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News for February 22, 2018

by Lancer Media

February 22, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

Madam CJ Walker is the African American woman being honored today.  She became a self-made millionaire by creating her very own line of hair care products for black women. When her profits increased to a significant degree, she created a beauty school. She is seen as a historical figure for being t...

News for February 21st, 2018

by Lancer Media

February 21, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

Today in Black History month, we recognize Actor, Director and philanthropist, Denzel Hayes Washington. He first studied journalism at Fordham University but then took an interest in acting.  He made his feature film debut in the comedy world. Denzel Washington has earned popular and critical acclaim fo...

Horticulture transplants flowers for spring: Photo of the Day 2/15/18

Horticulture transplants flowers for spring: Photo of the Day 2/15/18

by Nicole Muller, Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

With poinsettia sales long over and spring around the corner, horticulture students and planting and transplanting for the spring.  Stacie McClellan, Breanna Spielman, and Renia Morfoot transplanted Dark Blue Lobelias into large pots for better growth. The plants are going to be grown in the school...

44th annual community show celebrates agricultural heritage

44th annual community show celebrates agricultural heritage

by Lauren Hall, Reporter

October 4, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The 44th Annual Community Show, in the auxiliary gym, from October 1st-3rd, celebrated the community's arts, food, produce, and crafts. The Linganore-New Market Community Show "unites the communities and districts surrounding Linganore High School to present a show of their talents and agricultural produce." The submission categories include: Canned Foods, "Jellies, Preserves, and Pickles," Cakes, Baked Product...

Eaves sisters show their way into the future with FFA

Eaves sisters show their way into the future with FFA

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

March 24, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Spring 2017

Farming is not just a hobby. It is a way of life. Being born into a family of farmers means that you are naturally going to have an appreciation for the one thing that makes the world "grow" around -- agriculture. FFA members, sisters and fifth generation farmers, Rayann and Rachel Eaves, show their love...

FFA sponsors annual poinsettia sale: Order by December 1

FFA sponsors annual poinsettia sale: Order by December 1

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

November 29, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, News, Showcase

The most anticipated time of the year for the FFA, students, faculty, and families is December. The annual FFA winter holiday fundraiser ends Thursday, so act now! There are a total of 71 items to choose from, including sandwiches, cookie dough, fruit baskets, and poinsettias. Customers and the FFA members benefit from ...

Community Show: A piece of cake for Linganore FFA

Community Show: A piece of cake for Linganore FFA

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

October 24, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, News

The 43rd annual LHS community show, from October 9th-11th, was a celebration of arts, crafts, food, and farming. From auctioning off cakes, to providing crafts and games for the kids, the FFA works hard to provide a show that will keep people coming back. On the first night of the community show,...

The Pre-Vet Small Animal Care goes to Great Frederick Fair; Photo of the Day 9/20/16

The Pre-Vet Small Animal Care goes to Great Frederick Fair; Photo of the Day 9/20/16

by Victoria Rock, Reporter

September 26, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day

The Great Frederick Fair welcomed students to explore agriculture and teach the youth about the industry agriculture. The students were given a questionnaire that helps them develop an understanding of the important role that agriculture plays in Frederick County. Not only did they learn from the...

Horticulture students bloom in Community Show season: Photo of the Day 9/21/16

Horticulture students bloom in Community Show season: Photo of the Day 9/21/16

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

September 22, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Every year for the past 30 years, Mr. Thomas Hawthorne’s horticulture classes have entered ribbon roses in the Linganore High School Community Show. On September 20, Hawthorne introduced this crafting tradition to his horticulture class. The class has been working hard to perfect their projects, making ...

Two Linganore teams advance to National FFA competitions

Two Linganore teams advance to National FFA competitions

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

April 20, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Three teams participated in the Future Farmers of America (FFA) Spring Judging competition on Saturday, April 2. Linganore placed second in the Nursery and Landscape and Food Science events and third in Milk Quality. "Linganore was well respresented at the Career Development events," said agricult...

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