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Senior Countdown 2018: NEHS members write away the last two days of senior year

Senior Countdown 2018: NEHS members write away the last two days of senior year

by Bridget Murphy, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 21, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase, Spring 2018

May 21, 2018 marks the second-to-last day of school the Class of 2018. The stress and anxiety of the last month is finally coming to a close. National English Honor Society officers are preparing themselves by setting up chords for each senior to wear at graduation. The officers include: Brenna Lin...

Annual NHS Talent Show contestants perform to fight against cancer: Photo of the Day 5/4/18

Annual NHS Talent Show contestants perform to fight against cancer: Photo of the Day 5/4/18

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

May 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On May 4th, the National Honor Society (NHS) hosted their annual talent show in the auditorium. The show was compiled of talent acts, being headlined by 2018 Mr. Linganore winner Josh Watson and his band with their original performance of "1 fish 2 fish, red fish blue fish." The show was hosted by...

Senior Countdown 2018: Pom and Dance Team seniors dance their way through 6 more days

Senior Countdown 2018: Pom and Dance Team seniors dance their way through 6 more days

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

There are just six more days left for the six seniors from the Pom and Dance Team. Mary Taylor, Katie Constantine, and Kelsey Ward have been on the team all four years of high school. Ani Boghossian-James and Sarah Hall were on the team for two years. Rosie Tilmont was a first-year member this year. Bo...

Dance students perform at All-County Dance Showcase: Photo of the day 5/2/18

Dance students perform at All-County Dance Showcase: Photo of the day 5/2/18

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On May 5, 2018, the dance class performed at the annual All-County Dance Showcase at Thomas Johnson High School. The Urbana Dance Program, TJ Dance Program and the Academy for Fine Arts all performed at the showcase for a total of 12 dances. Our dancers performed four dances, each one choreographed...

AP Environmental canoes down the Potomac: Photo of the Day 4/27/18

AP Environmental canoes down the Potomac: Photo of the Day 4/27/18

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On April 27, the AP Environmental class took a canoeing field trip down the Potomac River to learn more about the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Mr. Mark Sunkel took 26 students from his class, along with three Science National Honor Society students. The trip was originally scheduled for April 17 but it w...

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...

Class of 2018: Journalism seniors report that there are 30 days left

Class of 2018: Journalism seniors report that there are 30 days left

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

The Class of 2018 is starting down the last 30 days of their LHS careers. There is no rest for the wearing journalism seniors who are busy writing articles and printing monthly issues of The Lance. The senior staff includes Devin Barge, Allison King, Bridget Murphy, and Kelsey Ward. Barge and Murp...

Class of 2018 Bright Futures: Kelsey Ward comes out of her shell to become a terrapin

Class of 2018 Bright Futures: Kelsey Ward comes out of her shell to become a terrapin

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

April 5, 2018


Filed under Senior Destinations 2018, Showcase

Kelsey Ward will be attending the University of Maryland. Going to the school is a family tradition since her mom and her aunt are terrapin graduates. “Before going to school, I will be going to Peru for the third time on a missions trip. I’ll be going to the jungle and fulfilling service proj...

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