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Warning to all incoming freshmen! Tips on how to prepare for the next four years

Warning to all incoming freshmen! Tips on how to prepare for the next four years

by Ryan Sheehy, Reporter

January 8, 2019

My first day at Linganore was my most memorable. This was the day when I realized I now had a fresh start. I could begin talking to people I've never talked to. I could belong in classes that I never thought I would take, and I am now open to endless opportunities. I knew that this is where I would fin...

Sierra Burgess is a loser . . . and so is her movie

Sierra Burgess is a loser . . . and so is her movie

by Kendall Martin, Reporter

September 25, 2018

On September 7 a new romantic comedy movie Sierra Burgess is a Loser came out on Netflix. I do not think it is worth your viewing time. A girl named Sierra Burgess (Shannon Purser) who is smart, but unpopular, and made fun of for her body size, is texted by Jamey (Noah Centineo). Jamey thinks he is texti...

High school vs. Middle school: Was the transition as bad as everyone says?

High school vs. Middle school: Was the transition as bad as everyone says?

by Taylor Holmes and Grace Gaydosh

October 20, 2016

Looming lockers, intimidating bullies, big and scary buildings. When you’re in 8th grade, high school seems like a terrifying experience. High school and middle school are very different. With all of the fun high school has to offer, there are also a lot of responsibilities. The transition, while traumatic...

Constitution Day: Students test their knowledge in the media center: Photo of the Day 9/17/16

Constitution Day: Students test their knowledge in the media center: Photo of the Day 9/17/16

by Nicole Muller, Reporter

September 17, 2016

How well do you know the constitution? To celebrate Constitution Day this year, Mrs. Marsha Thompson created a short test to measure the knowledge of students on the subject. The test is 16 questions and is located in the media center. “I think  high school students should know about the Constituti...

Summer 2015 = Begin your job search now

Summer 2015 = Begin your job search now

by Kaylee Henry, Reporter

March 31, 2015

Summer is right around the corner, which means you need a job. With having a part time job comes many responsibilities such as; how to get to work, homework, sport practice, and a social life. Is it possible to manage all these tasks? Some students even dare to take on two part time jobs. Having...

Boy Proof: Novel combines love story with Hollywood intrigue

Boy Proof: Novel combines love story with Hollywood intrigue

by Jessica Steves, Reporter

March 10, 2014

Most teens know John Green best as the narrator of Crash Course, a YouTube video channel that gives short, humorous explanations of various points and time periods in history. Green is also an author as well as a YouTube blogger, however, and his books (notably Looking for Alaska and The Fault in Our ...

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