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A Homecoming Surprise

A Homecoming Surprise

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On Saturday October 8th, freshman Danae’ Massenburg went to her very first high school dance with a mixture of sadness and excitement. The sadness stemmed from her dad not being unable to see her all dressed up. Danae’s father, Master Sgt. Patrick Massenburg, had been deployed in Baghdad, Iraq, f...

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Ashley Manheim and Emily Junkmann
October 12, 2016
Filed under Spirit

On October 7, 2016, students gathered in the football stands for the first outdoor pep rally of the year. A strange sort of calm settled over the students, as they mentally prepared to go absolutely bananas. After raiding every single family member’s closet and making whomever owns Party City a very...

Floating Into Space

Floating Into Space

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
October 12, 2016
Filed under Spirit

On Friday October 7, 2016, Midlo clubs, organizations, and sports teams showed off their school spirit in the annual Homecoming parade. Since the theme this year revolved around Space, the floats were each specially decorated to reflect the organization, as well as aspects from the solar system or space-...

Trojans Ignite the Field

Trojans Ignite the Field

Sydney Van Horn and Lara Ann Douglas
October 11, 2016
Filed under Sports

With Homecoming festivities dwindling down, Hurricane Matthew was on the rise, but the storm held off long enough for the Trojans to play their Homecoming football game against the Manchester Lancers on October 9th. Once the Homecoming parade commenced and the elaborate floats made their way off the t...

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week and get ready for the pep rally, students dressed in their assigned colors or attire. Seniors kept up with the tradition and wore togas and crowns. Many had trouble tying and creating their togas, so they enlisted the help of friends and teachers. Senior class officers...

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week, Midlo students hit Goodwill and Salvation Army to dress from head to toe in thrifted attire. Many students did not know what to wear, so they simply wore mismatched clothing. Others wore fur coats and wild patterns. Senior Eddie Thomas looked as if he had just set ...

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Spirit

Olivia Newton John's classic song, "Let's Get Physical" streamed through the Midlo halls, as students dressed in workout gear on the third day of Spirit Week: Workout Wednesday. Most students decided to just keep it casual with sweatpants, running shorts, and a t-shirt; however, a few brought the 80's...

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
October 4, 2016
Filed under Spirit

Spirit Week continues! On Tuesday, October 4th, students came to school dressed in gold chains, sweatpants, cowboy boots, and hats. With the option to portray many different types of music, some decided to show off their inner rocker with a leather jacket and combat boots. Many dressed classic country...

Midlo Homecoming Spirit Week!

Midlo Homecoming Spirit Week!

October 1, 2016
Filed under Spirit

The time has come for Spirit Week at Midlothian High School!  The themes are: Malibu Monday On Tour Tuesday (Country, Rap, and Rock Stars) Workout Wednesday Thrift Shop Thursday Pep Rally Friday - Seniors: Black shirts, togas, and crowns,   Juniors: Green,   Sophmores: Red,   Freshman: Pink  ...

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