Destinee Leaphart awoke to a loud noise and a sharp pain in her shoulder. Initially brushing it off as just her shoulder popping, she felt fluid on her hand. Using her phone as a light source, she realized that what covered her hand was blood. She had been shot.
Like many Americans, I indulged in that beloved tradition of Black Friday shopping over the past weekend. Before the sun even peeked out over the horizon, I was running frantically from shop to shop trying to find the best deals on sweatpants and whatever else I needed to stock up on for winter.
Two men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed, according to court records. The Ann Arbor News reported that Ed Jemeal Thomas and Kristopher Kaivon Pratt, both 20, face charges murder and robbery charges.
Did you know that I have the approximate athletic ability of a tree stump? If you’ve read pretty much any of my editorials, you do. I tend to rant about that a lot.
A pickup truck crashed head-on into a dumpster in front of the Peninsular Place apartment complex on Sunday night.
Modern society seems to have this love-hate relationship with the concept of chivalry.
Gather ‘round the metaphorical campfire and I’ll tell you a story, alright? Eastern Michigan University has its share of creepy legends, like how Starkweather Hall is supposedly haunted by Mary Starkweather and Jones and Goddard have some thing about a faceless janitor or something. But I’m willing to bet you’ve never heard of the Echo ghost.
In the past year, three homicides occurred in the area directly north of campus. In December 2012, junior communication and electronic media and film studies major Julia Niswender was presumably murdered in her apartment at Peninsular Place. The father of an EMU student was killed in a dispute in March 2013 in the same complex, and sophomore communication major and student-athlete Demarius Reed was found dead in the University Green apartments, down the street from Peninsular Place.
The most common question I’ve gotten about the newspaper in the past couple weeks is something to the effect of “Why do you guys keep picking on Ron English?”
I have a confession. This is just between you and me, okay? I’m secretly obsessed with “Wrecking Ball” by Miley Cyrus.
Eastern Michigan University has approved a plan to increase the amount of financial aid awarded to students in the upcoming school year.
Be a part of Eastern Michigan University’s annual juried art and poetry showcase. Come to the Student Center Kiva Room at 4 p.m.
Outside of the Alexander Music Building, a lonely W.W. Kimball grand piano somberly enjoys its final day.
Wow, Eastern. Personally, I normally applaud the Echo ...
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Everyone needs to stop this insanity!
Getting rid of football is not an option. I and all ...
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