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Melted chocolate being poured into a raspberry

Are Chocolate Raspberries Superior to Chocolate Strawberries?

Hannah Elstro, MVC writer and photographer January 3, 2023

Chocolate strawberries: a classic dessert many know and love. Although it feels like the combination has been around forever, they actually were not made until the 1960’s, when a woman named Lorraine...

Stores also have sections for crafts or baking. Getting someone something related to their hobbies is always a good idea.

The Best Gifts

Garrett Brown, MVC writer and photographer January 2, 2023

With the holiday season just around the corner, people are on the lookout for presents. There are common gifts like toys, ornaments, clothing, homemade gifts, and silly gifts for white...

Faux Christmas trees, surrounded by Christmas lights for sale.

Should Christmas Season Start in November

Susanna Gates, MVC writer and photographer December 12, 2022

As the Halloween season quickly fades from view with the October leaves, another season takes its place. Stores quickly stock up on Christmas trees, candies, and decorations. It is like a Christmas explosion....

The crew and cast have fun while they work. They are all close and hang out after school as well as rehearse and create sets and props for the musicals.

Mama Mia BTS

Garrett Brown, MVC writer December 9, 2022

Working behind the scenes of Mamma Mia!, I found out just how much work goes into making such a production. It is truly a magnificent experience; only with the combination of...

MVHS econ teacher, Mr. Rush, with his reusable water bottle.

Drink More Water

Isabelle Hernandez, MVC writer and photographer December 7, 2022

At Mount Vernon High School, I see herds of students walking through the halls--people with their school supplies, friends, and water bottles. Water bottles are so common that they...

Why Zoos are Bad

Ryleigh Hinkle, MVC writer December 5, 2022

Zoos have been around since the 1700’s. They hold animals of all kinds, from mammals to reptiles. Zoos have come under severe criticism as many people debate whether or not their existence is good. Personally,...

Challenges of Learning a New Language

Callie Osburn, MVC writer December 2, 2022

Learning a new language can be extremely challenging for children and adults all around the world. Many new learners give up easily because of the sheer volume of words, phrases, and grammar rules that...

The thumbnail of “Anti Hero”by Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift’s Midnights

Bri'An Ashely, MVC writer and photographer November 29, 2022

On October 21st, at three in the morning, the worldwide sensation Taylor Swift dropped a new album titled, “Midnights'’ featuring 20 songs on the album. It is available on Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora,...

Why I Believe Flipped Classrooms Do Not Work

Gabe Rentfrow, MVC writer November 21, 2022

A flipped classroom is a type of teaching style where instead of teaching the students in class, the teacher assigns notes as homework, reviews the notes, and allows for skill practice during class time....

NFTs are Bad

Delainey Root, MVC writer November 21, 2022

NFTs are actually really really awful. NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are unique digital identifiers. They are bought and sold using cryptocurrency. NFTs are often seen in digital artwork, in-game items...

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