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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...

Homecoming 2018: Traditional banner making spikes up competition

Homecoming 2018: Traditional banner making spikes up competition

by Grace Gaydosh, Kendall Martin, Carson Buck, Dana Kullgren, and Julie Walker

October 5, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Homecoming 2018, Showcase

Banner making is one of the many traditions at Linganore during homecoming week. It allows class members to work together to make the first statement of Homecoming 2018 on Main Street. This year's spirit week theme was "Looking forward and remembering the past." The Class of 2021 placed first with...

Homecoming 2018: Sophomores win annual hill painting with “groovy” theme

Homecoming 2018: Sophomores win annual hill painting with “groovy” theme

by Maya Apau, Erich Miller, Tabitha Moses, and Emily Webb

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Showcase

There are many homecoming traditions unique to Linganore, one being the hill painting. On September 30, the hill leading down to the stadium was divided into four different sections and each class was given a part to spray paint with their interpretation of this year's homecoming theme -- "Looking Fo...

SGA sells “Lancer Against Cancer” phone wallets: Photo of the Day 5/1/18

SGA sells “Lancer Against Cancer” phone wallets: Photo of the Day 5/1/18

by Allison King, Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Class of 2019 Historian, Emily Wolfe, is spearheading a fundraiser to benefit Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. She designed and created a phone wallet with the phrase "Lancers Against Cancer" to help raise awareness for Relay for Life and to raise money for cancer research. Wolfe is very passionate ...

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


Filed under News, Showcase

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 ...

Eight students plan travel to Nicaragua for mission trip

Eight students plan travel to Nicaragua for mission trip

by Catie Jo Tansey, Reporter

March 28, 2018


Filed under Features

In the summer of 2018, students, Haley Stone, Jake Santis, Haley Closs, Rachel Freeman, Garrett Reese, Reilly Kidwell, Brooke Weiffenbach and Emily Wolfe, will be going to Ometepe, Nicaragua with their church as part of a mission trip. For this trip, 25 people from Damascus Road Community Church, co...

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day

On December 9, the boy's and girl's indoor track team competed at the Terry Baker Invitational at Hagerstown Community College.  The boy's team came in first place overall, and the girl's team placed tenth. This meet was the first of the indoor track season and had athletes competing from 19 differe...

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