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The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

Three members of the Girls STEP Team and Co-Adviser Patricia Kolias pose in front of Winchester Hall where they performed for the Etched in History celebration of the signing of Civil Rights Act. (Courtesy of Patricia Kolias)

Lancer Spotlight 2/26/24: Girls’ STEP team performs at Black History Month event

by Cara Morgan, Reporter February 26, 2024

On February 5, Linganore High School’s (LHS) Girls’ STEP Team (LGS) performed at the Black History Month Celebration: Etched in History. This event consisted of performances from a number of groups...

Harvey Zorbaugh answers a question asked by a Linganore student during his visit on February 24.

Lancer Spotlight 2/28/22: Harvey Zorbaugh speaks about when he marched with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Alabama

by Eddie Slavin, Reporter March 2, 2023

From Tuesday Feb. 21 to Thursday Feb. 23, the Linganore High School (LHS) social studies department, with the help of Rho Kappa and the African-American Culture Club showed segments of the movie “Selma”...

(Left to right) Senior Victor Onabanjo portrays Malcolm X and sophomore Josslyn Quansah performs as Ruby Bridges in Linganores first Blacks in Wax Museum.

Lancer Spotlight 2/13/23: Linganore presents Blacks in Wax

by Leila Gibril, Editor February 15, 2023

Linganore High School hosted its first Blacks in Wax Museum during school on February 9.  African-American students at Linganore performed as important figures in Black history. Each person gave a...

Dance students try out ideas as they construct choreography for their February 9 performance. (Photographed from left to right: Mckinley Howard, Melissa Bowman, Regan Helm, Lily Godette, Molly Granger, Aubrey Heister, Cara Morgan.)

Lancer Spotlight 2/1/23: Dance students prepare recital to celebrate Black History Month

by Hannah Moore, Reporter February 1, 2023

For the past few weeks, Linganore High School’s (LHS) dance class has been preparing for a performance on February 9 in honor of Black History Month. This has brought a lot of student initiative...

News for February 28, 2018

by Lancer Media February 28, 2018

On the last day of African American history month, we express our hope that during this month you’ve learned something new about African American history and about the contributions of African Americans...

News for February 15, 2018

by Lancer Media February 15, 2018

Today we honor the women whose contributions to NASA are highlighted in the movie, Hidden Figures and the first African American female astronaut. Katherine Goble was a mathematician who contributed to...

News for February 13, 2018

by Lancer Media February 13, 2018

Today in Black History month, we recognize Jimi Hendrix, who was born on November 27, 1942 and died on September 18, 1970. Jimi Hendrix was a rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream...

News for February 2, 2018

by Lancer Media February 2, 2018

Today in Black history month, we honor Oprah Winfrey and Steve Harvey for their success in the entertainment business and beyond. Oprah is a television host, actress, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur....

Dr. Bettina Beech poses for a photo taken by the UMMC Office of Public Affairs.

Black History Month: My role model is my aunt, Dr. Bettina Beech

by Devin Barge, Photo Editor February 27, 2017

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase "Black History Month?” To most, it's learning about the accomplishments of African Americans in their struggle to outgrow the shadow of slavery along with...

Martin Luther King Jr.

Black History Month: Emphasize modern American role models

by Kennedi Ambush, Reporter February 24, 2016

Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of the achievements of African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S....

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