On a sign next to Ruby Jones Hall: "Students-- three fires in one day. This is not an ashtray!"
The reason: Due to the beautification project that has taken the campus by storm, there is new mulch next to the Political Science building. There were three fires that needed to be put out this afternoon because of students throwing their spent cigarettes into the flammable plantings.
Yet again, truth is stranger than fiction.
More interesting by-products of WCU's desire to look pretty to come.