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Senior Countdown 2019: Future Farmers of America are kickin’ it for 14 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: Future Farmers of America are kickin’ it for 14 days left

by Emily McNally, Ashley Baker

May 2, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019

There are 14 days left for seniors and the FFA members are making it the best 14 days while they last. The Class of 2019 FFA members include: Nicole Muller, Ryan Mondonedo, Makayla Glock, Michael Selser, Jackie Hinkson, and Karly Fink. They are all 4-year members of FFA. Nicole Muller will be attendi...

Horticulture class hosts annual poinsettia sale: Photo of the day 11/28/18

Horticulture class hosts annual poinsettia sale: Photo of the day 11/28/18

by Julie Walker, Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The horticulture classes have been tending 650 red and white poinsettias. The sale runs from December 11 to the winter break. Each flower will be sold for $8 and all proceeds go to the horticulture department. "We get the poinsettias pre-finished from Esbenshade's Green House in Pennsylvania. The students ...

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

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

by Nicole Muller

May 11, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

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 ...

Flowers, herbs, and vegetables bloom at annual plant sale: Photo of the Day 4/29/18

Flowers, herbs, and vegetables bloom at annual plant sale: Photo of the Day 4/29/18

by Sean Alvarado, Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

The annual LHS Plant Sale is open on May 5, 6 and 12, 13: Saturdays from 9am-1pm and Sundays 11am-3pm. Located in the greenhouse, there will be flowers, fruit, and vegetables. The sale is run by Thomas Hawthorne, Patricia Beachy, and students in horticulture classes. Students work there to get real-...

Class of 2018 Countdown: Horticulture seniors are busy with last plant sale

Class of 2018 Countdown: Horticulture seniors are busy with last plant sale

by Sean Alvarado, Reporter

April 27, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

Seniors in horticulture are busy making getting ready for the plant's sale throughout their last 18 days left. Joey Lewis has been taking horticulture throughout all of high school. “My favorite part of this class is working with my friends,” said Lewis. He really enjoyed the class and would ...

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...

Horticulture class makes Thanksgiving arrangements: Photo of the Day 11/21/17

Horticulture class makes Thanksgiving arrangements: Photo of the Day 11/21/17

by Lindsey Russo, Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

On November 17, 20 and 21,  the horticulture classes made Thanksgiving flower arrangements to celebrate the holiday. Students will give the arrangements as gifts or use them themselves at home.  The department sold arrangements to staff members, too. Class of 2020 member Charlotte Koogle said, ...

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...

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,...

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 ...

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