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Varsity boys basketball loses to Oakdale Bears

Varsity boys basketball loses to Oakdale Bears

by Kendall Martin, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On December 18, the boys varsity basketball team lost to Oakdale Bears. The final score was 85-66. This was the Lancers' fourth game which ended their winning streak. In recent games they beat Walkersville 76-29, Frederick 76-72, and North Hagerstown 61-53. The top scorers of the night was Christian...

Distinguished graduates 2018 motivate students in assembly

Distinguished graduates 2018 motivate students in assembly

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On November 20, members of the LHS Class of 2022, staff, honorees and family members attended the 2018 Distinguished Graduate Ceremony. The Distinguished Graduate Ceremony is an annual event presented by the Distinguished Graduate Organization. It is supported by LHS as well as the LHS Alumni Association...

Students get festive for Halloween: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

Students get festive for Halloween: Photo of the Day 10/31/18

by Carson Buck, Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Halloween, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Whether people go to a party or go trick or treating, Halloween has something to offer for everyone. Junior Laria Seyfried who is dressed up as Dwight, a popular character from the hit series "The Office," said, "This is my favorite costume to date. It's comfortable and less attention seeking than pre...

Drama runs face painting booth at Mount Airy Oktoberfest: Photo of the Day 10/2/18

Drama runs face painting booth at Mount Airy Oktoberfest: Photo of the Day 10/2/18

by Cara Bond, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On September 29, members of the drama department and the International Thespian Honor Society put on a face painting booth at the Mount Airy Oktoberfest. From 11 to 4, the students ran a station where festival-goers both younger and older could get their faces painted. For $1.00, customers could ch...

Modern World History class goes back to the Renaissance: Photo of the Day 9/27/18

Modern World History class goes back to the Renaissance: Photo of the Day 9/27/18

by Tabitha Moses, Reporter

September 27, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 13, Mrs. Angela Smithhisler’s modern world history class did a simulation of the Catholic Church selling indulgences during the Renaissance era. In that time period, paying to be forgiven for a sin was a regular practice.   The simulation was to go up to the pope and pay him to give the...

Get your homecoming tickets now!

Get your homecoming tickets now!

by Kendall Martin, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Homecoming 2018

This year the Homecoming dance is on October 6 from 7 to 10 p.m. The SGA is selling homecoming tickets, and there are three days left to purchase them, September 25-28 during lunch periods. The tickets are $22 each. The Homecoming theme is Looking Forward, Remembering the Past. Many students attend ...

Will Cioffi leads cheer at Bull Run Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/24/18

Will Cioffi leads cheer at Bull Run Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/24/18

by Carson Buck, Reporter

September 24, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 22, the boys varsity cross country team took part in the 2018 Bull Run Invitational at Hereford HIgh School. Linganore recorded an 8th place finish with a score of 251 points and a 6th place finish from senior Michael Belmaggio (16:31). The team ran into problems early with senior Ben ...

AP Biology advocates for water properties

AP Biology advocates for water properties

by Spencer Derrenberger

September 22, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, News

On September 21, Beth Ericsson’s AP Biology class campaigned for the property of water they thought was the best. This project allowed students to get a better understanding of specific properties of water. Each group was assigned a different property of water. Then, they had to make a poster and con...

Drama announces “Almost, Maine” and “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the day 6/11/18

Drama announces “Almost, Maine” and “Beauty and the Beast”:  Photo of the day 6/11/18

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

June 11, 2018


Filed under News

On June 10, LHS drama lovers gathered in the school's auditorium for the one of the most exciting theater events of the year: the Drama Banquet. The night started out with 31 inductions into the ITS (International Thespian Society), then moved onto the actor vs. techie games. Here, selected members from each group are pitted against each othe...

Blundell and Easterday present community Avoid Deny Defend presentation: Photo of the Day 5/18/18

Blundell and Easterday present community Avoid Deny Defend presentation: Photo of the Day 5/18/18

by Sean Alvarado, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

The Avoid Deny Defend presentation was hosted by retired policeman Scott Blundell and Sergeant Mike Easterday at Linganore High School on May 15. The presentation was motivated by the school shooting at Parkland, Florida and other recent school violence all around the country. Parents, teachers, stu...

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