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Daily Announcements

News for September 22, 2017

by Lancer Media

Towson will be hosting a "Music Major for a Day" event on Monday, October 9. see Mr. Lloyd for more information   Towson University will also be hosting its annual Junior-Senior ...

September 22, 2017No Comments

News for September 20, 2017

by Lancer Media

  Towson will be hosting a "Music Major for a Day" event on Monday, October 9. see Mr. Lloyd for more information     Towson University will also be hosting its a...

September 20, 2017No Comments

News for September 19, 2017

by Lancer Media

Today is the last day for Senior Portrait Make Up Days. Please see Mrs. Day  in the front office for any questions. This is the last opportunity to have your senior portrait ta...

September 19, 2017No Comments

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Arts & Entertainment

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

by Nick Stephan, Reporter

The 2017 adaptation of Stephen King’s classic blood-soaked thriller novel It hit theaters on September 8th, its opening day box office record, devouring even Deadpool’s fo...

September 15, 2017No Comments

  • While the dresses change with the decades, prom never goes out of style May 11, 2017

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Recent Posts

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

by Greyston Harding, Reporter

The cast and crew of The Giver held their first meeting on Friday, September 22nd. During the meeting, drama teacher Mrs. Angela Smithhisler introduced The Giver to all o...

September 24, 2017

News for September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017

Frederick Fair Day provides plenty of hands-on learning: Photo of the Day 9/21/17

Frederick Fair Day provides plenty of hands-on learning: Photo of the Day 9/21/17

September 22, 2017

Boys’ soccer takes on North Hagerstown with mixed results: Photo of the Day 9/20/17

Boys’ soccer takes on North Hagerstown with mixed results: Photo of the Day 9/20/17

September 20, 2017

Senior Destinations 2017

Oh, the places you’ll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Garrett Wiehler studies his United Nations passion at American University

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

Garrett Wiehler will be attending American University at the nation's capital to study international service. "American University has one of the top ten International Studies pr...

May 12, 2017

Oh, the places you’ll go: Domroe and Eisenhauer will be soaking up the sun at Arizona State University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Domroe and Eisenhauer will be soaking up the sun at Arizona State University

May 11, 2017

Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

May 9, 2017

Oh, the places you’ll go: Alyssa Lewis prints her path to Shepherd University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Alyssa Lewis prints her path to Shepherd University

May 7, 2017

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Weather Forecast

Air Quality Alert

Issued:
4:35 PM EDT on September 24, 2017
Expires:
12:00 AM EDT on September 26, 2017
Fog
63°
Fog
Today is forecast to be nearly the same temperature as yesterday.
Partly Cloudy
0%
High 91° / Low 64°
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. Continued very warm. High 91F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
10%
High 87° / Low 64°
Partly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High 87F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
20%
High 88° / Low 66°
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 88F. Winds light and variable.

News

Watson, Hornbeck honored with Golden Lance Awards at 2017 graduation ceremony

Watson, Hornbeck honored with Golden Lance Awards at 2017 graduation ceremony

by Lily Weaver, Editor

Three hundred and sixty five Class of 2017 members graduated on May 31.  The ceremony was held at the PNC Arena at Mt. St. Mary's. Although there were many tears through...

June 1, 2017No Comments

  • Pat Carson, beloved educator at LHS, wins FCPS Substitute of the Year May 24, 2017
  • Students propose life changing topics to English 101 classes May 15, 2017

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Features

Explore the dark past and the bright future of mental health care

Explore the dark past and the bright future of mental health care

by Grace Brooks, Reporter

Forest Haven Mental Asylum opened in 1925 and closed 66 years later in 1999. The now abandoned institution is roamed by thrill-seeking, urban adventurers.   Roaming and ...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Fidget spinners whirl out of class control

Fidget spinners whirl out of class control

May 11, 2017

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#Lancer of the Week

Jackson Ambush plows through the football field

Jackson Ambush plows through the football field

by Brandon Cooper, Reporter

Class of 2019 member Jackson Ambush is a star on the field and in the classroom. Jackson has two touchdowns and over 150 yards of rushing this year as a fullback for the vars...

June 9, 2017No Comments

Kucsan shows outstanding academic and athletic skills

Kucsan shows outstanding academic and athletic skills

June 2, 2017

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Welcome Class of 2021

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice from someone who’s been there. . .

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice from someone who’s been there. . .

by Mason Eddins, Reporter

Two New Market 8th grade graduates, my brother Leyton Eddins and his girlfriend, Emma Kokoski, talked about their expectations for becoming Lancers Class of 2021.  I had...

June 8, 2017

Welcome Class of 2021: Lancer Sports Overview

Welcome Class of 2021: Lancer Sports Overview

June 6, 2017

Welcome Class of 2021: High school is not like the movies

Welcome Class of 2021: High school is not like the movies

June 6, 2017

Welcome Class of 2021: Study up with Linganore’s tutoring options

Welcome Class of 2021: Study up with Linganore’s tutoring options

June 6, 2017

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Printed Version of The Lance

Opinion

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

This is IT, the horror triumph of the year

by Nick Stephan, Reporter

The 2017 adaptation of Stephen King’s classic blood-soaked thriller novel It hit theaters on September 8th, its opening day box office record, devouring even Deadpool’s fo...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Food Allergy Awareness: What You Don’t Know Can Kill You

Food Allergy Awareness: What You Don’t Know Can Kill You

May 22, 2017

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Sports

NBA Finals Trilogy 2017: Revenge or Repeat?

by Devin Barge, Editor

For the first time in NBA (National Basketball Association) history, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors complete for the third year in the row. As both...

June 3, 2017No Comments

  • The Frederick Keys’ activities are a home run for all ages May 18, 2017

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Video

Welcome Class of 2021: Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J6bBWdYVMfE For incoming Class of 2021, high school can seem like a scary place.  With movies giving you the impression...

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The student news site of Linganore High School.