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One (Not So) Normal Night: singing in the Addams Family

One (Not So) Normal Night: singing in the Addams Family

by Garrett Wiehler, Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The weekend of April 7, 8 and 9,  the theater department is putting on the acclaimed musical,  Addams Family. The musical has many moving parts including dancing and acting, but it is the singing that ties the plot together and paints the stage with sound. Music teacher Damon Dye has been helpin...

A look inside the Adamms Family: Show will open April 7

A look inside the Adamms Family: Show will open April 7

by Garrett Wiehler, Editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under News, Spring 2017, Uncategorized

On April 6th the theater department will be putting on The Addams Family. One of the most popular high school productions, for the past two months a cast of over 25 actors and actresses have been rehearsing after school.  The Addams Family will open on April 6th at 7:00 PM. See Lucas, Wednesday ...

Rho Kappa inductees begin their new chapter in the history books: Photo of the Day 2/15/17

Rho Kappa inductees begin their new chapter in the history books: Photo of the Day 2/15/17

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

While history often repeats itself, February 15th was the only date for the annual Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society induction ceremony honoring the accomplishments of the new inductees. The hard work and dedication required to get into Rho Kappa is worth celebrating. Students must have six ...

NEHS prepares for annual induction: Photo of the Day 11/15/2016

NEHS prepares for annual induction: Photo of the Day 11/15/2016

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter
November 15, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day

On Tuesday, November 15, the National English Honor Society officers held a practice for the induction. The induction will take place tonight in the auditorium , starting at 7:00. The new members found out their seats and practiced walking across the stage so that the ceremony will run smoothly. Ne...

One-act play awakens audience to a thespian’s greatest fear: “The Actor’s Nightmare”

One-act play awakens audience to a thespian’s greatest fear: “The Actor’s Nightmare”

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter
November 10, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Imagine waking up and being thrown on stage in front of a massive audience, forced perform a show you've never heard of. This scenario is the reality of accountant George Spelvin, played by senior Garrett Wiehler, in Linganore's fall drama, "The Actor's Nightmare." The second of the three one-a...

The Nightmare Zone: Drama’s fall production gives audiences thrills and chills

The Nightmare Zone: Drama’s fall production gives audiences thrills and chills

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter
October 20, 2016
Filed under Features

Instead of one fall play, the drama department this year will be producing three short one-act shows, each running about  half an hour. These one-acts include The Lottery, Mind Games, and The Actor's Nightmare. Each show has a creepy and frightening theme to it, giving inspiration to the night's...

Welcome to LHS: Smithhisler’s Tomorrowland is today’s drama department

Welcome to LHS: Smithhisler’s Tomorrowland is today’s drama department

by Emma Wynkoop and Tory Spruill
August 31, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Welcome New Staff

Drama and dance are two skills added to Mrs. Angela Smithhisler's "history record." Smithhisler returns to Linganore for her first full year of teaching both history and the fine arts. In the 2015-16 school year, she taught history classes in the spring semester and will continue for the first sem...

Class of 2017 hosts car wash: Photo of the Day 09/26/2015

Class of 2017 hosts car wash: Photo of the Day 09/26/2015

by Jeweliana Hendrickson, Editor
September 26, 2015
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday the 26th, the Class of 2017 club hosted a car wash at the New Market Food Lion in order to raise money for prom. The students accepted donations that added up to about $500, which they will be using towards Prom.  The event will be held at the Holiday Inn, May 2016. "The car wash was...

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