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Buried Tales of Pinebox, Texas: An Editorial/Book Review

I recently attended a Gaming Convention with my son, when I was surprised to see a Horror Anthology placed in our hometown of Pinebox.  Of course I puchased it immediately, went to the hotel room and started reading. I am shocked at how these writers have depicted our little town.  You would think every weird, […]

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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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Pizza Barn Sponsors Eating Contest

Gurgitators from all over Texas will be gathering together 11:00 am  Tuesday June 9th to take part in a pizza eating contest sponsored by The Pizza Barn. An entrance fee of $15 pays for all of the pizza you can shovel into your mouth. Prizes for the top three eaters include vintage Pizza Barn t-shirts […]

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Sweat Lodge Slated for August

President Nelson is excited about the new crop of Freshmen coming to ETU’s annual Sweat Lodge Orientation.  “We have the largest class of freshmen ever enrolled this year, and I’m sure they will all add to the Raven’s history with pride and honor.” This year’s Sweat Lodge is the third weekend of August to coincide […]

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Computer Game Causing Student Problems

If you haven’t heard of Infection, you probably haven’t been paying too much attention. The game designed by ETU seniors Dave McColluch and Dana Curtis solves the perennial game designer’s problem of “Easy to Learn, Difficult to Master” and has been downloaded and spread throughout the campus. Simultaneously releasing as a Flash based game played […]

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Texas Heat Takes its Toll

Temperatures reached 100 degrees in Pinebox this past weekend, driving students in search of water recreation. ETU students were in two separate water accidents. The first occurred at Lake Greystone. Junior Accounting major Tiffany Taylor was water-skiing when a ski hit one of the numerous tree stumps lurking just under the water, leftover from when […]

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