The Fairmont State University community was saddened to learn that the deputy U.S. marshal who died following a Feb. 16 shooting in Elkins was FSU alumnus Derek Hotsinpiller, who graduated from FSU in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. -- Due to transportation problems for Ohio State-Newark, tonight's season opener between the Falcons and the Titans has been cancelled. There is no make-up date for the teams at this point, although the teams are working on trying to play this weekend. Log on to www.fightingfalcons.com for updated information.
Those who plan to tailgate and participate in activities on Saturday, Oct. 30, related to the Fighting Falcons football game against Seton Hill are encouraged to help Fairmont State University win a recycling challenge.
More than 12 participants took part in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition hosted by the Department of Intramurals of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College on Saturday, Sept. 11.