The Daily Eastern News

Early voting in place until April 1

Maria Ruettiger, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2019

The Coles County Clerk’s Office is holding early voting until April 1. Julie Coe, the Coles County clerk and recorder, said that early voting starts 40 days before an election. The first early voting started on March 21, 2006, said Sheryl Thomas, deputy county clerk of elections. “I am guessi...

Democratic headquarters open, both parties plan for student participation

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

September 9, 2016

As November elections loom just around the corner, the Coles County Democrats and Republicans plan to focus their attention on registering students to vote and encouraging them to get involved. John Clough, the chairman for the Coles County Republicans, and Paul Wieck, the chairman for the Coles County...

Student Senate offers voter registration

Debby Hernandez, Administration Editor

September 29, 2014

Student Senate members will be registering students to vote from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday in front of the food court in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.   The voter registration drive will be co-sponsored with other student organizations including the EIU College...

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