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The MV Current

The MV Current

Australian Bushfire

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

The continent of Australia is currently ablaze and suffering a major crisis in their ecosystem. Due to bushfires, a large fire is spreading rapidly across the vast outback. The fire at first was believed to have been started by the country’s common droughts and extreme heat. Now the cause of the...

U.S-Iran Tension

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

On January 3rd, the Pentagon announced that an airstrike killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani. Soleimani was one of the most notorious Iranian generals in modern times and was responsible for the death of many Americans. Soleimani was blamed for the deaths of American troops in Iraq and was also accu...

Coahuila Shootout

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

A bloody gunfight broke out in the Northeast state of Coahuila in Mexico on Monday, December 2nd and claimed the lives of twenty-three people. The gunfight broke out in the small town of Villa Union which is just about an hour’s drive south of Texas’ border. The attack began when a pack of heavily arme...

Dresden Heist

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Priceless jewels were stolen on Monday, November 25th in Dresden, Germany from the Dresden Green Vault display showcasing jewelry with all sorts of rare gems that were crafted in the 18th century.  At roughly 5 a.m. that morning, two thieves used axes to break through a window, into the display room...

Death of Young Rapper Juice WRLD

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

Jarad‌ ‌Anthony‌ ‌Higgins,‌ ‌a‌ ‌21‌ ‌year‌ ‌old‌ ‌rapper‌ ‌also‌ ‌known‌ ‌as‌ ‌Juice‌ ‌WRLD,‌ ‌passed‌ ‌away‌ ‌on‌ ‌ December‌ ‌9‌ ‌due‌ ‌to‌ ‌a‌ ‌medical‌ ‌emergency‌ ‌inside‌ ‌of‌ ‌Chicago’s...

The Baghdadi Operation

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

On October 26th, U.S. Forces carried out a raid to kill ISIS, the Islamic State in Syria leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.  Trump announced on the following Sunday morning, “Last night was a great night for the United States and for the world. A brutal killer, one who has caused so much hardship an...

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...

Fair Pay to Play Act

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

On Monday September 30th, the Governor of California, Gavin Newsom signed a Fair Pay to Play Act. This means for the first time college athletes can be paid for their name and image. Although, with the act being passed, it does not guarantee colleges will pay their athletes, but they can get an agent who c...

Whistleblower Complaint

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

On August 12th, 2019, a Whistleblower Complaint was filed against Donald Trump. The complaint was filed saying that President Trump was using the power of his office to solicit interference from a foreign country in the 2020 U.S. election. A Whistleblower Complaint is something filed by a person ...

Air Force Stays At Trump Resorts in Scotland

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

October 21, 2019

On September 9, the United States Air Force ordered a review of all international layover stays after some members of the Air Force stayed at President Trump’s Turnberry resort in Scotland. These layovers were made by crew members of the Air Force while refueling. They are controversial due to the go...

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