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The Undead Underground

The Undead Underground

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Performing Arts

New York hip hop trio, Flatbush Zombies, lead the progressive, contemporary music movement in the Brooklyn Borough of the Big Apple. The psychedelic, trippy band of misfits consists of: Meechy Darko, Zombie Juice, and Erick Arc Elliott at the helm of production for the group. The group began gaining tract...

Exuding Creativity

Exuding Creativity

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Visual Arts

In honor of Youth Art Month, on March 15, 2017,  Midlothian High School  faculty and students participated in a Creative Dress Day, sponsored by NAHS. The fun-filled Creative Dress Day was chock-full of experimental outfits that reflected Midlo's true creativity. The outfits ranged from abstract pai...

Silver’s Smile Shines

Silver’s Smile Shines

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Over the years, Midlo has earned a strong reputation based on its students. Whether it be athletes, performers, artists, or strong academics, the school is well known for its student involvement and inclusiveness. The High-Functioning Autism Program has a number of remarkable students who do not always have...

The Keys to Success

The Keys to Success

Mrs. Marie O'Kleasky
April 3, 2017
Filed under Visual Arts

Several Midlo Art students received National Scholastic keys on Saturday, March 25. Many earned silver and gold keys on the regional level, but some exceptional artists achieved keys on the National level. Liza Wimbish (11) - Photography, National Gold Michael South (12) - Computer Graphics, National Gold ...

Marlins Catch Vincent

Marlins Catch Vincent

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Sports

After committing to play basketball at Virginia Wesleyan College on March 27, 2017, Elizabeth Vincent has her eye on her future.  Vincent has played basketball her whole life, including 2 years on junior varsity and 2 years on varsity. Being a part of the Lady Trojans basketball program helped Vince...

Future Business Leaders

Future Business Leaders

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, the Midlothian chapter of the National Business Honor Society welcomed new inductees during Midlo Morning. In total, 24 inductees joined the prestigious group. In order to join, the student must have taken at least three business classes, have a 3.5 GPA in those classes, a...

The Limit Does Not Exist

The Limit Does Not Exist

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

The walls of Midlothian High School are filled with bright, talented young minds, who strive to do their best each and every day, and the autism wing of the school is no exception. Midlothian High School’s Autism department has three separate tiers of classes based on the severity of the child’s d...

Learning to Save Lives

Learning to Save Lives

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

As of 2016, Virginia law requires all students and teachers to complete CPR training. No CCPS student can graduate high school without participating in a CPR course. On March 20, 2017, Mrs. Renee Fiege, Mr. David Brohl, Mr. Kevin Thomas, and Mr. Matt Hutchings began teaching the freshman class how t...

The Man, The Myth, The Legend

The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

In recent years, Midlothian High School has developed a name for itself in the Virginia Track and Field community. From high flying jumpers to speedy sprinters, Midlo has produced numerous collegiate athletes who have excelled on all levels of competition. Sometimes, however, the kids who benefit ...

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under IB

Within the halls of Midlo, a number of brush strokes through paintings, along with shadows through photographs, circulate and flow throughout the school, all of which are created by Midlo’s very own art students. Midlo art students tell their own stories through each tirelessly constructed mas...

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