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The MV Current

The MV Current

Exchange Program

Exchange Program

Katelynn Hexamer, Staff Photographer/Writer

January 21, 2020

Mt Vernon has had an international student exchange program for years. The current program started in the 2016-17 school year. As part of this program, international students come to the United States, for as little as months and as long as two years. Current students are from Spain, Vietnam, German...

Decorating for Christmas

Decorating for Christmas

Graci Watson, Staff Writer

January 15, 2020

Many people who celebrate the holidays decorate. Some decorate by  just putting a christmas tree up. Others go all out and cover the whole house with Christmas lights. Despite this, even people who don't decorate often have opinions about the best time to start decorating. “ I don’t think it’s...

Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

Madalyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

The cast of Shrek the Musical took their final bows on Sunday, November 24th. For the last 4 months, the crew, cast, and creative team have been working to put on an unforgettable performance. Shrek received a lot of positive feedback from several audiences, and was nearly sold out for the last three perform...

92nd FFA National Convention

92nd FFA National Convention

Claire Jaques, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

The 2019 FFA National Convention & Expo took place in Indianapolis, Indiana. FFA advisors bring their members from all over the nation. For many, the convention is an opportunity to meet back with friends from across the nation. From the Virgin Islands to Texas, members of the FFA look forward to this...

Dogs in Halloween Costumes

Dogs in Halloween Costumes

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Hey Marauders, welcome back to another “Taylor Talk.” This month’s topic is dogs in Halloween costumes. These costumes range from being adorable to looking absolutely ridiculous on the dogs. From mail carriers to baskets, the costume companies truly make them all.  “I got my dog, Lola, a Halloween costume t...

?Marauder Mysteries? Episode 1 Haunted Auditorium

Claire Jaques, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

There have been numerous accusations surrounding Mt. Vernon High School, but this one will throw students for a loop. Many students have come across frightening encounters with hauntings in the high school auditorium and music area. These scarring encounters leave students on the edge of their seats, won...

Haunted Indiana: Mud Creek Theatre

Madalyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

On the corner of Sergeant Road and just off of Fall Creek, sits Mud Creek Theatre. Nicknamed the “Barn,” it has become notorious for their local productions and summer youth programs. The Barn is a local monument for the performing arts. But, after spending a summer there, I learned that there is ...

Halloween 2019

Halloween 2019

Graci Watson, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

Halloween is a popular holiday throughout the world. This year, Halloween was on a Thursday; however, the weather was frigid. The weather was in the 20’s with chill winds, snow and possible rain. Despite the freezing temperatures, people still went out and got their candy, carved pumpkins, and had...

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