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Lancer Media REMOVED: What would our lives be like #ScreenFree?

Lancer Media REMOVED: What would our lives be like #ScreenFree?

by Matthew Gelhard and Bailey Spore

May 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

When you walk around the halls, what do you notice? For the most part we are zombies with our heads down, although phones are making many tasks easier for us, we are becoming much less social. How many times a day do you think you pick up your phone? Odds are you’re probably reading this on you...

Senior Destinations 2019: Dylan Miller gets down to business at the University of Maryland

Senior Destinations 2019: Dylan Miller gets down to business at the University of Maryland

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under Features, Senior Destinations 2019, Spring 2019

Dylan Miller is planning to attend the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. He chose this destination because his father went to the same school and decided to follow in his footsteps. This program also offers a job placement post graduation, which is a big relief to Mille...

Trayless Tuesdays? Will Maryland ban styrofoam from school cafeterias?

Trayless Tuesdays? Will Maryland ban styrofoam from school cafeterias?

by Lindsey Russo and Ashley Baker

April 10, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Spring 2019

Maryland will be the first state to ban polystyrene foam containers as a result of of their long-term damaging effect on the environment. Linganore should incorporate a program such as "Trayless Tuesdays" to better prepare for the change. A popular alternative, paper boats can eliminate the polystyre...

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; The Finale

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; The Finale

by Jacob Bolger and Bailey Spore

April 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lancer Media Music Madness, Opinion, Spring 2019

Check out the final debate here, featuring guest speaker Dylan Miller! Who is the greatest music artist? This is a question endlessly debated by friends, casual listeners, and experts alike. As this is clearly a subjective topic, no one is necessarily wrong or right in their answer. Everyone has their o...

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round three

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round three

by Jacob Bolger and Bailey Spore

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lancer Media Music Madness, Opinion

Check out the third debate here! Who is the greatest music artist? This is a question endlessly debated by friends, casual listeners, and experts alike. As this is clearly a subjective topic, no one is necessarily wrong or right in their answer. Everyone has their own opinion and taste of music.  Staff m...

Are you ready? Linganore, Oakdale and Urbana areas redistricting quickly to alleviate overcrowding

Are you ready? Linganore, Oakdale and Urbana areas redistricting quickly to alleviate overcrowding

by Emily McNally, Reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

Frederick County Public Schools plan to redistrict starting in the 2020-2021 school year, and three high schools will be affected: Urbana, Oakdale and Linganore.  This typically takes about one year to complete and another year to implement. The students affected will be redistricted in phases. At t...

Peggy Rice earns the title of Honorary Grandmother of Little Lancers

Peggy Rice earns the title of Honorary Grandmother of Little Lancers

by Leah Bolger and Jacob Bolger

April 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

A cat has nine lives and so does Mrs. Peggy Rice. Having previously been named First Class employee numerous times, Mrs. Rice worked in the front office for over 18 years and never failed to bring smiles to those around her. Rice has recently been titled the Honorary Grandmother of the Little Lancer...

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round two

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round two

by Jacob Bolger and Bailey Spore

March 29, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lancer Media Music Madness, Spring 2019

Who is the greatest music artist? This is a question endlessly debated by friends, casual listeners, and experts alike. As this is clearly a subjective topic, no one is necessarily wrong or right in their answer. Everyone has their own opinion and taste of music.  Staff members Jacob Bolger and Bailey...

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round one

Lancer Media’s Music Madness: Breaking down the greatest artist of all time; round one

by Jacob Bolger and Bailey Spore

March 22, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lancer Media Music Madness, Spring 2019

Who is the greatest music artist? This is a question endlessly debated by friends, casual listeners, and experts alike. As this is clearly a subjective topic, no one is necessarily wrong or right in their answer. Everyone has their own opinion and taste of music.  Staff members Jacob Bolger and Bailey...

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

February 23, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

On February 6, the French Honor Society hung a mural commemorating the 1884 painting Un dimanche après-midi à l’Île de la Grande Jatte which translates to A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. French teacher and French Honor Society adviser Madame Dragana Blonder printed a version of the ...

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