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Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

by Madeline Hull, Reporter

February 28, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Spring 2019

On February 25, the contestants of Mr. Linganore attended their second  dance rehearsal before the contest on March 9. Several dance rehearsals were snowed out, so the couples have been scrambling to perfect the merengue and learn the finale “It’s Raining Men” dance. "Although we had one...

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, ...

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...

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...

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...

After lab, chemistry class draws with homemade, washable chalk: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

After lab, chemistry class draws with homemade, washable chalk: Photo of the Day 1/8/18

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

January 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

After a laborious lab, students in Mr. Scott Stair’s Honors Chemistry class got to enjoy writing washable messages on the lab tables with their final product: homemade chalk. The challenge of this lab was to write, without a teacher’s guidance, a procedure to produce chalk and to determine with...

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