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A new edition of the senior awards

A new edition of the senior awards

May 17, 2016

If you've seen the nominations in The Purple Quill's senior awards ballot, you probably recognized that a l...

15 things I’ll miss about Elder

15 things I’ll miss about Elder

May 9, 2016

Like most seniors, I'm beginning to realize my time at Elder is running out. This year has been the best...

Elder students look forward to summer

Elder students look forward to summer

May 9, 2016

May is finally here and it's time to start thinking about what every kid loves,  summer. Whether it's...

A historic year comes to close

A historic year comes to close

May 9, 2016

It's been nine months since the first day of class, and in those past nine months the students and faculty...

Seniors initiated into Alumni Association

Seniors initiated into Alumni Association

May 9, 2016

We are in the last month of the 2015-2016 school year and most seniors have a nice case of senioritis....

Fantastic Food Search Episode 4: Elder vending machines

May 2, 2016

Rainy days are the norm this time of year in the 'Nati, but that’s alright. Rain or shine the boys ...

Previewing the ElderFest NBA 2k Tourney

Previewing the ElderFest NBA 2k Tourney

April 27, 2016

The NBA 2K Tournament is one of the best events around during ElderFest. This year's tournament features...

Elder administers ACT to juniors

Elder administers ACT to juniors

April 17, 2016

Throughout every student's junior year, they spend a ridiculous amount of money on taking standardized...

Elder changes

Elder changes

April 15, 2016

No matter what year you graduate, kids go through changes during their four-year career at Elder High...

Elder’s future leaders ready to take on challenges

Elder’s future leaders ready to take on challenges

April 13, 2016

The school year is nearing a close and it's time for the seniors to pass the torch to the juniors.  This...

The tradition of ElderFest

The tradition of ElderFest

April 13, 2016

Its the end of April, the 4th quarter is coming to a close, seniors are ready to graduate, and freshman...

Woots BBQ: Home of mouthwatering barbecue

Woots BBQ: Home of mouthwatering barbecue

April 7, 2016

In 2010, Mr. Anthony Wooten founded Woots Barbecue. He had never initially planned on founding his own...

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