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Elder Football 2019

Elder Football 2019: a season to be remembered

May 14, 2020

As there hasn't been a whole lot to do because of COVID-19, it's very easy to look back and reminisce...

Members of the group at the Freestore Foodbank 25th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta

Why Not? Service Group serves as an example for all

October 31, 2019

Serving the community is one of the highest principles and standards of Elder High School, and all of...

Cheering section performing the famous 'Nani Nani' before a game in 2017

Friday nights best themes

September 6, 2019

Friday Nights under the lights are finally here. The student section goes crazy every game while cheering on their teammates, and friends on the field. It is a great atmosphe...

My brother the snail

DJ Melillo '19, staff Writter

April 11, 2019

Many of you may not know this, but I have a younger brother that is a freshman. His name is Wesley Melillo. Wesley plays football and is on the wrestling team. I would say he is a fairly active student at this school. Wesley is a very unique person though, he does odd things and resembles a rat/snail like creature. I am here...

DJ being a man of God by showing his love to Jesus

Is DJ Melillo an Elder Man?

April 11, 2019

Overview DJ Melillo (class of ’19) is the type of person that some would look up to. He is on the varsi...

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No Shave March: Top Picks

March 7, 2019

No Shave March has quickly become one of the most anticipated annual events at Elder. Despite the...

Panthers fired up after big play against Oak Hills

Elder Basketball is hot!

March 7, 2019

Elder basketball is extremely hot right now. The Panthers are on a roll, and it doesn’t look like it...

Stephen looks to check his most recent time.

The best fish in the sea

February 5, 2019

Although the swim team might not be the most successful team at Elder, there are still some standout...

10 things I'll miss about Elder High School

10 things I’ll miss about Elder High School

December 2, 2018

Slowly but surely, I am beginning to realize that my time here at Elder is coming to an end. This year...

Juniors serve the community

Juniors serve the community

November 6, 2018

On November 5th and 6th, the class of 2020 exemplified “Altiora” as they provided service for fourte...

Senior Year Danny Ginn showing off his skills against a talented Lakewood St. Edward's team.

The legend of Hugo

November 5, 2018

Whether you know him or not, after reading this article you will be familiar with the daily week and...

How busy can a High Schooler really get

No pain, no gain

October 15, 2018

It is a very common thing for an adult to have a very busy, stressful life. Most adults are very busy...

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