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The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

Habig after his check ride examiner told him he passed.

Lancer Spotlight: Math teacher plans USAF career

by Abbey Sovero, Reporter January 26, 2021

Have you ever dreamed of flying planes? For first year math teacher Collin Habig that dream is becoming a reality. Habig earned his private pilot license in August 2019, after working toward it for...

Troxel instructs her third period English 12 class.

Bibliophile Troxel transfers from Windsor Knolls

by Beau Cameron, Editor-in-Chief October 10, 2017

Ms. Mary Troxel is teaching 9th and 12th grade English during her first year at LHS. Previously a teacher at Windsor Knoll's Middle School, Troxel transferred because she enjoys teaching novels and...

Jesse Bortner teaches to his English 10 class.

Welcome to LHS: Like Batman, Bortner uses strength for teaching and baseball

by Brandon Cooper, Jacob Bolger, and Bailey Davis September 6, 2016

Mr. Jesse Bortner is one of the 243 new teachers that Frederick County Public Schools hired this year. Bortner is an ambitious, young, motivated teacher who is currently teaching English 10. He is originally...

Jensen explores The Renaissance with his third period class.

Welcome to LHS: Social studies department addition Jensen finds teaching “sweet,” like Haribo gummy bears

by Nicole Muller and Beau Cameron September 6, 2016

This story is part of Lancer Media’s fall series welcoming new staff.  We enjoyed learning about many teachers but apologize that we were unable to cover every new teacher. Mr. James Jensen teaches...

Smithhisler teaches her ninth grade government class.

Welcome to LHS: Smithhisler’s Tomorrowland is today’s drama department

by Emma Wynkoop and Tory Spruill August 31, 2016

Drama and dance are two skills added to Mrs. Angela Smithhisler's "history record." Smithhisler returns to Linganore for her first full year of teaching both history and the fine arts. In the 2015-16...

Hartman begins teaching career at LHS

Hartman begins teaching career at LHS

by Brennan Nolan, Reporter September 8, 2014

This is the first profile in Lancer Media's Back to School Series:  New Teachers. Mrs. Samantha Hartman recognized her desire to be a teacher while attending the University of Towson, graduating two...

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