The Free Lancer

The student news of the Neshannock Lancers

Book Review:  The Bell Jar

Book Review: The Bell Jar

By Free Lancer Staff
February 19, 2021

News

Student Poetry:  The Day You Left

Student Poetry: The Day You Left

By Free Lancer Staff
February 19, 2021

News

Game On!  Spider-Man:  Miles Morales

Game On! Spider-Man: Miles Morales

By Arielle Lacap
February 19, 2021

News

Student Poetry:  Poems by Sabrina Fee

Student Poetry: Poems by Sabrina Fee

By Sabrina Fee
February 19, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Ava Horn

Senior Profile: Ava Horn

By Morgan Farley
February 19, 2021

News

SENIOR PROFILE:  Morgan Farley

SENIOR PROFILE: Morgan Farley

By Vinci Lee Restino
February 11, 2021

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Braving the Belly of the Beast, an Analysis of Amanda Gorman’s Inauguration Poem

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Braving the Belly of the Beast, an Analysis of Amanda Gorman’s Inauguration Poem

By Sofia Hassan
February 11, 2021

News

Seniors from 2018, 2020, and 2021:  Reflections, Changes & Challenges

Seniors from 2018, 2020, and 2021: Reflections, Changes & Challenges

By Katelyn Walzer
February 11, 2021

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Facts in a Post-Fact Age

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Facts in a Post-Fact Age

By Joseph Wardman
February 5, 2021

News

SENIOR PROFILE:  Tiffany Fulkerson

SENIOR PROFILE: Tiffany Fulkerson

By Julia Germond-Loudon
February 5, 2021

News

“How Came We So,” Narrative Family History

“How Came We So,” Narrative Family History

By Katelyn Walzer
February 5, 2021

News

“Friday Night Lights”, Short Fiction

“Friday Night Lights”, Short Fiction

By Sofia Hassan
February 5, 2021

News

Be Kind; Don’t “Rewind” 2020

Be Kind; Don’t “Rewind” 2020

By Arielle Lacap
February 5, 2021

News

Keenan Burkett’s Journey to Service

Keenan Burkett’s Journey to Service

By Katelyn Walzer
February 4, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Olivia Magusiak

Senior Profile: Olivia Magusiak

By Arielle Lacap
January 29, 2021

News

Fighting Gravity without Attending Physics Class

Fighting Gravity without Attending Physics Class

By Julia Germond-Loudon
January 29, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Bailey Nocera

Senior Profile: Bailey Nocera

By Arielle Lacap
January 29, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Julia Germond-Loudon

Senior Profile: Julia Germond-Loudon

By Tiffany Fulkerson
January 29, 2021

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Teens, Body Image & the Added Pressure of Social Media

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Teens, Body Image & the Added Pressure of Social Media

By Katelyn Walzer
January 22, 2021

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Representation on the Ballot

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Representation on the Ballot

By Julia Germond-Loudon
January 22, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Daniel Gunn

Senior Profile: Daniel Gunn

By Morgan Farley
January 22, 2021

News

Senior Profile:  Brayden Brooks

Senior Profile: Brayden Brooks

By Sofia Hassan
January 22, 2021

News

Game On:  Dark Souls

Game On: Dark Souls

By Dalton Dunn
January 21, 2021

News

Update Your Playlists:  Led Zeppelin

Update Your Playlists: Led Zeppelin

By Vinci Lee Restino
January 21, 2021

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:   Mental Health Education is Necessary for Vulnerable Teens

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Mental Health Education is Necessary for Vulnerable Teens

By Joseph Wardman
January 8, 2021

Magazine | News | Opinion

Neshannock’s Signature Condiment

Neshannock’s Signature Condiment

By Katelyn Walzer
January 8, 2021

Magazine | Opinion

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Should Shelters Give Special Consideration to Black Cats?

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Should Shelters Give Special Consideration to Black Cats?

By Vinci Lee Restino
January 8, 2021

News | Opinion

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Teens & the Coronavirus Pandemic

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Teens & the Coronavirus Pandemic

By Sofia Hassan
December 18, 2020

Magazine | Opinion

Need a Last Minute Gift?  Let Millie Help You!

Need a Last Minute Gift? Let Millie Help You!

By Julia Germond-Loudon
December 18, 2020

Magazine

The Reason for the Season:  The Psychology of Traditions

The Reason for the Season: The Psychology of Traditions

By Tiffany Fulkerson
December 18, 2020

Magazine

My Favorite Feeling:  Christmas Morning

My Favorite Feeling: Christmas Morning

By Sabrina Fee
December 18, 2020

Magazine | News

A Feast for Christmas

A Feast for Christmas

By Sofia Hassan
December 18, 2020

Magazine

For Your Streaming Consideration:  Andrew Dotson’s Top Xmas Flicks

For Your Streaming Consideration: Andrew Dotson’s Top Xmas Flicks

By Andrew Dotson
December 18, 2020

Magazine

A Long, Long Time Ago, a Holiday Special Far Away from Normal…

A Long, Long Time Ago, a Holiday Special Far Away from Normal…

By Dalton Dunn
December 18, 2020

Magazine

The Ancient Roots of Christmas Traditions

The Ancient Roots of Christmas Traditions

By Joseph Wardman
December 17, 2020

Magazine

Top 6 Holiday Cookies

Top 6 Holiday Cookies

By Vinci Lee Restino
December 17, 2020

Magazine

One Lancer Family Tradition

One Lancer Family Tradition

By Morgan Farley
December 17, 2020

Magazine

From CA to PA:  One Lancer’s Holiday Reflections

From CA to PA: One Lancer’s Holiday Reflections

By Andrew Dotson
December 17, 2020

Magazine

Thank Goodness for Thankmas!

Thank Goodness for Thankmas!

By Arielle Lacap
December 17, 2020

Magazine

Here We D’oh Again:  Reflections on The Simpsons

Here We D’oh Again: Reflections on The Simpsons

By Vinci Lee Restino
December 10, 2020

Magazine

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Small Change Can Make a Big Environmental Impact

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Small Change Can Make a Big Environmental Impact

By Ava Moses
December 10, 2020

News

STUDENT EDITORIAL:  Why We Need to Eliminate Discrimination in the LGBTQ+ Community

STUDENT EDITORIAL: Why We Need to Eliminate Discrimination in the LGBTQ+ Community

By Free Lancer Staff
December 4, 2020

News

Professional Profile:  Mrs. Pursel

Professional Profile: Mrs. Pursel

By Rachael Moss
December 4, 2020

Magazine

Senior Profile:  Victoria Shultz

Senior Profile: Victoria Shultz

By Julia Germond-Loudon
December 4, 2020

Columns | Entertainment

Issues with Schoology:  One Student’s Critique

Issues with Schoology: One Student’s Critique

By Dalton Dunn
December 3, 2020

Columns | Opinion

Following the Money

Following the Money

By Joseph Wardman
December 3, 2020

News | Sports

Senior Profile:  Katelyn Walzer

Senior Profile: Katelyn Walzer

By Sofia Hassan
November 20, 2020

Magazine

An Ode to Pumpkin Spice

An Ode to Pumpkin Spice

By Tiffany Fulkerson
November 20, 2020

Opinion

Teachers Talk:  Keeping Calm During Quarantine

Teachers Talk: Keeping Calm During Quarantine

By Sofia Hassan
November 20, 2020

Magazine | News

Senior Profile:  Isabel Criswell

Senior Profile: Isabel Criswell

By Vinci Lee Restino
November 19, 2020

News

Layups for Lucy’s Drive-In Movie Night Upcoming on November 28

Layups for Lucy’s Drive-In Movie Night Upcoming on November 28

By Free Lancer Staff
November 19, 2020

News

Senior Profile:  Aminah Harp

Senior Profile: Aminah Harp

By Tiffany Fulkerson
November 13, 2020

Magazine

Senior Profile:  Jason Kramer

Senior Profile: Jason Kramer

By Morgan Farley
November 13, 2020

News

The Phenomenon of Among Us

The Phenomenon of Among Us

By Arielle Lacap
November 12, 2020

Entertainment | Magazine | News

Our Curriculum Speaks Volumes

Our Curriculum Speaks Volumes

By Tiffany Fulkerson
November 12, 2020

Magazine | News | Opinion

All Hail the Queen!

All Hail the Queen!

By Julia Germond-Loudon
November 6, 2020

Magazine | News | Sports

Professional Profile:  Miss Slater

Professional Profile: Miss Slater

By Morgan Farley
November 6, 2020

Columns | Magazine

Professional Profile:  Ms. Janaszek

Professional Profile: Ms. Janaszek

By Rachael Moss
November 5, 2020

Columns | Magazine | News

For Your Streaming Consideration:  HOCUS POCUS

For Your Streaming Consideration: HOCUS POCUS

By Andrew Dotson
October 30, 2020

Entertainment

Professional Profile:  Mrs. Lucas

Professional Profile: Mrs. Lucas

By Julia Germond-Loudon
October 30, 2020

Columns | Magazine

Election 2020:  The Issues

Election 2020: The Issues

By Dalton Dunn
October 30, 2020

News

The Resilient Rainbow:  PRIDE Goes Online

The Resilient Rainbow: PRIDE Goes Online

By Sofia Hassan
October 30, 2020

Columns | Magazine | News

Schoology vs. Google Classroom

Schoology vs. Google Classroom

By Morgan Farley
October 23, 2020

News

COVID-19:  One Mom’s Perspective

COVID-19: One Mom’s Perspective

By Andrew Dotson
October 23, 2020

News

Live Stream Sports Coverage?  Not for All.

Live Stream Sports Coverage? Not for All.

By Julia Germond-Loudon
October 22, 2020

News

Political Action at Any Age:  The Value of Volunteering

Political Action at Any Age: The Value of Volunteering

By Ava Moses
October 22, 2020

News

Professional Profile:  Miss Bangor

Professional Profile: Miss Bangor

By Tiffany Fulkerson
October 16, 2020

Magazine

Life360:  Helpful vs. Harmful

Life360: Helpful vs. Harmful

By Katelyn Walzer
October 16, 2020

News | Opinion

International News Focus:  The Plight of the Uighur Muslims

International News Focus: The Plight of the Uighur Muslims

By Arielle Lacap
October 16, 2020

News

Saved by the ‘Bell?:  Menu Changes at Taco Bell Affect Local Restaurants

Saved by the ‘Bell?: Menu Changes at Taco Bell Affect Local Restaurants

By Vinci Lee Restino
October 15, 2020

News

Professional Profile:  One-on-One with Dr. Meehan

Professional Profile: One-on-One with Dr. Meehan

By Sofia Hassan
October 15, 2020

Columns | Magazine

You Must be 18 to Vote, but Registration is Open, Even if You’re Not Yet 18

You Must be 18 to Vote, but Registration is Open, Even if You’re Not Yet 18

By Joseph Wardman
October 7, 2020

Columns | News

A Taste of the Middle East

A Taste of the Middle East

By Sofia Hassan
March 4, 2020

Columns | Opinion

Behind the Classroom Door:  Mrs. Hilton

Behind the Classroom Door: Mrs. Hilton

By Tiffany Fulkerson
February 28, 2020

Columns | Magazine

For Your Streaming Consideration:  Disney+ Original

For Your Streaming Consideration: Disney+ Original

By Andrew Dotson
February 6, 2020

Columns | Entertainment | Opinion

OK, Boomer…

OK, Boomer…

By Dalton Dunn
February 6, 2020

Columns | Opinion

Historical Focus:  Reflecting Upon President Kennedy

Historical Focus: Reflecting Upon President Kennedy

By Tiffany Fulkerson
January 29, 2020

Columns | Magazine

Historical Focus:  A Thank You to Suffragettes

Historical Focus: A Thank You to Suffragettes

By Sofia Hassan
January 29, 2020

Columns | Magazine

Club Focus:  Business is in the Air for FBLA

Club Focus: Business is in the Air for FBLA

By Sofia Hassan
January 24, 2020

News

Club Focus:  Forensics

Club Focus: Forensics

By Katelyn Walzer
January 23, 2020

News

The Ups and Downs of Social Media: A Personal Story

The Ups and Downs of Social Media: A Personal Story

By Sofia Hassan
January 23, 2020

Columns | Opinion

Reflections on Being a Teacher’s Assistant

Reflections on Being a Teacher’s Assistant

By Katelyn Walzer
January 23, 2020

Magazine | Opinion

Comic:  Glowstick Handman

Comic: Glowstick Handman

By Arielle Lacap
January 23, 2020

Entertainment | Magazine

YouTube & COPPA:  New Rules Affect All

YouTube & COPPA: New Rules Affect All

By Arielle Lacap
January 23, 2020

Columns | Magazine | Opinion

Book Review:  Frankly in Love

Book Review: Frankly in Love

By Tiffany Fulkerson
January 23, 2020

Columns | Entertainment | Magazine | Opinion

January Shoe Drive:  Do the Loopty-Loop & Your Shoes are Feeling Cool!

January Shoe Drive: Do the Loopty-Loop & Your Shoes are Feeling Cool!

By Rachael Moss
December 5, 2019

News

Game Review:  Pokemon Sword & Shield

Game Review: Pokemon Sword & Shield

By Dalton Dunn
November 26, 2019

Entertainment | Magazine | Opinion

Alumnus Interview:  Steve Demofonte

Alumnus Interview: Steve Demofonte

By Rachael Moss
November 20, 2019

Magazine | News

Game Review:  Slime Rancher

Game Review: Slime Rancher

By Dalton Dunn
November 19, 2019

Columns | Entertainment | Magazine

Book Review:  An Anonymous Girl

Book Review: An Anonymous Girl

By Tiffany Fulkerson
November 19, 2019

Columns | Entertainment | Magazine

Book Review:  Looking for Alaska

Book Review: Looking for Alaska

By Tiffany Fulkerson
November 19, 2019

Columns | Entertainment | Magazine

Podcast Episode 4: Immigration in the 1800s

Podcast Episode 4: Immigration in the 1800s

By Katelyn Walzer
November 15, 2019

Podcasts

Podcast: Episode 2 / Tristan Tuck, Neshannock Football Kicker

Podcast: Episode 2 / Tristan Tuck, Neshannock Football Kicker

By Rachael Moss
November 7, 2019

Podcasts

Lancers to face Brentwood Friday night at Freedom Area High School

Lancers to face Brentwood Friday night at Freedom Area High School

By Rachael Moss
November 7, 2019

Sports

Podcast: Episode 1 / Luca Passarelli

Podcast: Episode 1 / Luca Passarelli

By Rachael Moss
November 1, 2019

Podcasts

The Complex Relationship Between Social Media and Mental Health

The Complex Relationship Between Social Media and Mental Health

By Sofia Hassan
October 24, 2019

Columns | Opinion

Podcast: Preview from Beau Berman

Podcast: Preview from Beau Berman

By Rachael Moss
October 23, 2019

Podcasts

Katie Cooks:  Bag Omelet

Katie Cooks: Bag Omelet

By Katelyn Walzer
October 23, 2019

Entertainment | Magazine

Do You Remember the 20th Night of September? Part 1

Do You Remember the 20th Night of September? Part 1

By Arielle Lacap
October 18, 2019

Entertainment

For Your Streaming Consideration:  Two to Try

For Your Streaming Consideration: Two to Try

By Andrew Dotson
October 18, 2019

Entertainment

Students, Teachers Have Much in Common When it Comes to First Day Back

Students, Teachers Have Much in Common When it Comes to First Day Back

By Rachael Moss
October 18, 2019

News

Boys’ High School Bathroom Destruction

Boys’ High School Bathroom Destruction

By Rachael Moss
October 18, 2019

Opinion

Welcome to Neshannock Township School District’s online student newspaper

Welcome to Neshannock Township School District’s online student newspaper

By Rachael Moss
September 23, 2019

News

Neshannock Video Productions

Neshannock Video Productions

By Rachael Moss
September 20, 2019

Video

Lancers light up football field in victory over Shadyside Academy

Lancers light up football field in victory over Shadyside Academy

By Rachael Moss
September 20, 2019

Sports

2019 Layups for Lucy a major success

2019 Layups for Lucy a major success

By Rachael Moss
September 20, 2019

News

Neshannock takes the “Just Drive” pledge

Neshannock takes the “Just Drive” pledge

By Rachael Moss
September 5, 2019

Entertainment