First Start products

First Start starts students off the right way

Caterina Fromm, Opinions Editor

September 26, 2014

First Start helps special needs students gain insight into future work environments according to Class Advisor Deb Zwiefelhofer. First Start is essentially... READ MORE »»

Caption: These mugs are examples of First Start products. Purple Wings photo courtesy of First Start.

Cross Country strives for improvement

Austin Giedd, Co-Editor

September 26, 2014

The Eau Claire Memorial Cross Country team competed Spt. 20 at Wausau’s American Legion Golf Course. Junior Aubrey Roberts took First Place with a time... READ MORE »»

Memorial vs. North football game preview

Chris Dominski and Carl Ronnander, Sports Editor and Assistant Sports Editor

September 18, 2014

This year’s Memorial-North game is Thursday the 18th at 6:00 p.m., at Carson Park. With nervous energy surging through the school two Memorial coaches... READ MORE »»

BrownVBoard

Brown vs. Board of Education 60th Anniversary: Is ECASD proportional or disproportional?

Sammy Gibbons, Emma Barnhardt, Elisa Perez

June 11, 2014

Commentary by Sammy Gibbons, Elisa Perez and Emma Barnhardt May 17, 1954 a landmark case in the United States Supreme Court was decided. The conclusion... READ MORE »»

scholarship

Tips from a scholarship winner

Elisa Perez, Social Media Editor

May 13, 2014

Paying for college is one of the most stressful tasks high schoolers and their parents face. Winning scholarships is a way to alleviate some, if not all... READ MORE »»

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Clubs

TLI Club preparing for Teen Read Week

Bergen Phelps, social media co-editor

The Teen Literacy Initiative (TLI) Club is busy getting ready for Teen Read Week at Memorial. They have many things planned including guest authors, a book exchange, and even... read story

September 28, 2014 • 0 comments

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Varsity Show 2013

MHS Purple Wings

Reviews

les-miserables

ECCT’s “Les Misérables,” local talent astonishes

Sammy Gibbons, News Anchor

As the house lights of the State Theatre dim, the epic music of the opening song blares and the spotlights shine on the stage. After just hearing the first few notes of “Look... read story

October 28, 2013 • 0 comments

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MHS Weekly Announcements

Elisa Perez Interview

Features

BrownVBoard

Brown vs. Board of Education 60th Anniversary: Is ECASD proportional or disproportional?

Sammy Gibbons, Emma Barnhardt, Elisa Perez

Commentary by Sammy Gibbons, Elisa Perez and Emma Barnhardt May 17, 1954 a landmark case in the United States Supreme Court was decided. The conclusion was “…separate... read story

June 11, 2014 • 0 comments

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News

TLI Club preparing for Teen Read Week

Bergen Phelps, social media co-editor

The Teen Literacy Initiative (TLI) Club is busy getting ready for Teen Read Week at Memorial. They have many things planned including guest authors, a book exchange, and even... read story

September 28, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinions

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MHS builds ice rink?

Sammy Gibbons, News Anchor

Despite the misleading title of this article, Memorial High School (MHS) has not implanted an ice rink, at least not intentionally. For those of you that have you slipped,... read story

December 18, 2013 • 0 comments

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Parody

Wisconsin wins the National Championship!

Ian Kenyan, Purple Parody 2004

Late Monday afternoon, the Wisconsin Badger boy’s basketball team beat the University of Connecticut for the National Championship. This is Wisconsin’s first national... read story

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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