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The MV Current

The MV Current

“Game of Thrones” Oreos

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2019

Recently, I got the chance to try the limited edition “Game of Thrones” Oreos. I was surprised by how detailed they really were. The Oreos were decorated on top with The Night’s Watch and three of the biggest houses in the show: House Lannister, House Targaryen, and House Stark. They were all ...

A capella concert

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

May 7, 2019

On Tuesday, April 30, the Mt. Vernon A Capella group, Locked Out, performed at the Alumni Center at 7pm. Tickets were $5 for adults and $2 for students The group sang songs such as “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder, “Say Something,” and “No Roots.” There were also featured solos or duets in between...

Theater finals

Theater finals

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

April 2, 2019

On Thursday, March 7, the theatre class, taught by Ms. Davis, performed small plays for their final grade. The students performed plays they had memorized during class. “They performed beyond my expectations,” said Ms. Davis. “They worked really hard the entire quarter, and it showed in their ...

Removing my wisdom

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019

I got all four of my wisdom teeth removed recently, and it surely was an experience. I was terrified of my gums not healing correctly, so I took tons of precautions and made sure to follow all of the directions the doctor gave me. “I did not feel any pain until after the surgery,” said Nyjia Thompson,...

Weather Update

Weather Update

Emme Longman, MVC Senior Editor

February 25, 2019

The weather in Indiana has been all over the thermometer for the past few weeks. First of all, the polar vortex hit Indiana full force. The temperatures were all in the negatives, and with the wind chills, the temperature was around -30 degrees. In some areas of the state, the temperature felt a...

Black Student Union

Black Student Union

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

February 20, 2019

On Friday, January 25, the first meeting for the Mt. Vernon Black Student Union, or BSU, took place in the auditorium. This was the first time the school has ever had a club to represent all minorities at Mt. Vernon. The group is not just for African-American students, but for all students at Mt....

February horoscopes

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

February 19, 2019

Aries: You should only drink Fiji water. Taurus: You do not need to buy a new backpack every semester. Save some money. Gemini: Cutting your hair will not solve your issues. Cancer: Yes, you can start wearing shorts now. Leo: Either take your iron pills or bundle up. Virgo: Share your id...

Tips for scholarships

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018

Senior year is a blast until you realize there is so much to get done. Scholarship deadlines sneak up on you, and they come up at the least convenient time. Once you think you are in the clear after applying for college, you realize that is just half the work. Scholarships might not be the most talked ab...

Kettering a cappella trip

Kettering a cappella trip

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2018

On November 9-11, the Mt. Vernon a capella group, Locked Out, got to go to the Kettering A Cappella Festival in Kettering, Ohio. There were many performances by both high school and professional a cappella groups. Workshops were also available for the students to attend, whether it be as an a cappe...

Inside scoop on college tours

Inside scoop on college tours

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018

Over break, I went on three college tours: Purdue, Butler, and Trine. I learned many things while visiting these colleges. For example, you must keep an open mind when on them; it is really easy to judge the college immediately just for the way it looks or remembering the bad things that you’ve he...

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