News and announcements for Thursday, December 19

Lancer TV

by Lancer Media Staff

Great job to the members of the Linganore band who played us some wonderful Christmas music this morning.

Just a reminder that applications for the Social Studies Historical Society are due tomorrow, December 20th. For any questions, see Mr. Burch or Mrs. Richardson for further details.

Today is the last day to purchase a candy cane from the senior class during all lunch shifts! Each candy cane is $1 and will be distributed to first period classes tomorrow. Don’t miss out on your chance to wish your friends a happy holiday season!

The Character Counts Committee’s 2nd annual Community Character Counts Holiday Drive is still accepting donations for the “Warming the Lancer Spirit Giving Tree” in the front office. All donations must be turned in by the end of the day today to be given to Linganore families in need over this winter season. If you have any questions please see Ms. Aburto.

Linganore’s Annual Egg Nog Jog is this Saturday, December 21st at 9am. If you are still interested in signing up, see Mr. Brown or a member of our SGA for more details. The cost of registration is $10, or a donation of a new toy or game. Race shirts are also available for $15 each, and all proceeds and donations will go to the local chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Begin your winter break at Skate Frederick, by coming out to support the Linganore Ice Hockey Team as they take on Middletown tomorrow night at 8:30 PM.

I Drive Smart, a driver-education company offering classes in our area, has partnered with the LHS Sports Boosters. I Drive Smart employs police officers to provide 100% of their instruction. The I Drive Smart program is extremely safety-oriented and offers a stress-free experience for busy parents, with the ability to register, schedule (and reschedule) all sessions, and complete all required paperwork for the MVA online. For every Linganore student who registers for one of their packages through December 31, 2013, I Drive Smart will donate $25 to the LHS Sports Boosters. Enter Linganore as your child’s school during registration to ensure a donation to the LHS Sports Boosters. Find out more by visiting their web site ( or calling them at 855-IDS-COPS (855-437-2677).

Until next time, have a thoughtful Thursday, Linganore!