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The Cockatrice

The Cockatrice

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 20, 2017


Filed under Creative Corner

The exhausted barn sat in the middle of nowhere, left to its rot and decay. It was perfect for cock fights and the bettors. Rooster against rooster, fowl against fowl. Entertainment fit for selfish, drunks, and those who wished to forget. Though the sport was illegal, it didn’t stop the drun...

Ghoulish Guide to Fangtastic Flicks

Ghoulish Guide to Fangtastic Flicks

Samantha Johnson and Emily Gundel

October 9, 2017


Filed under A & E

With Friday the 13th quickly creeping towards us, it's time to break out the DVDs and the popcorn. What better time to watch scary movies than on one of the scariest days of the year? Unfortunately, picking just one movie to watch is practically impossible for movie lovers. The go to favorite horror...

The Scarecrow

The Scarecrow

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 5, 2017


Filed under Creative Corner

In a field of wheat and sorrows, the crucified scarecrow watched the sky swirling with creams, grays, and tired blues. Among the dull colors, flecks of black flew in formation. A raven dropped, too low, knocking the scarecrow’s ragged hat to the diseased ground. The scarecrow cursed the raven, the...

Pets Rock Halloween

Pets Rock Halloween

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Fall is a season full of parties, candy, and lots of fun, but how do pets feel about Halloween? Obviously, they enjoy the occasional piece of Halloween candy, and they love the houses that give out bones and cookies when their owners trick-or-treat. During Halloween, lots dog-loving pet owners enjoy...

Halloween’s Haunted History

Halloween’s Haunted History

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Halloween, otherwise known as All Hallows’ Eve, is the season that youngsters anticipate all year long, the time when every little boy and girl gets to go door to door and exclaim the oh-so-famous saying, “Trick-or- Treat!”, and the day of the year when children can dress up as anyone they hav...

Les Maisons Hantées

Les Maisons Hantées

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

October 15, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Tuesday October 4, the French Club conducted an enthralling meeting. Students strolled through the double doors of the closed commons in high spirits and entered a room full of graham crackers, frosting, sprinkles, M&Ms, black Twizzlers and other candies on a mission to construct a mix of architec...

Falling in Love With Fall

Falling in Love With Fall

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

October 15, 2016


Filed under Student Life

As the temperatures begin to cool and the leaves start to turn, the feeling of autumn takes over. October kicks off a three month long festive season filled with fright, thanks, and joy. As the scents of pumpkin spice and apple pie fill the noses of everyone around, the spine-chilling feeling of Hallo...

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