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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...

Leadership Workshop

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

I had the amazing opportunity to go to Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser’s Student Leadership Workshop at Decatur High School on Thursday, August 29th. The cost was $35, and it was worth every single penny. For those of you who do not know who Dr. Tim is, allow me to explain. He is a well-known name in the mus...

The New IT Movie

Cade Clark, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

Friday on September 16th “It Chapter Two” hit the box office. It’s had a long awaited arrival since the first movie in the series “It,” which came out September 8th, 2017. “It Chapter Two” came out with really high expectations after the success of the first movie. Starting with a 7/10 ...

Flower Boy Album Review

Gabe Thomas, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

    Once in a lifetime, an artist releases an album that changes the way they are looked at by the mass media. The biggest example of this is Tyler, The Creator’s 2017 Album, Flower Boy.  The album starts off with one of my favorite tracks, “Foreword:” where Tyler raps about his fears of deat...

Lip-syncing taken to a whole new level

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

May 24, 2019

The 2019 Mt. Vernon Lip Dub took place on Friday, May 3rd during SRT. The whole school was able to participate and sing along to the songs such as Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X, “Hey Ya” by OutKast, and “Best Day Ever” by Mac Miller that was being played while the students walked through the...

Spring Sing 2019: The Soundtrack of Our Lives

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

May 20, 2019

The Mt. Vernon choir Spring Sing was on Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th. The shows were held at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. “It brings everyone together to celebrate the final performance with the seniors,” said Abigail Tucker, 11. Spring Sing is the whole choir joining to...

Men’s Varsity Baseball

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC staff writer

May 6, 2019

Boys’ Varsity baseball season has begun for MV. Although the season did not start with a win, the Marauders have made up for it, as they are on a 3 game winning streak. “Opening game was really bad. We lost 20-10 to Southport High School, but we have definitely made up for it,” said Coach Carr...

Class sizes @ MV

Class sizes @ MV

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2018

According to the Mt. Vernon Corporation, the average number of students in classes has been determined to be 25. I know that the number raises more than a few eyebrows for students and teachers alike. While some classes seem to have far too many students in them, some classes can still function wi...

E-Learning day 2018

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018

Mt. Vernon had its first E-Learning day on Wednesday, September 19th, and many said that it was successful. “I liked staying home and doing my work on my own time,” said Zoe Wacker, 11. Students stayed home and signed into their classes as if it were a day when school was canceled. Everyo...