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Fans Flock to Marvel’s Infinity War

Fans Flock to Marvel’s Infinity War

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 3, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, which hit theaters on April 27, 2018, made about $640.9 million at the box office on opening weekend, breaking all previous records.  During this new hit movie,  every Marvel character meets and fights against the most powerful foe the superheroes had yet to face:...

What’s Your Sign? May Midlo HoroScoops

What’s Your Sign? May Midlo HoroScoops

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

May 1, 2018


Filed under A & E

Aries (March 21-April 19): Different ways to spend and earn money will frequently come up for you. Interacting with new people will help you become a better person. With these new friends, get involved in new activities, making you more adventurous with your time and attitude. However, do your researc...

A Quiet Place Leaves Viewers Speechless

A Quiet Place Leaves Viewers Speechless

Alyssa Marchese and Samantha Johnson

April 25, 2018


Filed under A & E

With a rotten tomatoes score of 95%, the new movie A Quiet Place, directed by John Krasinski, is generating a tremendous amount of positive buzz, as it boasts No.1 at Box Office for the third week in a row. The movie was first introduced as a simple idea in 2013, before it was turned into a speculati...

TV Review: On My Block

TV Review: On My Block

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 25, 2018


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On March 16, 2018, On My Block aired as a Netflix Original. It's a coming-of-age comedy following four bright, street-savvy friends, as they maneuver their way through high school in the gritty inner city of South Central Los Angeles. With an 8.3/10 from IMDB and a 93% from Rotten Tomatoes, On My Bl...

Theater Classes Jump at Chance to Direct

Theater Classes Jump at Chance to Direct

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Each year, Mrs. Katharine Baugher gives her theater classes the opportunity to direct a theater piece of their choice. This year, Mrs. Baugher gave out haiku for the students to read, allowing them to think of stories coming from the few lines of poetry. Students chose haiku that spoke to them and form...

Rabbi Nagel Critiques Fiddler on the Roof Cast

Rabbi Nagel Critiques Fiddler on the Roof Cast

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 14, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

On April 10, 2018, Midlothian High School received a special visit from Rabbi Nagel, arranged by Fiddler on the Roof director, Mrs. Katharine Baugher. As the cast settled on the set, they listened to their special guest's thoughts on Fiddler on the Roof and the importance of tradition, as he shared...

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 11, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

At midnight on March 28, 2018, Midlo's orchestra, band, color guard, and dance team, joined together to travel to the Bahamas by cruise. Students' excitement grew as Principal Shawn Abel, Mr. Gordon Rawls, and Mr. Taylor Fletcher,  loaded the charter buses ready for the fourteen hour drive to the Ja...

Miller Earns Recognition for Photography

Miller Earns Recognition for Photography

Samantha Johnson and Alyssa Marchese

April 11, 2018


Filed under Visual Arts

Sophomore Paul Miller recently won a Scholastic National Silver Key for his captivating photograph titled "Smoke Break." Miller has taken Photography as an educational course since freshman year and says he was inspired to take photo from his grandmother, who was a “professional nature photographer ...

Laini Taylor’s Strange the Dreamer

Laini Taylor’s Strange the Dreamer

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 29, 2018


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“On the second Sabbat of the Twelfthmoon, in the city of Weep, a girl fell from the sky.” This is the first line from Laini Taylor’s new duology, Strange the Dreamer. The shiny yellow and blue cover immediately captures the attention of anyone passing by. After reading the first page, the read...

Love, Simon: Movie Review

Love, Simon: Movie Review

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 27, 2018


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Everyone deserves a good love story, but for seventeen-year old Simon Spier, it's a little more complicated. Simon Spier is a normal teenage boy. His dad was the annoyingly handsome quarterback in high school who married the hot valedictorian. Simon has a sister he actually likes, not that he'd ever...

Midlothian’s Show Choirs Dazzle in Ohio

Midlothian’s Show Choirs Dazzle in Ohio

Rachel Bybee and Emily Gundel

March 23, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

On March 16, 2018, Midlothian’s Show Choirs Just for Show and City Lights left for a ten hour trip to Fairfield Senior High School in Ohio. They returned on March 18th, bearing multiple awards. Sophia Nadder from Just For Show and Nora Carlucci from City Lights each won for Best Performer. John El-Jor ear...

Richmond Young Writers Provide Space to Create and Grow

Richmond Young Writers Provide Space to Create and Grow

Richmond Writers Workshop

March 23, 2018


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Registration for the spring session of Richmond Young Writers is still open, and we are just announcing our summer camp offerings! 2018 marks RYW’s ninth year of working with the incredibly talented youth in the metro area, and we have amazing opportunities to offer, including:  In Writing...

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