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How the legalization of sports gambling affects the world of sports

How the legalization of sports gambling affects the world of sports

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

One week ago it was announced that betting on sports has been legalized by the U.S. Supreme Court, and ever since it has became a trending topic throughout social media. According to NBCNews.com, the Supreme Court decided in a 6-3 ruling to rescind a federal law that said states must ban gambling on the outcome of sporting events. Oddly en...

Chris Gozza predicts the NBA Finals

Chris Gozza predicts the NBA Finals

Chris Gozza, Reporter

May 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Well it's that time of year again. The time of year where all the NBA fans crawl out of their slumbers and are glued to the television to watch the inevitable happen year after year in the NBA Playoffs. For the past three years, The Finals has been the same matchup, and it'll be no different this...

Newest Chapter: A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter XXV

Newest Chapter: A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter XXV

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Showcase

A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter XXV FOUR MONTHS LATER •DECEMBER 1917 • I woke to Harriet’s soft singing, her own harmony mixing with the fragile melody she sang. Blinking my still-heavy eyelids open, I saw Harriet dancing across the room to open the curtains. They bare windows revealed layer...

Top podcasts you should listen to

Top podcasts you should listen to

Abigail Whitcomb, Podcast & Opinions Editor, Marketing Manager

May 16, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Podcasts are the newest media platform on the rise. What used to be reserved for old people listening to NPR at 12:30 in the afternoon is now accessible to everyone via the Apple Podcasts app or any podcast app on Google Play. But what is a podcast, anyway? It’s an audio file available for download,...

Lancer softball takes strides towards a playoff position

Lancer softball takes strides towards a playoff position

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After finishing off the first half of the season with a record of 13-1, girls softball is once again hungry for a championship title. “So far, we are 13-1. Our team is really strong and we are all super close which makes game and practice much more enjoyable,” junior Alivia Proulx said. The...

Some advice on “senior skip day”

Some advice on “senior skip day”

Alex McIntosh, Reporter

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Today the majority of seniors aren't present at LHS. They aren't sick - but rather catching up on sleep, at the beach, or any list of places that aren’t Londonderry High School. As most of you already know, the Monday after prom is what has come to be known as “senior skip day.” Senior skip day...

Senior volleyball player impresses in final season

Senior volleyball player impresses in final season

Dakota Bertrand, Freelance writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Senior Logan Agrella, a Lancer volleyball player, is a very hardworking individual who is determined to make a difference on the volleyball court. He went from playing on the JV team during his junior year to being a captain on the varsity team as a senior. “My goal was to make varsity every year...

Students, teachers celebrate their moms for Mother’s Day

Students, teachers celebrate their moms for Mother’s Day

Kate Ehl, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

This Sunday, moms everywhere will be receiving breakfast in bed, presents, and never-ending love from their children. Mother’s day is the day where moms can relax, unwind, and spend time with their kids. It’s a day when moms should be honored. Students and teachers of Lancer Nation shared wh...

Prom’s expensive. Save money and do your own hair. Here’s how.

Prom’s expensive.  Save money and do your own hair.  Here’s how.

Liz Malone, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Looking to save some money on getting your hair done for prom? From my experience of going to prom, I know how expensive it can be and worrisome figuring out how much the end cost will be. It’s already expensive enough to get a dress for prom let alone getting your hair, makeup and possibly nails done...

Days away from graduating and surprisingly, I’m a mess.

Days away from graduating and surprisingly, I’m a mess.

Jill Spencer, Reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Since I began high school, the only thing on my mind was, “When can I get out of here?” They say these four years fly by and up until around a week ago, I never believed that. It’s crazy to me that I’m graduating in a month. When thinking about graduating, I have always been so excited, a...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter XXIV

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter XXIV

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Showcase

A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter XXIV The sky was overcast and so was my mind, whirling with the ferocious gusts outside. Burdened with the news, Grandmother and I climbed into the elaborate carriage, or, as Grandmother called it, a “coach.” Timothy, our best stable boy and a few years my junior, ...

Versatile senior captain does it all for Lancer Baseball

Versatile senior captain does it all for Lancer Baseball

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

To many coaches, the two greatest qualities a team captain can present is determination and leadership, and the varsity baseball team has both in senior Nate Sullivan. Starting off the second half of the regular season with a strong .324 batting average over a team-high 37 plate appearances, Sullivan i...

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