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What’s all the buzz about the spelling bee?

Emily Webb and Ethan Hart consult on how to spell a word in the second round.

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

March 11, 2020

Can you spell “Scherenschnitte” (the German art of cutting paper with scissors)?  If you are a member of the winning spelling teams, NEHS and Academic teams, maybe! On February 27, the NEHS held its seventh annual spelling bee in the Learning Commons after school. Competing in the spelling bee were staff, ...

Academic team prepares for final competition: Photo of the Day 2/19/20

Dana Kullgren, Gerald Fattah, Charlotte Moore, and Abigail Parker confer on their next answer.

by Gillian Humphreys, Reporter

February 19, 2020

In 1927, Charles Lindbergh made the first nonstop solo transatlantic flight from New York City to Paris, what was the name of his plane? In 1926, US Route 66 was created and it ran between which two cities? In 1925, Richard G Drew invented Scotch Tape when working for what company? If you answered The Spir...

Barbagallo, Eklund and Kullgren appear in “It’s Academic” competition: Photo of the Day 5/8/19

Dana Kullgren, Gunnar Eklund, and Dominic Barbagallo compete on  television show

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

May 8, 2019

On April 27,  It's Academic aired the pre-recorded episode with Linganore winning in the secound round of the year-long tournament.The world's longest running tv quiz show features Maryland high schools competing against each other.  In this episode, Gunnar Eklund, Dana Kullgren, and Dominic Barbagallo...

Where is The Antique Capital of Maryland? Academic team wins first match of the season with trivia expertise

Gunnar Eklund, Presley Dougherty, Ben Melluso, and Zach Hudson confer on a question during Round 3.

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

January 7, 2019

On January 4, Linganore competed in their first match of the season against teams from Oakdale and Middletown and beat both teams with their accuracy and speed at the buzzer.  The final score was 22 (LHS), 18 (Middletown) and 9 (Oakdale). The announced category for this match was NFL. Four students, Do...

Ashley Nash’s Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

Ashley Nash's Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

by Ashley Nash, Reporter

December 20, 2018

Here's a year of Lancer greatness in review.  I couldn't include every great moment, but I tried to get one for each month. February 4 : The wrestling team made it to the dual meet  regional championship for the first time in school history. They faced Tuscarora High School and lost. However, t...

News for November 20

by Lancer Media

November 20, 2018

Calling all Lancers! With winter sports underway, we will soon be kicking off our Winter NFHS live streams. If you are interested in helping with streaming and calling basketball, or any other winter sports, see Mr. Greene in room C105 The Linganore academic team will be meeting today after school f...

News for November 19

by Lancer Media

November 19, 2018

Due to last week's snow day, the first Academic Team meeting has been moved to this Tuesday from 2:30 to 4 pm in C102. Hope to see you there. The seventeenth annual Distinguished Graduate Ceremony will be held during PREP tomorrow, November 20th, to honor Linganore alumni. After the ceremony, our six ...

News for November 14

by Lancer Media

November 14, 2018

Are you a fan of trivia games? Do you like watching Jeopardy? Do you enjoy playing QuizUp or Trivia Crack? The LHS Academic Team competes against students from other schools in a team trivia tournament and is looking for new members. The first meeting will take place tomorrow from 2:30 to 4:00 pm in Mr. Hah...

News for November 13

by Lancer Media

November 13, 2018

Are you a fan of trivia games? Do you like watching Jeopardy? Do you enjoy playing QuizUp or Trivia Crack? The LHS Academic Team competes against students from other schools in a team trivia tournament and is looking for new members. The first meeting will take place on Thursday, November 15th from 2:...

Academic team competes on Baltimore quiz show: Photo of the Day 10/22/18

Competitors (left to right) Dana Kullgren, Gunnar Ecklund, and Gerald Fattah speak with

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

October 22, 2018

On October 20, members of the Linganore Academic Team departed for the WJZ-TV television station in Baltimore to compete on the It’s Academic quiz show.  They competed against two Baltimore County schools,  Landsdowne and Mt. St. Joseph.  Be sure to tune in on December 15 to see who won! Th...

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