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The MV Current

The MV Current

Online AP Testing

Madalyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the College Board has been forced to approach the AP test differently. Most students can’t test in schools due to the buildings being shut down, so all testing will take place online this year.  It is something many students will have to adapt to, but for weeks, AP te...

Amazon Milk Frog Pets

Graci Watson, Staff Writer

May 20, 2020

There are many people in the world who have pets, but not many have pet frogs. One of the easiest frogs to take care of are Amazon Milk frogs.  Amazon Milk frogs have blue blood and that is why they have a blue tint to them. The females are louder than the males and since they are more active at ni...

Quarantine Buzz

Zyaria Hatcher, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Let’s say you’re dying of boredom and have absolutely nothing to do. You decide to go on Tik Tok and scroll through videos on the For You page and all you see is “The Vampire Diaries.” Since quarantine, everyone has been on the rave about the television show “The Vampire Diaries,” even though...

Game of Thrones

Madalyn Cottrell, Staff Writer

May 12, 2020

I finally got on the Game of Thrones bandwagon near the end of March as the stay at home order was called, and finished all 8 seasons into the first weekend of April. Although the show ended over a year ago, fans are still commonly frustrated over the rushed and poorly written end of the final season...

Online Classes

Bring Change to mind Zoom call

Zyaria Hatcher, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

As Covid-19 continues to spread around the world, most schools across the nation are switching to online classes, also known as Elearning. This move to online education is an attempt to slow the spread of the disease by allowing students and faculty to avoid gathering in one small space.  Whenev...

Working During Corona Time

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

April 29, 2020

For the past several months, the topic of COVID-19 has grown increasingly popular. During this time corporate brands and small businesses alike have been assessing the current situation, and adapting the best they can. As a fast food employee, my work routine has changed for the better in order to keep...

My Review of Tiger King

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

Hey Marauders! This month’s Taylor Talk is about “Tiger King.” “Tiger King” is a limited time Netflix series. This series has a total of seven episodes, and they are each roughly forty minutes in duration. I am not sure when the show will be taken off of Netflix. The main people this documentar...

Things to do While Being Quarantined

Paint with Diamonds is a time quenching, fun activity.

Katelynn Hexamer, Staff Photographer/Writer

April 21, 2020

Are you very bored of staying home during this quarantine? It may be hard, but keep in mind that there are a lot of people stuck inside just like you are. Staying inside does not always have to be colorless and dull. There are many fun things to do at your house.  Here are just some of the things y...

The Flu

Graci Watson, Staff Writer

April 9, 2020

On March 14, I got the flu from my friend. I did not feel sick until Sunday afternoon when I was laying down in bed watching Netflix. My stomach hurt and I had the cold chills. I tried to ignore it and take a nap, but I could not. So I told my mom and she took my temperature to see if I had a fever. When I...

Foreign Exchange Students

Sophia Dewael, Staff Writer

March 31, 2020

Mt. Vernon High School gives students from other countries the opportunity to become exchange students at our school. It gives these students the chance to explore and learn about the schools and culture of the United States while also improving their English. There are also different clubs and spo...