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Horticulture says “I do” to making flowers arrangements for local wedding: Photo of the Day 5/24/19

Mr. Hawthorne helps Lacee Larman arrange a bouquet for Saturday's wedding.

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

May 28, 2019

On May 16 and 17, Mr. Hawthorne’s horticulture 2, 3, and 4 students worked diligently to create various flower piece for a local wedding. This particular wedding was for Linganore alumni, Jessie Turner and her fiancé. The wedding took place on May 18.  The horticulture class made over 40 pieces ...

Boutonnieres, corsages, and flowers win prizes in community show

Junior Jessica Buntman and freshman Ellie Field finish making corsages and a boutonniere.

by Kendall Martin, Reporter

October 4, 2018

The 45th Annual Linganore New Market Community Show was held September 29 to October 2 in the auxiliary gym. Community members entered entered  artwork, food, agricultural products, crafts, and more. Mr. Tom Hawthorne and Mrs. Patricia Beachy’s horticulture classes entered a variety of flower a...

Horticulture students make Prom Arrangements: Photo of the Day 5/11/2018

Rachel Bechler and Lynn Edmiston make white corsages.

by Nicole Muller

May 11, 2018

Horticulture seniors Lynn Edmiston and Rachel Bechler make white corsages. With experience in preparing floral arrangements for all sorts of events, ranging from simple table settings to weddings, the Horticulture class is prepared to tackle this challenge. Horticulture class has been taking orders ...

44th annual community show celebrates agricultural heritage

Students show off their pets at the dog show.

by Lauren Hall, Reporter

October 4, 2017

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...

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

Senior, Bri Boivin, uses ribbon to make practice roses for her corsage.

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

September 22, 2016

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 ...

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

(top left to right) seniors Ashley Abuelhawa, Kaycee Oland, Casey Thompson, Kasey Carns, Delaney Wagner (bottom left to right) Alyssa Mattison, Sabrina Moxely, and Megan Brown celebrate 25 days with flowers.

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....

Horticulture students prepare for the LHS Plant Sale: Photo of the Day 4/24/2015

Horticulture students prepare for the LHS Plant Sale: Photo of the Day 4/24/2015

by Alyssa Mattison, Reporter

April 24, 2015

Horticulture will be hosting their annual plant sale during the next three weekends (April 25-26, May 2-3, and May 9-10). On Saturdays, plants will be sold from 9am to 1pm in the greenhouse.  On Sundays, plants will be sold from 10am to 2 pm at the same location. Horticulture's annual LHS Plant Sale...

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