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Student Talent Showcased at the Live Show

Student Talent Showcased at the Live Show

Courtney Lepine, Opinion Editor

February 11, 2016

On Thursday, January 7, Middletown South had its annual Live Show. The production was  put on by the Senior Executive Board. Most of the performances were our talented musicians and singers. The performance that closed the first act consisted of lively singing and dancing to the Michael Jackson classic,...

Students and Teachers Take the Stage

photo courtesy of  Amanda Glynn

Amanda Glynn, News Editor

February 11, 2016

On January 13th the Future Educators of America hosted their annual “Dancing with the Teachers” and they did not disappoint.  The theater was quickly packed with an electrified crowd waiting to cheer on their favorite teachers and friends.  Fourteen teachers took the stage to show off their dan...

“Ashes to Ashes” – An Ode to Bowie

“Ashes to Ashes” - An Ode to Bowie

Jackson Healey, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

David Bowie said “Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming” in promotion for his 1977 album, Heroes. However, no one could have prepared the world for the tomorrow that was January 10, 2016. After an eighteen-month long struggle with terminal cancer, David Bowie passed away and the world ...

Local Concerts Bust Break Boredom

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Matthew McGrath, Staff Writer

December 23, 2015

Things To Do Over Winter Break: Winter break lasts 11 days this year. December 26 = The Union at Brighton Bar, Long Branch NJ December 27 = Silent Future at Brighton Bar, Long Branch NJ December 26-28 = The Bouncing Souls at the Stone Pony, Asbury Park NJ December 29 = Sammy Adams at the S...

Garden State Film Festival Founder Visits Film Classes

photo Courtesy of Mr. Corey

December 14, 2015

The Film/TV classes were visited by Garden State Film Foundation founder Diane Raver on December 1st.  Ms. Raver gave a clinic on what makes a good film and how to market it to film festivals.  In addition she took questions from South students and gave career advice.

South Accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

December 11, 2015

Middletown High School South was visited by a team of educators during the first week of December with the purpose of evaluating the school in order to determine whether or not we should be accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It was the culmination of approximately 18...

Terror in Paris

Terror in Paris

Courtney Lepine, Opinion Editor

November 18, 2015

    On Friday night tragedy struck in Paris, France. It began with an explosion outside of a crowded soccer stadium, Stade de France, in which four people were killed. Minutes later it was followed by a second explosion inside the stadium. The French President Francois Hollande was inside the sta...

The Southside Players present: The Diary of Anne Frank

The Southside Players present: The Diary of Anne Frank

Sean T. Cuddihy

November 12, 2015

The Southside Players present The Diary of Anne Frank on November 19, 20, and 21st. Thirteen-year-old Anne Frank had been writing in her red-and-white-checkered diary for less than a month when her sister, Margot, received a call-up notice around 3 p.m. on July 5, 1942. Although the Frank family...

Students and Staff Serenade at Subterranean Lip Sync

Photo courtesy of Jason Pfeffer

Allison Straub, Feature Editor

October 19, 2015

On Thursday 10/15 Middletown South held its first ever Lip Sync Battle in the Southside Theatre. It was a fundraiser for Subterranean Literary & Art Magazine to support Middletown Helps Its Own and benefit student scholarships. The battle consisted of students (and teachers!)  who selected songs,...

South Shines at Brightside Film Festival

South Shines at Brightside Film Festival

Amanda Glynn

September 29, 2015

    During the 2014-2015 school year, Mr. Corey’s TV Production students were instructed to create short films for the class and were more than up to the challenge, with students channeling their creativity to create engaging films that varied from humorous shorts to action-driven plots.  Stude...

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