The Daily Eastern News

Audience wowed at air show

Rowan Faust, a 4-year-old from Philo, Illinois, waves at Wingman Teresa Stokes as she flies past him and his family during the air show at the Coles County Memorial Airport Saturday.

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

August 28, 2016

From the time he started flying as a child, Erik Edgren’s heroes were always air show pilots. On Saturday, he got to fulfill his dream of being one at the Coles County Memorial Airport air show. After his show, in which Edgren performed comedic stunts, many children watching came up and eagerly...

40-mile relay to help Parks and Recreation

40-mile relay to help Parks and Recreation

Mackenzie Freund, City Editor

November 2, 2015

The Charleston Parks and Recreation Department is getting ready to put on their 40 Mile Relay, taking place Saturday with registration beginning at 9 a.m. Teams pay a registration fee for the relay and all funds go to the parks and recreation department to help fund the programs they run all year,...

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