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Trojans’ Good Luck Charm

Trojans’ Good Luck Charm

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

Every Friday night, captain and starting quarterback Kyle Daniluk leads the Midlothian Varsity Football team onto the field. The junior began his high school football career on JV before Coach Kevin Thomas pulled him up to varsity halfway through his sophomore season. Position shifting on the team ...

Goooo Midlo!

Goooo Midlo!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under Spotlights

What does Mr. Shawn Abel, beloved principal of Midlothian High School and former math teacher, do all day? Everyone knows that he is the principal, but what does that mean? Is it as glamorous and effortless as television portrays it to be? Is it much harder, with piles and piles of paperwork never disappea...

Morning of Books and Fun

Morning of Books and Fun

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

Over the summer, Midlo students entered into the Summer Reading Celebration by completing different activities with their summer books, including taking a selfie. Those students who met the summer reading requirements and submitted those activities attended the Summer Reading Celebration during Midl...

Greatness in Gregory

Greatness in Gregory

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Reaching the state tournament exists as a goal for any high school sports team. Whether that goal is unlikely or an annual occurrence, achieving it is always satisfying for everyone involved. Midlothian’s volleyball team knows this feeling, as they have reached the state tournament each of the last 3 y...

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...

Midlothian Fights Cosby in a High Scoring Thriller

Midlothian Fights Cosby in a High Scoring Thriller

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On September 15, 2016, dozens of spirited Midlo students traveled to Cosby High School to cheer on the Varsity football team. The Trojans kept fans on their toes during every play, showing improvement on both offense and defense. After trailing 8-6 at halftime, Midlo relentlessly pressured the Titans. The...

A Girl on the Run to Success

A Girl on the Run to Success

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With the 2016-2017 fall sport season rolling into full swing,  Junior Ashlyn Ferguson is definitely in the center of the radar. It is a known fact that being a student-athlete is a hard task to take on while in high school.  The public sees student-athletes as  prominent people, who represent their schoo...

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 ...

Teeing Off

Teeing Off

Lucas VIa, Sports Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Midlothian High School has a long history of having success in smaller sports. From cross country to tennis, Midlo consistently produces talent that often continues to the collegiate level. This year, Midlothian’s golf team has continued this decade-long tradition, as they make a run for the state p...

Parking on Personal Masterpieces

Parking on Personal Masterpieces

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Student Life

During a hot week in August, just days before school started, Senior Class Officers gathered gallons of paint and an endless number of brushes to create their parkingspot masterpieces. One of the privileges of being an officer is the ability for each to create his or her own unique parking spot that ref...

Varsity Boy’s Volleyball

September 21, 2016
Filed under Uncategorized

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