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The MV Current

iPhone XR Review

IPhone XR

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

December 5, 2019

The iPhone XR was released in 2018 where the base price was $999 when released. Now, you can find them for around $699, which is a great price for everything this phone offers. There is an increasingly better battery life compared to previous phones and the phone is water resistant.  “One time I d...

Seniors Boycotting ASVAB

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

November 12, 2019

The ASVAB was on October 30th and all seniors were told to take it, even seniors that already passed ISTEP and ASVAB. The ASVAB is a multiple choice test, administered by the United States Military Entrance Processing Command, used to determine qualification for enlistment in the United States' armed ...

New Arby’s Menu Items

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

Hello and welcome Marauders to a new column called, “Taylor Talks.” In this column I will be giving you my opinions on any subject I find interesting or topics you suggest.  Arby’s recently released some new limited time items on their menu. In September, I tried their new Cinnamuffins and ...

Area 51, I Guess

Madelyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Like all memes and internet trends, the Area 51 meme was funny for about five minutes. What started as a popular joke on Facebook, blew up in weeks.  To live through 15 minutes of internet fame, a man on Facebook started a public event to raid Area-51 in attempts to reveal the aliens allegedly locke...

Senior reflection 2019

Joan Lee, MVC Features editor

May 24, 2019

Four years of high school seemed to have passed by in a blink of an eye. It feels like yesterday when I walked into the high school building as a freshman, having a glimpse of it during eighth grade. I do not regret much of my high school experience. I believe that I enjoyed it to the extent that...

Senior year reflection

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

May 21, 2019

Newspaper has been such a big part of my life ever since freshman year. I joined newspaper class because my choir friend, Dakota Fisher, dragged me in. She told me that newspaper was fun, and I would make close friends in there. I am forever grateful that she forced me to be in the club. When I j...

May Horoscopes

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

May 6, 2019

Aries: Tell your mom about your plans ahead of time, don’t spring them on her. Taurus: AP season is alive and real, and oversnacking will not make you feel better. Gemini: Get more educated on a topic before you preach about it. Cancer: Enjoy what is left of your classes. Leo: When ...

“High School Musical” at Mt. Vernon

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

This year's spring production is “High School Musical.” It’s a very popular show that most of the kids at MVHS have grown up with. The perfect story of high school life helps the people watching fall in love with every character. “I can’t wait to see the show, because ‘High School Musica...

Balancing work & school

Allison Yoder, MVC Staff Wrtier

April 26, 2019

What comes to mind when thinking about high school in movies? It might be football games, school dances, or maybe extracurricular activities. What does not often come to mind though is the number of students who have to go to school for eight hours a day and then immediately go to an after school job for a...

Shield Hero Controversy

Grant Hess, MVC Staff Wrtier

April 23, 2019

A few months ago, an anime called”The Rising of The Shield Hero,” appeared out of the blue. This one was another isekai; an isekai is a genre of show in which the main character is transported to another world. Many watchers were underwhelmed, “who would want another isekai?” and “when will...