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

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

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...

Student photographer takes first at local art competition

Student photographer takes first at local art competition

by Gabby North and Mary Bailey

January 22, 2020

Sami Kohout has advanced her in-class photography skills enough to work in the Frederick community and earn a little money for future expenses. She has gained skills and clientele in her six years of photography. "Sami is very passionate about her photography. She is very eager and loves taking pic...

Winter guard starts new season: Photo of the Day 11/29/19

Winter guard starts new season: Photo of the Day 11/29/19

by Ruby Cerny, Reporter

November 28, 2019

On Thursday November 23, the school’s winter guard team had one if its first practices of the year in the auditorium. From 2:00pm-6:00pm, winter guard participants worked hard learning new skills and routines. Winter guard, though it is similar to color guard, is much more competitive. Without the u...

Drama deep in rehearsal for spring musical “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the Day 2/9/19

Drama deep in rehearsal for spring musical “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the Day 2/9/19

by Thomas French, Repoter

February 11, 2019

On February 6, the cast of the musical Beauty and the Beast worked on the prologue with Mr. Dan Lake, the assistant director. Natalie Roth (Young Prince), Ashley Perise (Enchantress) practiced the setting of the curse with the two student directors Maggie Clugston and Beau Cameron. With the musical in...

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

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

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...

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Karen Ellison-Seyler honored in Arts & Humanities for her achievements in music

by Alex Dembeck, Reporter

December 4, 2018

On November 20, the Distinguished Graduate Organization recognized six graduates for their achievements in Business, Academics, Public Service, Sciences, Arts & Humanities, and Athletics. Karen Ellison-Seyler, member of the class of 1982, is the 2018 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Arts & Humanitie...

French Honor Society begins celebration of French Week: Photo of the Day 11/2/18

French Honor Society begins celebration of French Week: Photo of the Day 11/2/18

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

November 2, 2018

November 1 is the first day of French Week, the national, week-long celebration of French language and culture in America. French Week was established in 2013 by the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF). According to French teacher Madame Blonder, the purpose of French Week is “to promote th...

October: Breast Cancer Awareness month spotlights common suffering

October: Breast Cancer Awareness month spotlights common suffering

by Kendall Martin and Emily Webb

November 2, 2018

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women. In 2018, an estimated 266,120 new cases of Invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the United States. Although rare, men can also get breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and people all over the ...

Barbagallo wins SGA 2018-2019 president: Congratulations new officers

Barbagallo wins SGA 2018-2019 president: Congratulations new officers

by Sammie Hoefs and Tymira Davis

April 24, 2018

The SGA leadership for 2017-2018 is strong. They have arranged many major events including homecoming, Egg Nog Jog, blood drives, and prom.   SGA voting for 2018-2019 was held April 8, and April 9. Students put up posters, and voting elections were through the SGA website.  " This past year ...

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