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School start time: Montgomery Co. explores options

School start time: Montgomery Co. explores options

by Abbby Ryan, Reporter

December 3, 2013


Filed under News, Showcase

If you look bad, feel moody, lack motivation, and perform poorly, it’s probably you’re not getting enough sleep. Many students feel like zombies getting ready for school in the morning and wish they could have just an hour more of sleep. For Montgomery County students this could be a reality as early...

Five Lancers honored with the Distinguished Graduate Award

Five Lancers honored with the Distinguished Graduate Award

by Morgan Buchanan, Editor

November 25, 2013


Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, News, Showcase

Every year, six Lancers make a return to high school, but why come back? These alumni are making a special appearance to receive a Distinguished Graduate Award. The award recognizes success in academics, arts, athletics, business, humanities, and public service, unfortunately there were no entrees in...

News for Friday, November 22

News for Friday, November 22

by Lancer Media Staff

November 22, 2013


Filed under Daily Announcements, News

During our football game last Friday there were multiple sections of the bleachers in the student section that were damaged. To ensure student safety those damaged areas of the student section were removed. No fans at any stadium event may stand on the benches. Damages such as this only cause LHS to...

E.J. Donahue commits to Maryland

E.J. Donahue commits to Maryland

by Amanda Tapscott, Reporter

November 19, 2013


Filed under News, Sports

Each fall, colleges begin the recruiting process for sports such as cross country, field hockey, football, soccer, and volleyball. For junior and senior athletes who plan to play in college, getting scouted is important, and for some athletes, an athletic scholarship is their only way to college. College...

Modern island adaptation of Twelfth Night premieres at LHS November 14-17

Modern island adaptation of Twelfth Night premieres at LHS November 14-17

by Hugh Norko, Reporter

November 14, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

The fall play, Twelfth Night, is being performed both November 14-15 at 7 p.m, and November 16-17 at 2 p.m.  Tickets purchased online will be $6 for students, $8 for adults, and $10 at the door. Set in a Pacific island in the 1960s, twins, separated in a shipwreck, stumble upon an island controlled by ...

Ecigs: Are they safer than Cigarettes?

Ecigs: Are they safer than Cigarettes?

by Kobi Azoulay, Reporter

November 14, 2013


Filed under News, Showcase

Everybody knows about the risks associated with cigarettes.  We’ve all seen the ugly lung cancer pictures. Users understand how the main drug in cigarettes, nicotine, can cause people to be hooked for life. But now there is a new product that’s starting to gain more mainstream popularity that is...

Taps: November 11, 2013

Taps: November 11, 2013

by Noah Ismael

November 11, 2013


Filed under Daily Announcements, News, Video

http://youtu.be/IaE3jB5eiCw Members of the Lancer Marching Band played "Taps" at 11:11am in tribute of Veteran's day to recognize the bravery and selflessness of every man and woman who has risked their own life for the freedom of all Americans. Veteran's day is not a celebration of our freedom,...

All aboard: Marching band plays this year’s show, The Traveler

All aboard: Marching band plays this year’s show, The Traveler

by Hugh Norko and Noah Ismael

October 29, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News, Showcase

Marching band: A dedicated, award-winning band of students Name a group of students at Linganore High School that starts school in late July, goes in to school at 8:00 in the morning and leaves at 6:00 in the evening in early August. Name a group that regularly practices every Tuesday and Thurs...

Making the mark with SAT’s and ACT’s

Making the mark with SAT’s and ACT’s

by Olivia Goldstein, Izzy Peterson, and Morgan Buchanan

October 10, 2013


Filed under College Blog, Lancer Media Blogs, News, Showcase

The stress is sinking in for college bound students, panicking to make a good impression on promising colleges. This includes earning high marks on the SAT and ACT tests. The SAT test challenges math, reading and writing abilities and a required essay; whereas, the ACT tests the same subjects in addition...

Latin club performs well in 2013 national convention

Latin club performs well in 2013 national convention

by Hugh Norko, Reporter

October 9, 2013


Filed under News, Showcase

During the summer of 2013, Latin Club members flew to the University of Nevada, in Las Vegas in order to compete with 1,300 other Classical Latin and Greek speakers from all over the United States and Canada at the 60th annual National Junior Classical League convention. Along with the recreational activates ...

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