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Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under A & E

Jason Hwang, a cellist in the Midlothian High School orchestra, has just come off a year in Korea, where he furthered his musical career and studied, and he continues to succeed back in Midlothian.  Jason is a part of the IB class of 2019 and is paving his way in the Midlo family. He has recently joi...

Midlo Show Choir Takes On The Koste Classic

Midlo Show Choir Takes On The Koste Classic

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

On March 3, 2018, the Midlo Show Choirs participated in Koste Classic at Manchester High School. These outstanding performers have tirelessly prepared for this event since September, 2017. Every entertainer, crew member, and director meticulously perfected their acts, and the hard work paid off. Cit...

Band Students Audition for All-Virginia Band

Band Students Audition for All-Virginia Band

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 1, 2018


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On February 24, 2018, both Matthew Tignor and Paul Covert had to opportunity to try out for All-Virginia Band at James Madison University. Both outstanding band students were happy to represent Midlo at the auditions. After earning a spot in Senior Regional Band, both Tignor and Covert qualified ...

Outstanding Orchestra Students Audition for States

Outstanding Orchestra Students Audition for States

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 1, 2018


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On Saturday February 24, 2018, four amazing orchestra students traveled to James Madison University to try out for All-Virginia Orchestra. Jacob Cantor, Brianna Cantrall, Jason Hwang, and Isabella McNulty carpooled together on their way to represent Midlo. For the past few weeks, all four stud...

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 23, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

On Friday, February 16, 2018, Midlothian choral groups came together for the annual Night Of Stars to showcase their seasonal routines. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Chamber Ensemble, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by the amazing Show Choir Band, highlighted their talent for a huge audience....

Scholastic Award Recipients Honored at Local Ceremonies

Scholastic Award Recipients Honored at Local Ceremonies

Maddie Burke and Tesni Stephen, Education Manager, Visual Arts Center of Richmond

February 21, 2018


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

The Scholastic Awards Closing Reception for Gold Key, Silver Key, and Honorable Mention will take place at The Visual Arts Center in Richmond, this Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 1-4 pm. All certificates will be available for pickup at 1 p.m. If participants are unable to make it to the celebration,...

Fiddler on the Roof Cast Announced

Fiddler on the Roof Cast Announced

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 21, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Midlothian High School's cast of Fiddler on the Roof met for the first time on February 19, 2018. The cast is full of new faces and experienced ones, mixing together to form a show full of possibilities. Fiddler on the Roof is a musical focused on Anatevka, a small village in Russia, which follows the...

The Magic of Imagining Shakespeare

The Magic of Imagining Shakespeare

Rachel Bybee and Samantha Johnson

February 16, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

The Midlothian High School Theater Department produced Imagining Shakespeare on February 8-10. It is a compilation of Shakespeare's work, put together by Midlo's Theatre Director, Mrs. Katharine Baugher. The student director for the show, senior Ella Morefield, helped cast and guide the actors. Many me...

Scholastic Key Winners Announced

Scholastic Key Winners Announced

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase, Visual Arts

The Visual Arts Department is proud to share the results for the Regional 2018 Scholastic Art awards. A total of 39 students have collectively received a total of 77 awards, including: 21 Gold Keys, 19 Silver Keys, and 37 Honorable Mentions. The Gold Key regional winners will proceed to judging at the...

1982 Midlo Alum’s Bravery Featured in New Film

1982 Midlo Alum’s Bravery Featured in New Film

Emily Gundel and Maddie Burke

February 9, 2018


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On August 21, 2015, a Moroccan-born gunman boarded a train from Brussels, Belgium to Paris, France. Class of 1982 Midlothian High School alum Mark Moogalian noticed the man, as he entered a bathroom with a suitcase in hand. As the gunman emerged from the bathroom, Moogalian, immediately confronted him a...

Music Theory Students Give New Twist to Classic Tune

Music Theory Students Give New Twist to Classic Tune

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 9, 2018


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Mr. Gordon Rawls teaches Dual Enrollment Music Theory, during which music lovers analyze the musical nature selections and learn the history of great composers. During the 2017-2018 school year, twelve students take this class to further their passion and love of music. One task of music theory stu...

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