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The Gift of Warmth

The Gift of Warmth

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor

November 17, 2016


Filed under Student Life

During the month of November, please donate gently used  or new coats to the Puritan Cleaners Coats for Kids drive. In room 116, Mrs. Tully is collecting coats of all sizes. Puritan Cleaners dry cleans, mends, and donates the coats to local residents in need. Clean out your closets and keep someone...

In Loving Memory: Lilley Sickal

In Loving Memory:  Lilley Sickal

Midlo Scoop Staff

November 17, 2016


Filed under Spotlights

In Loving Memory Lilley Sickal Midlothian High School Class of 2018 Lilley's visitation will be held on Friday, November 18th, from 4 pm to 8 pm at Bliley's Funeral Home at 3801 Augusta Avenue, Richmond, 23226.  The funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 19th, at 5 pm at Bethal Baptis...

A Chance to Shine

A Chance to Shine

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

A once in a lifetime experience arose for Danielle El-Jor  when her roommate Amanda Boots entered her into the Prizefighter Contest for the radio station K95. The contest was named Prizefighter after the new Trisha Yearwood song about her mom's battle with cancer. As part of the nomination proces...

Rewarding the Voice of Midlo

Rewarding the Voice of Midlo

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Every month, the previous recipient of the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award passes the award to another commendable member of Midlothian High School’s faculty. English teacher Mrs. Amy Tucker passed the award to Social Studies teacher Mr. Timothy Johnson for “his dedication to Midlothian as so...

A Race to the End of Fall

A Race to the End of Fall

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

On Saturday, November 12th, both boys and girls teams competed in the VHSL Cross Country State Championships. For seniors Eric Overby, Court Warfield, Ally Gleason, Daisy Hooper, and Patterson Levitch, this was their last high school cross country race.  Daisy Hooper recalled, “After the race I ...

Cozy Tapes Volume 1 Review

Cozy Tapes Volume 1 Review

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

New York-based hip hop collective, A$AP Mob formed in 2006. The collective began with only A$AP Yams, A$AP Bari, and A$AP Illz. Later, A$AP Mob continued to build, with many notable additions, including: A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, A$AP Twelvyy, A$AP Nast, DA$H, and Playboi Carti. A$AP Mob released its ...

Take a Trip to Neverland

Take a Trip to Neverland

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor

November 15, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

Come help Midlo's Theater Department set the stage for a high seas adventure on November 17th, 18th, and 19th. Peter and the Starcatcher will entertain audiences with an assortment of pirates, sailors, mermaids, and a group of comedic lost boys. This prequel to Peter Pan includes an extravagant qu...

L’escrime á Midlo

L’escrime á Midlo

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On November 9, 2016, the French Club invited Mrs. Nicole Jordan and Mr. Tom Lucente from the Richmond Fencing Club to Midlo to teach the students about the art of fencing. Richmond Fencing Club members practice regularly and participate in tournaments across the state and the nation. In fact, people ...

Q & A: Tim and Margaux, French Exchange Students

Q & A: Tim and Margaux, French Exchange Students

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

It goes without saying that France and the United States have distinctive cultural differences. Recently, a very accomplished group of teenage linguists ventured from Epernay, France, to Midlothian, Virginia, to immerse themselves in American culture. Even though they all held prior knowledge of the English...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On November 5. 2016, Mrs. Beth Clark and Mr. Nick Kirkbride joined students from the newly formed Midlo Alzheimer's and Dementia Awareness Club (MADA) at an awareness event. The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event that raises awareness and funds for Alzheimer...

Speaking from the Heart

Speaking from the Heart

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Veterans Day, students awarded for the core values of respect and responsibility had the privilege of hearing from Purple Heart recipient Lieutenant Clarence Singleton. The lieutenant’s life of bravery and selflessness is admirable. He is not only a retired United States Marine and Vietnam War ...

Running the Show

Running the Show

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

Every year, Midlothian High School puts on wonderful plays, during which students have a chance to shine under the spotlight in front of the Midlothian community. Behind the stage and the lights works a team of hardworking students, making sure all goes as planned. Stage crew, running crew, costu...

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