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A Taste of Culture

A Taste of Culture

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 18, 2018


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The Richmond Folk Festival is Richmond’s largest event. More popular than River Rock, the Folk Festival brings spectators from across the country to Richmond’s riverfront to enjoy folk music from all around the world. The 2018 Richmond Folk Festival took place from Friday, October 12, to Sunday, O...

Midlo’s Merry Munchkins

Midlo’s Merry Munchkins

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 15, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

With Midlo’s fall musical, The Wizard of Oz, rapidly approaching, Mrs. Katherine Baugher has assembled her cast of munchkins, comprised of children from Midlo’s faculty, as well as actors from the show’s ensemble. Why cast children in The Wizard of Oz? The Wizard of Oz is so generational. Generations of...

Trojan Band Bursts Shows True Colors

Trojan Band Bursts Shows True Colors

ZInzi Symister and Maddie Burke

October 15, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

On Saturday October 13, 2018, eighteen bands from across Virginia gathered at Midlothian High School to perform at the 13th annual Showcase of the Bands, hosted by the Trojan Marching Band. Hosting the event prevented Midlo from competing against the other bands, but they performed last as an e...

Enter If You Dare

Enter If You Dare

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 3, 2018


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As Fall approaches, Kings Dominion's annual Halloween Haunt attracts roller coaster lovers from across Virginia with the event's variety of different attractions, such as: haunted houses, clowns, and ghostly roller coasters for all the spooky lovers out there. The Haunt began on September 22, 2018, ...

Howl-O-Scream Sends Attendees Shrieking

Howl-O-Scream Sends Attendees Shrieking

Rachel Bybee, A&E Editor

October 3, 2018


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From September 15 to October 28, Busch Gardens Williamsburg transforms into a chilling cemetery for its 20th anniversary of the Howl-O-Scream. From haunted houses to scare zones and live shows, this year’s new decor is sure to terrorize,  keeping attendees on their toes. Beware of the ghouls lu...

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

September 27, 2018


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Libra Happy Birthday to the kind, gentle, and charming child of the zodiac! You are on center stage as you start your new annual astrological cycle. With so much planetary energy in your birth sign, this vitality will carry you forward to the middle of November. Extra opportunities and luck come yo...

Theatre Department Announces The Wizard of Oz Cast

Theatre Department Announces The Wizard of Oz Cast

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

September 21, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Cast of The Wizard of Oz Dorothy - Sophia Nadder Toto - Alexis Muse Auntie Em -  Caitlin Wright Uncle Henry - Brent Novey Zeke/Lion - Cohen Steele Hickory/Tinman - Hunter Pearson Hunk/Scarecrow - Yosef Collins Miss Gulch/Wicked Witch - Rachel Bybee Professor/Wizard of Oz - Jake Feldpausch Glinda - Brooke...

Discover The Book Thief

Discover The Book Thief

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 21, 2018


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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak is guaranteed to send the reader on a thrilling journey. This stand alone novel takes place in Nazi Germany, 1939. As a unique feature, Death narrates, telling the story through his perspective, creating an eerie effect. Memorably, Death remarks, "As for me, I remained a ...

Midlo Students Follow The Yellow Brick Road

Midlo Students Follow The Yellow Brick Road

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

September 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On September 12 and 18, pushed back due to Hurricane Florence, auditions for The Wizard of Oz took place in the auditorium. Over one hundred students scrambled to collect their audition numbers and scripts. Supervising the auditions were none other than Mrs. Katherine Baugher and senior Peyton Strange....

Mark Your Calendars for Showcase of Bands

Mark Your Calendars for Showcase of Bands

Katherine Krievs, Copy Editor

September 19, 2018


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  Midlothian High School Marching Trojans and Wegmans Midlothian Present: The 12th Annual Showcase of Bands Saturday, October 13, 2018 Gates Open 3:00 PM Midlothian High School 401 Charter Colony Parkway Midlothian VA 23114 Admission $8.00 Up to 18 bands from throughout Virginia will b...

Students Paint Murals During Summer Break

Students Paint Murals During Summer Break

Anna Chen and Sarah Moskovitz

September 14, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase, Visual Arts

Over the summer while students soaked up the sun, hardworking Midlo art students, Amanda and Ashley Jennings, Trinity Hicks, Carlie Snidow, Kylie Redden, and Rhianna Holdren spent hours painting two beautiful murals near the English and World Language halls. Every week, starting from mid-July to the end of...

Claim Your Place Over the Rainbow!

Claim Your Place Over the Rainbow!

Rachel Bybee and Mrs. Katherine Baugher

September 7, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

The Wizard of Oz Auditions NEEDED: flying monkeys, crows, winkies, poppies, apple throwing trees, witches, wizards, munchkins, a scarecrow, tinman, lion, and a girl looking for home. Sept 12, 13, & 14, 2018 3:15-6 in the Midlo Theatre (Wear clothing you can move in!)  ...

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