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Senior countdown 2019: Senior members of NHS serve for only 4 more days!

Senior countdown 2019: Senior members of NHS serve for only 4 more days!

by Braden Weinel, Editor

May 16, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Showcase

With only four days left of school for the class of 2019, the senior members of the National Honor Society are preparing to move on to bigger and better things. NHS advisors, Mrs. Durran Ecalano and Mrs. Jessica Baker are ready to hand out cords with the help of NHS president Caroline Etherton and th...

Staff vs. students basketball game raises money for Relay for Life: Photo of the Day 4/26/19

Staff vs. students basketball game raises money for Relay for Life: Photo of the Day 4/26/19

by Jacob Bolger, Editor-in-Chief

April 26, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On April 26, 2019, members of the Linganore basketball program competed against staff members in a students vs staff basketball game. The event was held during PREP. There was a donation of $2 to enter, and proceeds were donated to the Relay for Life. The game was planned by Class of 2019 member Emily Wolfe. After losing her father ...

Senior Countdown 2019: Class of 2019 SGA Officers celebrate 19 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: Class of 2019 SGA Officers celebrate 19 days left

by Emily Webb, Managing Editor

April 25, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019

With 19 days left in their school year, the senior Student Government Association members are busy with graduation preparation. These seniors hold many responsibilities and work hard to make sure the senior class graduates memorably. The Class of 2019 Council includes Shay Arneson as President, Ja...

Matthew Strahlman wins the Frederick Co. NEHS Common Reader Scholarship: Photo of the Day 3/25/19

Matthew Strahlman wins the Frederick Co. NEHS Common Reader Scholarship: Photo of the Day 3/25/19

by Lindsey Russo, Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day

On March 22, Matthew Strahlman received the Junior Common Reader Scholarship for the Frederick County National English Honor Society. Kirsten Snyder is the senior Tuscarora winner. Each receives $250 dollars from an FCPS Gifts for Education Grant awarded to the Linganore High School NEHS in ord...

Santis expects a presidential victory in Mr. Linganore 2019

Santis expects a presidential victory in Mr. Linganore 2019

by Julie Walker, Managing Editor

March 4, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 9, twelve of Linganore's finest will compete for the top spot of Mr. Linganore. Jake Santis will be portraying George Washington. Santis said he chose the Founding Father because he was the first president and thinks that playing a role like that will give his character an edge over his fello...

Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

by Madeline Hull, Reporter

February 28, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Spring 2019

On February 25, the contestants of Mr. Linganore attended their second  dance rehearsal before the contest on March 9. Several dance rehearsals were snowed out, so the couples have been scrambling to perfect the merengue and learn the finale “It’s Raining Men” dance. "Although we had one...

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


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

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...

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


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

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...

Seniors bring home the spirit stick at the 2018 homecoming pep rally

Seniors bring home the spirit stick at the 2018 homecoming pep rally

by William Quansah, Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Homecoming 2018, Showcase

On October 5, students filed into the gymnasium for the annual homecoming pep rally. Lancer pride was displayed as athletics, teams, and classes were celebrated along with special performances by the school cheerleaders, pom and dance team, and band. The princes, princesses, and nominees for king and queen...

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