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The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

As part of Senior Prank, balloons fill up one of the staircases on Main Street.

Lancer Spotlight 5/31/23: Linganore’s seniors celebrate their last day

by Eddie Slavin, Reporter June 1, 2023

No high school is alike in the United States, but there is one tradition that nearly every school has: being senior prank. Linganore is among the many schools that participates in this rite of passage,...

Graduate Brady Vlha speaks to the Lingnoare Class of 2023.

Lancer Spotlight 05/24/23: Class of 2023 celebrates accomplishment at graduation ceremony

by Aisha Ahmad, Reporter May 30, 2023

On May 22, Linganore High School (LHS) seniors from the Class of 2023 experienced a memorable milestone, graduating at Mount St Mary’s University.  This moment was not only special for seniors but...

Carter Kircher (11) and Haley Lewis (12)  pose in front of the prom backdrop.

Lancer Spotlight 5/3/23: Linganore students express mixed opinions about prom

by Mateo Peyton-Deblock, Reporter May 17, 2023

Every year in April, Linganore High School hosts its prom for juniors and seniors traditionally. This year's prom took place at the Frederick fairgrounds on April 29. Prom has always been a big part...

Seniors feel over-stressed and unmotivated as the end of the year approaches.

Is there truly an ‘epidemic’ of senioritis: students experiencing burnout feel misrepresented by the term

by Alexa Waser, Editor In-Chief April 25, 2023

As graduation day gets closer and closer, senior students are starting to lose their motivation to keep up good grades and attendance in class. Senioritis has largely been perceived as an excuse to...

Junior Cassandra Nti creates an outline on the junior class painting with white spray paint.

Annual hill painting sparks school spirit for homecoming week

by Mia Lucas, Editor-in-Chief October 9, 2022

The annual homecoming hill painting competition at Linganore High School is one of the most anticipated traditions of the school year. This year, the homecoming festivities were halted after the remains...

Seniors gather to watch the sunrise at the 2nd annual Senior Sunrise event.

Senior Sunrise brings senior class together after canceled homecoming parade

by Lauren Hackett, Guest Reporter October 7, 2022

On October 6, the Linganore senior class came together for their annual Senior Sunrise. This event took place at the bottom lot of Linganore High School (LHS) and was organized by the student council. This...

Lancer Spotlight 9/1/22: Senior workshop helps prepare students for college applications

Lancer Spotlight 9/1/22: Senior workshop helps prepare students for college applications

by Izabella Manning, Photo Editor September 1, 2022

On August 29, Linganore High School’s Student Services Department hosted a senior workshop to help improve students’ college readiness. The seminar, led by counselor Jessica McDonald, took place...

The hill painting is the first event in the celebration of homecoming week.

Spray paint, grass and school spirit: Painting the hill for homecoming kicks off the week

by Mia Lucas, Reporter September 30, 2021

Have some spray paint?  Want a chance to make graffiti without getting in trouble?  Hill painting for homecoming is just the ticket. The hill paintings are a long time tradition, and they...

This years homecoming banners have been displayed for all to see on main street.

Diamond anniversary inspires this year’s homecoming banners

by Brayden Gregory, Editor September 28, 2021

Ending high school on a good note, senior class of 2022 took first place in the homecoming banner competition. The sophomore class of 2024 took second place and the freshman class of 2025 took third...

What comes to mind when you think of Homecoming? For the Linganore and New Market Community they think of long lasting traditions, memories and family. The Senior Class of 2022  is next to leave the Linganore nest. Waving to friends and family during their last Homecoming Parade, Ellie Breidenstein, Maeve Smarick and Emma Watkins find it all bittersweet,  I remember as a Freshmen everyone would tell us High School would fly by, I never believed them until now. Linganore will always hold a special place in my heart, itll be hard to leave the day of Graduation but I know I will always have a home here and for that Im grateful.  said Breidenstein.

Bouncing Back: Homecoming Parade unites the community after a year long break

by Madeline Hull, Editor In Chief September 27, 2021

The anticipated Homecoming week at Linganore High has finally arrived.  On September 25, bright and early, the festive red and black parade kicked off the event packed week of spirit days,...

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