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Senior Countdown 2019: Lancer Media’s seniors look forward to summer with only two more school days

Senior Countdown 2019: Lancer Media’s seniors look forward to summer with only two more school days

by Keifer Spore and Madeline Williamson

May 20, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019

The seniors have only two days left. While waiting for summer the seniors at The Lance are working harder than ever to finish off the year. Matthew Gelhard is a managing editor for Lancer Media. Gelhard usually spends his time creating graphics on photoshop. The Mr. Linganore 2019 story Graphics...

Linganore Young Life hosts Donut Olympics: Photo of the Day 5/13/19

Linganore Young Life hosts Donut Olympics: Photo of the Day 5/13/19

by Jacob Bolger, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On May 8, 2019, Linganore High School's Young Life club held their annual Donut Olympics. This event involves games such as a donut toss, donut musical chairs, and a donut catching contest. Club is hosted weekly on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. During club, students typically play games, sing songs, and liste...

Promposal Pandemonium: Finding the “picture perfect” date

Promposal Pandemonium: Finding the “picture perfect” date

by Ashley Martin, Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

With his creative skills Matthew Gelhard asked Emily Byrnes to prom using sign shaped as a camera with a picture of Byrnes on the front side saying "Wow it's a picture perfect prom date... So say yes to prom!" Gelahard said, " Promposals are supposed to a creative thing, and I believe you are supposed...

Senior Destinations 2019: Dylan Miller gets down to business at the University of Maryland

Senior Destinations 2019: Dylan Miller gets down to business at the University of Maryland

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under Features, Senior Destinations 2019, Spring 2019

Dylan Miller is planning to attend the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. He chose this destination because his father went to the same school and decided to follow in his footsteps. This program also offers a job placement post graduation, which is a big relief to Mille...

Senior Countdown 2019: Varsity Baseball is in the home stretch with 20 days left

Senior Countdown 2019: Varsity Baseball is in the home stretch with 20 days left

by Matthew Gelhard, Managing Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under Senior Countdown 2019, Spring 2019

Linganore Varsity baseball poses for a post-game picture as they defeated the defending 3A state champion Thomas Johnson 4-3. To celebrate their 20 days left, they played at Harry Grove Stadium, home of the Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, the Frederick Keys. Eight seniors will graduate...

Lancer Media Madness 2019: Round 1

by Braden Weinel, Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under Sports

Here's how the competitors see their advantages. Braden Weinel Braden selected the University of North Carolina to be this year's National Champions. He selected UNC because the coach, Roy Williams is an experienced tournament coach, leading the Tar Heels for 16 years, and he knows how to gui...

Lancer Media Madness: May the best Journalist win

Lancer Media Madness: May the best Journalist win

by Braden Weinel, Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2019

March is upon us, which can only mean one thing… basketball, basketball, and more basketball. Seven journalism students are competing to see who is the best at predicting this year’s Division 1 Men's College Basketball national tournament, or as most people know it, March Madness: Jacob Bolger, Ma...

Price takes the cake with his magical Houdini display

Price takes the cake with his magical Houdini display

by Jacob Bolger, Julie Walker, and Tommy French

March 19, 2019


Filed under Archives, Mr. Linganore 2019

On March 7, the 12 Mr. Linganore contestants became bakers in their annual cake decorating competition, which took place in the cafeteria during first lunch shift. Each contestant's cake was themed after a specific character, and the cafeteria staff acted as the judges. Contestants Alex Ismael, ...

Gelhard wins sweetheart letter contest with message to stray dog

Gelhard wins sweetheart letter contest with message to stray dog

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 7, the twelve Mr. Linganore contestants and their assistants competed in multiple contests to prove who is best suited for the role of Mr. Linganore. The contestants' letters were judged on creativity, originality, appearance, and sweetheart appeal.   This year's contestants wrote to loved ones,...

Gelhard is ready to shake and bake at Mr. Linganore

Gelhard is ready to shake and bake at Mr. Linganore

by Grace Corbitt and Emily Love

March 8, 2019


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2019, Showcase, Spring 2019

Matthew Gelhard will be portraying Ricky Bobby in the Mr. Linganore 2019 competition. He chose Ricky Bobby because he thinks that Will Ferrell's character in the movie “Talladega Nights” is a unique one in the world of comedy. With the theme "A Night of Firsts," Ricky Bobby was the first NASCAR driv...

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