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“Courage Beyond Words”: Beau Cameron recognized at 29th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

“Courage Beyond Words”: Beau Cameron recognized at 29th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

by Emily Reed, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 12, 2019


Filed under Fall 2018, News

The 29th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, on January 10 at Thomas Johnson High School, honored FCPS students from 37 elementary schools, 16 middle, and 12 high schools who display exemplary courage and character in their school and larger community. Linganore's representative was Class...

Ashley Nash’s Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

Ashley Nash’s Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

by Ashley Nash, Reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Top 10 of 2018

Here's a year of Lancer greatness in review.  I couldn't include every great moment, but I tried to get one for each month. February 4 : The wrestling team made it to the dual meet  regional championship for the first time in school history. They faced Tuscarora High School and lost. However, t...

Glance behind The Lance: Setting up the classroom

Glance behind The Lance: Setting up the classroom

by Lily Weaver and Catie Jo Tansey

December 18, 2018


Filed under Audio, Showcase

The first episode of the Linganore High School Journalism podcast series, ¨A Glance Behind the Lance¨, stars journalism Co-Editors-In-Chief, Emily Reed and Beau Cameron, as well as Advisor, Natalie Rebetsky. This episode is focused on how the nationally distinguished high school paper, The Lance, ...

NEHS members shop for families at the Scholastic Book Fair: Photo of the Day 12/6/18

NEHS members shop for families at the Scholastic Book Fair: Photo of the Day 12/6/18

by Grace Gaydosh, Managing Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On December 5, National English Honor Society members Beau Cameron, Alex Ismael, Shelby Tkacik, Kaley Henyon, Grace Gaydosh, Maddy Spisso, Kat Taylor, and Hannah Ratchford went to the Frederick Fairgrounds for the 2018 Holiday Warehouse Sale. They bought books for two local families and will be decorating baskets for the books. NEHS members will be delivering the baskets to the families on...

News for November 14

by Lancer Media

November 14, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements, Fall 2018

Are you a fan of trivia games? Do you like watching Jeopardy? Do you enjoy playing QuizUp or Trivia Crack? The LHS Academic Team competes against students from other schools in a team trivia tournament and is looking for new members. The first meeting will take place tomorrow from 2:30 to 4:00 pm in Mr. Hah...

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

by Emily Webb, Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On November 7, 2018, the National English Honor Society held their annual evening induction. An unusually large group, 71 new members, were inducted.  The ceremony began with opening remarks from the advisor, Natalie Rebetsky. Then, officers were confirmed in their positions and given time to talk about...

Creative writing class turns the page to bullet journaling

Creative writing class turns the page to bullet journaling

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2018, Showcase

On September 13, the creative writing class learned how to bullet journal as their warm-up activity for class. The goal was to try a new way to organize thoughts and brainstorm while writing. Bullet journaling was created in 2013 by digital product designer and author Ryder Carroll, who wanted a to find a soluti...

It’s a three-peat! Lancer Media earns the SNO Distinguished Site

It’s a three-peat!  Lancer Media earns the SNO Distinguished Site

by Bridget Murphy, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Spring 2018

The Lance has done it again. They have proven their excellence for the third year in a row by winning SNO Distinguished Site. Student Newspapers Online has sponsored The Lance website since 2013. As of April 16, The Lance is one of only 14 websites to be awarded recognition this year. There are six badges that ea...

Almond milk: Dairy milk’s plant-based impersonator

Almond milk: Dairy milk’s plant-based impersonator

by Allison King, Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Most of us grew up including a glass of milk (or two or three) in our daily diets, but, recently, almond milk and other milk alternatives, including soy, coconut, rice and cashew milk, have become increasingly popular. What’s up with that? Less than 2g of protein, made mostly of water and sugar, and ...

Creative writing class could be more than an elective

Creative writing class could be more than an elective

by Riley Glynn and Jason Byrd

January 23, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Opinion, Showcase

Plenty of creativity and great writers can come from a creative writing class. At least one creative writing class should be offered in Linganore High School.  Every single FCPS high school has a creative writing class except for Linganore and Catoctin. While there are some opportunities to be a...

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