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Lancer of the Week: Drew Twillman “drives” his way to success

Lancer of the Week: Drew Twillman “drives” his way to success

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2017, Sports

“Bingo!” That is what golfers Charlie Rasmussen, Vince Booth, and Drew Twillman say to each other after they hit a good shot. “I say 'Bingo' a lot when Drew is playing,” Rasmussen said. Twillman’s achievements in golf are lengthy. In his junior year, he won the CMC championship ...

How mighty is the SAT?

How mighty is the SAT?

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

October 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A few years ago, whether students liked it or not, the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) was a huge part of their future. Seniors busied themselves applying to colleges and taking the SAT for the last time before they applied. Now, some seniors are choosing not to take the SAT because the schools they ar...

FAQs: Stressed from the college application process?

FAQs: Stressed from the college application process?

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

October 26, 2017


Filed under Features

October is scary for more than just Halloween. Many seniors are left confused and stressed by the college admission process. Thankfully, student services is here to help students understand the application process. Here are some FAQ that may clear up any trouble. How many and what type of schools should I apply t...

Urbana graduate, Halter joins math department–changes to red and black

Urbana graduate, Halter joins math department–changes to red and black

by Jason Byrd, Reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

The math department welcomes Mr. Kenneth Halter, a new geometry and Algebra Ⅱ teacher who marches to the beat of his own drum.  An Urbana high school graduate, he has shed his blue and silver for his true colors, red and black. Halter began his career student teaching at River Hill High School in Howard ...

Herzlich Willkommen; Cologne native teaches German: Photo of the Day 9/19/17

Herzlich Willkommen; Cologne native teaches German: Photo of the Day 9/19/17

by Yesenia Montenegro and Lindsey Russo

September 19, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

One of Linganore’s new teachers Mrs. Gabriele Miller, is continuing the German classes at school.  Mrs. Miller is originally from Cologne, Germany and moved to the United States 35 years ago. She met her husband while on a skiing trip in Austria, and decided to come to the U.S. with him so that he c...

Class of 2017: NHS seniors put on one more show with 19 days left

Class of 2017: NHS seniors put on one more show with 19 days left

by Sydney Rossman, Managing Editor

April 27, 2017


Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The LHS chapter of the National Honor Society held their annual Talent Show on April 12th. There were 13 different talent acts ranging from singing to dancing. The winners of the talent show are as follows: First place, lyrical dance, Hannah Jarosinski. Second place. singer, Inés Garofolo.  Thir...

Class of 2017: NJROTC in formation for 21 days

Class of 2017: NJROTC in formation for 21 days

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase

The 2016-2017 school year was the first that the Linganore NJROTC program was moved to TJ High School. The Class of 2017 members enrolled at LHS celebrate their final 21 days in the program. Samantha Buckman will be traveling to the University of Maryland to study international business. She said her favorite part...

Class of 2017: NEHS seniors bid a poetic farewell with 22 days left

Class of 2017: NEHS seniors bid a poetic farewell with 22 days left

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase

The LHS chapter of the National English Honor Society annually celebrates National Poetry Month with their Poetry on the Sidewalk event in April. On April11, a hot sunny day, members wrote poems, including quotes from Robert Frost, Richard Siken, Rupi Kaur, and many more. Class of 2017 NEHS parti...

Tyson Tregoning is ready to take over the Mr. Linganore kingdom

Tyson Tregoning is ready to take over the Mr. Linganore kingdom

by Grace Weaver, Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2017


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The 18th Annual Mr. Linganore contest "It's a Royal Affair" will be on March 4 at 7:00 p.m. Lancer Media is covering each of the contestants leading up to the big day. One of the 12 contestants for the crown, Tyson Tregoning is going to be portraying Lord Farquaad from Dreamworks Animations movie Shrek...

Welcome to LHS: New admin Bittner is sweet fit for LHS

Welcome to LHS: New admin Bittner is sweet fit for LHS

by Savannah Sitler and Emily Reed

September 7, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Showcase, Welcome New Staff

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. Christopher Bittner: A glutton for punishment or a sweet fit? Assistant principal Bittner is one of the three administra...

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