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The MV Current

The MV Current

Choir concert celebrates Christmas

Choir concert celebrates Christmas

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

December 20, 2017

The Mt Vernon winter choir concert was on December 12th at 7:00pm. The winter concert was full of Christmas songs, and it really helped the audience members get into the Christmas spirit. The MV Singers, the beginning choir, sang, “Carol of the Bells,” “All Night, All Day,” “Santa...

Deviants of MVHS

Claire Dorsch, MVC Managing Editor

December 18, 2017

Deviance is relative to every society. Deviant behavior is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as the fact or state of departing from usual or accepted standards, especially in social or sexual behavior. In America, it is common to ask a stranger what their profession is while getting to know them. In ...

College in Canada

Emma Clifton, MVC Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017

As fall rolls to a close and the first hint of winter chill settles in the air, seniors everywhere are tucking college acceptance letters into frames, pouring over materials with a watchful eye, and freaking out about tuition. For international students, the stakes are higher and the cost lower. ...

MV gives thanks

MV gives thanks

Nyjia Thompson, MVC Social Media Director

December 7, 2017

Quiz bowl champions

Maggie Brown, MVC Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2017

Tuesday, November 23, was the first round of competition for the Mount Vernon Quiz Bowl Team, and they placed first in the HHC. They continued to finals on Thursday, November 25th, and again placed first, making this the first time in 24 years that MV has won the quiz bowl conference.   The team...

Fall in a cake

Lauren Pilkington, MVC Staff Reporter

November 27, 2017

Looking for a fall food to make? Craving something sweet? This caramel apple upside-down cake could be a good fix. This fun recipe only takes 35 minutes total to make and I would highly suggest trying it out.   Ingredients: Flour: 1 ½ cups Sugar: ⅓ cup Baking powder: 1 tbsp Eggs: 2 Oil: ⅓ ...

Reflecting on the years

Sydney Blankenship, MVC Staff Reporter

November 21, 2017

On Saturday, October 28th, the marching band had a banquet to celebrate the end of the season. It was also to reminisce on the good memories with the seniors. It was an emotional, yet fun night, filled with laughter, tears, and good vibes. It was my last time going to the banquet as a member of the marc...

The scoop on AP classes

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

November 17, 2017

The AP and ACP teachers have a designated time when they can tell whether the students have or have not completely given up on the class. “When we get to mid-third nine weeks, right before Spring Break, I can tell if they have given up,” said Mr. Guthrie, who teaches APUSH. “I had students th...

MV’s fall break adventures

Nyjia Thompson, MVC Social Media Director

November 10, 2017

Marteen’s “hot” new song

Marteen’s “hot” new song

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

On Friday, November 3, the MV newspaper staff was given a promotional poster for the song “Sriracha” by Marteen, a 16 year old up-and-coming artist. The promotional materials consisted of bookmarks with his picture and social media accounts on it and a small poster that was shaped like a bottle ...