‘The Little Mermaid’ Sells Out Seats for Final Performances ‘The Little Mermaid’ Sells Out Seats for Final Performances

‘The Little Mermaid’ Sells Out Seats for Final Performances

Although it’s too late to get tickets to The Little Mermaid, you can see some teasers in this slideshow! Photos by Catherine Yeoman and Sydney Hauser

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Guys and Prom Guys and Prom

Guys and Prom

By Reese Panos Prom season is an exciting time. You not only have prom and post prom to look forward to but the school year is almost over and the weather has gotten nice again. Once your date says, “yes” to your promposal it is time for you to decide what you are wearing to […]

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Athletes’ First Steps on Stage Athletes’ First Steps on Stage

Athletes’ First Steps on Stage

The Little Mermaid Draws Players to New Field By Maddie Naeve Whether they are performing in football, wrestling, track, or baseball, juniors Paul Ryan, Andrew Louwagie, and Mitchell Louwagie could have been classified as “jocks”.  However, when they auditioned for ensemble in the school musical Feb. 6, they broke the theoretical wall between the arts […]

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The Mustang Moon Cleans Up in State Contest The Mustang Moon Cleans Up in State Contest

The Mustang Moon Cleans Up in State Contest

The Iowa High School Press Association announced the winners of the 2018 Spring Journalism Contest Results – Class A. Mount Vernon received 32 individual awards, with eight first-places. See more information on the IHSPA website: https://www.ihspa.org/5838/showcase/news-items/2018-spring-journalism-contest-results-class-a/     Online Video story 1st Mount Vernon HS The Mustang Moon Drew Adams: Touchdown King Cooper Bechtold, Nolan […]

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Spotlight

Steve Miller, a man of many talents

Steve Miller, a man of many talents

By Jillian McGuire We know him as the man who makes our day with his sense of humor and speaking in silly voices. He is someone who makes cakes for our birthdays and decorates the school for holidays. Steve Miller is much more to us than a custodian at our school. “I love talking to […]

Mar 21, 2018 13:01

Video

Students Share Internship Experiences

Students Share Internship Experiences

Video by Nolan Brand Internships were a new opportunity during J-Term 2108, facilitated by business teacher Kevin Murray. This video shows students speaking about their experiences.

Apr 4, 2018 16:07

Opinion

Importance of Journalism

Importance of Journalism

By Abby Davidson They bring us coverage on all of our favorite things, ranging from sports to celebrities to problems in our government. Journalists report on anything and everything for other people’s benefit. It’s not just a career or a class that benefits one person. Most people rely on journalism. Students rely on journalists to […]

Mar 12, 2018 12:25

Creative Corner

Watch Our Musicians Perform at Java Jazz

Watch Our Musicians Perform at Java Jazz

See a slideshow of images created by Maggie Dale from the Java Jazz concert held in the high school gym on March 29. Also listen to the music in the videos captured by Paige Zaruba. Java Jazz is a fundraiser for the music department.

Apr 5, 2018 12:34

Recent Articles

‘The Little Mermaid’ Sells Out Seats for Final Performances

‘The Little Mermaid’ Sells Out Seats for Final Performances

Although it’s too late to get tickets to The Little Mermaid, you can see some teasers in this slideshow! Photos by Catherine Yeoman and Sydney Hauser

State Science Olympiad

State Science Olympiad

The Science Olympiad Team had a highly successful season this year. The team ranked 2nd place as a whole on Saturday April 7th at Coe College. In a total of 23 events, the team got 1st place in 4 events,”It was a accomplishing  season, and I’m proud of all the progress we have made” said […]

Guys and Prom

Guys and Prom

By Reese Panos Prom season is an exciting time. You not only have prom and post prom to look forward to but the school year is almost over and the weather has gotten nice again. Once your date says, “yes” to your promposal it is time for you to decide what you are wearing to […]

Athletes’ First Steps on Stage

Athletes’ First Steps on Stage

The Little Mermaid Draws Players to New Field By Maddie Naeve Whether they are performing in football, wrestling, track, or baseball, juniors Paul Ryan, Andrew Louwagie, and Mitchell Louwagie could have been classified as “jocks”.  However, when they auditioned for ensemble in the school musical Feb. 6, they broke the theoretical wall between the arts […]

The Mustang Moon Cleans Up in State Contest

The Mustang Moon Cleans Up in State Contest

The Iowa High School Press Association announced the winners of the 2018 Spring Journalism Contest Results – Class A. Mount Vernon received 32 individual awards, with eight first-places. See more information on the IHSPA website: https://www.ihspa.org/5838/showcase/news-items/2018-spring-journalism-contest-results-class-a/     Online Video story 1st Mount Vernon HS The Mustang Moon Drew Adams: Touchdown King Cooper Bechtold, Nolan […]

Boys Soccer vs Muscatine

Boys Soccer vs Muscatine

Slideshow by Reese Panos. Boys Soccer against Muscatine played at Linn- Mar Stadium on April 7. The Mustangs fell to Muscatine, with a finishing score of 8-0.

Understanding One Another

Understanding One Another

By Josh Jordan Are we really that different? “Yes we are different because when you compare our background to theirs it is drastically different,” said senior Boe Brendes. Brendes was a part of the Social Justice J-Term class and went with his fellow students to meet students from Collins Academy High School. “We are similar […]

Boys Soccer Faces Marion in Season Opener

Boys Soccer Faces Marion in Season Opener

Photo Slideshow by Lauren Hauser The Mustangs were defeated by the Indians 5-0 in their first game of the season on Thur. April 5.  

Watch Our Musicians Perform at Java Jazz

Watch Our Musicians Perform at Java Jazz

See a slideshow of images created by Maggie Dale from the Java Jazz concert held in the high school gym on March 29. Also listen to the music in the videos captured by Paige Zaruba. Java Jazz is a fundraiser for the music department.

Students Share Internship Experiences

Students Share Internship Experiences

Video by Nolan Brand Internships were a new opportunity during J-Term 2108, facilitated by business teacher Kevin Murray. This video shows students speaking about their experiences.