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Jack Maerten wants to make his competition “Jealous Guys” in the 2020 Mr. Linganore competition

Jack Maerten wants to make his competition

by Maya Apau and Kayla Beam

February 25, 2020

Here Comes the Sun as Jack Maerten portrays John Lennon in the 2020 Mr. Linganore competition.  Maerten chose to portray Lennon for very humble and heartfelt reasons. “We were supposed to choose someone who we saw as a visionary, and Lennon performed peace, love, and acceptance for all,” said M...

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

Cailyn Barthlow, Logan Breidenstein, Lindsey Thomas, Mckayla Mcfarland, Jordan Specht and Kaitlyn Naill celebrating senior night 2018

by Julie Walker, Reporter

May 25, 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

Dancers perform

by Tymira Davis, Reporter

May 24, 2018

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

Shayden Jamison works in the booth during a tech rehearsal

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

May 3, 2018

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!

Linganore High Schools annual Crusin´ for a Cause car show.

by Julie Walker, Reporter

April 25, 2018

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

Jimmy Walker standing with a freshly dug grave.

by Julie Walker, Reporter

March 29, 2018

"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

Bridget Murphy works on college applications and homework at the same time.

by Bridget Murphy, Opinions and Layout Design Editor

October 27, 2017

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

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

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

Students buy the new Burrito Bowls at Linganore High School

by Nicole Muller, Reporter

November 2, 2016

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’...

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