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Sewtherapy offers festive scarves for our feline friends and canine companions

Sewtherapy offers festive scarves for our feline friends and canine companions

by Jacob Blue, Managing editor

December 2, 2019

On any given PREP day, 5 - 10 students are busy with an iron, three sewing machines and a variety of donated fabrics, scissors, pins and supplies to sew items for charity.  The Sewtherapy club mees in C203, and anyone can join, no experience necessary. Like other craft based activities, sewing increa...

National English Honor Society inducts officers, members: Photo of the Day 10/29/19

National English Honor Society inducts officers, members: Photo of the Day 10/29/19

by Matthew Strahlman, Reporter

October 29, 2019

The Linganore chapter of the National English Honor Society (NEHS) inducted 42 members on October 28 in an evening ceremony. Seven officers were elected in May, but they were formally installed during the ceremony. Braden Weinel as President Matthew Strahlman as Vice President of Education Yesenia Mo...

NEHS members write pen pal letters to Centerville first grade: Photo of the Day 4/23/19

NEHS members write pen pal letters to Centerville first grade: Photo of the Day 4/23/19

by Yesenia Montenegro, Editor

April 24, 2019

In March and April, National English Honor Society members have been writing letters to their first grade pen pals. This is the fifth year Mrs. Beverly Lloyd’s first grade class at Centerville Elementary School has been sending pen pal letters to NEHS members. In the letter exchanges, students talked ...

Model UN club attempts to change the world at Hood College

Model UN club attempts to change the world at Hood College

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

January 8, 2019

On January 5, students part of the Model United Nations club participated in the 14th Annual Frederick County Model U.N. Conference at Hood College. Three LHS students won awards for their performance. Elizabeth Gilmore won Best Position Paper for General Assembly 1 which dealt with violence against...

National Honor Society inducts 70 new members: Photo of the Day 11/14/2018

National Honor Society inducts 70 new members: Photo of the Day 11/14/2018

by Haley Enders, Reporter

November 14, 2018

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony took place on November 13. The hallway was crowded with inductees at around 6:30 p.m., lined up and ready to get their pictures taken on the main staircase. The ceremony began with an opening message from Mrs. Durann Ecalono, co-adviser for NHS. The NHS o...

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

by Emily Webb, Editor

November 8, 2018

On November 7, 2018, the National English Honor Society held their annual evening induction. An unusually large group, 71 new members, were inducted.  The ceremony began with opening remarks from the advisor, Natalie Rebetsky. Then, officers were confirmed in their positions and given time to talk about...

Earth Day 2020: We need to go big because we can’t go home

Earth Day 2020: We need to go big because we can’t go home

by Allison King, Reporter

April 20, 2018

Earth Day used to mean something.  Now, when it rolls around each year on April 22, we pick up some trash or sponsor a poster contest, but that's not enough. The conservation of our planet is important now more than ever. Of the 31% of Earth’s forests, 80% of those have been destroyed due to deforestation. The last male northern white rhinoceros died at the end of March 2018, leaving the species to inevita...

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