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Losing A Dear Friend

Losing A Dear Friend

Sarah Moskovitz, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 15, 2017


Filed under Creative Corner

July 16, a day to remember, leaving the field, crowding around with teammates, I could feel a darkness overcome us. As I looked into the dugout, I could see the field, my dad, fell to the ground in defeat, I didn’t know what to do; I just froze. I went over to see what had happened, bu...

Beware Peter Pan

Beware Peter Pan

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Creative Corner

Beware the infamous Peter Pan Who you find in Neverland Though he visits you when lost And warms you in the frost The hint in his eyes Never lies   Deep in Neverland Where you find Peter Pan He watches the Lost Boys grow too old In the night, where they sleep with toys ...

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Performing Arts

Considerable excitement and buzz surround the upcoming Midlo musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, which runs from November 16-18. Freshman Nicole Rizzo landed the coveted role of Sally, one of only six leading parts: Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Sally Brown, Schroeder, Lucy Van Pelt, and Linus Van Pe...

Shakespeare Earns Second Place in One Act Competition

Shakespeare Earns Second Place in One Act Competition

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

The Midlothian Theater Department, while working on You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, also prepared for the VHSL One Act Competition, held on Saturday, November 4, 2017,  at Chancellor High School in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Upperclassmen in each theater class were carefully chosen to take part in ...

Andi Mack Makes History

Andi Mack Makes History

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under A & E

The season two premiere of Disney Channel’s popular television show Andi Mack made history on Friday, October 27th, when an LGBT character came out on the network. In the season 2 premiere, Cyrus Goodman (portrayed by Joshua Rush) reveals to his friend that he has a crush on the same boy that their f...

Terrific Talent Takes the Midlo Stage

Terrific Talent Takes the Midlo Stage

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2017


Filed under Performing Arts

On Thursday October 26, 2017, Midlothian High School hosted its annual Talent Show, showcasing Midlo's endlessly talented students. Excited audience members settled in as the hosts of the show, John El-Jor, Leah Besser, and Truitt Elliott, started the show with a few jokes and introduced the perf...

How to Gain Inspiration

How to Gain Inspiration

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 27, 2017


Filed under A & E

Clear all distractions. Don't you dare pull out that phone and check your Instagram. If you want inspiration, clear your mind. It's amazing what ideas come to mind when you have nothing to do. Have you ever had an idea in the shower and needed to write it down? How about when walking your dog? Those ...

Not Trick or Treating? We Have Ideas.

Not Trick or Treating? We Have Ideas.

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under A & E

Have you aged out of trick or treating, or do you not want to go alone? Do you not know what to do for Halloween this year? Either way, you’ve come to the right place. Gather with friends and carve pumpkins. Find some friends and go to a haunted house. Kings Dominion has a Halloween Haunt, and Busch Gard...

Riverdale Returns

Riverdale Returns

Emily Gundel and Maddie Burke

October 25, 2017


Filed under A & E

"Our story is about a town, a small town, and the people that live in the town. From a distance, it presents itself like so many other small towns. Safe. Decent. Innocent. Get closer, though, and you start seeing the shadows underneath. The name of our town was Riverdale."- Jughead Jones On January 26, 2017, ...

To Weep Alone

To Weep Alone

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under A & E, Creative Corner

“Deep in earth my love is lying And I must weep alone.” Edgar Allan Poe   A stone with a name glares to me How dare time continue With a cloud full of pity Rain descends Alone, I tighten my coat Rolling towards me Coming from nowhere A lost umbrella With a smile on my lips And...

Haunting Halloween Haunt

Haunting Halloween Haunt

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under A & E

On the night of Friday the 13, 2017, I went to the infamous Halloween Haunt at Kings Dominion, a series of haunted houses and walk-throughs evenly dispersed throughout the amusement park, well known for its frightening themes and monsters that jump up and scare people. We could hear the screams throughout...

The Cockatrice

The Cockatrice

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 20, 2017


Filed under Creative Corner

The exhausted barn sat in the middle of nowhere, left to its rot and decay. It was perfect for cock fights and the bettors. Rooster against rooster, fowl against fowl. Entertainment fit for selfish, drunks, and those who wished to forget. Though the sport was illegal, it didn’t stop the drun...

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