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Gallery: ‘No Justice, No Peace’ – Stockley protests shake St. Louis

Gallery: ‘No Justice, No Peace’ – Stockley protests shake St. Louis

By Brian Muñoz, Photography Editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photos

Hundreds of protesters took the streets of St. Louis, Missouri on the second day after the "not guilty" verdict announcement of former St. Louis Police Officer Jason Stockley in the shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith. Smith was killed six years ago.

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Gallery: Jackson County rivals face off for 100th game

Gallery: Jackson County rivals face off for 100th game

By Ryan Michalesko

August 26, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

Daily Egyptian staff photographer Ryan Michalesko can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at @PhotosByLesko. To stay up to date with all your southern Illinois news, follow the Daily Egyptian on Facebook and Twitter....

Gallery: Southern Illinois Pagans celebrate eclipse

Gallery: Southern Illinois Pagans celebrate eclipse

By Athena Chrysanthou

August 22, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, News, Photos

"Everybody that was here today came for all different reasons, some were here to hangout, some were here for spiritual things and this is a really good way to show there is all kinds of diversity in southern Illinois." (Athena Chrysanthou | @Chrysant1Athena)

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Game on at Eclipse Comic-Con

Game on at Eclipse Comic-Con

By Joe McLauglin

August 20, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Though the focus on eclipse day will be astronomy and science, the spotlight during Eclipse Comic-Con was on science fiction.

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Gallery: Moonstock sends out another set of stellar soundwaves

Gallery: Moonstock sends out another set of stellar soundwaves

By William Cooley

August 20, 2017


Filed under Photos

Leigh Kakaty, lead vocalist for Pop Evil, fires up the crowd from the main stage Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, during day two of Moonstock at Walker’s Bluff Winery in Carterville. (William Cooley | @Wcooley1980)

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Gallery: Moonstock rocks southern Illinois on opening night

Gallery: Moonstock rocks southern Illinois on opening night

August 19, 2017


Filed under Photos

    Staff photographer William Cooley can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at @wcooley1980. To stay up to date with all your southern Illinois news, follow the Daily Egyptian on Facebook and Twitter....

Your guide to eclipse weekend’s events and entertainment

Your guide to eclipse weekend’s events and entertainment

By Kitt Fresa

August 18, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

As eclipse day draws closer and closer, so does the surge of an estimated 50,000-100,000 tourists to the southern Illinois area. With that crowd in mind, city and university officials have prepared an array of events designed to entertain visitors and locals alike for the eclipse and the weekend lea...

Gallery: Move-in begins

Gallery: Move-in begins

By Athena Chrysanthou, Mary Newman, William Cooley

August 16, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photos

Southern Illinois University Campus Police Officer David R. Sneed directs traffic in the heat Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2017, outside Neely Hall as hundreds of students and their families moved into dorms.

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