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Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop staff
March 30, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Midlothian Trojans and the Cosby Titans met for a battle of wits to compete in Battle of the Brains. With stellar performances by: Nadia Hassan, Hayden Calhoun, Matthew Tignor, and Jared Wilson, the Trojans were victorious with a score of 310 to 160. Congrats, Midlo Battle...

A Celebration of Culture

A Celebration of Culture

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under IB

Each of the 195 countries in the world boasts a diverse set of people with rich cultures that have different cuisines, fashion trends, and art forms that tie the world together one at a time. On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Midlo’s International Festival exhibited many of these cultures of the world and exemplified th...

Farm Meets City

Farm Meets City

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Founded in 2010 with the goal of bringing the farm to cities and suburbs, Urban Farmhouse provides locals with the delicious and healthy, wholesome taste of the warm and rustic environment of the countryside. Urban offers a variety of options, from fair trade teas and freshly roasted coffee, to the fr...

German Club Gives Back

German Club Gives Back

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday March, 1, 2017, German Club members traveled to the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Richmond to participate in the C.A.R.I.T.A.S. community service event. C.A.R.T.A.S. is a rotating service between churches around Richmond that supports the homeless. The churches give room and board t...

April Is Autism Awareness Month, But Should It Be Autism Acceptance Month?

April Is Autism Awareness Month, But Should It Be Autism Acceptance Month?

Story Flinn, Reed Wolfgang, and Mrs. Beth Beckman
March 20, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Every year on April 2nd, the world celebrates World Autism Awareness Day.  In 2008, spearheaded by the state of Qatar, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously declared April 2nd as World Autism Awareness Day “to highlight the need to help improve the quality of life of those with autism so they can lead full...

Before I Fall Soars

Before I Fall Soars

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
March 19, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Before I Fall is an intriguing mystery/drama released on March 3, 2017. Samantha, or Sam, played by Zoey Deutch, is a popular teen in a group of three other senior girls: Lindsey, Elody, and Ally, played by Halston Sage, Medalion Rahimi, and Cynthy Wu. They drive to school each day together and go to cl...

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Mariha Junaid
March 16, 2017
Filed under IB

We would like to invite you to this year's International Festival on March 23rd at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $5 at the door. Join us for food, performances, and fashion. This year, the proceeds will benefit both the International Baccalaureate Program and the Syrian American Medical Association Foundation. This...

Lighting Up the Night

Lighting Up the Night

Emily Peachee
March 15, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On April 22, 2017, Midlothian High School will hold Prom at the John Marshall Hotel from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.. The theme for prom this year is Forest of Lights. Students planning to bring a date who does NOT attend Midlo must fill out this form by April 7th. PROM DRESS CODE GUIDELINES Dresses should not have a plunging necklines, excessive cleavage, or low cut ...

Rewarding Excellence in Journalism

Rewarding  Excellence in Journalism

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

During Midlo Morning on Tuesday March 14th, 2017, students from Midlo Scoop, Trojan Live Network, and Yearbook, were inducted into Quill and Scroll, the International Honorary Society for High School Journalists.  The Quill and Scroll Honor Society encourages excellence in scholastic journalism....

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

It is no secret. Cancer is serious, entailing a group of diseases that involve abnormal cell growth that take an estimated 8.2 million lives worldwide every year. In the United States, colon cancer is the third leading type of cancer in males and the fourth in females. Hit Cancer Below the Belt (H...

The Best & The Brightest

The Best & The Brightest

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On the evening of Wednesday, March, 8th, the Midlothian High School auditorium flooded with students, parents, and teachers alike to celebrate the induction of over 100 academically stellar students, the biggest induction in the school’s history. This year, National Honor Society inducted 157 juni...

The Original “Green” Day

The Original “Green” Day

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Many mysteries linger about the day of the Irish. St. Patrick's Day is celebrated world wide, but does everyone really understand the celebration? Facts about March 17th vary from intriguing to informational. Who was St. Patrick, and what did he do? Why is the shamrock a symbol of the day? People don...

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