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Caraval Entrances Young Readers

Caraval Entrances Young Readers

Rachel Bybee, Art's Editor

January 17, 2019


Filed under A & E

“Welcome, welcome to Caraval! The grandest show on land or by sea. Inside you’ll experience more wonders than most people see in a lifetime. You can sip magic from a cup and buy dreams in a bottle. But before you fully enter into our world, you must remember it’s all a game.”  New York Times...

Spotlight on: Samantha’s Show

Spotlight on: Samantha’s Show

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 15, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Senior Samantha Ramirez serves as the student director of Midlothian's winter play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. She has embraced her role as director and exemplifies what it means to be a role model in the department. Senior Pauline Spencer states, "She's great at making sure everyo...

Lewis Ginter Rings in 2019 With Annual Celebration

Lewis Ginter Rings in 2019 With Annual Celebration

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 7, 2019


Filed under A & E

From November 23, 2018, to January 7th, 2019, Dominion Energy hosted the GardenFest of Lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, located on the North Side of Richmond. The GardenFest of Lights is an annual holiday tradition at Lewis Ginter. The gardens opened to the public at 5 pm and provided a count...

Musical Groups Foster Holiday Spirit

Musical Groups Foster Holiday Spirit

Maddie Burke and Zinzi Symister

December 19, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

During second period on Wednesday November 19, 2018, students attended the annual Winter Concert performed by the Trojan Chorus, Band, and Orchestra. Students from all grade levels gathered to get into the holiday spirit and hear their favorite tunes. Members of the band and orchestra decorated their in...

Bottoms Up Pizza Pops With Flavor

Bottoms Up Pizza Pops With Flavor

Rachel Bybee, Arts Editor

December 7, 2018


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Bottoms Up Pizza, located on Dock Street in downtown Richmond, is open for business to all who want to try this savory pizzeria. Bottoms Up provides pasta, burgers, sandwiches, and taste-bud tingling appetizers, such as breadsticks and nachos. It also offers unique, mouth-watering desserts, such as...

Not After Everything Captivates Readers

Not After Everything Captivates Readers

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 7, 2018


Filed under A & E

Author Michelle Levy made her debut in 2015 with her young adult novel Not After Everything. The novel takes readers on a roller coaster of emotions, where many unexpected twists and turns arise. The main character. Tyler Blackwell, relates to young readers because of his raw and relatable emotions, ...

A New Twist on Pizza

A New Twist on Pizza

Anna Chen, Entertainment Editor

December 5, 2018


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Located in the Westchester Commons, Your Pie delivers a fast, fresh, and casual pizza dining experience. Wowing customers with a 4.3 star Yelp review, this pizza restaurant commits to serving patrons with a delicious variety of pizza, salad, and gelato options. Boasting their trademark option, bu...

Boost Holiday Spirit with Yummy Flavors

Boost Holiday Spirit with Yummy Flavors

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop

December 3, 2018


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December is upon us, and as the weather gets colder, food and drinks warm up. These recipes are best served warm, and they also add a visually pleasing decor to your plate, as well as wintry festive flavors to your meal. Enjoy! 1) Ambrosia : This holiday snack is a common dessert after Kwanzaa celebrat...

Kings Dominion’s Winterfest Wows

Kings Dominion’s Winterfest Wows

Rachel Bybee, Arts Editor

November 29, 2018


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On November 23, 2018, Kings Dominion opened Winterfest to the public for the first time. The theme park is known for its spooky Halloween Haunt, but never before has the park been decorated for Christmas. The park opens at five o'clock, and as attendees stream in, they gather around the infamous Eiffel...

Theater Department Announces Cast for the Winter Play

Theater Department Announces Cast for the Winter Play

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 29, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Cast of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Christopher Boone – Britton Baltich Siobhan – Sydney Barefoot Ed –  Michael Rowe Judy – Peyton Strange Mrs. Alexander – Brooke Ward Mrs. Shears – Lily Koski Mr. Thompson – Jake Feldpausch Roger Shears – Patrick Hurt Reveren...

An Honor for the Artists of Midlo

An Honor for the Artists of Midlo

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

November 20, 2018


Filed under Visual Arts

Every year, Midlothian High School’s National Art Honor Society (NAHS) recognizes the artists that roam the halls of Midlo and have made positive and dedicated contributions to the arts. On Friday, November 16, 2018, students who have used their artistic skills to paint the world outside of the classro...

The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

November 19, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

The Midlothian community flocked to see Midlothian’s Theatre Department perform the Wizard of Oz on November 15, 16, and 17.  The fine Midlothian High orchestra, directed by Mr. Taylor Fletcher, and crew behind stage helped bring the production to life. Mrs. Katherine Baugher and senior Peyton St...

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