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#LanceroftheWeek: Alexis Duda wins the Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship

#LanceroftheWeek: Alexis Duda wins the Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship

by Grace Gaydosh and Alaina Burger

January 16, 2019


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Senior Alexis Duda received the Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship from the Positive Coaching Alliance. It’s a $1,000 scholarship focusing on athletics, academics, and community service.    The Positive Coaching Alliance is a national organization that promotes positive reinforcement in coaching a...

CTC expands in 2019 to offer popular program in physical therapy

CTC expands in 2019 to offer popular program in physical therapy

by Ethan Hart and Braden Weinel

December 28, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, News, Showcase

Interested in studying physical therapy? Starting next year, the Frederick County Career and Technology Center (CTC) will be offering a new physical therapy and rehabilitation program for sophomores, juniors, and seniors. This new program will expose students to careers in occupational therapy, kinesiology,...

Dual enrollment astronomy course would be an out-of-this-world opportunity

Dual enrollment astronomy course would be an out-of-this-world opportunity

by Dana Kullgren, Reporter

December 17, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Opinion, Showcase

Hawking's ideas about the study of astronomy apply to Frederick County Public Schools. There are three science course requirements that every high school student in Frederick County must fulfill: physics, biology, and chemistry. These three science courses all center around terrestrial matters...

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Shannon Hammond leads law firm and real estate company

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Shannon Hammond leads law firm and real estate company

by William Quansah, Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Fall 2018

On November 20, six Linganore graduates will be inducted into the Distinguished Graduate Organization as students who have made a difference in their profession. The inductees will have the opportunity to speak to freshmen about their careers, their time in Linganore, and give advice to students. ...

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Karen Ellison-Seyler brings back the 80’s with The Reagan Years

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Karen Ellison-Seyler brings back the 80’s with The Reagan Years

by Emily Webb, Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Fall 2018

Karen Ellison-Seyler, Class of 1982, is the 2018 Distinguished Graduate Arts and Humanities Honoree. She is co-founder, keyboardist, and vocalist of the popular East Coast 80’s tribute band, The Reagan Years. Seyler grew up in a very musical family. “I was always very passionate about music. My mother played ...

News for September 28

by Lancer Media

September 28, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements, Fall 2018

Next week kicks off spirit week! The dress for monday is pajama day. Participate in each day of spirit week to earn points for your class to get a chance to win the spirit stick! The Linganore High School mathematics honor society, Mu Alpha Theta, is accepting applications. Please pick up an applicati...

News for April 6, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 6, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

Frederick Community College is hosting an Open House tomorrow from 10 am until noon. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the many degree and certificate programs at FCC. Be sure to attend if you’re interested! The NHS Talent Show raffle baskets are now on display in the teacher plann...

News for April 5, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 5, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

Frederick Community College is hosting an Open House on Saturday, April 7 from 10 am until noon. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the many degree and certificate programs at FCC. Be sure to attend if you’re interested! Attention seniors attending FCC next year: If your GPA is a 3.6 ...

News for April 4, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 4, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

Frederick Community College is hosting an Open House on Saturday, April 7 from 10 am until noon. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the many degree and certificate programs at FCC. Be sure to attend if you’re interested! Attention seniors attending FCC next year: If your GPA is a 3.6 ...

Living on the Edge of Death: A Personal Story

Living on the Edge of Death: A Personal Story

by Julie Walker, Reporter

March 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

"When you dig my grave, could you make it shallow so that I can feel the rain." - Willie Nelson, "Gravedigger" 2004. The thought of working at a graveyard never passes through the minds of many people, but for the select few it is their daily life. It's a weird thought, right?  Living and working...

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