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Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop staff

March 30, 2017


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On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Midlothian Trojans and the Cosby Titans met for a battle of wits to compete in Battle of the Brains. With stellar performances by: Nadia Hassan, Hayden Calhoun, Matthew Tignor, and Jared Wilson, the Trojans were victorious with a score of 310 to 160. Congrats, Midlo Battle...

German Club Gives Back

German Club Gives Back

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday March, 1, 2017, German Club members traveled to the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Richmond to participate in the C.A.R.I.T.A.S. community service event. C.A.R.T.A.S. is a rotating service between churches around Richmond that supports the homeless. The churches give room and board t...

Rewarding Excellence in Journalism

Rewarding  Excellence in Journalism

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

March 15, 2017


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During Midlo Morning on Tuesday March 14th, 2017, students from Midlo Scoop, Trojan Live Network, and Yearbook, were inducted into Quill and Scroll, the International Honorary Society for High School Journalists.  The Quill and Scroll Honor Society encourages excellence in scholastic journalism....

Success at DECA SLC

Success at DECA SLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017


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 On March 3 - March 5, 2017, qualifying DECA members traveled to Virginia Beach to compete in the DECA State Leadership Conference (SLC). Participating students include: Andrew Stanfield, Katherine Wroblewski, Tyler Schrimpsher, Devin McCombs, Jason Li, Bethany Crisp, Jack Stid, Jay Gonzalez, Ven...

The SHF Bingo Initiative Continues

The SHF Bingo Initiative Continues

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 3, 2017


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On February 17, 2017, the Midlothian's French Honor Society (SHF) visited The Laurels at University Park Nursing Home, located in the West End to provide a fun, interactive, and rewarding experience for the residents, bringing numerous prizes, including various hand creams, chocolate, and other assorted...

FBLA Dominates Regional Competition

FBLA Dominates Regional Competition

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, FBLA sponsor; Business and Marketing Teacherr

March 2, 2017


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Midlothian High School dominated the FBLA Regional Competition.  On Wednesday, March 1, 2017, professionally dressed Midlothian students arrived for the conference and represented their school well. Midlo students competed in thirty-eight events and came home winning 1st or 2nd place in thirty-three...

To Buzz or Not to Buzz? That is the Question.

To Buzz or Not to Buzz? That is the Question.

Hannah Walker and Mr. Ben Java

February 27, 2017


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On Saturday, February 25th, Hayden Calhoun, Nadia Hassan, Jinwoo Kim, and Dillon Powell participated in the Scholastic Bowl States competition. These students valiantly fought at William and Mary against the best teams in Virginia. Despite all of their efforts, Midlo's team lost to Loudoun Cou...

Warriors of Wit

Warriors of Wit

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

February 27, 2017


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The Midlothian High School Varsity Forensics Speech team, in a well-fought linguistic battle, placed third at the VHSL Region 4A East Forensics Tournament, held on Saturday 25, 2017. Midlothian High School hosted the regional tournament and drew competition from high schools all over the state of V...

Speaking of Victory

Speaking of Victory

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

February 13, 2017


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The Midlothian High School Forensics Speech and Debate Team has been busy over the past two weeks. Having successfully completed the VHSL Conference 20 Competition for Speech events, as well as Clover Hill Invitational (hosting both Speech and Debate events). It goes without saying that some recognition...

Clash of The Titans

Clash of The Titans

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

February 6, 2017


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Clash of The Titans, a Forensics Speech and Debate meet hosted by Cosby High School, remains one of the states most attended invitational tournaments. This year the competition stepped up a notch; top schools Salem High School and First Colonial High School made appearances and the sense of competition...

Midlo Scholastic Bowl Wins Regionals

Midlo Scholastic Bowl Wins Regionals

Mr. Ben Java

February 6, 2017


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Congratulations to the Scholastic Bowl Team winning Regionals on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Monacan High School! Please congratulate Hayden Calhoun, Dillon Powell, Monika Knecht, and Nadia Hassan. The team won all 4 matches (Eastern View 220-160, Churchland 230 – 120, and Jamestown twice...

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Scholastic Bowl Victory

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


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The Midlothian Scholastic Team, coached by Mr. Ben Java, pulled off an impressive win in the Scholastic Bowl Conference 20 Tournament at Dinwiddie High School on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Midlothian's victory over Powhatan, Dinwiddie, and Monacan advances them to Regionals at Monacan High School on Saturday...

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