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Big Baby D.R.A.M.

Big Baby D.R.A.M.

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer
November 9, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

Shelley Marshaun Massenburg-Smith, D.R.A.M., is a Richmond native with many successful singles under his belt, such as Cha Cha, and more recently, Broccoli. His inspirations lie in nineties R&B and Pop music, such as Erykah Badu and Beyonce. Massenburg-Smith’s first EP, #1Epic, gained traction i...

Matthew Tignor: Band Extraordinaire

Matthew Tignor: Band Extraordinaire

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

The Trojan Marching Band remains as one of Midlothian High School’s most traditional institutions. To date, it has achieved the title of honor band eighteen times and works harder every week toward a nineteenth. As part of the music department, the band contributed largely in the seven-time recognition o...

More Than Just Strings and Bows

More Than Just Strings and Bows

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On October 21 and 22, 2016, Midlothian orchestra students, including: Sujeet Alwin, Liza Hopper, Jinwoo Kim, Daniel Choe, Jacob Cantor, Clay Webb, Olivia Eggleston, Merrill Livingston, and Sydney Vannostrand, ventured to Cosby High School to participate in All County Orchestra. At this event, orchestra st...

Atrocity Exhibition

Atrocity Exhibition

Sam Stenner, Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under A & E

Experimental Hip-Hop artist, Danny Brown, was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, on the rougher side of town. Brown’s influences range from other Detroit rappers like Eminem to Joy Division. He released his first studio album, Hybrid, in 2010, helping propel Brown into a spot on record label, Fool's Gold. In 2...

Endless Talent

Endless Talent

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under A & E

On Thursday October 20th, 2016, Midlothian High School hosted its annual Talent Show, showcasing Midlo’s amazing talent. Audience members piled in the building at a fast rate, hoping to catch the best seats in the auditorium. The lights dimmed and the hosts, Sean Dudley, John El-Jor, and Sophia Trout, ca...

Marching to the Beat

Marching to the Beat

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
October 11, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

The Midlothian High School Band program currently has an enrollment of about 145 members, the largest group since 2008. Each year, more and more freshman pour into the music program, and it takes a special occasion to open the flood gates. Middle School Band is that perfect occasion to make middle ...

A Spotlight On The Bean

A Spotlight On The Bean

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
October 1, 2016
Filed under A & E

Baja Bean is a fresh, Southern California-style Mexican restaurant that provides an extraordinary amount of different food choices and activities, from tacos to quesadillas and a side bar, all the way to playing pool and relaxing at their cozy outdoor patio. The restaurant offers eat in, order onli...

Keep Calm and Love Theatre

Keep Calm and Love Theatre

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

The doors creak open, and the frigid air smooths against the skin of the nervous thespians. They walk into an atmosphere of people moving with a certain urgency, with a purpose. Actors and actresses take a number, scripts, and an information sheet and sit in one of the blue-plush chairs, as they star...

A Way With Words

A Way With Words

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Creative Corner

Out of the many different and interesting hobbies,  junior Emily Murray loves to write poetry. In 2014 as a freshman, Murray won the school-wide Write Now contest with one of her pieces. She has always had a knack for writing poetry and spends a great deal of time perfecting her craft. When and w...

Rewarding a Job Well Done

Rewarding a Job Well Done

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom, Performing Arts

Every month, a member selected for the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award passes the award to another deserving teacher at Midlothian High School. Exceptional Education teacher Mrs. Debi Green awarded the honor to Mrs. Katherine Baugher based on her dedication to working with her Exceptional Education ...

Making Beautiful Music

Making Beautiful Music

Midlo Scoop staff
September 15, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom, Performing Arts

Congratulations! The following students have been selected for All County Chorus and will sing on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, at Cosby High School. Bailey Blair Blair Darrah Daniel Doh Sean Dudley John El-Jor Truitt Elliott Gabe Fenyes Hunter Forsythe Will Johnson Andrew Larsen Caitlin Maloney Kati...

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