Posts Tagged ‘2014’

Mount Vernon Students Contribute to Magical Night

Mount Vernon Students Contribute to Magical Night

Students in 21st Century Journalistic Writing created a video about magical night. Kaitlin Zieser, Jessie Weitnauer, Lynn Lewis, Brooke Kelley, and Yves Cotterill collaborated on interviews, video and editing. View their work below:

State Runners Up!

State Runners Up!

The boys cross country team placed second at state, and the girls team placed eighth. Results: State Cross Country Boys Teams: 1.Gilbert 73, 2.Mount Vernon-Lisbon 78 3.Pella 96 4.Grinnell 168 5.Charles City 179 6.Center Point-Urbana 191 7.Dallas Center-Grimes 194 8.Decorah 208 9.Algona 209 10.Bishop Heelan 219 11.Marion 255 12.Vinton-Shellsburg 263 13.Harlan 272 14.Ballard 325 15.MOC-Floyd […]

Mustangs Travel to West Union Monday

Mustangs Travel to West Union Monday

The Mustangs beat Mediapolis Wednesday night 20-9, and will advance to second round playoffs. The next game is Monday, Nov. 3 in West Union. A pep bus is offered to students. Sign up in the office. The bus costs $5, and tickets are $6. The bus leaves at 4:30 p.m. for the 7 p.m. game […]

Orchestra Fall Concert Video

Orchestra Fall Concert Video

The Mount Vernon Community Schools Fall Orchestra Concert was held Oct. 28 in the district auditorium. The Orchestra is directed by Tabitha Rasmussen. Check out some video below: Concert Etiquette Rap The Evil Eye and Hideous Heart by A. L. Silva Finale from Farewell Symphony by G.F. Haydn Fourth Grade Orchestra:

MV Advances to Regional Semifinals

MV Advances to Regional Semifinals

The Mustangs will advance to Class 3A regional semifinals after defeating Benton in three sets: 25-13, 25-9, 25-12. Mount Vernon High School will host East Marshall Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. Below are photos of Tuesday’s game against Benton taken by Claire Pettinger.      

Area Choirs Join Their Voices

Area Choirs Join Their Voices

Mount Vernon choir students performed with Solon and Cornell choirs on Monday night in King Chapel. The choir is directed by Thad Wilkins. Video captured by junior Anne Liberko of three of the songs can be seen below: Ballade to the Moon words and music by Daniel Elder i carry your heart Gloria

The Robbers Steal Powderpuff Win

The Robbers Steal Powderpuff Win

By Jennifer Deininger (From A Non-Sporty Person’s Point of View) This year’s powderpuff game ended in another upset as the Junior/Freshman team the “Robbers” overtook the Senior/Sophomore “Cops.” The game ended with a score of 2-0 as freshmen and juniors stormed the field to lift their players and celebrate the win. This in my opinion, […]

Mustangs Win Homecoming!

Mustangs Win Homecoming!

Coming from behind after an early field goal by Monticello, the Mustangs triumphed 10-3. Mickey Hines 75-yard punt return 4th quarter and the accompanying 2-point conversion turned the game around.

Queen Abbey and King Tyler

Queen Abbey and King Tyler

Thursday night was eventful with the parade, coronation and powderpuff game. Seniors Abbey Teubel and Tyler Kranig are our new queen and king. In the powderpuff game, the junior-freshman Robbers stole the show with only 4:43 left in the game. They bea from the senior-sophomore Cops with a safety, final score: 2-0.   video:

Homecoming Week

Homecoming Week

Homecoming events: Parade (line up at 6 p.m. at elementary school, with step off at 6:30 p.m.) Thursday, Sept 25 with coronation and powderpuff football to follow. Homecoming game Friday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 p.m. Schedule for Alumni Awards and Homecoming Assemblies Friday, September 26, 2014 Early Bird 7:15 – 8:00 am Period 1 8:30 – […]