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Musical Groups Spring Into Summer

Musical Groups Spring Into Summer

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase

On Friday May 25, 2018, Midlothian choral groups and Jazz band came together to show off their talent at back-to-back second period assemblies. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Chamber Ensemble, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by the amazing Show Choir Band, entertained the packed audie...

Curling Up with Cats and Coffee

Curling Up with Cats and Coffee

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

May 15, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The fun new cuddly trend of bringing cats into cafes has made its way into Richmond, Virginia. Central Purrk, a popular coffee shop, located in the heart of Shockoe Bottom, is partnered with Zoomies, a rescue center located right next door to the coffee shop. The cafe portion of the organization is ...

Mastering the Art of Musicals

Mastering the Art of Musicals

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under A & E

Annually, the Spring musical graces Midlo High's theatre and dazzles excited audiences. As soon as any of the musicals start, music floods the auditorium, entertaining friends, family, and faculty, who curiously await the start of the show. Each year the musicals play a different tune, but the job of...

What’s Your Sign? May Midlo HoroScoops

What’s Your Sign? May Midlo HoroScoops

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

May 1, 2018


Filed under A & E

Aries (March 21-April 19): Different ways to spend and earn money will frequently come up for you. Interacting with new people will help you become a better person. With these new friends, get involved in new activities, making you more adventurous with your time and attitude. However, do your researc...

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 11, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

At midnight on March 28, 2018, Midlo's orchestra, band, color guard, and dance team, joined together to travel to the Bahamas by cruise. Students' excitement grew as Principal Shawn Abel, Mr. Gordon Rawls, and Mr. Taylor Fletcher,  loaded the charter buses ready for the fourteen hour drive to the Ja...

What’s Your Sign? March Midlo HoroScoops

What’s Your Sign? March Midlo HoroScoops

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

March 15, 2018


Filed under Special Features

Aries (March 21-April 19): This month, don’t fear being overbearing. Express your love and passion with the utmost sincerity, and you will be gifted with the same. You aren’t easily brought down, so take your upcoming challenges with full strength, whether it is a difficult test, a rut in a relati...

Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under A & E

Jason Hwang, a cellist in the Midlothian High School orchestra, has just come off a year in Korea, where he furthered his musical career and studied, and he continues to succeed back in Midlothian.  Jason is a part of the IB class of 2019 and is paving his way in the Midlo family. He has recently joi...

Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Unfortunately, it is well known that cancer is a leading cause of death. The American Cancer Society states that "colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women".  Melinda Conklin's Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) fights for the cause of preventing thi...

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 23, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

On Friday, February 16, 2018, Midlothian choral groups came together for the annual Night Of Stars to showcase their seasonal routines. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Chamber Ensemble, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by the amazing Show Choir Band, highlighted their talent for a huge audience....

Gym Thursday Promotes Physical Activity

Gym Thursday Promotes Physical Activity

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

February 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On Thursday, February 22, 2018, Midlothian students and faculty suited up in their best athletic garb to celebrate Student Wellness Team's first Wellness Spirit Week. Thursday was dedicated to call attention to the importance of an hour of physical activity per day, whether it be hitting the gym or going...

Music Theory Students Give New Twist to Classic Tune

Music Theory Students Give New Twist to Classic Tune

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 9, 2018


Filed under A & E

Mr. Gordon Rawls teaches Dual Enrollment Music Theory, during which music lovers analyze the musical nature selections and learn the history of great composers. During the 2017-2018 school year, twelve students take this class to further their passion and love of music. One task of music theory stu...

Need Love Predictions? HoroScoops Has Your Back!

Need Love Predictions? HoroScoops Has Your Back!

Joy Li and Merrill Livingston

February 9, 2018


Filed under Special Features

Midlo HoroScoops wishes you a Happy Valentine’s Day with these romantic February horoscopes: Aries (March 21-April 19): In the month of February, be more productive and efficient. Connect with a vast amount of people and transform into a social butterfly. Your Valentine’s Day will be packed with af...

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