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Lancer Media sweeps the Frederick News Post awards: Photo of the Day 4/29/17

Lancer Media sweeps the Frederick News Post awards: Photo of the Day 4/29/17

by Brandon Cooper, Editor
April 28, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

Sylvia Nelson On April 26, 2017, Lancer Media went on a trip to The Frederick News-Post. There they swept the annual award ceremony; winning 28 awards total. Winning the most awards out of the whole county which earned them the Sweepstakes Award. Every year The Frederick News-Post is generous enough t...

Where will you be over winter break?

Where will you be over winter break?

by Taylor Holmes, Reporter
December 14, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Uncategorized

Lancer Media conducted a poll to find out where students are going to be over winter break. The majority of people are staying home; some are going to the mountains (skiing, snow boarding, snow tubing, etc.);  and a few will be taking exotic vacations. Natalie Feit, a Class of 2020 member, said, ...

In praise of the Groutfit: Shades of grey are suddenly colorful

In praise of the Groutfit: Shades of grey are suddenly colorful

by Bridget Murphy, Editor
November 20, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

Grey outfits or "groutfits" are bashed and praised. The people who bash grey clearly do not know what they're talking about. Most haters say that groutfits don't look good because they are all the same color. Grey hater, Natalie Kuscan, said, "It makes people look colorblind since they're wearing...

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...

Estupendo! Burrito Bowls added to lunch: Photo of the day 11/2/16

Estupendo! Burrito Bowls added to lunch: Photo of the day 11/2/16

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
November 2, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Starting 11-2, there are new items on the lunch menu- Burritos and Burrito Bowls. A burrito bowl is all of the ingredients in a regular burrito placed inside of a tortilla shell in the shape of a bowl. The student walks down the cafeteria line and selects the ingredients he or she likes. Don’...

Riley’s biology class learns about hypertonic, hypotonic and isotonic solutions: Photo of the Day 10/23/2016

Riley’s biology class learns about hypertonic, hypotonic and isotonic solutions: Photo of the Day 10/23/2016

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
October 23, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day

Mrs. Valerie Riley’s biology class has learned about Hypertonic, Isotonic and Hypotonic solutions. To see the solutions in action, the class completes a lab using an egg that had been placed in water, vinegar and syrup. If the solution is hypertonic, the solution will move outside the egg. If...

Inktober Drawing challenge improves artwork

Inktober Drawing challenge improves artwork

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
October 23, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

It takes most artists hours to complete a good, detailed piece. What if they had only one day? Artists across the globe are up to the challenge. In the month-long “art-athon” called Inktober, the artist is challenged to complete one drawing in ink per day that follows the daily one-word prompt. As a part...

Constitution Day: Students test their knowledge in the media center: Photo of the Day 9/17/16

Constitution Day: Students test their knowledge in the media center: Photo of the Day 9/17/16

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
September 17, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

How well do you know the constitution? To celebrate Constitution Day this year, Mrs. Marsha Thompson created a short test to measure the knowledge of students on the subject. The test is 16 questions and is located in the media center. “I think  high school students should know about the Constituti...

News for March 18, 2016

by Lancer Media
March 18, 2016
Filed under Daily Announcements

The annual Character Counts celebration today has been postponed until after spring break. The Lady Lancers will sponsor a Self-Defense Training Class on Wednesday, March 30th, at 2:30 pm in room C211 for any interested women. The class will be taught by former Frederick County Deputy, Kirby Maybush,...

News for March 15, 2016

by Lancer Media
March 15, 2016
Filed under Daily Announcements

Congratulations to Emily Seth, Samantha Buckman, Ryan Stark and Jessica Steves on their winning entries into the Frederick County Young Authors Contest. All of these writers will be awarded at the state level Young Authors Contest in April. This is quite the achievement. Their places are as follows:...

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