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Farm Meets City

Farm Meets City

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Founded in 2010 with the goal of bringing the farm to cities and suburbs, Urban Farmhouse provides locals with the delicious and healthy, wholesome taste of the warm and rustic environment of the countryside. Urban offers a variety of options, from fair trade teas and freshly roasted coffee, to the fr...

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...

April Is Autism Awareness Month, But Should It Be Autism Acceptance Month?

April Is Autism Awareness Month, But Should It Be Autism Acceptance Month?

Story Flinn, Reed Wolfgang, and Mrs. Beth Beckman

March 20, 2017


Filed under Student Life, TLN

Every year on April 2nd, the world celebrates World Autism Awareness Day.  In 2008, spearheaded by the state of Qatar, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously declared April 2nd as World Autism Awareness Day “to highlight the need to help improve the quality of life of those with autism so they can lead full...

Before I Fall Soars

Before I Fall Soars

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

March 19, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Before I Fall is an intriguing mystery/drama released on March 3, 2017. Samantha, or Sam, played by Zoey Deutch, is a popular teen in a group of three other senior girls: Lindsey, Elody, and Ally, played by Halston Sage, Medalion Rahimi, and Cynthy Wu. They drive to school each day together and go to cl...

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Mariha Junaid

March 16, 2017


Filed under IB

We would like to invite you to this year's International Festival on March 23rd at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $5 at the door. Join us for food, performances, and fashion. This year, the proceeds will benefit both the International Baccalaureate Program and the Syrian American Medical Association Foundation. This...

Lighting Up the Night

Lighting Up the Night

Emily Peachee

March 15, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On April 22, 2017, Midlothian High School will hold Prom at the John Marshall Hotel from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.. The theme for prom this year is Forest of Lights. Students planning to bring a date who does NOT attend Midlo must fill out this form by April 7th. PROM DRESS CODE GUIDELINES Dresses should not have a plunging necklines, excessive cleavage, or low cut ...

Rewarding Excellence in Journalism

Rewarding  Excellence in Journalism

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

March 15, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

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....

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

It is no secret. Cancer is serious, entailing a group of diseases that involve abnormal cell growth that take an estimated 8.2 million lives worldwide every year. In the United States, colon cancer is the third leading type of cancer in males and the fourth in females. Hit Cancer Below the Belt (H...

The Best & The Brightest

The Best & The Brightest

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker

March 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On the evening of Wednesday, March, 8th, the Midlothian High School auditorium flooded with students, parents, and teachers alike to celebrate the induction of over 100 academically stellar students, the biggest induction in the school’s history. This year, National Honor Society inducted 157 juni...

The Original “Green” Day

The Original “Green” Day

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Many mysteries linger about the day of the Irish. St. Patrick's Day is celebrated world wide, but does everyone really understand the celebration? Facts about March 17th vary from intriguing to informational. Who was St. Patrick, and what did he do? Why is the shamrock a symbol of the day? People don...

Luck o’ Midlothian

Luck o’ Midlothian

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Student Life

People carry good luck charms because they believe in the power of these items to bring about fortunate events. Although these objects may be insignificant to others, each individual charm means something much more to its personal owner. Midlothian students share their good luck charms and why they hold...

Success at DECA SLC

Success at DECA SLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

 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...

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