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Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

Through the last decade at Midlothian High School, students have graduated, teachers have retired, and administrators have shifted; however, one thing has remained the same: Midlo and James River share a fierce rivalry. Each year, arguably the biggest rivalry for the Trojans is when they face off a...

January Employee of the Month

January Employee of the Month

Anna Chen and Shawn Abel
January 19, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Midlo's January Employee of the Month is thoughtful and one of the most hardworking person you will ever meet. She constantly looks for ways to make Midlothian High School a better place for everybody. Helping to organize all IB events like the Blood Drive, which raised scholarship money for Midlo students,...

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...

Romeo Reaches the World

Romeo Reaches the World

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
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...

Taking a Shot at Basketball

Taking a Shot at Basketball

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

The Midlothian Athletic Association is one of the many leagues in Chesterfield County that allows students to participate in a variety of recreational sports. Twelve Midlothian High School students joined the 18U senior team, coached by player Mackenzie Fuller’s father. “It's funny having my dad coach,” sa...

13th Annual Night of Stars

13th Annual Night of Stars

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under A & E

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.  

Behind the Lens

Behind the Lens

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
January 16, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Photographs help us to never forget our favorite memories. For the past four years, senior Alexa Battle has been on the sideline of every football game, pep rally, and Midlothian High School graduation capturing images of every exciting and memorable moment. Alexa began photographing her friends and classm...

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Lucas Via and Merrill Livingston
January 16, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

For years, schools in central Virginia from James River to Matoaca have participated in what's known as the Medford Basketball League. The Medford League consists of high school students with intellectual disabilities playing in their own competitive basketball league. On January 5, 2017, Midlothian ...

January Students of the Month

January Students of the Month

Principal Shawn Abel and Anna Chen
January 16, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

The MHS male student of the month is one of Midlo's top athletes, who has become a leader on the court. He has helped the Boys Basketball team improve through his strong leadership and contributions. In an overtime loss to Powhatan, he scored 37 points for Midlo! His teachers comment that he makes positive...

Sledding into the New Year!

Sledding into the New Year!

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
January 14, 2017
Filed under Student Life

After a two-week holiday break spent with family and friends, avoiding the worries of school, students came back refreshed and ready to learn. The year's first hint of  snow, however, lingered in the forecast. With only five days back inside the halls of Midlothian High, students and faculty alike rest...

Welcome Back, Class of 2016!

Welcome Back, Class of 2016!

Lara Ann Douglas and Sydney Van Horn
January 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On Thursday, January 5, thirty-nine members of the Class of 2016 walked the halls of Midlothian High School once again. Former students spoke to classes and students during lunch to share their college experiences thus far. The college freshmen spoke about the facilities and academics their respective...

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