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Lily Weaver Perseverance Award: Lancer Media creates recognition in memoriam

Lily Weaver shares a laugh with a student at Prom 2019.

by Ethan Hart and Lilly Hart

January 24, 2020

We at The Lance are deeply saddened by the news of former Managing Editor Lily Weaver’s passing on December 20, 2019. As a member of Lancer Media from 2016 to 2019, Weaver was an integral part of making The Lance a Student Newspaper Online (SNO) Distinguished Site for four consecutive years. To memorial...

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

Top 10 lancers of 2018.

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

December 19, 2018

We are proud of every Lancer's accomplishments.  The Lance reviewed our biggest stories of 2018 and is highlighting some individual achievements. These students showed Lancer pride though everything they did in 2018. Bridget Murphy- Best of SNO winner Her Best of SNO article propelled her into her coll...

Teacher Appreciation Month: From kindergarten to seniors, teachers make a difference

These students love their teachers!

by Ashley Martin, Reporter

May 30, 2018

May is Teacher Appreciation Month. This month teachers around the world are being celebrated. Teachers set students on their future paths to success. Kindergarten Sophomore, Brendan Conners went to Twin Ridge Elementary. He said, “Mrs. Kelly Robbins was my favorite teacher because she was a very...

Much-needed buddy program creates life-long friendships

Bridget Murphy got holiday presents for all of her buddies in the class in which she was the student service learner, or SSL.

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

May 22, 2018

In previous years, Linganore High School has had a buddy program in place, which included activities such as field trips and after school activities. It provided students with learning opportunities and a chance to make a significant impact on the lives of others. The primary focus of this program i...

Class of 2018: Girls lacrosse seniors are running down the clock with 17 days left

Seniors lax players are counting down the days.

by Bridget Murphy, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 30, 2018

The seven seniors on the varsity girls lacrosse team are still going strong throughout their last 17 days of school. The finish line is in sight for the girls as they have their last game of regular season against Manchester Valley High School, away, on May 1. Each senior has a plan for their future. Bridget...

Varsity girls lacrosse takes home a win for senior night: Photo of the Day 4/26/18

The varsity team posed with their coaches after their win.

by Bridget Murphy, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2018

On April 26, seven members of the Class of 2018 celebrated their senior night for the girls lacrosse season. The ceremony was held before the winning game against Brunswick. Jay Sedgwick, the team's game announcer and player Emily Sedgwick's father, announced the senior and her escorts. The seven...

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

Spring 2018 semester journalism class poses exuding pride and joy.

by Bridget Murphy, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 19, 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...

Class of 2018: Journalism seniors report that there are 30 days left

Kelsey Ward, Allison King, Devin Barge, and Bridget Murphy count down to the last day of school.

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

April 11, 2018

The Class of 2018 is starting down the last 30 days of their LHS careers. There is no rest for the wearing journalism seniors who are busy writing articles and printing monthly issues of The Lance. The senior staff includes Devin Barge, Allison King, Bridget Murphy, and Kelsey Ward. Barge and Murp...

Class of 2018 Bright Futures: Bridget Murphy is ready to leave her paw print at JMU

Class of 2018 Bright Futures: Bridget Murphy is ready to leave her paw print at JMU

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

April 5, 2018

After visiting her brother for four years, Bridget Murphy has come to love the campus of James Madison University. The beauty of the campus and the kindness of the people drew Murphy to love the school and want to call it home. Bridget plans to major in media arts & design with a concentration in ...

Girls varsity lacrosse team dominates North Hagerstown : Photo of the day 4/4/18

The Hubs and Lancers set up for a draw between goals.

by Lilly Player, Reporter

April 5, 2018

On April 3, the girls varsity lacrosse team played a home game against North Hagerstown and won 19-10. Head coach for varsity, Brooke Wilson, said, "People on all sides of the field played with confidence, which I think really showed on our offensive end with all of the drives. My biggest hope for the team ...

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