• An Anti-Smoking Convocation will be held on Jan. 19th from 8:35AM-12:10PM

  • Blood Drive on Jan. 18th from 9AM-2PM

  • Remember to charge your chromebook every night. Possibility of an E-Learning Day on Friday.

  • The Little Mermaid musical auditions are January 11-12th at 3:45 PM

The MV Current

The MV Current

Horoscopes

Maggie Brown, MVC Editor In Chief

January 18, 2018


Filed under Opinions

Aries - It’s not a date if neither of you choke violently on Italian food. Taurus - You can’t say that here, this is public property. On your own property, however, no one can stop you. Gemini - If at first you are consumed by a fire set by your vengeful ex wife, rise, rise again to seek ...

Stop Defending Predators

Sydney Blankenship, MVC Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Ever since Harvey Weinstein was accused of sexual assault, more and more people have come forward with their experiences with sexual misconduct. It reached new heights when it wound up at a government level with Roy Moore. Roy Moore was a Senate candidate accused of sexually molesting an underage girl. ...

How to study for finals

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Finals are coming up soon, and students have all different kinds of studying methods. Personally, I do not really study that much. I usually try to study the week of finals, and that gets me through just fine. I go back and review my notes for a history final, and I do some practice math problems in ...

Save Net Neutrality

Caty McGovern, MVC Opinions Editor

December 12, 2017


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A letter to the reader: What is net neutrality and why is it important? Net neutrality prohibits internet service providers from speeding up, slowing down, or blocking anything on the internet. Currently net neutrality is in place in the United States, but it could be taken away. On December 14, ...

Lil Pump

Lil Pump

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

If the lyrics, “Gucci gang, Gucci gang, Gucci gang, Gucci gang, Gucci gang, Gucci gang, Gucci gang!” sound familiar to you, you are probably one of the millions across the nation, including myself, who have listened to the song “Gucci Gang” by up and coming artist Lil Pump. Lil Pump, formall...

Horoscopes

Maggie Brown, MVC Editor In Chief

December 5, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Aries- The government can do all kinds of things. All of the things they choose to do, however, are bad. Taurus-You will soon have a deep undying love of the post office ingrained so deeply into your being that it will seem strange that it was not always there. Gemini- Fill the holes in your heart...

Stressing senior

Stressing senior

Caty McGovern, MVC Opinions Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

I have always heard the stories of how senior year is usually one of the easiest years in one’s high school career, and that your junior year is the hardest. I would like to say that I really don’t believe that to be true. Senior year, one has to deal with the stress of applying to college, waiting ...

‘Tis the season to be organized

Carly McWilliams, MVC Features Editor

November 27, 2017


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With schoolwork piling up and finals week approaching sooner and sooner each day, there has never been a better time for students to get organized. My saving grace for organizing both my weekly plans and school assignments has been keeping a planner. I bought a pretty simple one for around $10 at...

Premature Christmas

Premature Christmas

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Why do so many stores put up Christmas items the day after Halloween? To me, it makes me want to buy Christmas decorations less and less the earlier I see them. “I don’t like when people put up decorations too early, it’s weird,” said Beth Ahonen, 10. “Christmas music is good and all, bu...

Congress conflict

Joan Lee, MVC Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Opinions

There are 535 members in Congress, which is divided into two chambers - the Senate and the House of Representatives. The Senate has 100 members, each with six-year terms. One-third of the Senate seats are up for election every two years. The House of Representatives has 435 members, each with two-year...

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