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Sophie Kirschner, the super-artist

Sophie Kirschner, the super-artist

by Nicole Muller and Savannah Sitler
May 5, 2017
Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

From superheros, beautiful portraits, and even mermaids, Sophie Kirschner, Class of 2018, has conquered it all. She has had a taste of nearly all of the art classes offered and has explored many different types of crafts.  As long as Kirschner can remember, she has been fascinated by illustrator...

Color Guard twirls their way to a victory: Photo of the Day 3/7/17

Color Guard twirls their way to a victory: Photo of the Day 3/7/17

by Brandon Cooper, Editor
March 8, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday March 4, Color Guard competed and won first place at Green Castle High School. The team competes in the White Division of KIDA. This is the middle skill level of the seven divisions of KIDA.  Another part of KIDA is the junior guard division. Our junior guard division includes students...

Pellicier and Connolly win Prom King and Queen: Photo of the Day 5/9/2016

Pellicier and Connolly win Prom King and Queen:  Photo of the Day 5/9/2016

by Kennedi Ambush, Reporter
May 9, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday May 7, 2016 Linganore High School held their Junior/Senior Prom at the FSK Holiday Inn. The theme was A Night At Gatsby's.  The King and Queen were voted on by prom attendees. The 2016 prom King is Kylan Connolly. He plans to attend  Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York and will majo...

Indoor color guard team conquers first competition jitters

Indoor color guard team conquers first competition jitters

by Tory Spruill, Reporter
February 18, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The indoor color guard team competed on February 6 at Biglerville High School. They placed fifth out of sixth in their division. The team consists of 21 members under the direction of instructor Will Hernandez, and they compete in Keystone Indoor Drill Association (KIDA) competitions. The team competes in the whit...

Color guard creates its own showcase: Photo of the day 1/14/2016

Color guard creates its own showcase: Photo of the day 1/14/2016

by Sarah Molineu, Reporter
January 20, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The indoor color guard of the 2016 season is in full swing. They have not only been practicing for their competitions, but also in the class for Marching Band Front, they created their own small group and individual shows. The guard is taking a look into the eyes of a color guard instructor. The...

Marching band and color guard compete in the Region 5 Championships: Photo of the Day 10/24/15

Marching band and color guard compete in the Region 5 Championships: Photo of the Day 10/24/15

by Olivia King, Reporter
October 24, 2015
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday October 24th the Linganore marching band and color guard will compete in the Tournament of Band region 5 Championship competition. There are 15 other bands from Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. The marching band and color guard have competed in two competitions so far this year and have come back with...

Photo Gallery: Seniors win spirit stick at annual Homecoming pep rally

Photo Gallery:  Seniors win spirit stick at annual Homecoming pep rally

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Cheif
October 16, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Thursday's pep rally on October 15 was filled with splits, flips, and spirit sticks. The morning was started with introduction of our grades and a spirited singing of the National Anthem. There were performances by JV Cheer, followed by the Varsity Cheer team. After cheer, the Pom and Dance team...

Color guard practices for another win in marching band competitions: Photo of the Day 9/29/15

Color guard practices for another win in marching band competitions: Photo of the Day 9/29/15

by Sarah Molineu, Reporter
September 29, 2015
Filed under Photo of the Day

The Tournament of Bands competition hosted by Allegany High School on Saturday, September 26 was a big win for the color guard. The guard earned first place, beating long-time rival, Allegany.  This year's show, "One Tribe" dresses up the guard as African animals, zebras, giraffes, gazelles, leopards, ch...

Band students get tribal: this year’s show reaches new heights

Band students get tribal: this year’s show reaches new heights

by Emily Seth, Reporter
September 15, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The 2015-2016 marching band show is going to be wild--literally. This year’s show, One Tribe, is based around an African theme. The band plays a piece called Tribal Effect, which is meant to show what people can do when they come together as one. “We haven’t done a show with an African theme since 2...

Photo of the day 2/27/14- Indoor Color Guard practices Tuesday night

Photo of the day 2/27/14- Indoor Color Guard practices Tuesday night

by Julia Peigh, Public Opinion Editor
February 27, 2014
Filed under Photo of the Day

Sophomore Sydney Clark prepares to toss her rifle at Indoor Color Guard practice on Tuesday night in the Auxillary Gym. The guard practices in the cafeteria and gym from 6-9 on Tuesdays and Thursdays and has competitions and practices on Saturdays. The next competition is March 1 at South Hagerstown...

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