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Battle of the Barbecues: Shane’s Rib Shack vs. Mission Barbecue

Battle of the Barbecues: Shane’s Rib Shack vs. Mission Barbecue

Zinzi Symister and Maddie Burke

January 17, 2019


Filed under A & E, Midlo Community

For barbecue lovers, Midlothian houses two unique restaurants that will hit your sweet or savory spot: Mission BBQ and Shane’s Rib Shack. Each receive 3.5 stars on Yelp, so the Midlo Scoop decided to get to the bottom of which one is the superior barbecue chain. Both restaurants bring various choices...

Come Perform at the Writer’s Guild Open Mic!

Come Perform at the Writer’s Guild Open Mic!

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Editor

January 17, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On February 13, 2019, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm, The Midlothian High Writer's Guild will host its first open mic of the year in the library. All students and faculty are welcome to participate. Literature of any kind is appreciated, including poetry and prose, original or otherwise. Sign up here or arrive and perform at the event. Food ...

A Winter Storm of Enthusiasm

A Winter Storm of Enthusiasm

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

January 17, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

In the midst of snow storms and school closings, Midlo students still had time to show their spirit and love for Midlothian High School at the Winter Pep Rally, which took place on Friday, January 11, 2019. Through their colorful apparel and ear piercing screams, the students rose to their feet, most ...

Midlo DECA Delivers at the Annual DLC

Midlo DECA Delivers at the Annual DLC

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, Midlothian High School's DECA chapter traveled to Chesterfield Towne Center to compete in the annual DECA District Leadership Conference (DLC). Sports Marketing and IB Business Management students practiced for this in class a few days prior to the competition, and they left sc...

Classes Show Their Colors

Classes Show Their Colors

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

Midlothian students marched into the 2019 Winter Pep Rally with their class colors in order to impress the judges and win big at the end of the day. The freshmen brought a new taste of color with flashy orange; the sophomores intimidated the competition in all black; the juniors impressed the crowd wit...

Students Fight Bad Habits in 2019

Students Fight Bad Habits in 2019

Emily Vanlandingham

January 14, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Whether we like to admit it or not, everyone has bad habits, and as  we begin 2019, now is a great time to tackle them.  Midlo students shared how they plan turn turn their bad habits into positive ones. Olivia West, 9th- "When I get hungry, the first food that comes to my mind is junk food. I alwa...

Change Doesn’t Happen from the Sidlines. Game On.

Change Doesn’t Happen from the Sidlines. Game On.

Mrs. Marie Randrianasolo

January 11, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Champions Club at Midlothian High School Come meet and hang out with some of your very own special needs peers. Our meetings will consists of ice breakers, games, food activities, friendship building, and dance parties. The members of this club could also help out with Midlo’s Medford Basketball &...

IB Class of 2018 Earn Coveted Diploma

IB Class of 2018 Earn Coveted Diploma

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

January 10, 2019


Filed under IB, Showcase, Student Life

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Program boasts hardworking, devoted, and driven students. To graduate from the program, students complete a multitude of tasks and objectives, allowing them to excel in the esteemed program in the most efficient way possible. Based on how well each task and objec...

English Students Enhance the Community

English Students Enhance the Community

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

January 9, 2019


Filed under Student Life

High achieving students who have worked diligently in their English classes were inducted into the National English Honors Society (NEHS) on January 4, 2019, in the Midlothian library during Midlo Morning. NEHS members, new and old, attended the celebration. The ceremony began with Mr. Daniel Cheatha...

Midlo IB Sponsors Blood Drive

Midlo IB Sponsors Blood Drive

Mrs. Tina Walke

January 8, 2019


Filed under IB

Are you interested in giving to our community and to our school?  By participating in Midlothian's Blood Drive, you can help save lives while helping Midlo earn scholarship money at the same time.  On Thursday, Jan. 24, the IB Program, along with the American Red Cross, will sponsor a blood drive in t...

Spirit Club Gives Back to the Community

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 19, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On December 17, 2018, the Midlothian High School Spirit Club held its annual holiday gift wrapping party. While the Spirit Club loves to show school spirit, they also love to give back to the community and the Midlothian family. Students gathered in the library during Midlo Morning to wrap gifts for l...

DECA Celebrates the Holiday Season

DECA Celebrates the Holiday Season

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Midlothian High School's DECA chapter celebrated the holiday season during Midlo Morning with the annual holiday social. Roughly 50 members gathered in club sponsor Mrs. Carolyn Manheim's room for the event, enjoying the assortment of drinks, candy, cookies, muffins, and Dun...

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