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FCPS presents Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. award to student nominees: Photo of the Day 1/12/17

FCPS presents Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. award to student nominees: Photo of the Day 1/12/17

by Beau Cameron, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 11th, students from across Frederick County received the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award. These students were selected from FCPS schools because they embody King’s principles of community and sacrifice. One student from every FCPS school is selected to receive this award. Nominees ...

Boys basketball season starts with wins against South Carroll: Photo of the Day

Boys basketball season starts with wins against South Carroll: Photo of the Day

by Jason Byrd, Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports

On December 5, 2017, the Linganore basketball season started off great against South Carroll. JV won 53-26 and Varsity won 67-44. The JV team coutworked South Carroll. At the end of the first half, the score was 33-11. The press JV was running causeed most of South Carroll's turnovers. Garrett Schwartzbeck...

Au Revoir! French Honor Society wraps up French Week: Photo of the Day 11/18/17

Au Revoir! French Honor Society wraps up French Week: Photo of the Day 11/18/17

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

November 18, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

French Week, a national event created by the American Association of Teachers of French, lasted from Monday, November 12, to Friday, November 17. The purpose of the event is to promote the study of French with French-related activities for honor society members and for the entire school population. ...

Freezing weather didn’t stop the warmth for Lily Weaver at 5K walk/run

Freezing weather didn’t stop the warmth for Lily Weaver at 5K walk/run

by Bridget Murphy, Grace Corbitt, and Tommy Moyer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, News, Showcase

On November 12, the entire community ran and walked through the West Winds neighborhood, home to the Weaver family whose daughter, Lily, is now on a homeschooling hospital program because she has Ewing's Sarcoma. Weaver was cancer free for five years before relapsing July 2017. Lily's Hope i...

LHS Pep Rally ends Homecoming week on a high note

LHS Pep Rally ends Homecoming week on a high note

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

November 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Video

After a week of spirited competition, Linganore's Homecoming concludes with the annual Pep Rally. Marching band, color guard, JV Cheer, and varsity cheer performed at the event. Athletes participating in fall sports were recognized as well. The Homecoming court, including king Tommy Moyer and que...

Physics class explores hoverboards: Photo of the Day: 11/6/17

Physics class explores hoverboards: Photo of the Day: 11/6/17

by Tyler Roman, Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

On November 6, Mr. Chris Hahn's physics class experimented with hoverboards. This was not the expensive, sometimes explosive, two-wheeled hoverboards that we're so used to hearing about, but an actual contraption used to hover above the ground. Here's how it worked for the class. The air flowing down ...

Spirit week comes to a close with “Red, Black and Bow Day” : Photo of the Day 11/3/17

Spirit week comes to a close with “Red, Black and Bow Day” : Photo of the Day 11/3/17

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

November 4, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

November 3rd, was the final day of spirit week. The theme was the traditional "Red, Black and Bow Day," with one point being earned for each bow that is worn. The day started out with the annual Homecoming Pep Rally. The Class of 2021 and Class of 2018 were tied at the start of the pep rally with...

Hurricane Relief Effort: The Shaw Family

Hurricane Relief Effort: The Shaw Family

by Tyler Roman, Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under News

Hurricane Irma, one of several hurricanes this hurricane season, began brewing in the Atlantic Ocean August 30th, stirring up concern from locals to the tropical areas it was going to hit. Barbuda, St Barts, St Martin, Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, the Domi...

We are Lancers: Video celebrates our diversity and identity

We are Lancers:  Video celebrates our diversity and identity

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Video

During the first week of school, each PREP class watched a video of John Cena talking about the topic of tolerance in the United States. For the following two weeks, Digital Communications created a video based on the Cena concept and unveiled the results in PREP on October 4. The video shows se...

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