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Drama students theatrically celebrate Halloween at Dramapalooza

Drama students theatrically celebrate Halloween at Dramapalooza

by Renata Farrell and Kaycee Morris

November 1, 2017


Filed under News

On Friday the 13th of October, a spooky first annual FCPS Drama-Palooza workshop took place at Frederick Community College. Students who participated in any drama class at Linganore had the opportunity to attend. The first of its kind in the county, staff at FCC taught different lessons to theatre students. This included lear...

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

by Greyston Harding, Reporter

September 24, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

The cast and crew of The Giver held their first meeting on Friday, September 22nd. During the meeting, drama teacher Mrs. Angela Smithhisler introduced The Giver to all of the eager students. The show dates have also been announced to be from November 16th through the 19th. Rozmia Fattah, the ...

Rite of passage–Upperclassmen line up to buy parking permits: Photo of the Day 9/7/17

Rite of passage–Upperclassmen line up to buy parking permits: Photo of the Day 9/7/17

by Emily Reed, Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The early bird gets the worm. New this year-- parking permits are zoned by color. White and black stickers indicate permission to park in the front lot. Red and grey stickers are for the back lot, near the stadium. To apply for a parking permit, students must complete an application (found in the office or online), a current registrat...

Not your average clubs

Not your average clubs

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor

June 2, 2017


Filed under Spring 2017, Welcome Class of 2021

School is stressful. Luckily, there are clubs that meet during PREP on Fridays that are a wonderful way to alleviate stress and celebrate the end of the week. You can join three clubs that meet during PREP, one that meets on A days, B days, and C days. You can join many more clubs that meet solely after...

Presley Dougherty earns Gold Award and Lazzie

Presley Dougherty earns Gold Award and Lazzie

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Class of 2019 member Presley Dougherty has not only carried on her family tradition in music, but expanded her horizons in the community. Dougherty takes part in indoor color guard, marching band, concert band percussion, academic team, and Girl Scouts. Dougherty’s mother, Patty Dougherty, is a d...

Color Guard twirls their way to a victory: Photo of the Day 3/7/17

Color Guard twirls their way to a victory: Photo of the Day 3/7/17

by Brandon Cooper, Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Saturday March 4, Color Guard competed and won first place at Green Castle High School. The team competes in the White Division of KIDA. This is the middle skill level of the seven divisions of KIDA.  Another part of KIDA is the junior guard division. Our junior guard division includes students...

Everything You Think is Wrong Day: Photo of the Day 3/15/16

Everything You Think is Wrong Day: Photo of the Day 3/15/16

by Beau Cameron, Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under Photo of the Day

In celebration of Everything You Think is Wrong Day, Lancer Media interviewed several students, asking them the simple question: "What's wrong with the world?"

Drama practices horror makeup techniques: Photo of the Day 10/29/2015

Drama practices horror makeup techniques: Photo of the Day 10/29/2015

by Emily Reed, Reporter

October 29, 2015


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Gaping arm wounds,  bleeding head injuries, and students with large bruises on their cheeks. These frightening injuries are all made possible by special effects makeup from the drama department. On October 28, with the help of Ben Nye makeup, Mr. Julian Lazarus's Intro to Drama class created com...

LHS drama will perform the musical “Elephant and Piggie’s, We Are In A Play”

LHS drama will perform the musical “Elephant and Piggie’s, We Are In A Play”

by Krista Kelly, Reporter

October 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In one of the Elephant and Piggie children’s books, Waiting is Not Easy, by Mo Willems, Piggie says, “The surprise is a surprise.” On November 13th, LHS drama will put on a musical that is a surprise to many. This year, drama teacher Mr. Julian Lazarus has made a decision to put on musicals...

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