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Celebrate your “Young Life” and make better choices in 2017

Celebrate your “Young Life” and make better choices in 2017

by Kaycee Morris, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Opinion, Showcase

Each year on the first of January, people decide make new year's resolutions to better their lives. Some common ones are to eat healthier, exercise more or curse less. Most people don't follow these decisions after a couple of months. In high school, it's tough keeping yourself on track and sta...

Lancer of the Week: Dana Kullgren

Lancer of the Week: Dana Kullgren

by Bridget Murphy, Editor

December 13, 2016


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2016, Showcase

Class of 2020 member, Dana Kullgren, is a Lancer who deserves to be recognized. Kullgren is involved in the Gay Straight Alliance and the Harry Potter Alliance. In Harry Potter Alliance, Dana is a proud member of Ravenclaw. Good friend, Elizabeth Anderson, said, "Some people may see her as 'nerdy' b...

Moana: The beginning of an era

Moana: The beginning of an era

by Beau Cameron, Editor

December 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2016, Showcase

When I first heard of Moana, I was unsure of what to think. I was happy that Disney was finally having a more ethnically diverse princess, but I was nervous about if Disney would be able to portray the character without stereotyping. When the incident with Disney's culturally insensitive Moana-themed costumes hit the news, I was tempted to avoid the movie comp...

20 under 20: Unique gifts for your favorite fangirl (or fanboy)

20 under 20: Unique gifts for your favorite fangirl (or fanboy)

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

If you're struggling to find a holiday present for that one person you love to death but won't be satisfied with a simple t-shirt or gift card to Barnes and Noble? That one person who just so happens to be obsessed with some terrifying television show or book series that doesn't seem to end? Look no ...

NAHS hosts holiday sale: Photo of the Day 12/12/16

NAHS hosts holiday sale: Photo of the Day 12/12/16

by Alicia Nasto, Editor-In-Chief

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

This week, the National Art Honor Society is selling handmade pieces during all lunch shifts in the cafeteria. The club made mugs, hat ornaments, snowman tealights, bell ornaments, heart rings, heart earrings, heart necklaces, and bracelets all varying from $2-$25. The jewelry pieces are sold in both copp...

The movie theater gets Strange with Cumberbatch’s new film

The movie theater gets Strange with Cumberbatch’s new film

by Brandon Cooper, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2016

Magic and action enter the theater as Doctor Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, comes in. After being in a tragic accident, neurosurgeon Stephen Strange, loses his gifted hands and can no longer continue his successful career. Strange goes on hunt looking for a cure to his damaged hands. He use...

Top 10 of 2016: My favorite hip hop albums

Top 10 of 2016: My favorite hip hop albums

by Jacob Bolger, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2016

Among other genres, hip hop is on of the most popular types of music in modern society. According to studies, rock music is the most popular genre in North America, with hip hop coming in a close second. Among younger people, hip hop is the most popular genre. These 10 albums feature some of the bes...

Easterday ready to dominate as a teacher and coach on the court

Easterday ready to dominate as a teacher and coach on the court

by Kennedi Ambush, Editor

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Sports

 Rachel Easterday is a 1996 LHS girls basketball state champion. Now she is a champion of LHS girls varsity basketball as their coach. In high school, she was a senior guard,  mainly a defensive player. She owned her role on the court, defending against the best players in Maryland. After s...

12/14/16 Where Did Elfie Take The Selfie?

12/14/16 Where Did Elfie Take The Selfie?

by Lily Weaver, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

Lancer Media’s friend, Elfie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If you can tell us where he is in the daily picture, you will be entered in a daily contest. If you win the daily contest, you will be entered in the weekly drawing for a gift card. Weekly raffle winners will be announced via Twitter on...

12/13/16: Where did Elfie take the Selfie?

12/13/16: Where did Elfie take the Selfie?

by Bailey Davis, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

Lancer Media’s friend, Elfie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If you can tell us where he is in the daily picture, you will be entered in a daily contest. If you win the daily contest, you will be entered in the weekly drawing for a gift card. Weekly raffle winners will be announced via Twitter on...

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