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Varsity softball pitches their way into the post season: stopped by loss to Westminster

Varsity softball pitches their way into the post season: stopped by loss to Westminster

by Julie Walker, Reporter

May 25, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2018

The 2017-2018 season was more than successful for the  Lancers varsity softball team. They ended their regular season with a 14-2 record and amazing stats; although they lost in the post season.  The Lancers only lost to Walkersville High School and Governor Thomas Johnson High School in the regular...

Dance showcases ballet, hip hop and lyrical: Photo Of The Day 5/21/18

Dance showcases ballet, hip hop and lyrical: Photo Of The Day 5/21/18

by Tymira Davis, Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The annual dance showcase was held on May 21. The showcase itself was called "Emotions", because each dance that was performed was trying to express a different emotion. There were a total of 25 dances: Carefree, Confident, Homesick, Emotions, Defiant, Insecure, Angry, Determined, Betrayed, Hopeful,...

Footloose stage manager shares his behind the-scenes view

Footloose stage manager shares his behind the-scenes view

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Features

Tech week spanned the last  days of the Footloose production schedule, which  means only one thing: complete and utter chaos. Techies and actors alike scramble across the auditorium to pull together every last line and note of the show and try to make each second as engaging as possible.  Footlo...

The Linganore car show is racing into town, Don’t miss it!

The Linganore car show is racing into town, Don’t miss it!

by Julie Walker, Reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under News

The Linganore car show is coming to town on Sunday, April 29 from 10 a.m. through 2 p.m.  Specators and participants should go to the lower parking lot near the stadium.  Don't miss it! Proceeds from the event will go toward the Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership (SHIP) and the Children of Incarcerated Parents...

Living on the Edge of Death: A Personal Story

Living on the Edge of Death: A Personal Story

by Julie Walker, Reporter

March 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

"When you dig my grave, could you make it shallow so that I can feel the rain." - Willie Nelson, "Gravedigger" 2004. The thought of working at a graveyard never passes through the minds of many people, but for the select few it is their daily life. It's a weird thought, right?  Living and working...

Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

Give us a break! Seniors beg for a weekend off from homework

by Bridget Murphy, Opinions and Layout Design Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Best of SNO, Features, Showcase

This is my open letter to the Board of Education.  I'll send it as soon as I finish my college applications. In mid-October, I read in The Washington Post that senior students in the Washington, D.C. region have been granted one weekend homework-free, so they can work on their college applications. ...

News for May 31th, 2017

by Lancer Media

May 31, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements

If you ordered a yearbook and haven’t yet received it, stop by Mrs. Bozzonetti’s room A206, at your convenience, to pick it up.  All extra yearbooks will go on sale beginning tomorrow at 2:15 pm and will also be on sale Friday morning in room A206. The cost is $80 cash or check made payable to LHS. Students...

This is not a drill: The evolution of school violence and shootings

This is not a drill: The evolution of school violence and shootings

by Ethan Hart, Reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under News

Four months ago, I sat in the middle of the lunchroom, going through my Twitter and Snapchat. Suddenly, a friend of mine from Oakdale High School frantically texted me, “Someone’s about to shoot up our school.” Worriedly, I asked what was happening. She responded to me, “I left. My mom took m...

Estupendo! Burrito Bowls added to lunch: Photo of the day 11/2/16

Estupendo! Burrito Bowls added to lunch: Photo of the day 11/2/16

by Nicole Muller, Reporter

November 2, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Starting 11-2, there are new items on the lunch menu- Burritos and Burrito Bowls. A burrito bowl is all of the ingredients in a regular burrito placed inside of a tortilla shell in the shape of a bowl. The student walks down the cafeteria line and selects the ingredients he or she likes. Don’...

Photo of the Day 9/30/16: Students Vote for 2016 Homecoming Court

Photo of the Day 9/30/16: Students Vote for 2016 Homecoming Court

by Beau Cameron, Editor

September 30, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 30th, Linganore students submitted their votes for the 2016 Homecoming Prince and Princess of their grade. Each class has one Prince and one Princess, except the senior class. The seniors elect the Homecoming King and Queen and their Homecoming court. The 2016 nominees for each grad...

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