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“Killing Kennedy” is a mediocre anniversary showing

By Veronica Clements, Entertainment and Arts Editor

November 20, 2013

When there are any landmark, historic anniversaries, the TV world is immersed with honoring those dates with constant prime-time features, and The National Geographic Channel is no exception. On Nov. 10, Killing Kennedy, the docudrama based on the best-selling book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Duga...

Is the excitement of premieres enough?

By Veronica Clements, Entertainment and Arts Editor

October 16, 2013

As the movies keep rolling, each month is home to anticipated premieres. With Gravity, Captain Phillips, and The Fifth Estate coming to nearby theaters this October, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire premiering in November, this year will end with an interesting and impressive array of movies. But...

Every Day is different for every person

By Veronica Clements, Entertainment and Arts Editor

October 11, 2013

Your “good morning” consists of accessing memories. You wake up, discover who your family is, who you’re friends with and what bare minimum you are able to do as you live the day.  When the stars mark bedtime and you close your eyes, the “good night” you say to yourself is really a good-bye...

X-Factor finds its voice

By Veronica Clements, Entertainment and Arts Editor

September 19, 2013

In the search for the next "super-star," X-Factor might have finally found its niche.   On Sept. 11 and Sept. 12, FOX premiered its third season of the X-Factor with fresh faces, wit, and most importantly, undiscovered talent. The two-day premiere delved into the search for the “X-Factor."...

101 Dalmations

101 Dalmations

December 10, 2012

By Molly Spillman Round Table Reporter As opening night rapidly approaches, the cast of the Middletown High School winter play 101 Dalmatians race to perfect the final scenes in time for the date of the first show, Dec. 14. Crucial steps like correcting dance numbers and fixing blocking will make the ...

“A Christmas Carol” comes to town

December 5, 2011

By Veronica Clements Round Table reporter Sorting through costumes in the school’s dressing room, Susan Thornton, the co-director for Middletown High School’s play A Christmas Carol, exclaimed her excitement. “It’s fun!” she said about the play. “It puts you in the Christmas spirit! But it i...

MHS jewelry students rethink and recycle

November 10, 2011

Middletown High School jewelry and small sculpture students created 3D art pieces for the rethink recycle project. Junior Andrew Pressly, whose elephant is featured, and seniors Samantha Barbeito and Devin MacCrehan, were chosen to continue on to a state competition and represent MHS. - Photo...

Pink proves popular in October

November 8, 2011

  By Veronica Clements Round Table reporter Middletown High School sophomore Nick Sullivan was wearing pink fingernails in October, but it wasn’t part of his Halloween costume.  He was doing it to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “It’s just what I do every year,” he said. “Got to do so...

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