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The MV Current

The MV Current


Rex Snow, MVC News Editor

April 11, 2019

On June 23, 2016, a referendum was held over whether or not the the United Kingdom should remain part of the European Union. Fifty-two percent voted in favor of leaving the EU. As a result, Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union was invoked, allowing the UK to start a two-year process to exi...

New trend alert: Momo

Zyaria Hatcher, MVC Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

Now that eating Tide Pods and trying to get Kylie Jenner lips are not trends anymore, another internet hoax appears and its name is Momo. The lasted hoax has parents freaking out because it is targeting children. Momo is said to target young children by encouraging them to text a number on the app, WhatsA...

Theater finals

Theater finals

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

April 2, 2019

On Thursday, March 7, the theatre class, taught by Ms. Davis, performed small plays for their final grade. The students performed plays they had memorized during class. “They performed beyond my expectations,” said Ms. Davis. “They worked really hard the entire quarter, and it showed in their ...

Another Super Bowl win

Another Super Bowl win

MV Staff

March 8, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...