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Put These Shows on Your List to Watch

Put These Shows on Your List to Watch

Anna Chen, Entertainment Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under A & E

After a stressful week of hard work, it's time to grab some popcorn and enjoy a couple hours of binge-worthy shows on Netflix. Students from Midlo compiled a short list of recommendations for their favorite shows on Netflix. Daredevil For Marvel fans, this Netflix original follows the life of Ma...

Midlo Art Students Win Gold

Midlo Art Students Win Gold

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 4, 2019


Filed under Visual Arts

On Saturday, February 23, 2019, young artists and writers from around the region received recognition for their esteemed work. The Visual Art Center of Richmond teamed up with Scholastic Art & Writing Awards to present high achieving students in the Richmond area with recognition and honor. Withi...

Celebrate Youth Art Month With the Midlothian Art Department

Celebrate Youth Art Month With the Midlothian Art Department

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 4, 2019


Filed under A & E

Every year, public schools around the nation celebrate Youth Art Month in March to encourage young students to indulge in their creativity and inspire them to create masterpieces. Some organizations also administer Youth Art Month as a way to raise awareness for the value of the arts, as well as to ra...

How to Train Your Dragon’s Conclusion Satisfies

How to Train Your Dragon’s Conclusion Satisfies

Rachel Bybee, A&E Editor

March 1, 2019


Filed under A & E

Families and friends alike anticipated the finale of the How to Train Your Dragon trilogy. Loyal watchers jumped at the chance to watch it on its release date, February 22, 2019. The exciting conclusion to Hiccup and Toothless' story brought laughter and tears. The How to Train Your Dragon movies...

A Natural Artist Works with the Natural Human

A Natural Artist Works with the Natural Human

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

March 1, 2019


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

At Midlothian High School, numerous artists express themselves through photography, paintings, writing, and any other art form. Through every pencil sketch and brush stroke, each artist makes their mark in the art world by using interesting materials and resources to illustrate a message from their minds. Eac...

Midlothian Theater Department Holds Man of La Mancha Auditions

Midlothian Theater Department Holds Man of La Mancha Auditions

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

February 21, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

With The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time ending on February 9, 2019, actors had Monday, February 11th off to regain their energy, while Theater Productions and Crew, led by Mr. Jamie Nicholas, tore down the set. Man of La Mancha auditions began on Tuesday, as jittery students filed i...

Midlo Show Choir Hosts Night of Stars

Midlo Show Choir Hosts Night of Stars

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

On February 15, 2019, Midlo’s Show Choir groups, Just for Show and City Lights, stood in the spotlight for Midlo’s annual Night of Stars. Every year, Night of Stars takes place on the eve of a Show Choir competition, and the performance serves as an opportunity for all of Midlothian to view the Show ...

University of Richmond Hosts Chinese New Year Celebration

University of Richmond Hosts Chinese New Year Celebration

Anna Chen, Entertainment Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under A & E

Every February, Chinese people around the world celebrated Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year. This gigantic red-and-gold colored festival follows the Chinese lunar calendar and celebrates the beginning of a new year. Friends and family gather together to celebrate this annual festival fo...

Surviving Valentine’s Day Without a Valentine

Surviving Valentine’s Day Without a Valentine

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

February 14, 2019


Filed under A & E, Student Life

Every year, Valentine’s Day makes its mark as a romantic, loving holiday for all, especially if you have a significant other. With decadent sweets, heart-shaped toys, and vibrant bouquets of flowers, society embraces February 14th as a day for partners to take their affection for each other to ano...

The Curious Incident Opens Eyes and Hearts

The Curious Incident Opens Eyes and Hearts

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

February 13, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

The Midlothian Theater Department leapt at the opportunity to perform a play that focuses on relevant topics such as autism and the challenges that come with it. Directed by none other than Mrs. Katharine Baugher and co-directed by Samantha Ramirez, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time...

2019 All-District Band

2019 All-District Band

Sarah Moskovitz, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 11, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

Congratulations to those who qualified for the All-District Band Competition at Cosby High School on February 1, 2019! Mary Bock - 5th chair flute - Symphonic Band Vicky Galdamez - 6th chair tuba - Concert Band Jack Goddard - 5th chair percussion - Concert Band Vic Lin - 16th chair clarinet - Concert Band W...

Gracyn Graces the Stage

Gracyn Graces the Stage

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

In preparation for the upcoming dance season in March, Gracyn Southward appeared in a dance expedition for her team, Marianne Kelley's School of Dance.  On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the expedition, a critique session to showcase the dancer's abilities, took place at the Glen Allen Culture Center....

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