Auburn oak trees poisoned

Toomer's Corner Oak Trees
7:52 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Auburn Plans Commemorative Items from Oaks

Auburn University plans to turn portions of poisoned oak trees into commemorative items. Auburn fans can roll the iconic oak trees for a final time at an A-Day ceremony on April 20.
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Auburn University plans to turn portions of the poisoned oaks at Toomer's Corner into commemorative items.


The vice president of Auburn Alumni Affairs, Debbie Shaw, told al.com the items will be at numerous price points.


Fans can roll the trees for the final time at an A-Day ceremony on April 20. Shaw said the trees will be removed April 23. After that, Auburn will install three concrete poles with wires 3 to 4 inches apart for fans to roll while plans are made to renovate the corner.

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Auburn Toomer's Corner
7:28 am
Mon February 4, 2013

Toomer's Oaks to be Removed After April Game

Auburn University officials say students and the public will have one final chance to roll the dying Toomer's Corner oak trees before they're removed in April.
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An Auburn University official says the iconic Toomer's Corner oak trees will likely be removed a few days after an April 20 football game.


Auburn University students and the public will get one final chance to roll the dying Toomer's Oaks before they are removed after the A-Day football game.


Dan King, Auburn's assistant vice president of facilities, says tells the Opelika-Auburn News (http://bit.ly/XO3wsy) that trees will likely be removed within a week or two following the game.

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