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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...

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 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...

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...

Senior Citizen Luncheon held at Energy Fieldhouse

Senior Citizen Luncheon held at Energy Fieldhouse

Grace Laymon, Photography Editor November 17, 2022

The tradition started years ago when the Mount Vernon School District held the first senior citizen luncheon. Covid hit and the tradition was put on hold. Fast forward to this year, and the tradition was...

Sophomore students visit the Knox County Career Center

Sophomore students visit the Knox County Career Center

Laura Wythe, Photographer November 17, 2022

Mount Vernon High School students had the opportunity to attend a variety of programs at the Knox County Career Center early last week. Students had the opportunity to select three disciplines and current...

National Honor Society Inducts 26 students into the Laura B. Koons Chapter

National Honor Society Inducts 26 students into the Laura B. Koons Chapter

Natalie Boggs, Guest Photographer November 17, 2022

Mount Vernon High School's National Honor Society Chapter, Laura B. Koons inducted 26 students on Tuesday evening. MVHS String Quartet members Emily Springer, Alex Couch, Christopher Hawthorne and Hannah...

Craigo, Summerfield, and Conway participate NCOSSCA Senior All-Star Game

Craigo, Summerfield, and Conway participate NCOSSCA Senior All-Star Game

Grace Laymon, Photography Editor November 14, 2022

Seniors Jack Craigo, Anna Summerfield, and Ella Conway had one high school soccer game left to play. All three seniors were selected to play in the NCOSSCA Senior All-Star game at Shelby High School on...

Jacket Happenings for November 14-19

Jacket Happenings for November 14-19

November 11, 2022

Winter sports are underway as both basketball squads will gear up with a variety of scrimmages. Look for a gallery of pictures from the National Honor Society Induction later this week.

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