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Sewtherapy offers festive scarves for our feline friends and canine companions

Sewtherapy offers festive scarves for our feline friends and canine companions

by Jacob Blue, Managing editor

December 2, 2019

On any given PREP day, 5 - 10 students are busy with an iron, three sewing machines and a variety of donated fabrics, scissors, pins and supplies to sew items for charity.  The Sewtherapy club mees in C203, and anyone can join, no experience necessary. Like other craft based activities, sewing increa...

Students explore creative opportunities and make cards during Writer’s Week

Students explore creative opportunities and make cards during Writer’s Week

by Elizabeth Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 26, 2019

The second annual Writer's Week, held November 11-14, brought students from all classes together to participate in a variety of writing and English-related activities. Organized by Linganore's chapter of the National English Honor Society in cooperation with the English Department, Writer's Week included...

Lancer Media “stitches” the community together through Ryan’s Case for Smiles project

Lancer Media “stitches” the community together through Ryan’s Case for Smiles project

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

June 14, 2019

Imagine a world with nothing but needles, loud machines, and beeping for days on end with a medical routine that would drive any person stir-crazy. This is the reality for many children and teens who suffer from serious illnesses. It is hard to stay positive in the face of pain. According to Ryan’s Ca...

National English Honor Society members decorate windows for National Poetry Month: Photo of the Day 4/2/19

National English Honor Society members decorate windows for National Poetry Month: Photo of the Day 4/2/19

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

April 1, 2019

"The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why." - Mark Twain On April 1, students from the National English Honor Society used their creative poetry skills to decorate the school's cafeteria windows, organized by officer Jacob Bolger.  The idea was to ...

A Lancer’s best friend may be a dog

A Lancer’s best friend may be a dog

by Jacob Blue and Joseph Hartung

January 25, 2019

It is no surprise that teens today are stressed out with projects, SATs, and college applications while they try to balance healthy social and physical lives. Many turn to their best friends for help--those best friends are often dogs. In a survey done in 2014 about Stress in America, it found that ...

What has our generation lost? Gen Z is in trouble

by Maya Apau and Tabitha Moses

October 23, 2018

Are you reading this story on your phone? What would life be like without phones and social media?  Electronics have had many benefits to daily life, such as quick access to information, fast communication, and entertainment. However, alongside these benefits comes an increasing lack of social a...

Creative writing class turns the page to bullet journaling

Creative writing class turns the page to bullet journaling

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

September 20, 2018

On September 13, the creative writing class learned how to bullet journal as their warm-up activity for class. The goal was to try a new way to organize thoughts and brainstorm while writing. Bullet journaling was created in 2013 by digital product designer and author Ryder Carroll, who wanted a to find a soluti...

Class of 2018: Mr. Linganore contestants are ex(XL)tra excited to have 20 days left

Class of 2018: Mr. Linganore contestants are ex(XL)tra excited to have 20 days left

by Allison King, Reporter

April 25, 2018

Mr. Linganore XXL contestants smile for the camera and show their excitement to have 20 days left of school! This year's Mr. Linganore competition was a hit. Lots of preparation, hard work and dedication went into planning this event. The show's co-hosts, Mr. Jeremy Brown and Mrs. Natalie Rebetsky,...

Mr. Linganore Contestants attend Uno’s Night: Photo of the Day 2/23/18

Mr. Linganore Contestants attend Uno’s Night: Photo of the Day 2/23/18

by Allison King, Reporter

February 22, 2018

Mr. Linganore candidates and supporters of the Linganore community gathered at Uno’s in Frederick on February 21.  Featured candidates for that night were Lars Eklund, Andrew Nash, Garrett Johnson, Erick Stutz. Another Uno’s Night was held the week before on February 15th for featured contestan...

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