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Fake News: How to avoid its overtake on social media

Josh Todd

by Joshua Todd, Reporter

November 6, 2019

The use of social media in the modern age is destroying the way our culture views and uses the news. The art of reporting on current events is a necessity for our democracy. This art is being degraded into fake stories to stir up publicity and conspiracy theories that spark calls for action. G...

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...

21 Savage produces unique second album

21 Savage's i am > i was cover.

by Bailey Spore and Nick Hayslett

January 16, 2019

Late 2018, 21 Savage dropped his second studio album i am > i was (read “i am greater than i was”). Overall the album is great, minus one bad song. i am > i was is very different from the first album, but it's good. Soon after the album's release, on 12-21-18, 21 took to Twitter to announce that a fea...

News for November 14

by Lancer Media

November 14, 2018

Are you a fan of trivia games? Do you like watching Jeopardy? Do you enjoy playing QuizUp or Trivia Crack? The LHS Academic Team competes against students from other schools in a team trivia tournament and is looking for new members. The first meeting will take place tomorrow from 2:30 to 4:00 pm in Mr. Hah...

News for October 17

by Lancer Media

October 18, 2018

If you can't make it to the girls' varsity volleyball game tomorrow, go check out the NFHS live stream broadcast. If you want to be involved in important school policy decisions for all of Frederick County then you could be applied to be the next Student Member of the Board of Education! For more info...

News for October 1

by Lancer Media

October 1, 2018

Linganores robotics team, Bovine Intervention, competed Saturday the 22nd at McDonogh School for an event called Battle of Baltimore. The team competed against 28 teams from the Maryland-Virginia area. They placed 2nd in qualifications and went on to become a 2nd place finalist. Congratulations to al...

If you don’t credit artists, you are a thief

If you don't credit artists, you are a thief

by Spencer Derrenberger and Elizabeth Anderson

September 25, 2018

Have you ever experienced a theft?  Not your wallet--a theft of your art. Imagine this: You create a piece of art and you consider it your absolute best work. You are so proud of this masterpiece that you decide to post it on social media. Slowly, you gain likes and even a few positive comments ...

News for September 17

by Lancer Media

September 17, 2018

The forty-fifth annual linganore community show begins on september 30th. Everyone is welcome to participate in this event that will showcase our communities best photography, baking, gardening, and more. This event will also have various games to participate in and plenty of food to enjoy. For more info...

News September 12

by Lancer Media

September 12, 2018

The Center for Women in Technology (CWIT) at UMBC is pleased to invite high-achieving high school girls who are interested in pursuing computing and engineering majors to campus for a couple of events this fall. Many programs are available to sign up for, including the Cyber 101 Program for interest ...

News for September 11 2018

by Lancer Media

September 11, 2018

Check out the Greek Fall Festival at St. Peter and Paul Church September sixth through the eleventh. This Festival celebrates Greek customs, food, and culture. Come and experience authentic Greek cuisine, live music, and traditional dance performances by the Dance Troupe. Go vote for the Poll of the Week on the jour...

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