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A Royal Win at the Homecoming Pep Rally

A Royal Win at the Homecoming Pep Rally

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit, Student Life

On Friday, October 5, 2018, Midlo’s students, decked out in their designated colors emerged, into the Midlothian High School gym to attend the 2018 Homecoming Pep Rally. A mix of pink and purple freshmen blended on one side, a pop of bright, red sophomores took the other side, and a cloud of darkness ...

Homecoming Court Crowned

Homecoming Court Crowned

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

October 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

During a very exciting and spirited pep rally on Friday, October 5, 2018, the homecoming court was announced. Princes included: freshmen Justis Barnes, Bryce Hardiman, and Declan Harrington; sophomores Blake Longest, Shane Nalls, and Jackson Walworth; juniors Ryan Degrava, Stephen Mabry, and John Williams; ...

Students Show Superior Spirit

Students Show Superior Spirit

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

On Friday, October 5, 2018,  Midlo’s Spirit Week closed with Spirit Friday. All week, students tirelessly searched Goodwill, Party City, and Dollar Tree for wacky attire to show off their style and spirit. Seniors carried on the beloved tradition of dressing in togas and crowns, while juniors donn...

Underdogs Level the Playing Field

Underdogs Level the Playing Field

Maddie Burke and Zinzi Symister

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit, Student Life

On October 5, 2018, the enthusiastic football fans of Midlo High gathered to watch the 2018 Powder Puff game. Midlo students poured into the stadium to cheer on this showdown between the junior and senior girls. This year, Christian Chambers, James Oliver, and Trey Gholson coached the juniors, and Neil Ric...

Midlo Golf Swings as Regional Champs

Midlo Golf Swings as Regional Champs

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

On October 2, 2018, Midlo Golf competed in the Regional Tournament at Mattaponi Springs Golf Course and earned the title of Regional Champs for the second year in a row. Under the leadership of Coach John Pruitt, Midlo came out on top with a score of 298; Monacan's score was 320. Both Midlo and Monacan...

Midlo Wishes Upon A Star

Midlo Wishes Upon A Star

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Midlo students adorned their glass slippers and mouse ears to celebrate Disney Day. The halls of Midlothian filled with a plethora of princesses, superheroes, and jedi in honor of this childhood favorite spirit day. Tomorrow is #ThrowbackThursday! Don't forget to wear n...

Midlo Takes A Trip to Maui

Midlo Takes A Trip to Maui

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

On Monday, October 1, 2018, students arrived at school donning tropical attire for Maui Monday. Ready to launch into Spirit Week 2018, the student body showed off their summer style by dressing in hula skirts, Hawaiian shirts, flower leis, and sun hats. Tomorrow is Too Tired Tuesday, so come to sc...

Junkmann Verbals to Hoyas

Junkmann Verbals to Hoyas

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every year, Midlo athletics produces various athletes who takes their talents to the next level of college play. On September 7, 2018, Junior Erin Junkmann joined these athletes by verbally committing to play soccer at Georgetown University. Junkmann anticipates what the future will hold as she embarks on ...

Love Wins at Brown’s Island

Love Wins at Brown’s Island

Nour Goulmamine and Marisa Ruotolo

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

On September 22, 2018, an estimated 30,000 eager participants flooded Brown's Island to take part in the annual RVA PrideFest. As they walked across the bridge, decorated with colorful balloons,  the sight of  rainbow colored vendors, flags, and people greeted them. Dozens of organizations from all...

Seniors Dare Greatly

Seniors Dare Greatly

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Thursday, September 20, 2018, the senior class filed into the Midlothian High School auditorium to take the next step in their high school career at Senior Convocation. Mrs. Elizabeth Baber, followed by class sponsors, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim and Mr. Chris Eliot, welcomed the senior class to the ceremony. Class o...

Midlo Prepares for Flo and Braves Massive Tornados

Midlo Prepares for Flo and Braves Massive Tornados

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

On September 14, 2018, Hurricane Florence hit Wilmington, North Carolina, initiating the beginning of massive flooding throughout North Carolina and South Carolina. Meteorologists predicted Hurricane Florence to travel to Virginia, creating power outages and road closures; Virginia officials rapidly prep...

A Flag Raised for Awareness

A Flag Raised for Awareness

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

On September 11, 2001, disaster struck at New York’s World Trade Center through a coordinated terrorist attack by an extreme terrorist group. After two U.S. airliners crashed, both towers collapsed, killing thousands of innocent civilians. Among the 2,996 civilians killed in the attack was Midlothian Hi...

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