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Basketball Playoff Preview

Basketball Playoff Preview

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Most Midlothian High School coaches and spectators would agree that this year’s boys basketball team is the best in a few years. The team has seven seniors in its graduating class, many of whom have played for four years with the program. The talent and seniority that this Midlothian team possesses ...

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On February 4, 2017, students gathered at Midlothian High School for a night of dancing, singing, and lots of fun at the 2017 Midlo High Winter Whirl Dance. For freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors alike, it definitely proved a night to remember with incredible music and memories that will last a l...

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer
February 7, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, January 27th, students from each grade arrived ready and eager to compete in the winter pep rally. Throughout the day, anxious spirits as students readied themselves to kick off the pep rally. School pride flowed through Midlo's halls, with the freshmen dressed in vibrant purple, the sophomor...

Midlothian Basketball Looks to Start Anew

Midlothian Basketball Looks to Start Anew

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
November 21, 2016
Filed under Winter Sports

The Midlothian High School Varsity Boys Basketball team have struggled in recent years; however, with a plethora of experience returning for the Trojans, they look to turn the page towards a new chapter of Midlothian Basketball. The boys return all five starters from the previous year, including seniors: Rico ...

Senior Class Feeds the Hungry

Senior Class Feeds the Hungry

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
November 21, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

To help benefit the community, the Midlo Senior Class Council hosted a school-wide food drive. During their October meeting, the members decorated collection boxes with pictures of foods needed for donation to capture the attention of students. They placed the boxes in the front office, the closed commons,...

Ready to Glow

Ready to Glow

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker
November 17, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On Wednesday, November 16th, students, parents, and faculty alike came together for a night of neon and racing at Midlothian High School. In years past during the fall, the Midlothian PTSO has organized a 5 K race involving flying colors called Color Me Midlo. However, in hopes of intriguing a new array of runn...

Spin, Spin, Spin to Win!

Spin, Spin, Spin to Win!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
November 9, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Come one! Come all to Chick-fil-a for Midlo Scoop Spirit Night! On November 1st, the Scoop staff manned Westchester Commons Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night to raise money for the newspaper. Around 5 pm, business at the prize wheel started slowly, with faculty members comprising the only customers. Thinking...

You Were Made For This™

You Were Made For This™

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Each Monday night, local students gather at the Grove Clubhouse for Young Life club. Young Life is a national, non-denominational Christian organization that allows teens to connect with each other in positive ways. After waiting outside for few minutes, students from all grade levels streamed through...

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...

“Work Hard. Do Your Job.”

“Work Hard. Do Your Job.”

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
September 26, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On September 23, 2016, the Midlothian High School Class of 2017 came to school looking their best, ready for convocation. The Senior Class filed into the auditorium where Principal Shawn Abel, welcomed them with encouraging advice for their senior year. Senior class sponsors, Mrs. Carolyn Manhei...

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...

Celebrating Seniors in Style

Celebrating Seniors in Style

Kate Muehlbauer and Neha Kulkarni
June 11, 2016
Filed under Student Life

As the school year comes to a close, members of the Class of 2016 prepare for the end of their high school careers, as they experience their final memories at Midlothian High School. Seniors did so on Thursday, June 2nd, as they attended their last end of the year awards assembly. A sea of white and blue f...

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