• Congratulations on Top 5 at Finals, Band of Marauders!
  • Make sure to buy tickets for 42nd Street, will be performed 11/15-11/18

The MV Current

The MV Current

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...

Apollo and the Next Giant Leap Exhibit

Apollo and the Next Giant Leap Exhibit

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

MVEF, the Mt. Vernon Education Foundation, and NASA worked together to host an exhibit that took place right here at the high school. The purpose of the exhibit is to give real-world experiences to the students and staff. The exhibit came with a 3.7 billion year old Moon Rock. The piece that was on disp...

iPhone XR Review

iPhone XR Review

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...

Sectionals and Regionals Game

Sectionals and Regionals Game

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

December 5, 2019

The MV football team defeated Pendleton 21-14 which led MV to their first ever appearance in regionals. The team has statistically improved since Coach Kirschner became the new head coach for the team. Coach Kirschner was the head coach for Ben Davis before leaving the school to join the MV team and ...

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...

The Band of Marauders State Finals

The Band of Marauders State Finals

Madalyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

On October 26th, 2019, the Band of Marauders traveled to Lawrence Central  High School where they competed in ISSMA Scholastic Finals. Due to the rain and high winds, the competition was pushed inside; however, that did not stop them from making history.  “I am so incredibly proud of these kids’...

Caraval

Caraval

Zyaria Hatcher, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

The book “Caraval” is a novel written by Stephanie Garber. There are three books in the series, with a mix of romance, adventure, and mystery. The book is directed towards young adults, but many adults will also find it enjoyable. Each page will leave readers wanting more and will keep them at the ...

Best Buddies

Best Buddies

Katelynn Hexamer, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Since September 26, 2019, Best Buddies has had two meetings.They have gotten to know the Co-Presidents Grace Marchal and Katelynn Hexamer,both juniors, meet with Mrs. Manship, and of course, meet with all of the kids. They also worked on t-shirt designs, watched a video about EKS day, and played with ...

Marauder Mystery Kickoff

Marauder Mystery Kickoff

Emerson Bridgewater, Sports Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

  Mt. Vernon has a new club by the name of Marauder Mystery. What is Marauder Mystery you may ask? “Marauder Mystery is a club where we try to get to the bottom of mysteries within the school. As well as mysteries, we also try to solve real life murder mysteries that students in the grou...

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