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Snow Falls in Midlothian

Snow Falls in Midlothian

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 7, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Much to the delight of every student and teacher, the weekend of December 8, 2018, may bring measurable snow to Richmond; in fact, on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Richmond received a small preview of the coming storm. Richmond and its surrounding counties expect over four inches of the delicate fluff an...

A Taste of Culture

A Taste of Culture

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 18, 2018


Filed under A & E

The Richmond Folk Festival is Richmond’s largest event. More popular than River Rock, the Folk Festival brings spectators from across the country to Richmond’s riverfront to enjoy folk music from all around the world. The 2018 Richmond Folk Festival took place from Friday, October 12, to Sunday, O...

What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

Anna Chen and Marisa Ruotolo

February 9, 2018


Filed under Student Life

 As Valentine's Day approaches, students start making plans for the one romantic holiday of the year. The Midlo Scoop staff polled students and faculty about their plans: What are you doing for Valentine's Day? "Being lonely and sad" -Sarah Ruotolo "Playing X-box" -Ben Wrobel "Making ramen with...

Midlo Thanks Veterans for Brave Service

Midlo Thanks Veterans for Brave Service

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

January 31, 2018


Filed under Midlo Library, Showcase

The Midlothian High School Library teamed up with Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center to send Valentines to America's veterans. Midlo students and staff gathered in the library on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, to write thanks in the form of Valentine’s Day cards to those who have bravely served our c...

Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 12, 2017, members of the Trojans For Tomorrow club arrived to school early to give out Kindness Kanes on the first day of exams.  Members of the club took time during their meeting on November 28th to attach encouraging messages to candy canes to boost Midlo students' spirits and give ...

Honoring English Scholars

Honoring English Scholars

Anna Chen, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 8, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, December 5, 2017, the National English Honor Society inducted 27 new members in the Closed Commons at 2:30 pm. To be inducted, students were required to have a 3.6 GPA in English classes, a 3.0 GPA overall, and have contributed to Midlo's English community. Congratulations New NEHS Indu...

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 4, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On November 28, 2017, members of the Trojans for Tomorrow Club had their annual Thanksgiving Party with pizza and friends. While celebrating after a long break and giving thanks, members prepared candy canes, called Kindness Kanes, to pass out to students before exam week. Members attached powerful, ...

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

Sarah Moskovitz and Anna Chen

December 4, 2017


Filed under Student Life

 The holiday spirit is upon us, as festive music plays and beautiful decorations delight the senses. Midlo's students and faculty cannot contain their excitement as they take time to share their top favorite holiday memories and traditions.  “Opening gifts and eating delicious food on Christmas Day...

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, RAMPS held its first informational meeting after school  in room 339. RAMPS stands for Ramp Access Made Possible by Students. It is an non-profit community service organization that builds wheelchair accessible ramps for people of low income families, or those who c...

5K for Flint Supports Clean Water Initiatives

5K for Flint Supports Clean Water Initiatives

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 29, 2017


Filed under PTSO, Special Features

For over three years, the city of Flint, Michigan, has lacked clean water. On April 24, 2014, the government of Flint changed the water source from Lake Huron to the historically dirty Flint River in an effort to save money. However, they did not anticipate the effects of Flint River’s acidic water...

What Will 2017 Bring?

What Will 2017 Bring?

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

December 8, 2016


Filed under Student Life

A New Year’s resolution typically consists of a traditional commitment in which people, mostly in the Western Hemisphere, make promises of self-improvement. Many students at Midlothian High School already have an idea of what their resolutions might be.  Many students have goals of improving their work ...

Spreading Holiday Joy With Song

Spreading Holiday Joy With Song

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Carols originated thousands of years ago in Europe, sung during Winter Solstice celebrations, which often took place on December 22nd. Before caroling groups were made popular, official singing groups called waits entertained the masses. Local leaders led bands of people to sing in towns and villages. To this d...

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