Welcome to The Lancer
The Lancer has been an institution at South Lake High School ever since it was created over 60 years ago. We strive to deliver the students’ news by way of the student’s voice. The Lancer is a member of the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA), National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA), Southern Interscholastic Press Association (SIPA), and Quill and Scroll.
Our publication is currently in Volume 59 and exists both online and in print every-other month. Feel free to explore the site, read new articles, browse the photo galleries or look through our archive and find past stories.
Students: Look out for QR codes, posted all around the school. When you scan them you will be taken to different photos, videos and stories.
Staff: You can find more information about our staff here.
Advertising: Information about our ad prices and a full copy of our advertising policy can be found here.
Editorial Policy: Unsigned editorials represnt the opinion of the majority of the staff, but are not necessarily the opinion of the adviser, or the administration. Opinions of individual staff members and outside contributors carry bylines and do not represent the opinion of South Lake High School, the advisor of the Lancer, faculty or staff.
Letters to the Editors Policy: Letters are encouraged from the students, staff and members of the community and they should be sent to the Lancer by email. The Lancer reserves the right to edit and shorten letters for content, clarity and accuracy. All letters must be signed but names will not be published upon request. Letters to the editors and staff can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Forum Policy: The Lancer is a public forum where readers can comment on all content. However The Lancer, it’s Editors and Advisor reserve the right to edit any and all comments made on the site for libel, defamation and slander.