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News for November 16, 2017

by Lancer Media

November 16, 2017No Comments

Today is Thursday, November 16, and this American Education Week. Today we are in the auditorium because tonight is opening night of our fall play, The Giver. Please stand f...

News for November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017No Comments

  Are you interested in taking part in the creation of Frederick County Public School policies? It’s time to nominate the Student Member of the Board of Educatio...

News for November 7, 2017

by Lancer Media

November 7, 2017No Comments

Concert Band rehearsals for the Holiday Concert begin today after school. Second semester band students are also invited to perform and should have received the schedule information...

News for November 2, 2017

by Lancer Media

November 2, 2017No Comments

  The Science National Honor Society will have their 3rd workday at the Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary this Saturday, November 4th from 9 am to 12 noon. Members a...

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News

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

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...

Drama students theatrically celebrate Halloween at Dramapalooza

Drama students theatrically celebrate Halloween at Dramapalooza

November 1, 2017

National Honor Society welcomes 58 new members

National Honor Society welcomes 58 new members

October 31, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment

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

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...

8 Reasons To Watch The 8th Season Of TWD

8 Reasons To Watch The 8th Season Of TWD

October 27, 2017

Movie Review: Happy Death Day – emphasis on happy not scary

Movie Review: Happy Death Day – emphasis on happy not scary

October 25, 2017

Cuphead: A game from the 1930’s – timeless fun for today

Cuphead: A game from the 1930’s – timeless fun for today

October 25, 2017

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Weather Forecast

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Today is forecast to be Warmer than yesterday. Cloudy, periods of rain.
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High 55° / Low 46°
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A steady rain early...then remaining cloudy with a few showers. High around 55F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
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High 51° / Low 31°
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Partly cloudy skies. High 51F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
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Mainly sunny. High near 50F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.

Features

Savage Strong: Savage Dance Company sponsors Lily’s Hope 5k

Savage Strong: Savage Dance Company sponsors Lily’s Hope 5k

by Grace Corbitt, Reporter

November 14, 2017No Comments

Savage Dance Company performed in the freezing weather before Lily's Hope race at West Winds golf course on November 12.  A major sponsor of the event, the dance studio ...

National Principals Month: What About the Assistant Principals?

National Principals Month: What About the Assistant Principals?

October 31, 2017

Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

October 27, 2017

Binge watch recommendation: Grey’s Anatomy returns for 14th season

Binge watch recommendation: Grey’s Anatomy returns for 14th season

October 26, 2017

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#Lancer of the Week

Lancer of the Week: McFadden takes a swing at high school golf

Lancer of the Week: McFadden takes a swing at high school golf

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

October 27, 2017No Comments

A member of the Class of 2019, Ryan McFadden, is an exceptional student athlete. He is one of the best golfers at Linganore and among the best in the state of Maryland. Mc...

Lancer of the Week: Michael Belmaggio runs towards his future

Lancer of the Week: Michael Belmaggio runs towards his future

October 24, 2017

Lancer of the Week: Khelsa Connolly puts her feet first

Lancer of the Week: Khelsa Connolly puts her feet first

October 23, 2017

Lancer of the Week: Star athlete Caleb Needle dominates on the soccer field

Lancer of the Week: Star athlete Caleb Needle dominates on the soccer field

October 1, 2017

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Signing Day 2017

Jordan Swoyer signs to play Division 1 lacrosse for Queens University

Jordan Swoyer signs to play Division 1 lacrosse for Queens University

by Lauren Hall, Reporter

November 16, 2017

On October 11, 2017, Jordan Swoyer committed to play Division 1 men’s lacrosse at Queens University of Charlotte, North Carolina. On National Signing Day, November 8, S...

On the way to Wingate University: Tristan Drenner becomes a bulldog

On the way to Wingate University: Tristan Drenner becomes a bulldog

November 16, 2017

Jessica Mitchell chooses a basketball future as a Seahawk

Jessica Mitchell chooses a basketball future as a Seahawk

November 15, 2017

Lily McCoy commits to swim for UMBC Retrievers

Lily McCoy commits to swim for UMBC Retrievers

November 15, 2017

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Printed Version of The Lance

Opinion

Don’t Harm To Kill A Mockingbird

Don’t Harm To Kill A Mockingbird

by Hannah Haught, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 9, 2017No Comments

Once again, a school has banned Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird. In fact, the entire school district of Biloxi, Mississippi has removed the novel from their eighth grade curriculum due to language in the book. School board ...

Girl scouting has an image problem, and it’s not solved by joining the boys

Girl scouting has an image problem, and it’s not solved by joining the boys

October 30, 2017

How mighty is the SAT?

How mighty is the SAT?

October 26, 2017

1:1 Chromebooks improve learning but create headaches

1:1 Chromebooks improve learning but create headaches

October 25, 2017

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Video

Homecoming 2017: Linganore tradition is made of red, black, and bows

The final day of Spirit Week and the day of Linganore’s pep rally is “Red, Black, and Bow Day”, where students can earn points for their class by wearing red and...

Class of 2020 wins the “Paint the Hill” competition

Class of 2020 wins the “Paint the Hill” competition

LHS Pep Rally ends Homecoming week on a high note

LHS Pep Rally ends Homecoming week on a high note

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