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A Night of Stunning Stars

A Night of Stunning Stars

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under A & E

On the evening of Friday, February 17, 2017, Midlo's choral groups took the stage for the annual Night of Stars. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by Show Choir Band, showcased their competition performances. The auditorium, filled with ecstatic students and ...

Will You Hear the People Sing?

Will You Hear the People Sing?

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
February 23, 2017
Filed under Performing Arts

Congratulations to the new cast of Midlothian's spring prodcution of Les Miserables! Principal Characters: Jean Valjean……………………………………………………………………….……Garrett Redden Gavroche………………………………………………………………....………………Emily Peachee Cosette…………………………………………...

Jazz for the Modern Era

Jazz for the Modern Era

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under A & E

Members of the modern jazz group BADBADNOTGOOD rose from humble beginnings performing in their college classroom to the currently standing at the forefront of modern jazz music. Their mission statement: make new jazz for the modern listener, stripping away the stigma of cosmopolitanism in modern ja...

Girls Basketball

February 23, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Dueling Guitars

Dueling Guitars

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On February 11th, James River High School hosted a Battle of the Bands to raise money for its music program. Friends, family, and curious members of the community came to the JRHS auditorium to watch bands compete. Performers were split by amateur and professional. Each band in the professional cate...

Stop, Drop, and Read

Stop, Drop, and Read

Mrs. Cathie Birdsong and Emily Peachee
February 22, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

On March 2, 2017, Midlothian High School will participate in Drop Everything and Read Day (DEAR) to celebrate a Dr. Seuss-inspired Read Across America Day during the 3 Even Midlo Morning, during which everyone in the building will drop everything and read for the entire 30 minutes. Students and faculty ...

Two Is Better Than One

Two Is Better Than One

Lucas Via and Patterson Levitch
February 21, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

Track & Field coaches Stan Morgan and Dan Ward dedicate an enormous amount of time to the success of the Midlothian Track program. This dedication consistently builds arguably one of the best track teams in the state. On February 16th, Midlothian’s track athletes traveled to Hampton, Virginia, t...

Curry Crushes Competition

Curry Crushes Competition

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Sports

Congratulations to senior Camryn Curry for shattering eight Swim Chesterfield records during her 2016-2017 season. As a member of Poseidon and Quest Swimming, Curry has dedicated herself to the sport through years of competing and countless hours of practice. Curry will continue her athletic and ...

Keys to Fine Art

Keys to Fine Art

Ellen Tucker and Sam Stenner
February 21, 2017
Filed under Visual Arts

Congratulations to the following students who received Fine Arts Scholastic Key Awards. A number of students will have their work up for the Chesterfield County Public Schools ceremony at the Hull Street Technical Center on March 25th. The students who received Gold Key recognition will move on to compe...

Say ‘NO’ to Tobacco

Say ‘NO’ to Tobacco

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Wednesday February 15, 2017, Midlothian High School participated in a tobacco-free poll that took place in the open commons during all lunches. Coach David Brohl coordinated the event and set up a table in the open commons, where students of all grades filled out pledges to remain tobacco-free. The...

Spreading a Love of Language

Spreading a Love of Language

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

On February 11, 2017, students from Midlothian High School traveled to the Midlothian public library to teach elementary school students all about French. The Midlo students taught French songs, clothing, and Valentine's Day traditions to the excited kids. Students had 15-20 minutes with groups...

Picturing the Past

Picturing the Past

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlothian’s visual arts department is always thinking of new creative ways to enhance the education of their students. Recently, Mrs. O’Kleasky, photography teacher, brought in her collection of old cameras to her Photo 1 class. The students enjoyed learning about old cameras, daguerreotypes, ti...

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