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The Student News Site of Mount Vernon High School

Jacket Journal

The Student News Site of Mount Vernon High School

Jacket Journal

MVHS Presents Shakespears Bachelorette and Check Please

MVHS Presents “Shakespear’s Bachelorette” and “Check Please”

December 2, 2022

Friday Dec 2nd and Saturday Dec 3rd, the MVHS Drama Club presents two one-act comedies at 7PM in the MVHS Theater. "Shakespeare's Bachelorette" by Lea Marshall and "Check, Please'', by Jonathon Rand, explore the...

Late night thriller leads West Holmes over the Lady Jackets

Late night thriller leads West Holmes over the Lady Jackets

Esme McDonald, Editor December 2, 2022

West Holmes walked into the Hive Thursday night ready to show that this would be the only time they would walk onto the court. From the start, the Lady Knights showed a full court press and continued...

Senior Leah Gourley shines as a student and student athlete

Senior Leah Gourley shines as a student and student athlete

Laura Wythe, JJ Reporter December 1, 2022

Leah Gourley participates in FFA, 4- H, and is a 3-year varsity tennis player. Her love for tennis started six years ago. Leah shared, “I love playing tennis and the friendships and connections are...

Jacket Nation activities for November 28 - December 3

Jacket Nation activities for November 28 – December 3

November 29, 2022

The Fall Play, Bowling, Swimming, Basketball, and the John Brown Memorial Wrestling Tournament are just a few of the activities our Jackets will be attending and participating in this week.

Yellow Jackets open the season handing Centerburg a 57-39 defeat

Yellow Jackets open the season handing Centerburg a 57-39 defeat

November 23, 2022

14 miles is the distance between Mount Vernon High School and Centerburg High School. The majority of those miles can be traveled on just one road. The distance is minimal but the memories of what occurred...

Jackets fall to Columbus DeSales in their home opener

Jackets fall to Columbus DeSales in their home opener

November 22, 2022

Jackets fall to DeSales 60-34. The Jackets will return to action on Tuesday when they travel to Ashland to take on the Arrows. Game time is set for 6:00.

Jackets Host Winter Pep Rally; The Teachers Know How to Dance

Jackets Host Winter Pep Rally; The Teachers Know How to Dance

Grace Laymon, Photography Editor November 22, 2022

When the leaves begin to fall and the snow covers the grass, we know one thing is for sure. We know that winter sports have begun. The Mount Vernon High School held a pep rally on Friday, November 22....

In the Know takes the Mid-Ohio Academic Varsity Challenge Title

In the Know takes the Mid-Ohio Academic Varsity Challenge Title

November 21, 2022

While the rest of the student body at Mount Vernon High School was casually going about their day on Friday, three seniors from MVHS participated in the Mid-Ohio Academic Varsity competition and came away...

Devlin Hager as this weeks JJ Pick

Devlin Hager as this week’s JJ Pick

Chelsea Bender November 21, 2022

Devlin Hager is this week’s JJ Pick. Devlin Hager is determined to continue his education after high school after discovering his passion for exercise sciences.  “I’m interested in physical...

Lady Jackets defeat Centerburg in overtime thriller

Lady Jackets defeat Centerburg in overtime thriller

Cooper Carpenter, JJ Live Editor November 18, 2022

Lady Jackets win in overtime against Centerburg. JJ Live Editor Cooper Carpenter and JJ Live staff member Ben Bridges talked with head coach Nate Short and seniors Neveah Williams and Brooklyn Thayer...

Jacket Nation Activities for November 21-27

Jacket Nation Activities for November 21-27

November 18, 2022

Thanksgiving break will be upon us this week. The Jacket Journal staff wants to wish all of Jacket Nation a Happy Thanksgiving. The bowling team will begin their season on Monday when they face East Knox...

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