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The MV Current

The MV Current

Empty Fortville

Blake Herbert, Staff Photographer

April 23, 2020

Things to do in Fortville

Libby's ice cream and gifts

Piper Todd, Staff Photographer/Writer

February 28, 2020

In the small town of Fortville, Indiana, fun seems to never end. With the many shops, restaurants, and parks, visitors and residents have an abundant array of places to visit.  Libby's Ice Cream is one of the most popular places in Fortville. They offer a delicious variety of ice cream flavors and ...

Things Around Fortville

Blake Herbert, Staff Photographer

January 24, 2020

New: Mt. Vernon Academy

Poster about STEM at MV

Emma Clifton, MVC Staff Reporter

May 15, 2018

Mt. Vernon is starting something new. As the town of Fortville expands, integrating with Fishers, Mt. Vernon is challenged to meet the need with a few expansions of its own. What started out as an idea to better the school system, developed into an idea to create Mt. Vernon Academy. Nyjia Thompson Pri...

Fortville doesn’t always click with cliques

Fortville doesn't always click with cliques

Claire Dorsch, Editor in Chief

February 21, 2017

Fortville, according to the Indianapolis Business Journal, is feeling the nudge from Fishers to expand. A new family friendly restaurant and bar is moving in on Broadway being opened by Taxman Fortville LLC, Java Junction is moving into a bigger facility just as What A Girl Wants has, and there are p...

Java no longer by the junction

Java no longer by the junction

Lauren Pilkington, MVC Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017

Java Junction is moving locations, and a lot of people are shocked about it. “We're moving into the Sea Breeze building next to Dollar General. I'm pretty sure it's going to be a restaurant/mini coffee bar,” said barista, Avery Bray. The Fortville location closed last month with very short noti...

Fortville Winter Festival

Fortville Winter Festival

Joan Lee, MVC Staff Reporter

January 31, 2017

Although there were several other winter festivals, like in Cumberland and Greenfield, that were held on Saturday, December 3, I had the pleasure of going to the one in Fortville. The Fortville Winter Festival is back for the holidays. This year, Fortville Action Inc. organized the Winter Festival. Fortvi...

Hairspray! is the latest MVHS style

Cast members rehearse for their stint on the Corny Collins show, one of the many sets of Hairspray!

Katie Smith, MVC Staff Reporter

November 16, 2016

Good morning, Baltimore. The Mt. Vernon Drama Department is performing the 2002 Broadway classic, “Hairspray!” I had the pleasure of viewing the show early and might I just say, I loved every minute of it. From the vibrant sets to the quirky characters, this show is a must-see. I couldn’...

Farmers’ market wraps up season

Caty McGovern, Opinions Editor

October 24, 2016

Every Thursday afternoon during the summer and fall, the Fortville Church of the Nazarene allows a farmers’ market to be held in their expansive parking lot. The farmers’ market is put on by the Chamber of Commerce. Vendors for the farmers market come from all different areas of Indiana. The v...

Open mic sets the stage for fun

Compiled by MVHS staff

September 22, 2016

On Friday, September 23, Ten West Center for the Arts will host the first MVHS Open Mic Night at 7:00 pm. Ms. Anderson and the high school singers planned this event to showcase student talent. Admission is only $2 and there will be refreshments available for purchase. In addition to solo p...