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“I wish…”: Seniors reflect on the past four years

“I wish…”: Seniors reflect on the past four years

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor
March 2, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

As seniors approach the end of their high school career, the realization becomes more clear: this is their last semester of high school, and hopefully seniors have learned some valuable skills to use in the real world. Lancer Media asked seniors to reflect on their high school experience in hopes ...

Tangible bravery: Support the Alvarado family jewelry fundraiser

Tangible bravery: Support the Alvarado family jewelry fundraiser

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief
March 2, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Order your Cindy Alvarado Funds for Sons bravelet to show your support. Bravery Superman. G. I. Joe.  We play with these toys imagining bravery.  As we move toward young adulthood, we begin to recognize men and women who serve others, like firefighters, police officers, and soldiers. While all o...

Twins: What is it like living with your other half?

Twins: What is it like living with your other half?

by Devin Barge, Reporter
February 24, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Since 2014, according to a CNN report, the birth rate of twins has been increasing, with doubles at a record high in 2014. Having a twin for some people can be like having a best friend, someone who shares the same interests, friends, and family.  You'd  always have someone to talk to when no one ...

Sibling rivalry and revelry: Is it cool to go to school with your kin?

Sibling rivalry and revelry: Is it cool to go to school with your kin?

by Grace Weaver, Editor
February 22, 2016
Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Oh that dreaded moment comes… You see your sibling walking down the hallway way towards you. What are you going to do? Turn and walk a different way? Keep walking and pretend like you didn’t see him/her with the possibility of getting in trouble at home for not saying "Hi?" Or suck it up and say act...

The Year of the Fire Monkey: Chinese celebrate important holiday

The Year of the Fire Monkey: Chinese celebrate important holiday

by Emily Seth, Reporter
February 6, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Most of the United States have already celebrated the New Year, perhaps spending New Year’s Eve staying up until the ball dropped, blowing noisemakers, and enjoying family and friends. However, according to a video by History.com, one sixth of the world’s population also celebrates Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival or the Luna...

Lancer Media looks into the future of 2016

Lancer Media looks into the future of 2016

by Abigail Montgomery, Editor
February 4, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

It’s time for “new year, new me,” so what will the next twelve months bring?  We wonder how both the world and our lives will change, and whether or not it will be for the better.  Lancer Media has made some predictions for our LHS staff for 2016. Aaron Burch (Social Studies) will join a trial ...

Heat up Winter: SGA set to host Winter dance

Heat up Winter: SGA set to host Winter dance

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-in-Chief
February 4, 2016
Filed under Celebrating February: The Month of Love, News, Showcase

The Student Government Association is hosting a Winter dance on Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 7-10 p.m. This dance is a great way to spend your Valentine's Day weekend, whether you go with friends or a love interest. Check out the video for more information!  

Career and Technology Center: A career path you may not have considered

by Sarah Molineu, Reporter
February 2, 2016
Filed under Features

Career and Technology Center, or CTC, is an option for all high school students in Frederick County. Students can study the fields of construction technology, technology, mechanical/ technical, and service programs. The programs, prepare students for jobs in the STEM fields. Nursing, or the Academy of Heal...

A drone’s eye view: A Mt. Airy snow story from the air

A drone’s eye view: A Mt. Airy snow story from the air

by Lancer Media Staff
January 26, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

While many were sledding or removing snow from their cars on January 25, senior Ryan Bond took his drone for an aerial drive through Mt. Airy.  The town looks pristine and peaceful from the sky.      ...

Valentine’s Day 2016: Great gifts for your sweetheart

Valentine’s Day 2016: Great gifts for your sweetheart

by Brennan Nolan, Editor
January 24, 2016
Filed under Features

For centuries, loving gifts have been exchanged. In my “manly” opinion, women have always outdone the men when it comes to creative gift ideas. This awkward inequality is made apparent on most gift giving occasions. For Christmas or birthdays, guys seem to be clueless when it comes to choosing what...

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