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Freezing weather didn’t stop the warmth for Lily Weaver at 5K walk/run

Freezing weather didn’t stop the warmth for Lily Weaver at 5K walk/run

by Bridget Murphy, Grace Corbitt, and Tommy Moyer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, News, Showcase

On November 12, the entire community ran and walked through the West Winds neighborhood, home to the Weaver family whose daughter, Lily, is now on a homeschooling hospital program because she has Ewing's Sarcoma. Weaver was cancer free for five years before relapsing July 2017. Lily's Hope i...

Savage Strong: Savage Dance Company sponsors Lily’s Hope 5k

Savage Strong: Savage Dance Company sponsors Lily’s Hope 5k

by Grace Corbitt, Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Savage Dance Company performed in the freezing weather before Lily's Hope race at West Winds golf course on November 12.  A major sponsor of the event, the dance studio in Eldersburg, Maryland is owned by Greg and Nichole Savage. Lily Weaver, who has Ewing's Sarcoma and is receiving rounds of chemothe...

Laura Blackwell donates thousands with “baldraiser” for Lily’s Hope

Laura Blackwell donates thousands with “baldraiser” for Lily’s Hope

by Grace Corbitt, Reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

On November 12, Lily's Hope 5k took place at West Winds golf course. The race is a way to raise awareness for childhood cancer and to show Lily Weaver and her family the community's love and support. At the end of the race everyone gathered around the stage to watch Lily Weaver shave Laura Blackwell's pur...

Spirit week comes to a close with “Red, Black and Bow Day” : Photo of the Day 11/3/17

Spirit week comes to a close with “Red, Black and Bow Day” : Photo of the Day 11/3/17

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

November 4, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

November 3rd, was the final day of spirit week. The theme was the traditional "Red, Black and Bow Day," with one point being earned for each bow that is worn. The day started out with the annual Homecoming Pep Rally. The Class of 2021 and Class of 2018 were tied at the start of the pep rally with...

Lancer cross country teams dominate at county meet: Photo of the Day 10/27/17

Lancer cross country teams dominate at county meet: Photo of the Day 10/27/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

On October 26, the girls and boys cross country teams competed at the Frederick County Championship Meet at Brunswick High School.  The boys' team placed first, and the girls' team placed sixth overall. Michael Belmaggio placed second overall with a time of 16:07, five seconds behind his rival from Ur...

News for October 23, 2017

by Lancer Media

October 23, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements

We have tallied up 270 food items out of our goal of 1400 items. Don’t forget the prep class who brings in the most nonperishable food items will win Krispy Kreme Donuts Senior t-shirt sales are going on now. The price is 20 dollars for a t-shirt, 24 dollars for a long sleeve, 26 dollars for a ...

News for October 19, 2017

by Lancer Media

October 19, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements

The Science National Honor Society will have its second workday at the Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary this Saturday from 9-12. Senior t-shirt sales are going on now. The price is 20 dollars for a t-shirt, 24 dollars for a long sleeve, 26 dollars for a sweatshirt, and 30 dollars for a hoodie. Orde...

Dance Club hosts benefit dance recital for Lily Weaver

Dance Club hosts benefit dance recital for Lily Weaver

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

October 19, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The Dance Club will be hosting a benefit dance recital to raise money for Lily's Hope. The recital will take place on November 28 at 7:00 in the auditorium. Weaver was a dancer at Savage Dance Company in Eldersburg, Maryland. She is also an ambassador for Dance Hope Cure. "It is really cool that t...

News for October 17, 2017

by Lancer Media

October 17, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements, Uncategorized

The Science National Honor Society will have its second workday at the Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary this Saturday on October 21 from 9-12. If you are taking Frederick County Virtual School Health and Fitness be sure you schedule your final with Mr.Hines as soon as possible. He can be reached at jam...

News for October 16, 2017

by Lancer Media

October 16, 2017


Filed under Daily Announcements

Thank you to all the students who participated in various ways in the Making Strides Breast Cancer Awareness Walk yesterday especially Key Club and National Art Society members.  Great job Lancers Against Cancer! The kids helping kids fundraiser starts today, here's a short video explaining more ...

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