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Restorative Practices: “Circle time” in high school transforms relationships

Restorative Practices: “Circle time” in high school transforms relationships

by Kat Taylor, Reporter

October 23, 2019

School is stressful. Students often feel as though they don’t have anyone they can talk to about their anxieties, and a lot of students may have trouble connecting with their fellow classmates.  Restorative circles are the answer. They can be used to form new or deeper relationships or to fix problem...

Senior night brings tears and smiles to the girls soccer team

Senior night brings tears and smiles to the girls soccer team

by Sammie Hoefs, Managing Editor

October 15, 2019

Senior Night overwhelms players and their families with both joy and tears. On October 10, the girls soccer team held senior night during the game against South Hagerstown. They celebrated Allison Gagne (captain), Juliana Zeller (captain), Taylor Ferguson (captain), Brooke Bennett, Meghan Mong-Kerwin...

No place like home: New Market parade features themed floats and more

No place like home: New Market parade features themed floats and more

by Alexis Fowler and Jessica Young

September 30, 2019

On September 28, Linganore held their infamous homecoming parade. The parade featured floats, the homecoming court, Student Government Class Councils, the marching band and supporters from the community! The parade included floats created by the class councils of 2020, 2021, 2022 and the student gov...

Lancer Media “stitches” the community together through Ryan’s Case for Smiles project

Lancer Media “stitches” the community together through Ryan’s Case for Smiles project

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

June 14, 2019

Imagine a world with nothing but needles, loud machines, and beeping for days on end with a medical routine that would drive any person stir-crazy. This is the reality for many children and teens who suffer from serious illnesses. It is hard to stay positive in the face of pain. According to Ryan’s Ca...

If you could change one thing at Linganore, what would it be?: Photo of the Day 6/12/19

If you could change one thing at Linganore, what would it be?: Photo of the Day 6/12/19

by Emily McNally and Ashley Baker

June 13, 2019

A crying closet? "It's a real thing," said Elizabeth Rajnik.  She made this part of her proposal to improve LHS. Let's be honest, no school is perfect. Everyone has opinions! But imagine the one thing you would want to do to improve Linganore. Students in Mrs. MaryEllen Newcomb’s English 10 Honors c...

Spring journalism class holds Paper Plate Award ceremony

Spring journalism class holds Paper Plate Award ceremony

by Leah Bolger and Keifer Spore

June 6, 2019

On May 20, the members of the spring 2019 journalism class participated in a celebratory ceremony called the Paper Plates Award.  This event honors each individual student's talents and is a good way to close out the seniors' last day and their recent achievement of a Best of SNO Distinguished Site....

Students prepare for Journalism service project, Ryan’s Case for Smiles: Photo of the Day 5/14/19

Students prepare for Journalism service project, Ryan’s Case for Smiles: Photo of the Day 5/14/19

by Leah Bolger, Reporter

May 14, 2019

On May 13, students participating in the Ryan’s Case for Smiles service project began their effort into completing the assembly of the pillowcases. Journalism members have been working together for months to collect donations for fabric and reached their goal of 20 pillowcases.  Lauren Miller, Mrs. ...

Lancer Media REMOVED: What would our lives be like #ScreenFree?

Lancer Media REMOVED: What would our lives be like #ScreenFree?

by Matthew Gelhard and Bailey Spore

May 1, 2019

When you walk around the halls, what do you notice? For the most part we are zombies with our heads down, although phones are making many tasks easier for us, we are becoming much less social. How many times a day do you think you pick up your phone? Odds are you’re probably reading this on you...

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

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

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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