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SGA learns more about leadership: Photo of the Day 11/25/19

Student Government attends the Maryland Association of Student Council's Fall Leadership Conference.

by Ashley Nash, Editor

November 25, 2019

On November 23, student leaders from all around the state traveled to Perry Hall High School for the Maryland Association of Student Councils Fall Leadership Conference. The theme for this conference, which included both middle and high school levels, was "Lights, Camera, Leadership."  Participant...

Pom and Dance team twirls in excitement for upcoming competition season: Photo of the Day 11/11/19

Ashley Nash and Taylor Mitcham are judged on their turns by captains Lizzie Hall, Maddy Spisso, and Avé James.

by Leah Bolger, Editor

November 11, 2019

As football season comes to a close, the Pom and Dance team is just getting started.  On Thursday November 7, the members of the team participated in tryouts for their  competition season.  The tryout consisted of three portions: a technique section where girls could show off their special tr...

TikTok: 60 second videos taking over our brains

TikTok is an iOS and Android social media video app for creating and sharing short lip-sync, comedy, and talent videos.

by Rachel McCoy and Ashley Nash

September 25, 2019

Do you see people watching videos on their phones laughing uncontrollably?  Do you see random people doing weird dances in public?  Have you noticed people only know about 15 seconds of a song?  If you find yourself asking these questions, the answer is all because of TikTok. Like it ...

Underclassmen recognized for their academic achievements: Photo of the Day 5/29/19

Underclassmen received academic awards.

by Ashley Baker, Reporter

May 29, 2019

On May 28 the underclassmen were recognized for their achievements throughout the year. In the Class of 2022, students were recognized for maintaining a 4.0 GPA. The Class of 2021  worked to keep their 4.0 GPA and received academic letters Mr. Jeremy Brown SGA Adviser, organized the event with the help of the...

Dance students perform at the dance showcase: Photo of the Day 5/21/19

Dancers incorporated props to make their dances fun and exciting.

by Lindsey Russo, Editor

May 21, 2019

On May 20, dance students held their annual showcase. The theme was "Louder than Words." All of the dances were choreographed by the student choreographers who are in intermediate and advanced classes. They had auditions to choose who they wanted in their dance. The types of dances performed were...

Spirit Week celebrates Disney in honor of Beauty and the Beast musical: Photo of The Day 4/11/19

Sophomore, Ashley Nash dresses up in her Mickey mouse ears for Disney day.

by Braden Weinel, Editor

April 11, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, students around the school dressed up in Disney themed clothes or in costumes of their favorite characters to show their school spirit as a part of spirit week.   This was also to celebrate the Thursday opening of the spring musical, Beauty and the Beast. Cast members wore their black t-shirts with the play's logo. ...

Students support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing #LotsOfSocks : Photo of the day 3/21/19

Class of 2021 students, Bailey Bennett, Leah Bolger, Matilda Geffen, Ashley Nash and Julian Rodriguez show off their socks to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day.

by Bailey Bennett, Reporter

March 22, 2019

On March 21, students wore fun, colorful and unique socks to show their support for World Down Syndrome Day. World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is held annually on March 21 to represent the cause of Down Syndrome, a triplicate of the 21st chromosome. WDSD was created to raise awareness about what...

Journalism holds the first annual Paper Plate Awards: Photo of the Day 1/25/19

Natalie Rebetsky awards Spencer Derrenberger with

by Ethan Hart, Managing Editor

January 25, 2019

On January 24, the staff of The Lance held their first annual Paper Plate Awards. The awards ceremony was held during second and third period for each journalism class. Journalism students gave each other decorated paper plates with an award on each plate. The first year journalism students made the J...

Student journalists take fellow students under their wings in the Partner Story Project: Photo of the Day 1/23/2018

Editor Jason Byrd and guest reporter Jordyn Vetter discuss what edits to make to their partner story

by Andrew Lyons, Reporter

January 24, 2019

With this semester coming to a close, classes are having their final assignments, and this is no different for Lancer Media, but with a few different purposes than the average final or benchmark. The journalism students have been working on their partner stories, which are stories done with an official...

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