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Hayden’s Heroes: Providing hope for people with Histiocytosis

Hayden’s Heroes: Providing hope for people with Histiocytosis

by Bailey Davis, Reporter
December 12, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features

On November 12 & 13, Hayden's Heroes, Inc. hosted a Memorial Soccer Tournament at Old National Pike Park, Mt. Airy, MD, in honor of Hayden Boerum. Hayden Finn Boerum was born on July 31, 2007. He lived his early childhood life as a bright young boy who went to Oakdale Elementary School. He loved...

How keep your horse warm and cozy this winter

How keep your horse warm and cozy this winter

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
December 12, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

At Linganore, it’s become a trend for students to bring blankets to school to keep warm during class. If the student with the blanket gets too warm for comfort, she can simply take off the blanket. Horses don’t have the luxury of taking off a blanket. Would the horses want to? As an equestrian, I...

Baking cookies with grandma: the sweetest gift

Baking cookies with grandma: the sweetest gift

by Emily Reed, Editor
December 12, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

“What do you want for Christmas?” is the question I dread being asked every holiday season. When I was younger, this question was easier to answer. I’d simply hand my parents a Toys “R” Us catalog that had the toys I wanted circled in red pen and starred for emphasis. Now that I’m older, I find that maki...

Welcome to the Oval Office, President Trump

Welcome to the Oval Office, President Trump

by Bridget Murphy, Editor
December 12, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Opinion, Showcase

All aboard the Trump Train. It is coming in at full speed and the final destination is the White House on January 20, 2017. After months of social media battles, jaw-dropping live debates and scandals, the fight is finally over. On November 8, 2016,  all Americans over the age of 18 were given the...

12/12/16: Where did Elfie take the Selfie?

12/12/16: Where did Elfie take the Selfie?

by Victoria Rock, Reporter
December 12, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

Lancer Media’s friend, Elfie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If you can tell us where he is in the daily picture, you will be entered in a daily contest. If you win the daily contest, you will be entered in the weekly drawing for a gift card. Weekly raffle winners will be announced via Twitter on...

Lancer Candy Lane welcomes families to LHS North Pole: Photo of the Day 12/10/16

Lancer Candy Lane welcomes families to LHS North Pole: Photo of the Day 12/10/16

by Grace Weaver, Editor-in-Chief
December 11, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On December 10, 2016, Linganore hosted the annual Lancer Candy Lane from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The entire community came to the holiday celebration. Kids of all ages joined in the fun writing letters to Santa, making Christmas cookies, getting their faces painted, making snowflakes and Rudolph ears and...

12/10/16: Where did Elfie take the selfie?

12/10/16: Where did Elfie take the selfie?

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter
December 10, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

Lancer Media’s friend, Elfie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If you can tell us where he is in the daily picture, you will be entered in a daily contest. If you win the daily contest, you will be entered in the weekly drawing for a gift card. Weekly raffle winners will be announced via Twitter on...

Sophomores learn about CTC during PREP: Photo of the Day 12/8/16

Sophomores learn about CTC during PREP: Photo of the Day 12/8/16

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day

During PREP on 12/7 and 12/8,  students learned about the CTC (Career Technology Center) program. The CTC program was made for students in grades 10-12  who want to take career-focused classes that prepare them for the workforce and college. “CTC's programs are a solid option for me becaus...

Quiz: Which Holiday Character Are You?

Quiz: Which Holiday Character Are You?

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

Holiday season 2016:  Are you the type to be found caroling in the streets or saying “Bah humbug!” Take this quiz to find out which holiday character you are most like! Click on the picture below: ...

Top Ten of 2016: Make or Break Fashion Trends

Top Ten of 2016: Make or Break Fashion Trends

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2016, Showcase

Throughout 2016, I have seen many questionable fashion trends, some questionably good, and some questionably bad. However, there are ten trends that have stuck out the most this year, not just in school but on social media also. 10: Matte Lipsticks Matte lipsticks-- you can’t just have one. They...

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