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Speaking of Victory

Speaking of Victory

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

The Midlothian High School Forensics Speech and Debate Team has been busy over the past two weeks. Having successfully completed the VHSL Conference 20 Competition for Speech events, as well as Clover Hill Invitational (hosting both Speech and Debate events). It goes without saying that some recognition...

Clash of The Titans

Clash of The Titans

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 6, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Clash of The Titans, a Forensics Speech and Debate meet hosted by Cosby High School, remains one of the states most attended invitational tournaments. This year the competition stepped up a notch; top schools Salem High School and First Colonial High School made appearances and the sense of competition...

Midlo Scholastic Bowl Wins Regionals

Midlo Scholastic Bowl Wins Regionals

Mr. Ben Java
February 6, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Congratulations to the Scholastic Bowl Team winning Regionals on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Monacan High School! Please congratulate Hayden Calhoun, Dillon Powell, Monika Knecht, and Nadia Hassan. The team won all 4 matches (Eastern View 220-160, Churchland 230 – 120, and Jamestown twice...

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

The Midlothian Scholastic Team, coached by Mr. Ben Java, pulled off an impressive win in the Scholastic Bowl Conference 20 Tournament at Dinwiddie High School on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Midlothian's victory over Powhatan, Dinwiddie, and Monacan advances them to Regionals at Monacan High School on Saturday...

All in for FBLA

All in for FBLA

Merrill Livingson, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Congratulations to Mrs. Mullins' Honors Accounting class of 32 students for reaching 100% FBLA participation! This is the second year in a row that one of her classes reached full participation.  

A Dapper DECA DLC

A Dapper DECA DLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 12, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Friday, January 6, 2017, Midlo’s DECA students definitely dressed to impress for their yearly DECA District Level Conference (DLC) held at ECPI Technical College. The students' energy and determination was palpable to marketing teacher and DECA club sponsor, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim, who exclaims, “My DECA...

Forensics Around the Creek

Forensics Around the Creek

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer
December 13, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

  On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Midlothian High Forensics team had a great showing at the Swift Creek Speech Invitational. Forensicators exuberated honor and skill as they competed against fierce competition. The team faced excellent competitors, many of whom have placed on the state and...

A Gift to MCV

A Gift to MCV

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
December 13, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Midlothian High School Forensic Speech and Debate team came together to give back to the community. Armed with the comradery of their fellow teammates, the team joined forces to make blankets for MCV pediatric wing. The students gathered at team officer Marih...

A Jolly Party Before Winter Break

A Jolly Party Before Winter Break

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
December 13, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Homework Helpers celebrated the holiday season with its annual Christmas party. As the kids came bounding off the bus anxious to see what the party had in store for them, the sweet smell of Christmas candy and an abundance of holiday crafts greeted them. The students and...

Spreading Minty Cheer

Spreading Minty Cheer

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer
December 12, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

'Tis the season to be jolly, which is exactly what the Trojans for Tomorrow Club’s December service project creates. The Kindness Kanes they produce aim to spread joy and a little word of encouragement to students as they enter the building the Friday before exam week. Club members greeted stude...

Decking the Doorways

Decking the Doorways

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 6, 2016, Interact Club traveled to The Doorways, a hospitality house, with the goal to shower families with Christmas spirit. The Doorways offers a place for families to stay if their relative currently stays at the MCV hospital. Last quarter, Interact Club members assisted the Rotary Cl...

Wrapping Up Holiday Spirit

Wrapping Up Holiday Spirit

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Tuesday, December 6th, Spirit Club hosted its annual Holiday Wrapping Party. Members of Spirit Club are known for their school spirit, but they also enjoy bringing holiday joy to families within the community. Any teacher could adopt a child from a number of selected families. Their students brought...

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