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Enchanting night at prom

Prom court 2019

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

May 9, 2019

The Mt. Vernon 2019 prom took place at the Scottish Rite Cathedral on April 20, 2019. The theme for the dance was “Enchanted Evening Under the Stars,” and the venue was beautiful. Many students showed up and danced the night away from 7:30 to 10:30. Festivities took off with dance circles, ...

Softball scores a win

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

May 9, 2019

The Mt. Vernon girls’ softball team started their season in late March with a 10-2 win against Scecina Memorial High School. The team has gone 12-2 for the season, only taking losses to Noblesville and New Palestine. The team is currently ranked 14th in the state and has high hopes for the seaso...

Dance team wins


Clare Bielefeld, MVC copy-editor

April 22, 2019

On March 12, 2019, the Mt. Vernon Gold Intensity dance team won first place in the AA Pom division of the Indiana High School Dance Team Association state finals. The whole team has worked very hard to get to this place, and it definitely paid off. “Our team went undefeated all season,” said Vivian Hoepner, ...

Spring break staycation ideas 2019

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

March 4, 2019

Spring Break is coming up soon, and many students are catching flights to the coast to get some sun. However, others are stuck here in Indiana. But do not fret! A staycation in your hometown doesn’t have to be boring and dull. There are many fun things to do here in town.  Here are a few. “...

Inexpensive Valentine’s Day dates

Valentine's Day gifts

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Copy and Opinions Editor

February 7, 2019

With Valentine’s day right around the corner, many couples are saving up to splurge on the big day. Some prefer to go big for a romantic show of affection for their dates, but many are looking to save and do something more inexpensive, but personal. Here are some ideas for dates that won’t break th...

Holiday rendezvous ideas

Christmas-themed mug

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

December 17, 2018

As the weather here in Indianapolis gets colder and the holiday season dawns upon us, many are excited to celebrate with their significant other. Here are some of the best holiday-themed date ideas for couples in the Indianapolis area. Ice skating Ice skating in the winter is an adorable way to emb...

“Mid90s” review

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

November 29, 2018

Films about skateboarding have historically been inaccurate and poorly portrayed, so when Jonah Hill decided to write and direct one for his directorial debut, I was more than shocked. The movie, by the name of “Mid90s,” portrays a coming of age story about a young skateboarder who entangles hims...

Midterm updates

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions Editor

November 13, 2018

 As we view the midterm election race in retrospect now, tensions are high as the results will greatly influence the political atmosphere in the next two years. The midterm elections took place on November 6th. “I think these midterms are a good chance to get more Democrats in the House,” said...

“My Friend Dahmer”

October 18, 2018

After finding myself stuck in the click hole of YouTube, I came across a recent interview with Ross Lynch. I had not heard that name since watching the Disney show “Austin and Ally” as a kid, so the video peaked my interest. It was an interview regarding his role in the new independent film, “My...

Tips for freshmen

Two freshmen girls work on grammar in their English class.

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

September 6, 2018

The 2018-2019 school year has started and is now in full swing. While seniors look forward to their last homecoming, freshmen are looking forward to their first. For many freshmen, the first year in the high school can be scary, but also very exciting. Luckily, upperclassmen have some words of wisd...

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