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Emily Cooper, Editor in Chief

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Editor-in-chief Emily Cooper holds up copies of the Daily Egyptian on Dec. 10, 2019.

Farewell: A quiet ‘thank you’

By Emily Cooper, Editor in Chief
December 16, 2019
The Pulliam Hall clocktower strikes 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois.

A look inside 1969 at SIU

By Emily Cooper, Editor-in-Chief
October 18, 2019
Unofficial partygoers wait in line to enter Stix Bar & Billiards on Oct. 18, 2015, on the Strip. (Jacob Wiegand | @jawiegandphoto)

Stix to close, Levels plans reopening

By Emily Cooper, Editor in Chief
July 25, 2019
Alejandra Leblanc Leight dances on stage on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 during the Carnival Drag Show at The Varsity.

Carbondale’s only gay bar to close

By Emily Cooper, Editor in Chief
June 6, 2019
Joey Odum, 29, of Marion sings and strums an original song outside of WDBX 91.1 FM Community Radio Station on Oct. 24, 2018.

Joey Odum: Blues staple of Carbondale

By Emily Cooper, Staff Reporter
November 4, 2018
Staff reporter, Emily Cooper, and Chase Pierce watch a Halloween saga movie marathon. (Allie Tiller | @allietiller_de)

Couples Column: A Halloween marathon

By Emily Cooper, Staff Reporter
October 25, 2018
Saxon Metzger, deli and catering manager at the Town Square Market, 23, of Carbondale helps a customer at the front desk, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. “It’s [the Town Square Market’s mission statement] to provide good, quality, healthy food and household supplies to our community as cheap as we can and to educate people about some of the topics we are trying to focus on,” Metzger said. They focus on teaching people about health, nutrition, the environment and labor practices. (Allie Tiller | @allietiller_de)

Community spotlight: Town Square Market

By Emily Cooper, Staff Reporter
September 26, 2018
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