Serving all of Pulaski and Alexander Counties

 

Photos
Players fight for possession of the ball during game 4 of the Century Boys Regional Basketball Tournament on Thursday in Ullin.  Cairo lost to Century with a score of 55 - 47. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: March 6, 2014

The Visual Report for the week of March 6, 2014: Bryce Gardener makes a play at the 1A Regional Championship held at Century High School in Ullin on Friday. — George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen      


Senior Center Bryce Gardner triumphantly holds the net from the 1A Boys Regional Championship game held at Century High School in Ullin on Friday.  The Pilots battled the Meridian Bobcats for the title  and were victorious with a score of 68 - 65. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

Cairo Pilots Take 1A Boys Regional Championship

The regional basketball tournament held at Century High School last week pitted area teams against eachother for a chance to extend their seasons. Cairo met the Meridian High School Bocats in the 1A Regional Championship game o...



Billy Coleman repairs a headlight on his truck in Cairo on Saturday. Coleman made the repairs in preparation for a road trip and enjoyed the company of his son and passing cats. 
“At least it’s not so horribly cold out today,” said Coleman.
With temperatures rising into the low 50s, many throughout the area took the opportunity to get out of their homes and accomplish some long delayed chores.  The warm up comes after several weeks of frigid weather for the state of Illinois. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: February 27, 2014

The Visual Report for the Week of February 27, 2014:          


Billy Colman looks over a choice piece of wood in Cairo on Monday.  Colman selected the piece as a component of a planned woodworking project. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: December 19, 2013

The visual report for the week of December 19, 2013:            



Volunteers in Brookport, Ill. sift through debris at the site where the H & H Feed Store stood for 27 years -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: November 21, 2013

The visual report for the week of November 21, 2013:                          


Ronald " Bubba" Davis is embraced by members of his family during the candle light vigil held for his daughter Heather N. Davis.  Heather Davis was found by authorities with a gunshot wound on Friday evening.  She was later pronounced dead at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardaeu.  Family members and friends gathered Sunday in the parking lot of Mack's Restaurant in Cairo to remember her and pay their respects.  After a warrant was issued for the arrest of Chauncy Hughes, Davis' husband, the suspect turned himself in to State Police at District 22 Headquarters in Ullin on Saturday. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: November 7, 2013

The visual report for the week of November 7, 2013:          



Thomas Scott, 29, waits for a break in the rain under the I-57 overpass on Tuesday afternoon.  Scott, originally from Washington, has been riding his bicycle across America for the last three months.  "For me it's hard to stop and just do nothing," said Scott.  The rider plans to travel to Florida and look for work.  "Some people never get the opportunity to travel the country like this," said Scott. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: October 31, 2013

The visual report for the week of October 31, 2013:          


Marcy Brown-Cummings removes laundry from her clothesline on Sunday.   "I'm not sure how many more nice days we'll get like this," said Brown-Cummings. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: October 24, 2013

The visual report for the week of October 24, 2013:      



Circuit Clerk Paul Jones helps unload furniture for the Alexander County Circuit Clerk's office in Cairo on Wednesday October 9.  The office is back in working order after suffering storm damage on May 21, 2013. -- George Lamboley | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: October 17, 2013

The visual report for the week of October 17, 2013                


42a_100513_daystar_WEB

The Week in Photos: October 10, 2013

The visual report for the week of October 10, 2013: