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No “Crop Circle” on ETU Football Field

The ETU Athletic Department took the unusual step Monday of issuing a statement to rebut a recent widespread rumor. The rumor, which has spread across campus via Twitter and cell phones, purports that a large symbol similar to those in crop circles was seen growing in the grass of the ETU football stadium. Assistant Dean […]

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Student Injured in Fire at Halloway Hall

A Sophomore student was severely burned by a fire in her dorm room at ETU’s HallowayHall early Sunday morning. Campus police received a 911 call from a neighboring student who lived across the hall and who reported smoke coming from the room. On arrival, police and fire crew saw flames in the window of the […]

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Search Continues for Missing Parachutists

Golan County Search & Rescue and the Golan County Sheriff’s Office are continuing the search for two parachutists who are missing following a jump on Friday. The parachutists, Ellie Castle and David Wang, jumped with a local parachute enthusiasts group as part of the celebration of Pinebox Softball Daze, which began Friday evening. The group, […]

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Noxious Fumes Ruin Faculty Chili Cook-off

The annual spring faculty chili cook-off was canceled only minutes after it started when several people fell ill from noxious fumes and had to be hospitalized. The source of the fumes was found to be not from the cook-off but from a broken ventilation duct from the nearby Abrimov Sciences Building. Six people were admitted […]

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Lifeguard Rescued at Community Pool

Emergency services went to the Golan County Community Pool on Friday after receiving a call from a panicked staff member of the pool. However, when the ambulance crew arrived, they discovered that it was a lifeguard that was in trouble. “A pool patron, a kid, came up to the lifeguard on duty yelling that there […]

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Cushing Estate to Auction Valuables for Charity

The estate of wealthy Pinebox former resident Phoebe Cushing will be auctioned off this July and the proceeds will go to various charities in and around Golon County. The auction has been anticipated since Cushing’s death in September, but legal challenges by her surviving children have delayed the event. A recent out-of-court settlement between the […]

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