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English 101 presents final proposals: Photo of the Day 12/14/19

Taylor Biss presents her proposal to have kids wear clear backpacks to school.

by Kendall Martin, Editor

December 15, 2019

The English 101 classes had less than a month to prepare for their final paper, the argument of proposal. Along with the research paper, they would need to create a 5-8 minute presentation on an argument that would help make a change or improve something around the community. The students have been...

Zach Michael leads chant before first game: Photo of the Day 9/9/19

Zach Michael screams the 'I Believe' chant.

by Grace Gaydosh, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2019

On September 6, the day of the first football game of the season, students gathered around Main Street for the traditional 'I Believe' chant. The chant takes place between second period and PREP. The football players and tribe members stand on Main Street, while the chief stands on the top of the...

Poor track conditions don’t stop boys track team from dominating regional meet: Photo of The Day 2/8/19

Senior Allejah Seraton smokes his competition in the 500 meter run.

by Bailey Spore and Elizabeth Rajnik

February 8, 2019

On February 7, the Maryland 3A West Regional Championship for indoor track and field was held at the 5th Regiment Armory in Baltimore. The Armory, a track often criticized by athletes, made the Regional Championship much more difficult for the competing athletes. Despite the handicap, boys won the meet and...

David Bly brings the pole vault team to new heights

Coach David Bly instructs junior Carter Holsinger during a practice.

by Ethan Hart and Carter Holsinger

January 24, 2019

After 28 years of experience with pole vault, Linganore pole vault coach David Bly is just getting started. Bly, who has coached the pole vault team since 2017, has been a catalyst for a program that previously had not had much success. Since his takeover, Bly and his jumpers have become the backb...

Boys indoor track and field place second at counties; girls place fourth

Senior Joey Felton blows past his competitors to win the 55-meter dash.

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

January 22, 2019

On January 18, The Frederick County indoor track and field championships were held at Hagerstown Community College. The boys team placed second overall, just behind the first place Oakdale Bears. Joey Felton, Carter Holsinger, Colby Bannon, and Michael Belmaggio all dominated in their events to push the Lancers' score higher and higher. Felton placed first...

Demolition derby: What can we do to fix student driving problems?

The bottom lot is extremely crowded and not monitored.

by Bailey Spore and Ryan Sheehy

November 30, 2018

There probably isn’t a single student who doesn’t have a scratch or dent on their car, often caused by other students. A large majority of student driving is downright awful. While the students most likely aren’t trying to be destructive, many drive too fast, text while driving and are unaware o...

Teacher Appreciation Month: From kindergarten to seniors, teachers make a difference

These students love their teachers!

by Ashley Martin, Reporter

May 30, 2018

May is Teacher Appreciation Month. This month teachers around the world are being celebrated. Teachers set students on their future paths to success. Kindergarten Sophomore, Brendan Conners went to Twin Ridge Elementary. He said, “Mrs. Kelly Robbins was my favorite teacher because she was a very...

Photo of the Day 9/30/16: Students Vote for 2016 Homecoming Court

2015 Homecoming court competes for their respective classes during the Pep Rally.

by Beau Cameron, Editor

September 30, 2016

On September 30th, Linganore students submitted their votes for the 2016 Homecoming Prince and Princess of their grade. Each class has one Prince and one Princess, except the senior class. The seniors elect the Homecoming King and Queen and their Homecoming court. The 2016 nominees for each grad...

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