The Lance

Students want more locally grown fresh food

Students want more locally grown fresh food

by Peyton Johnson, Reporter

January 8, 2019


Filed under Fall 2018, Opinion

Frederick County Public Schools has spent the past year exploring the possibility of adding more locally grown fruits and vegetables to the lunch menu. Because this is such a big decision for the school district, Steve O’Brey, food procurement coordinator at FCPS, wants to ensure that they have enough ...

Students and staff take MSDE pilot climate survey: Photo of the Day 11/8/18

Students and staff take MSDE pilot climate survey: Photo of the Day 11/8/18

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On November 8, most students and staff took the MSDE (Maryland State Department of Education) pilot survey. The survey was administered during an extended PREP period. The survey explored student and teacher responses to school climate questions.   Most of the school, grades 9 - 11, we're taking the survey at...

Lancer baseball puts up a good fight against Tuscarora: Photo of the day 4/12/18

Lancer baseball puts up a good fight against Tuscarora: Photo of the day 4/12/18

by Ashley Martin, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Linganore baseball team played Tuscarora April 11 at home. Unfortunately Lancers were issued their first lost 3-1, with their record updated to 2-2-1. Jacob Ference, scored the lone run on a two out RBI. Garrett Schwartzbeck had a single and a stolen base while Zach Willet took a 2 to 4 with a s...

Con Carriage Ride- A cruel and outdated method of transportation

Con Carriage Ride- A cruel and outdated method of transportation

by Fiona Rowan, Guest Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Opinion

An animal rights group led by Michael and Stacy Boyer have been protesting against the Lambert Carriage Company seasonal rides in downtown Frederick. I agree that horse drawn carriages are a cruel and outdated way of transport in busy cities. Not only is it inhumane, but it's dangerous to the hors...

Pro Carriage Ride–Keep Frederick’s beloved tradition

by Katie Gallagher, Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Opinion

I do not agree with the recent protests against the horse drawn carriage rides in downtown Frederick. Horses have been used to transport humans for centuries. The earliest sort of horse drawn carriage dates back to 2000 BC that was used in Mesopotamia and called a chariot. Horse drawn carriages we...

Distinguished Graduates 2017: Arts & Humantities awardee Jason Fraley recognized for journalism accomplishments

Distinguished Graduates 2017: Arts & Humantities awardee Jason Fraley recognized for journalism accomplishments

by Nicholas Stephan and Lauren Hall

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features

Class of 2003's Jason Fraley can name any Oscar nominee or winning film of any year from the 1940’s to the present. During the 2017 Distinguished Graduate assembly, Fraley received the Arts & Humanities award. Fraley works as an entertainment critic for WTOP. Fraley has been a journalist a...

Honoring our history, the right way

Honoring our history, the right way

by Beau Cameron, Co-editor-in-chief

September 29, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Opinion, Showcase

When I went to my first Linganore football game, I loved The Tribe. I loved how excited the crowd got, the feeling of community and togetherness. However, that feeling didn’t come from the headdress. I understand that it is an important symbol, but if it can be taken as offensive, and its intention...

Lancer Media sweeps the Frederick News Post awards: Photo of the Day 4/29/17

Lancer Media sweeps the Frederick News Post awards: Photo of the Day 4/29/17

by Brandon Cooper, Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

Sylvia Nelson On April 26, 2017, Lancer Media went on a trip to The Frederick News-Post. There they swept the annual award ceremony; winning 28 awards total. Winning the most awards out of the whole county which earned them the Sweepstakes Award. Every year The Frederick News-Post is generous enough t...

Boys Varsity lacrosse ready to defend state title

Boys Varsity lacrosse ready to defend state title

by Devin Barge, Editor

March 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring 2017

The Varsity lacrosse team’s opening game was Tuesday March 2 at 7:00 against South Carroll here at Linganore, where they came out on top with a score of 15-3. The Varsity team are the current 3A State Championship team as of last season with a 9-7 victory in May 2016 over Mt. Hebron. This victory g...

Nick Lang becomes Lancers’ new basketball star

Nick Lang becomes Lancers’ new basketball star

by Grace Weaver, Editor-in-Chief

January 13, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase, Spring 2017

For junior, Nick Lang, the basketball court has always been his second home. His father played basketball at Georgetown University and Nick and his brothers all grew with a competitive drive. Lang has been playing competitive basketball since he was four years old. Lang's mother, Stacy said,"I love...

The student news site of Linganore High School
Frederick News Post