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‘Destiny: The Taken King’ gives players what they wanted

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

October 1, 2015

"Destiny" has seen the Light."Destiny" was the hyped sci-fi first-person shooter game released in Sept. 2014 from Bungie — the creators of Halo. When it launched, it was met with mixed reviews. The game was fun, but it had ...

Rights group to Jackson County Board: Protect us

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

September 15, 2015

There was only standing room in Courtroom 1 of the Jackson County Courthouse as the County Board convened Tuesday night. More than 45 people could not find a seat as they rallied to support a Community Bill of Rights, a measure cu...

Beards, bashes and dresses: Oh my! How one takeover turned into a dual fight for human health

By Marissa Novel, @MarissaNovelDE

September 9, 2015

Ladies in little black dresses won’t be the only ones having fun in the name of charity Friday.The  first Beard and Mustache Bash will start at 6 p.m. at Rent One Park in Marion. Southern Illinoisans will have the chance to com...

Moccias adjusting to new normal for now

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

January 26, 2015

When former SIU Athletic Director Mario Moccia left to take the same position at his alma mater New Mexico State, he had to make a few sacrifices, such as the size of his living space. But perhaps the most significant sacrif...

Dunn appoints search committee for athletic director

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

January 26, 2015

SIU President Randy Dunn appointed members to a search committee for a new athletic director Monday.Former athletic director Mario Moccia started the same position at his alma mater New Mexico State on Jan. 5.Harold Bardo, form...

‘American Sniper’ shoots for average

By Jacob Pierce | @JacobPierce1_DE | Daily Egyptian

January 19, 2015

Snipers are known for pinpoint accuracy. Missing is unacceptable. “American Sniper,” on the other hand, misses a few times but does a fine job.“American Sniper” is an action biography directed by Clint Eastwood starri...

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