The Daily Eastern News

Girls on the Run to impact community, promote confidence

Hannah Myers, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2017

Families laughing, music playing, colored hairspray and excitement will be in the air as more than 150 girls and 26 boys from 12 teams and six counties are set to run the Girls on the Run 5K Saturday at the Mattoon YMCA. Girls on the Run is a 10-week after school program for girls in third through f...

Charleston businesses talk economic impact of Eastern students

Lynnsey Veach, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2017

Local businesses shared their support of the Eastern community and expressed concerns about declining enrollment and the approaching end of the spring semester. An impact study conducted by Coles Together, an economic development organization, detailed the economic effect Eastern has on the Charleston...

Community breakfast to focus on Eastern impact study

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2017

  The "Our Town" community breakfast will focus on Eastern’s economic contributions to Coles County with a presentation on the 2017 Economic Impact Study. The breakfast will take place from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thursday in the Unique Suites Hotel. Registration is required and can be completed...

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