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Mercer football bus catches fire in South Carolina

Mercer football bus catches fire in South Carolina

Nadia Pressley and Mary Helene Hall March 14, 2021
One of Mercer’s football buses caught fire outside of a Golden Corral in Columbia, South Carolina, Friday.
Racially charged vandalism, fires in Sherwood Hall

Racially charged vandalism, fires in Sherwood Hall

Katie Atkinson, Staff Writer May 2, 2016

Following recent bulletin board fires and outbreak of racially charged vandalism in Sherwood Hall, Dean of Students Douglas Pearson met with students for an open forum Thursday evening. “This is very...

Old Miller high burns in suspicious fire

Old Miller burns in suspicious fire

Sarah Pounds , News Editor August 16, 2015

Old A. L. Miller High School burned early Friday morning in a fire without known cause, but plans for redeveloping the property will still move forward. The fire started a little after midnight and...

Fire behind Pio Nono Kroger destroys old cotton mill

Fire behind Pio Nono Kroger destroys old cotton mill

Alex Preston March 24, 2011

A fire broke out Thursday afternoon in the old Atlantic Cotton Mill behind the Kroger on Pio Nono Avenue, emitting a dark plume of smoke that could be seen from as far away as Mercer’s campus. The...

Miss Molly trolley destroyed by fire

Miss Molly trolley destroyed by fire

clewis February 23, 2011

One of Mercer's two student trolleys inexplicably burst into flames early Friday morning just moments after dropping off its last load of passengers at Greek Village. The driver of the iconic "Miss Molly"...

A reporter snaps shots of the remains of the Miss Molly trolley Friday morning after it spontaneously combusted just hours before. Miss Molly caught on fire moments after making its last run of the night Thursday.

Miss Molly trolley destroyed by flames

clewis February 21, 2011

One of Mercer's two student trolleys inexplicably burst into flames early Friday morning just moments after dropping off its final load of passengers at Greek Village. The driver of the famed "Miss...

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