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Do YOU Have Spirit?

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer
February 7
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Friday, January 27th, students from each grade arrived ready and eager to compete in the winter pep rally. Throughout the day, anxious spirits as students readied themselves to kick off the pep rally. School pride flowed through Midlo's halls, with the freshmen dressed in vibrant purple, the sophomor...

Shiver in the River

Shiver in the River

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under Student Life

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, Keep Virginia Beautiful hosted the Shiver in the River at Historic Tredegar. More than 70 sponsors, comprised of different radio stations, magazines, news broadcasts, and local companies, and over 400 participants attended the special event and did their best to spre...

Clash of The Titans

Clash of The Titans

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 6
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
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...

Give the Gift of Life

Give the Gift of Life

Ms. Tina Walke, IB Program
February 5
Filed under IB, Student Life

The IB Program will sponsor another Virginia Blood Services Blood Drive on ​Wednesday, March 1st.  Midlothian's March ​Blood Drive provides another opportunity to help save lives and help Midlo earn scholarship money. For more information, and to pick up parental permission forms, please vis...

Housing Families First

Housing Families First

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
February 1
Filed under Student Life

On Sunday, January 22, 2017, four Midlothian High School students, Elizabeth Czenczek, Maggie McDermott, Ashley Manheim, and Andre Protacio, ventured to Housing Families First to lend a helping hand to those less fortunate. Housing Families First is an organization that provides a place for homeless families ...

Unified for Change

Unified for Change

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
January 31
Filed under Student Life

In today's sociopolitical arena, gender inequality has prevailed as a prominent topic.  For many women of all ages, ethnicities, and races, the urge to combat said inequality comes in the form of peaceful protest unified under the very differences that bring a significant cause to the media's attention. On J...

Prep for Winter Pep!

Prep for Winter Pep!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 25
Filed under Student Life

In preparation for the upcoming pep rally on Friday, January 27, the colors for each class are: Freshmen - Purple Sophomores - Black Juniors - White Seniors - Red  

Oh, The Places We’ll Go

Oh, The Places We’ll Go

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
January 25
Filed under Student Life

As students return from winter break, many colleges release their Early Action/Early Decision Admission decisions. Starting in the beginning of December, both in-state and out-of-state colleges released the admissions decisions for the Class of 2017. During the first weekend of December, the Colleg...

Winter Whirl: A Semi-Formal Dance

Winter Whirl: A Semi-Formal Dance

January 20
Filed under Student Life

Join us for the Winter Whirl, a semi-formal dance, on Saturday, February 4th. This event is co-sponsored by SCA and Senior Class.

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
January 19
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...

Romeo Reaches the World

Romeo Reaches the World

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 19
Filed under Student Life

Whoever thought that a little pug from Midlothian, Virginia, could make friends all over the world? Romeo Manheim, (dog of Luke Manheim and Ashley Manheim and Mrs. Carolyn Manheim), a local pug with fans across the globe, continues to take Instagram by storm. The last time Romeo appeared in the Midlo Scoop, he ha...

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