 7 Football Tournament, presented by Under Armour. The tournament served as a summer primer for 72 high school aged teams from ...

Athletic Coaching: Lessons for Life

Athletic Coaching: Lessons for Life

by Matthew Gelhard, Managing Editor

May 30, 2019

Andrea Poffinberger’s Athletic Coaching class utilized their coaching knowledge to create a lesson for the Learning for Life program. In preparation for the experience, a tee-ball game in May, a practice was held in the auxiliary gym. Poffinberger’s students covered six different activities: a war...

Feel stressed? Try our ten favorite tips and tricks to help get you through the rest of the year!

Feel stressed? Try our ten favorite tips and tricks to help get you through the rest of the year!

by Leah Bolger and Elizabeth Rajnik

May 6, 2019

Students are racing to finish off the school year successfully. With AP tests and state-mandated testing, students are feeling stressed and need to find a way to decompress. In fact, according to a survey done by the American Psychological Association (APA), high school students report that their stress levels during...

Linganore baseball routes Rebels: Photo of the Day 4/25/19

Linganore baseball routes Rebels: Photo of the Day 4/25/19

by Keifer Spore, Reporter

April 25, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, the boys Varsity Baseball team had a home game against South Hagerstown. Linganore took the lead in the first inning and didn't slow down. During the fifth inning Linganore mercy ruled South Hagerstown when the score reached 10 - 0.  Joe Bunker had the game winning hit which ...

Senior Countdown 2019: Varsity Baseball is in the home stretch with 20 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: Varsity Baseball is in the home stretch with 20 days left

by Matthew Gelhard, Managing Editor

April 24, 2019

Linganore Varsity baseball poses for a post-game picture as they defeated the defending 3A state champion Thomas Johnson 4-3. To celebrate their 20 days left, they played at Harry Grove Stadium, home of the Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, the Frederick Keys. Eight seniors will graduate...

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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