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The MV Current

Another Super Bowl win

Another Super Bowl win

MV Staff

March 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Thursday March 7, the English Academic Super Bowl Team earned first place at the Hoosier Heritage Conference competition. They beat out  seven other teams. Congratulations to Kaylie Demaree, Alyson Godwin, Sydney Godwin, Cadence Roy, Logan Hufty, and Kailee Monroe for their hard work and win....

Drake controversy

Cameron Baker, MVC Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under News

Aubrey Drake Graham, also known as Drake, has recently created controversy with the resurfacing of a video that depicts him fondling and kissing an underage girl onstage at one of his concerts. Since “Surviving R Kelly” was released on Netflix and has become instantaneously popular, numerous a...

Varsity color guard’s season

Varsity color guard’s season

Madalyn Cottrell, MVC Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Last week, the Mt. Vernon Varsity Winter Guard competed in Terre Haute. They have placed fifth at every competition they have competed in so far, and intend to keep pushing forward. So far, the guard has been performing a very successful season. The show’s theme is a twist on being trapped within one’s mi...

Weather Update

Weather Update

Emme Longman, MVC Senior Editor

February 25, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The weather in Indiana has been all over the thermometer for the past few weeks. First of all, the polar vortex hit Indiana full force. The temperatures were all in the negatives, and with the wind chills, the temperature was around -30 degrees. In some areas of the state, the temperature felt a...

Black Student Union

Black Student Union

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

February 20, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Friday, January 25, the first meeting for the Mt. Vernon Black Student Union, or BSU, took place in the auditorium. This was the first time the school has ever had a club to represent all minorities at Mt. Vernon. The group is not just for African-American students, but for all students at Mt....

Yellow Vest updates

Grant Hess, MVC Staff Wrtier

February 15, 2019


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The Yellow Vests, a group of French citizens, are continuing to protest. What started out as a small movement against a proposed tax on gas, has turned into a mass movement of over 50,000 people, against the Macron presidency. Months after the initial protest, they are still going strong. Macron has yet...

Surviving R Kelly

Clare Bielefeld, MVC copy-editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under News

Kelly, a popular R&B artist known for his hit “Ignition (Remix),” has been under the spotlight recently in wake of the new Lifetime documentary “Surviving R Kelly.” The documentary outlines years of sexual abuses and past relationships of the singer/songwriter and sheds light on his rumored ...

Pulling out of Syria

Rex Snow, MVC News Editor

February 4, 2019


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The president recently announced that he would withdraw 2000 troops from Syria, and in turn, U.S influence in the area. He stated that ISIS had been defeated in the area, which means that there is no longer a reason to have U.S involvement in the area Usually, these types of announcements are done by the White Hous...

Government shutdown

Rex Snow, MVC News Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under News

On December 22, 2018, the United States government shut down due to arguments over the allocation of funds for the 2019 fiscal year. Congress and President Donald Trump have not been able to reach agreement on how the budget should be allocated, as both have different agendas to push. The president ...

Vine co-founder dead

Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under News

On December 16, 2018, Colin Kroll, the co-founder of both Vine and HQ Trivia, was found dead in his Manhattan apartment. He was 34 years old. “We learned today of the passing of our friend and founder, Colin Kroll, and it’s with deep sadness that we say goodbye,” said an HQ representative on...

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