The Guilfordian

Fire in Mary Hobbs draws attention across campus

Fire in Mary Hobbs draws attention across campus

Aubrey King & Matthew Jones, Staff Writers

September 26, 2014

A fire truck parked in front of Mary Hobbs on the quad and smoke billowing from the building’s roof turned a few heads on campus last Thursday morning. According to Greensboro fire chief Greg Grayson in an interview with the News & Record, the two-alarm fire started due to a problem related...

“Rim Fire” result of extreme climate conditions

Emily Haaksma, Staff Writer

September 6, 2013

Woodland creatures scurry frantically across the sizzling undergrowth as flames engulf their modest forest homes. A defeated buck lies on the charred ground, struggling to make use of his limp legs. While many would associate this scene with the dramatic wildfire in Walt Disney’s Bambi, Americans on the...

Fire in The Grill has employees running, jumping over counters

Michael Caswell, Staff Writer

March 7, 2013

A fire broke out on Tuesday, Feb. 26 in the kitchen of The Grill when a coil from an old grill burst into flames. “At first, I was stuck and did not know what to do,” said Grill Worker Mecah Bellamy. “Then I ran.” When Grill Worker Kevin Otutuloro saw the fire, he quickly jumped over the...