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Scarce Popeyes sandwich starts chicken war

The Popeyes and Chick-fil-A sandwiches fight for dominance.

by Jacob Blue, Managing Editor

September 27, 2019

Consumers have been going clucking crazy over the new Popeyes chicken sandwich. Car lines wrapping around the block and debates on which buns are better have been raging on social media. "Chick fila never runs out of sandwiches," said Twitter user @_KrystalLee_. "But you can't get one on Sunday...

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...

Class of 2018: With 25 days left, these senior cheerleaders P-U-M-P ´d for graduation

Linganore cheerleaders celebrate 25 days left.

by Catie Jo Tansey, Reporter

April 18, 2018

With 25 days left in their school year, senior cheerleaders are reminiscing over their time at LHS and their time on the cheerleading teams. These girls were crucial to becoming the first Frederick county cheerleading team to win states. Sierra Bennett, four time varsity cheerleader and two time varsi...

Thanksgiving 2016: We need a day of healing, no matter who is in the White House

What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving?

by Savannah Sitler, Emily Sherwood, Reporters

November 14, 2016

The past 18 months of anger and partisanship has taken a huge toll on the United States. Everyone has taken sides, constantly arguing and proving themselves to each other. November has been dreaded since the election process began. Now we look forward to another national November event. Thanksgiving is ...

LHSsees2020: Rachel Huston goes from ‘Fear the Spear’ to ‘Fear the Turtle’

LHSsees2020: Rachel Huston goes from 'Fear the Spear' to 'Fear the Turtle'

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2016

Fear the turtle, fearless learner "I was basically born into the traditions [of University of Maryland.] I grew up on that campus," said Rachel Huston. Huston has been sporting 'Fear the Turtle' and 'Testudo' decorated sweatshirts, t-shirts, pants, and hats for as long as she can remember. "I wanted to follow in my parents' footsteps," Huston said. While pride and tr...

Class of 2016: Band celebrates 30 days until “rest”

Senior band and color guard members pose for a group shot during their Spring Break 2016 trip to Disney World.

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2016

Read more about the award-winning band and color guard. Though they aren't your classic helmet-needing, jersey-wearing, goal-scoring, field-storming jocks, the members of the marching band and color guard are athletes nonetheless. The band members compete against other top bands, perform flawlessly i...

Thomas Lang: Most likely to… be drafted in the NBA

Thomas Lang supported by the Linganore student section.

by Abigail Montgomery, Editor

July 17, 2015

This is the seventh story in Lancer Media’s 2015 Summer series: Most Likely to… These feature stories highlight rising seniors who are becoming role models of Lancer Spirit. He shoots. He scores! Any fan of Linganore basketball knows the name Thomas Lang, also known on the court as “Bang B...

Joe Calder: Most likely to…cheer you to victory

Joe Calder: Most likely to...cheer you to victory

by Olivia DuBro, Editor

June 29, 2015

This is the third story in Lancer Media’s 2015 Summer Series: Most Likely to… These feature stories highlight rising seniors who are becoming role models of Lancer Spirit. In August, the mention of a new school year receives eye rolls, heavy sighing, whining, and sarcasm, but students often f...

Ryan Stark: Most likely to . . . write a best-selling novel

Ryan Stark: Most likely to . . . write a best-selling novel

by Jackson Kinsey, Reporter

June 26, 2015

This is the second story in Lancer Media’s 2015 Summer Series: Most Likely to… These feature stories highlight rising seniors who are becoming role models of Lancer Spirit. From heartfelt John Green novels to dystopian epics by Suzanne Collins, there are many young adult novels to spark a tee...

Winter season cheerleaders recognized on their senior night

Denali Packard, escorted by her parents, stops to be photographed on senior night.

by Phoebe Kolesar, Reporter

February 24, 2015

After being rescheduled multiple times due to winter weather advisories, the senior boys' basketball players and senior cheerleaders were finally able to walk across the gym for their senior night this past Monday, February 23. It was an emotional night for the athletes who have played and performed...

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