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The MV Current

The MV Current

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...

Indoor Percussion begins

Indoor Percussion begins

Piper Todd, MVC Staff Reporter and Photographer

January 28, 2019

On November 13, 2018, Mt. Vernon Indoor Percussion began. Over 21 students went to the open call to participate in learning their show. The group ensemble consists of mallet instruments and racks filled with many instruments. Many of the students participating are extremely excited to perform their show a...

Best of MV 2018

Best of MV 2018

Zyaria Hatcher, MVC Staff Reporter

January 24, 2019

2018 has come to an end, and the new year approached fast. For freshmen, it is their first year of high school. Over this past year, a lot has happened, from victorious sports seasons to great shows and performances. The homecoming game was successful. Mt. Vernon took the victory, and the dance was a ...

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...

Serving the Mt. Vernon community

Serving the Mt. Vernon community

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018

For students looking to join any clubs at Mt.Vernon, the Service Learning Club is a relatively new club that is accepting members. This club provides a way to give back to the community. The Service Learning Club president, Joe Shepard, 12, said, “I love it because it gives people an opportunity...

Mental health convocation

Allison Yoder, MVC Social Media Manager

September 20, 2018

Homework, activities, clubs, and more are pieces of a puzzle that connect to make high school a memorable experience for everyone. However, there is a difference between balancing activities to make a mandatory part of life more enjoyable versus becoming overwhelmed with too many responsibilities. This...

German Club at MV

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

September 4, 2018

German Club is starting back up this year. The meetings will be held in Mr. Mitchell’s room, A212, during SRT every other Thursday starting September 6th. The club is focused on celebrating German culture and food. The leaders are Rex Snow, Angelina Metcalf, Elizabeth Ahonen, and Clare Bielefeld. “G...

Phantom Regiment at MV

Phantom Regiment at MV

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018

Mt. Vernon housed Phantom Regiment, a professional drum corps that is a part of Drum Corps International, from August 7-11. The band members stayed and slept in the auxiliary gym, and the drivers of the buses stayed in the choir and band practice rooms. The members practiced in the parking lot, an...

8th grade leaves the high school

8th grade leaves the high school

Rex Snow, MVC News Editor

August 21, 2018

The school year has just begun and yet there are still some people who have yet to be in the right place. Not all of the 8th graders are in the middle school. The new classrooms for the middle school are still not ready as of now. Because of this, some 8th graders will have to stay in the high school...

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