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Oh, the places the Little Lancers will go: Photo of the Day 5/23/19

Oh, the places the Little Lancers will go: Photo of the Day 5/23/19

by Madeline Hull and Ashley Martin

May 23, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

On May 21, eight preschoolers graduated from the Little Lancer Preschool program. Next year, those students will be attending various elementary schools in Frederick County. This year Anna, Grace, Vivienne, Brierley, Cameron, Juliana, and Brooks will be off to kindergarten and, eventually, be graduating ...

Volleyball players coach in the annual middle school clinic: Photo of the Day 5/20/19

Volleyball players coach in the annual middle school clinic: Photo of the Day 5/20/19

by Madeline Williamson, Reporter

May 20, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On May 20th the the volleyball program began a four-day clinic for middle school girls. The clinic is run by the varsity head coach Andrea Poffinberger as well as former members of the high school team. The students coaching the camp include Grace Coccagna, Piper Shields, Jessica Young, Emma France, R...

Students fall over for drunk goggles: Photo of the Day 5/17/19

Students fall over for drunk goggles: Photo of the Day 5/17/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

May 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On May 9 and 10, Deputy Ted Mostoller brought in goggles that simulated being under the influence of alcohol and marijuana. During each lunch shift, students had the opportunity to put on the goggles and try to complete tests such as standing on one leg while counting “one one thousand, two on...

Senior Countdown 2019: Three girls track seniors are eager to cross the finish line with just three days of school left

Senior Countdown 2019: Three girls track seniors are eager to cross the finish line with just three days of school left

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Reporter

May 17, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Spring 2019

May 17 marks three days left of school for seniors, and the three girl’s track seniors can’t wait! This year, Khelsa Connolly, Morgan Matthews and Savannah Sitler will be furthering both their education and track careers into college. Each athlete has been a member of the varsity track team for all...

Bee more friendly: How being a backyard beekeeper can help save the honey bees

Bee more friendly: How being a backyard beekeeper can help save the honey bees

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

May 15, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

When you see a bee floating in the air around your house what do you think? Most of us would swat at it or run away. Excluding wild swarms, there are about one to five trillion honey bees in the world. Although this may seem like a large number, the population is disappearing dramatically. In 2015 alone, 42...

News for May 14

by Lancer Media

May 14, 2019


Filed under Daily Announcements, Spring 2019

Senior Chromebook collection continues today. Seniors with the last name starting with K-Z should return their chromebook, case and charger in at the Learnings Commons during PREP today. Now let’s go to  for sports. Yesterday, Varsity Boys Lacrosse won 20-4 against South Hagerstown. They will face...

Students prepare for Journalism service project, Ryan’s Case for Smiles: Photo of the Day 5/14/19

Students prepare for Journalism service project, Ryan’s Case for Smiles: Photo of the Day 5/14/19

by Leah Bolger, Reporter

May 14, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On May 13, students participating in the Ryan’s Case for Smiles service project began their effort into completing the assembly of the pillowcases. Journalism members have been working together for months to collect donations for fabric and reached their goal of 20 pillowcases.  Lauren Miller, Mrs. ...

News for May 9

by Lancer Media

May 14, 2019


Filed under Daily Announcements, Spring 2019

- -Seniors Chromebook Announcement Video- - --Sports Video-- Over the next two weeks students will be testing throughout the day. We ask all students to be respectful by being quiet in the hallways. --Senior Spotlight Video-- Spring playoffs kicked off last night with Girls Varsity lacrosse...

Senior Countdown 2019: Seniors on the boys track team run through their final 7 days

Senior Countdown 2019: Seniors on the boys track team run through their final 7 days

by Bailey Spore, Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Spring 2019

Seniors have just 7 days left. While most seniors are spending their last few days eagerly awaiting summer, the boys track team is preparing for the regional and state championships. Tomorrow is the first day of the 3A West Regional Championship, followed by the 3A State Championship next weekend. ...

Shortage of athletes works as a barrier for track team in JV County Championships: Photo of the day 5/11/19

Shortage of athletes works as a barrier for track team in JV County Championships: Photo of the day 5/11/19

by Bailey Spore, Editor

May 11, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

May 9 was the final meet of the season for junior varsity track athletes. The JV Frederick County Championship was held at Urbana High School. Although they brought a group of very talented athletes with them, Linganore placed 5th out of 8 teams, scoring only 43 points. Oakdale won the meet, racking up ...

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