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12/21/18: Where did Elfie take the selfie?

12/21/18: Where did Elfie take the selfie?

by Spencer Derrenberger, Reporter

December 21, 2018


Filed under Elfie Selfie 2018, Fall 2018, Winter Festivities

Lancer Media’s friend, Elfie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If you can tell us where he is in the daily picture, you will be entered in a daily contest. Winners of the daily contest will be announced the next and will receive a prize from Mrs. Rebetsky in room C207. Daily winners will be announced...

The Twelve Days of the Season: How the world celebrates the winter holiday

The Twelve Days of the Season: How the world celebrates the winter holiday

by Cara Bond, Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Showcase, Winter Festivities

December includes houses decorated with Christmas lights, shopping deals at every corner, Christmas trees as far as the eye can see. These classic sights are just what we expect in America. What do other countries experience at the holidays? Holiday traditions around the world vary from seeming...

December Saturdays in Frederick downtown: holiday shopping, entertainment and hot cocoa

by Haley Enders, Reporter

December 17, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Winter Festivities

The four Saturdays of December are well spent in downtown Frederick. December Saturdays include plenty of activities, and the last Stop & Shop opporunity is Saturday, December 22. You'll find holiday lights late-night shopping and dining, live music on the streets, caroling, and even a free trol...

Introvert-ED: “Holiday Cookies”

by Spencer Derrenberger, Cartoonist

December 6, 2018


Filed under Cartoons, Introvert-ED

The third installment of the "Introvert-ED" series. This time, it's a holiday special! ...

Handling an emotionally hectic holiday? Words of advice about family dynamics

Handling an emotionally hectic holiday? Words of advice about family dynamics

by Tyler Roman, Reporter

December 14, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Winter Festivities

The holiday season is usually a happy time when families get together to celebrate. For as many as half of the students, there are families who don't come together during this cheery time of year. The stress of having a split family can be overwhelming at times, especially during the holiday season. ...

20 under 20: Unique gifts for your favorite fangirl (or fanboy)

20 under 20: Unique gifts for your favorite fangirl (or fanboy)

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter

December 13, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Winter Festivities

If you're struggling to find a holiday present for that one person you love to death but won't be satisfied with a simple t-shirt or gift card to Barnes and Noble? That one person who just so happens to be obsessed with some terrifying television show or book series that doesn't seem to end? Look no ...

FFA sponsors annual poinsettia sale: Order by December 1

FFA sponsors annual poinsettia sale: Order by December 1

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

November 29, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, News, Showcase

The most anticipated time of the year for the FFA, students, faculty, and families is December. The annual FFA winter holiday fundraiser ends Thursday, so act now! There are a total of 71 items to choose from, including sandwiches, cookie dough, fruit baskets, and poinsettias. Customers and the FFA members benefit from ...

The Top 10…’lit’ words and phrases of 2015

The Top 10…’lit’ words and phrases of 2015

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

January 3, 2016


Filed under Holiday 2015, Showcase

On November 16, 2015, Oxford Dictionary released its Word of the Year: the crying laughing face emoji. These are Lancer Media's picks for the Top 10 words and phrases of 2015. 10) A1  To start off the countdown, we have the simple and tasteful A1 and, no, I don’t mean the steak sauce. The phrase was coined by a British sh...

Little Lancers carol through the halls: Photo of the Day 12/23/15

Little Lancers carol through the halls: Photo of the Day 12/23/15

by Brennan Nolan, Editor

December 24, 2015


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Linganore's Little Lancers marched through the school hallways to show their holiday spirit. They rang the bells that were put on their arms for all of the students to hear. "Jingle Bell Rock" was the tune of the day. Junior Paige Badostain, a student teacher for the Little Lancers said, "For the ho...

Newsie the Elf gallery and winners

Newsie the Elf gallery and winners

by Lancer Media

December 21, 2015


Filed under Holiday 2015, Showcase

Lancer Media’s friend, Newsie, is hiding somewhere in Linganore. If student can tell us where he is in the daily picture, they are entered in a daily contest. If they win the daily raffle, they are entered in the weekly drawing for a gift card. Weekly raffle winners will be announced via Twitter...

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