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Class of 2016: Future Farmers of America blooms with anticipation of only 25 days left

Class of 2016: Future Farmers of America blooms with anticipation of only 25 days left

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

April 19, 2016

Linganore's Future Farmers of America (FFA) seniors are graduating from a award-winning program that had 125 members this year. In September, four seniors placed second in the nation in the Floriculture competition. In October, the competitors in the Livestock competition placed fourth in the nation....

News for April 8, 2016

by Lancer Media

April 8, 2016

Are you missing a sweatshirt, coat, glove, keys, backpack, lunch box, notebook, water bottle or your agenda book? Our Lost and Found is full of unclaimed items. If you are missing something, please stop by the front office by Friday, April 15th. If you have misplaced your cell phone, see Mrs. Smith...

News for April 7, 2016

by Lancer Media

April 7, 2016

Any juniors interested in helping with prom decorations, can work today and tomorrow in Student Services from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm. See Ms. Larson or Mrs. Hirschy, if you have questions. Are you missing a sweatshirt, coat, glove, keys, backpack, lunch box, notebook, water bottle or your agenda book?...

Horticulture students prepare for the annual poinsettia plant sale: Photo of the Day 11/18/15

Horticulture students prepare for the annual poinsettia plant sale: Photo of the Day 11/18/15

by Jeweliana Hendrickson, Editor

November 18, 2015

Each year, Horticulture holds a poinsettia plant sale in December. Each 10-12 inch plant sells for $8 starting after the target date of November 30th. When the poinsettia plants arrived on September 9th, they were about 8 inches tall. "There are 675 plants in the greenhouses. It's all that we can...

Maryland places second in Big E competition

Maryland places second in Big E competition

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

September 28, 2015

On Saturday, September 19, seniors Sara Combs, Kaycee Oland, Alyssa Mattison, and Kasey Carns competed in a Future Farmers of America (FFA) competition in Springfield, Massachusetts. Maryland placed second in the Big E competition in floriculture.  Combs placed fifth in the individual placings in floriculture, and Kasey Carns...

Calimar wins Kiss the Goat Competition

Calimar wins Kiss the Goat Competition

by Isabella Marcellino, Reporter

February 27, 2014

In February, the FFA sponsored a Kiss-the-Goat competition to raise money for TJ Rufty, a 2013 Middletown High School graduate, who was diagnosed with Berketts lymphoma. TJ was a part of the FFA when he attended Middletown. During lunch, students were asked to donate any spare change into jars with specific...

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