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Podcast review: Welcome to Nightvale combines spooky story with dark humor

Podcast review: Welcome to Nightvale combines spooky story with dark humor

by Julian Espino, Guest Reporter

May 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

“In other news, a recent report suggests that things may not be as they seem.” Welcome To Night Vale is a podcast that takes place in Night Vale, a fictional town located in the American desert. The main character, Cecil Palmer, who is voiced by Cecil Gershwin Palmer, is the host of the podcast. Thi...

VINE: Very Interesting Nearly-hilarious Entertainment –Top 10 you dont want to miss

VINE: Very Interesting Nearly-hilarious Entertainment –Top 10 you dont want to miss

by Grace Corbitt, Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Top 10 of 2017

Ever since Vine was officially taken off of all app stores on January 17th, 2016, many people have mourned its tragic ¨death.¨  For these people who desperately want Vine back, their wish may be coming true. People on social media have been going crazy over rumors of a ¨Vine 2¨ that Dom Hofmann...

Get ready for sleepless nights with MBK’s sinister audio dramas

Get ready for sleepless nights with MBK’s sinister audio dramas

by Nicholas Stephan, Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Halloween

In a world full of modern horror and cult classics, it’s rare that something other than a movie or book makes it big with fans and critics. The horror industry often finds itself incapable of bringing fresh scares to an audience that’s ‘seen it all’, but Youtube’s Mr. Betty Krueger’s popular a...

Famous last words: Don’t make the last words you text be your last words on earth

Famous last words:  Don’t make the last words you text be your last words on earth

by Lourdes Jack, Reporter

April 27, 2017


Filed under Features, Spring 2017

One choice could take a life. Choosing to drive distracted is choosing to put lives at risk. In 2015 alone distracted driving killed 3,477 people and injured 391,000. “If you have a phone, my best advice to you is before you start driving, lock it in the trunk.  Whatever it is, it can wait,” sa...

Get off the bandwagon: Throw the “backpack challenge” away

Get off the bandwagon: Throw the “backpack challenge” away

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Spring 2017

Remember the cinnamon challenge in 2011-2012? We tried to eat a spoonful of throat-drying oxygen-impairing cinnamon with no water. We all did it (I certainly did), and we all laughed as our peers choked and coughed. Even after 222 teens had to be rushed to the hospital over the course of 2012 and four-year-old Matthew Radar was pronounced dead from inhaling cinnamon, some of us were still laughing. With...

A Eulogy to Vine: A girl devastated for more than six seconds

A Eulogy to Vine: A girl devastated for more than six seconds

by Nicole Muller, Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

Vine, the popular 6-second video social media site, was purchased by Twitter and officially launched in January 2013.  In October 2016, Twitter announced it would gradually shut down the service. A Eulogy to Vine: Many lives have been affected by you, Vine. You’ve inspired millions across the...

Come see the best of the best at the annual NHS talent show

by Grace Weaver, Editor

March 11, 2016


Filed under News

The talent show will be held on March 17, 2016 in the theater at 6 p.m. The show supports the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Maryland, so come out for a great cause and to see Linganore's talented.

Win tickets to see your favorite Youtube vloggers this October

Win tickets to see your favorite Youtube vloggers this October

by Lancer Media

September 21, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

You can win two tickets from the Lancer Media giveaway! Youtube vloggers Eva Gutowski, Meredith Foster, Alisha Marie, Meghan Rienks, Mia Stammer, and musician Andie Case will be performing at Soundstage in Baltimore on October 6. More information can be found here. Thanks to Moxie, (a concert promotion company, specializing in marketing to teens) Lancer Media has gained acce...

Class of 2019 People you need to know: Mrs. Jamie Hendi, social studies

Class of 2019 People you need to know: Mrs. Jamie Hendi, social studies

by Alyssa Mattison and Jackson Kinsey

June 10, 2015


Filed under Video, Welcome Class of 2019!

Jamie Hendi has taught at Linganore High School for three years.  During the 2015-2016 school year, she will be teaching Government, AP Political Science, and World War II. In 1991, Hendi graduated from the University of Delaware and gained a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.  In 1994, she graduated...

It’s Grace without the “daily”

It’s Grace without the “daily”

by Olivia Goldstein, Editor

February 7, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Culture Wars, Showcase

Vlog: a short video blog containing content that reflects the personality or life of the creator. Vloggers dominate the YouTube community, uploading daily and weekly videos about various topics, reeling in millions of views and raking in thousands of dollars each year. The YouTube community was shocked...

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