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Opposing quarterback out this weekend-photo

Opposing quarterback out this weekend-photo

Kimberly Foster | The Daily Eastern

October 25, 2011

 News Red-shirt sophomore defensive back Alex McNulty tackles Tennessee-Martin's senior wide receiver Stephen Shiver Saturday during Eastern's 24-23 Homecoming weekend loss. Read More »...

Opposing quarterback out this weekend

By Dominic Renzetti Sports Editor

October 25, 2011

The Eastern football team fell just short of snapping its seven game losing streak against Tennessee-Martin last weekend, falling 24-23 on Homecoming. The loss drops the Panthers to an overall record of 1-7 and 0-6 in the Ohio Valley Conference. The Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks improve to an overall re...

Local owner scares up new creations

By Sara Hall City Editor

October 25, 2011

During the month of October, the owner of Charleston's costume headquarters manages over 60,000 costumes at her store, working from noon to midnight in order to keep up with the store's increased business. Read More »...

Student found dead inside apartment

By Samantha Bilharz Associate News Editor

October 24, 2011

An Eastern student was found dead in his apartment over the weekend. Read More »...

Search for new head coach begins

By Dominic Renzetti Sports Editor

October 24, 2011

Eastern head football coach Bob Spoo announced last year that he would retire after his 25th season, and now athletic director Barbra Burke has announced that the position is open. Read More »...

Occupy EIU slowly gains supporters-photo

Occupy EIU slowly gains supporters-photo

Kimberly Foster | Daily Eastern News

October 24, 2011

Communication studies graduate student Brendan Hughes answers audience questions about the Occupy EIU movement Monday while visiting a Black Student Union meeting as a guest speaker with fellow protestor Chris Wagner, also a communication studies graduate student. Read More »...

Unique stories emerge from parade-photo

Unique stories emerge from parade-photo

Danny Damiani | The Daily Eastern News

October 23, 2011

The Eastern Illinois University Marching Band takes formation on 7th Street before marching in the Homecoming Parade Saturday. The parade started on 7th Street and ended in the tailgate area outside of O'Brien Field. Read More »...

Winning streak ends at 4 after loss-photo

Winning streak ends at 4 after loss-photo

Danny Damiani | The Daily Eastern News

October 23, 2011

Senior libero Brittany Wallace prepares to serve the ball during Eastern's game against Austin Peay Saturday in Lantz Arena. Austin Peay swept Eastern moving the Panther's overall record to 8-16. (Danny Damiani | The Daily Eastern News ) Read More »...

Families play games for Homecoming-photo

Families play games for Homecoming-photo

Shea Lazansky | The Daily Eastern News

October 20, 2011

Mia Tribble, the 2011 Homecoming Little Princess, gets her face painted by a member of the Sigma Kappa sorority during Family Fun Night in the Grand Ballroom of the Union. Tribble will ride in the Homecoming Parade this Saturday with the other members of the Homecoming Court. Read More »...

Letter to the Editor: Response to column was inappropriate, not helpful

October 20, 2011

I am writing in response to Michael Skasick's Letter to the Editor published on Wednesday, Oct. 19. In his letter, Michael expresses several viewpoints regarding topics presented in an Oct. 17 column by Mia Tapella. I greatly respect Michael's decision to be informed through reading the DEN, and I ma...

Charleston community reflects on Homecoming

By Sara Hall City Editor

October 20, 2011

Homecoming is not just a time for Eastern students to celebrate. It's also a time when alum and Charleston community members to reflect on former memories and enjoying the festivities every year. Read More »...

Distinguished alumni to be honored Saturday

Staff Report

October 20, 2011

Recipients of the Eastern's Alumni Association 2011 alumni awards will be honored at a dinner on Saturday in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union during the homecoming Read More »...

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