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Highlights: Volleyball 10.9.18

By Reese Poffenbarger and Jade Ruggieri

October 9, 2018

MHS Varsity Volleyball game highlights from October 9, footage by Jade Ruggieri.

Feature: Painted parking lot spots

By Kelsey Hammack and Jade Ruggieri

September 25, 2018

MHS seniors were given the opportunity to reserve parking spots and and along with the reservation the chance to personalize their spot. MHS Round Table reporters Kelsey Hammock and Jade Ruggieri give us a look on what designs the seniors had created.

Podcast: Cheer talk

Podcast: Cheer talk

By Jade Ruggieri and Camden Houck

May 22, 2018

Known as a traditional sport associated with football games, cheerleaders help pump up the atmosphere of the game. However, there is more to a cheerleader that goes beyond the huge bow placed on top of their head. Round Table reporter's Jade Ruggieri and Camden Houck discuss cheerleading and all the...

26th annual Empty Bowls Banquet fills the bowls of those in need

MIddletown staff serve food to those who attended the banquet.

By Jade Ruggieri, Opinion managing editor

April 27, 2018

On Thursday, April 12th, the 26 annual Empty Bowls Banquet was held in the cafeteria at Middletown High School. With dining music played by Lily Mueller, featured artist Samantha Johnson, food catered by Carrabas, the banquet's contributions were donated directly to local charities to help those in need....

26th annual Empty Bowls Banquet

MHS junior Macy Horman hand-paints a bowl in preparation for the banquet.

By Jade Ruggieri, Round Table opinion managing editor

April 11, 2018

On Thursday, April 12, the 26th annual Empty Bowls Banquet will be held at Middletown High School. Round Table reporter Jade Ruggieri gives a preview of what the benefits and purpose are of the banquet.

Cancer’s impact on Middletown High School students

MHS junior Nic Bradley shares how cancer has affected his life.

By Jade Ruggieri, Round Table opinion managing editor

April 8, 2018

According to the National Cancer Institute, approximately 39.6% of men and women will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives. While this may seem like a distant statistic, students at MHS share the firsthand effects of cancer as they witness their family members manage the disease....

The racing career of Zack Wells

The racing career of Zack Wells

By Freddy Roberts and Jade Ruggieri

March 27, 2018

Middletown High school sophomore Zack Wells has been racing since he was four and half years old. Now, as a sophomore, Wells is furthering his racing career with a certified NASCAR license as he travels along the Eastern Coast to race.

The buzz about Bitcoin

The buzz about Bitcoin

By Nic Bradley and Jade Ruggieri

March 27, 2018

In 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto announced the release of bitcoin, a new electronic cash system that uses a peer to peer network to prevent double spending, but it’s completely decentralized with no server or central authority. So he created digital cash. In order to realize digital cash a payment network...

Reactions: Trapped in the snow

Reactions: Trapped in the snow

By Nic Bradley and Jade Ruggieri

March 23, 2018

On March 20th, 2018, what seemed to be the start of a regular day with light rain in the morning followed with chilling temperatures transformed into a driver's nightmare. At approximately 8:35 AM the rain turned to snow and began to cover everything in its path. By 9:45 AM the parking lot and all cars...

Question Confession: What’s the biggest lie you’ve ever told your mom?

Question Confession: What's the biggest lie you've ever told your mom?

By Jade Ruggieri and Kim Fleming

January 24, 2018

Have you ever lied to your mom? Have you ever gotten caught when you have? Round Table reporters Jade Ruggieri and Kim Fleming take to the halls of MHS in the first installment of "Question Confession" (inspired by Jimmy Kimmel) to ask Middletown students just that.

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