MHS senior Jake Evans win Gates Millennium Scholarship

MHS senior Jake Evans win Gates Millennium Scholarship

By Samantha Yeager, Round Table reporter
April 23, 2015
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Imagine a full four year education at a college level university completely paid for. For most, it is only a far off dream. For MHS senior Jake Evans, it is reality. Winning the Gates Millennium Scholarship to pay for all four years at the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was not easy for Evans.... Read more »

Rolo cookie surprise

By Jenny Stollar and Kaela Pratt
April 22, 2015
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Ingredients  1 box of chocolate cake mix 1/2 cup oil 2 eggs Rolo candies Directions  Heat the oven to 350F. In a large bowl, combine cake mix, oil and eggs. Blend well. Place a Rolo in the center of a piece... Read more »

Oreo-loaded blondies delight

By Jenny Stollar and Kaela Pratt
April 22, 2015
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INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick), melted 1 large egg 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 18 Oreo Cookies, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup M&M's DIRECTIONS: 1)... Read more »

Not the time for Apple watch, student say

Not the time for Apple watch, student say

By Kiley Hill, Round Table reporter
April 20, 2015
Filed under News, News articles, School news articles, The Latest

Middletown High School students were very critical toward Apple’s new iWatch coming out. Due to the fact that it can be worn, Apple said it is one of its most personal products. Its goal has always been to make more powerful, accessible, relevant and personal products. So as Apple makes its first... Read more »

‘Top Gear’ host’s firing causes differing views

‘Top Gear’ host’s firing causes differing views

By Evan Ruderman, Round Table reporter
April 20, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment news articles, The Latest

Middletown High School students had many differing opinions about Jeremy Clarkson’s firing from his position as host of a long-running car show, Top Gear. Clarkson, host of much-loved British television program Top Gear, was officially fired for becoming involved in a fracas with... Read more »

MLB pitch clock unpopular with MHS students

MLB pitch clock unpopular with MHS students

By Jack Sullivan, Round Table reporter
April 20, 2015
Filed under Sports, Sports news articles, The Latest

Middletown High School students were rather critical about Major League Baseball trying to implement a pitch clock. MLB is thinking about implementing a 20-second pitch clock into the game to speed up the game, which averaged about three hours last year. Not everybody was on board with the decision,... Read more »

‘The Last Man on Earth’ should be titled ‘The Worst Show on Earth’

By Owen Migdal, Round Table Reporter
April 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews, The Latest

The Last Man on Earth is another fail of a TV show that Fox has put in its Sunday Night Primetime slot. The show has a weak plot, no intellectually funny content and is just like almost every other live-action and single-camera comedy produced by Fox. The show centers on a man named Phil... Read more »

Donations bring help to children while teachers get pied

By Samantha Yeager and Laura Myers , Round Table Reporters
April 17, 2015
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Seniors Samantha Yeager and Laura Myers remind students to vote for a teacher they wish to be pied, and all donations from the voting will be donated to John's Hopkins Children's Hospital. It's a win win situation; a teacher gets a pie in their face and you're helping sick children.

Field trips, the news junkie style

By Kim Flemming, Round Table Reporter
April 17, 2015
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A review of the Middletown High School Intro to Media class field trip to the Newseum in Washington D.C

Cruz announcement draws mixed opinions

Cruz announcement draws mixed opinions

By Hannah Prensky, Round Table reporter
April 16, 2015
Filed under News, News articles, School news articles, The Latest

In a recent announcement that surprised no one who follows political coverage, republican senator  Ted Cruz from Texas announced he’s running for president. Middletown High School students gave mixed reactions about this announcement. MHS junior Sage Fagbohun was critical of Cruz’s decision... Read more »