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Blue makes his way through the neighborhood for Mr. Linganore 2020

Blue makes his way through the neighborhood for Mr. Linganore 2020

by Nick Titus, Reporter

February 25, 2020

“I hope you are proud of yourself for the times you've said “yes,” when all it meant was extra work for you and was seemingly helpful only to someone else.” This Mr. Rogers quote fits Jacob Blue perfectly, he has been a leader in Lancer Media and stage manager for drama. He is also focused on ...

Visiting the Flight 93 Memorial: Shanksville trip changed perspectives of 9/11

Senior Elizabeth Gilmore places the tribute she made at the Wall of Names.

by Elizabeth Anderson and Bailey Spore

November 11, 2019

Elizabeth Gilmore placed a painted rock at the base of the Wall of Names to honor Deora Bodley. On it was a drawing of the earth surrounded by a peace sign. When she researched Bodley's life, Gilmore learned that Bodley often spoke of how she wanted to live in a more peaceful world. This was just...

Techies get to work on “It’s a Wonderful Life”: Photo of the Day 10/15/19

John VanDine, Kate Stagter, Emily Watson and Christina Sherwood begin moving a door frame

by Thomas French, Editor

October 15, 2019

"If you put your whole self into it, you will be so proud of what you make," said Daniel Lake, assistant director,  at the beginning of tech rehearsals. On October 11, more than 25 students met after school for tech rehearsals. After a pep talk from Katie Galetti, the stage manager, and Daniel Lake,...

Underclassmen recognized for their academic achievements: Photo of the Day 5/29/19

Underclassmen received academic awards.

by Ashley Baker, Reporter

May 29, 2019

On May 28 the underclassmen were recognized for their achievements throughout the year. In the Class of 2022, students were recognized for maintaining a 4.0 GPA. The Class of 2021  worked to keep their 4.0 GPA and received academic letters Mr. Jeremy Brown SGA Adviser, organized the event with the help of the...

Forensics class learns in the Mobile STEM lab: Photo of the Day 5/27/19

Zack Olliges, Elizabeth Gilmore and Joseph Hartung test DNA samples in the mobile lab.

by Thomas French, Reporter

May 28, 2019

On May 23,  Ms. Jessica Baker’s forensics class took a trip to the school parking lot to visit a mobile science lab. The lab was available to all science teachers during the week of May 19- May 24. In the forensic wildlife lab, students used electricity to study and identify the species of a ...

Model UN club attempts to change the world at Hood College

Students and advisors prepare for opening remarks.

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...

French students celebrate All Saints Day

Students in the Learning Commons look at tombstones created by Blonder's French students.

by Cara Bond, Reporter

November 2, 2018

Advanced French students celebrated All Saints Day.

What’s up with freshmen taking AP US History?

Juniors participate in a debate in an AP US History class.

by Cara Bond, Reporter

October 23, 2018

As an avid reader, writer, and history enthusiast, I’ve often chosen to enroll in AP history classes. The time I spent in AP World History during my sophomore year gave me the experience that I felt adequately prepared me for a semester-long course of AP US History in my junior year. However, this y...

Drama Club takes the ice: Photo of the Day 10/21/18

Drama Club members Annie Watsic, Presley Dougherty, and Macy Armagost

by Jacob Blue, Editor

October 22, 2018

On October 21, the Drama Club held a fundraiser at Skate Frederick from 2 to 5 p.m. to raise money for the fall play, Almost Maine. Fithfteen drama students attended the fundraiser. International Thespian Society member, Elizabeth Gilmore says, "I think the skating fundraiser went well, many people...

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