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Whipping into shape: Netflix and drill

Whipping into shape: Netflix and drill

Jazz Conde, Lifestyle Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under LIFESTYLE, Showcase

Sometimes physical activity can be a pain in the butt, literally. Procrastination seems to be the only option when the opportunity for a workout comes around. You’ll come up with every excuse in the book just to avoid it: too much homework, not enough time, too tired, other plans, etc.   ...

LHS drama club haunts the woods

LHS drama club haunts the woods

Kait Bedell, Online Chief

October 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, Showcase

The fall season is officially in full swing and one way LHS shows their “spooky” spirit is through the annual production of the Haunted Woods held by the drama club. Although they are most known for their spring musical, the drama club also produces the Haunted Woods, which is the first of many...

Spice up your fall with a pumpkin spice cake

Spice up your fall with a pumpkin spice cake

Sean Cavanaugh, Food Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Health, Showcase

        Fall is here and it's time for pumpkin spice everything, and I mean everything. During the fall, you could look up anything and most likely find it. Things like lattes, gum, Pop Tarts, Jello, pancakes, muffins, waffles, and Doritos®. After rooting through everything that exists that can...

Legends Assemble

Legends Assemble

Jacob Santana, Class of 2019

October 15, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Short Stories, Showcase

The beach is always a strange place. Not for the scenery or the water itself, but for the people and the interesting things that can be on its shores. Many times one can find large gatherings of seaweed and maybe the occasional dead fish or crabs. But one day on a normal beach, something out of the ord...

Kat shares her version of cake in a mug

Kat shares her version of cake in a mug

Kat Provost, Webmaster

October 12, 2018


Filed under Health, LIFESTYLE, Showcase

Jumping off Sean’s mug obsession (don’t even let him argue it), I’m going to be sharing my favorite mug cake recipe and my many tweaks I make to it. If you’ve ever had a mug cake before, it may not have been your favorite thing in the world. This is probably because you used egg. Think about ...

Songs to listen to when you’re “in your feelings”

Songs to listen to when you’re “in your feelings”

Jazz Conde, Health and Lifestyle Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Health, LIFESTYLE, Showcase

Everyone has those days when they need to close themselves off from the world. No matter what your mood is, music was made with the hope for its listeners to connect to the music. Sometimes you just need to relax, crank up the music, and let it take over. When we can’t put our own emotions into words,...

Mother and Daughter, Yin and Yang

Mother and Daughter, Yin and Yang

Anonymous

October 12, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Short Stories, Showcase

Monday mornings are always the hardest part of every week. Seeing three kids out the door used to be a nightmare, but they don’t need me to make their lunch or help them get dressed anymore. Regardless, I am always up by seven to see them before they head to school. Now that my youngest has gotten...

NFL weekly picks: Week Six

NFL weekly picks: Week Six

Brian Boyle, Max DesRosiers, Nick Desrosiers, Thomas Fougere, Zach Malcolm, Blake Melnik

October 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Week Five saw some heavy favorites, such as Green Bay and Denver, get upset by sup-par teams. Here is how we stack up with our predictions heading into Week Six:         And here are our picks for the week: Game of the week: Chiefs vs. Patriots stands out ...

Senior varsity captain represents the Lancers at states

Senior varsity captain represents the Lancers at states

Blake Melnik, Sports Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

Updated 10/15/18 In a final effort, Boyle ended his high school career at the individual state tournament at Derryfield Country Club on Saturday. Although the temperature on the course was a frigid 45 degrees, Boyle was able to shoot a 78, placing himself 12th in the tournament and just one shot shy o...

October Creative Writing Contest

October Creative Writing Contest

Rachel St. Louis, Creative Writing Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Upcoming Events

Attention all! The Lancer Spirit's first creative writing contest was a hit. On to the next one—the scary fiction creative writing contest is underway. Information on this contest and its guidelines can be found in a big folder outside of room 411. Please stop by if you have any additional questions. The due date ...

Unreasonably Suspended

Unreasonably Suspended

Alyssa Neal, Creative Writing Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Short Stories, Showcase

I had just gotten on the bus for school when it happened. Many would say that I'm over dramatic because of my reaction. Sure, it's not the worst thing to happen to people, but who cares? It's unwarranted and uncalled for. “What,” I started, turning around quickly, and smacking the hand that was stil...

PSAT day is tomorrow

PSAT day is tomorrow

Morgan Torre, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2018


Filed under College & Career, NEWS, Showcase

Fellow seniors, I know you’re all excited for your day off tomorrow since you don’t have to take PSATs. But you should try to make sure it’s productive. For everyone who is applying Early Decision or Early Action to college, your deadlines are fast approaching. Here are some ways you can make your...

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