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A Letter from the Editor

To my readers, It is with a heavy heart that I must tell you this will be my last week as the editor of The Cairo Citizen. My wife has been accepted to graduate school in Indiana, so we will be moving there so she can pursue he...


The Week in Photos: July 25, 2013

The visual report from the week of July 25, 2013


Praying together

Shaneka Cannon attended church July 21 with her two children.


Acting out history

July 20, Runako Jahi got to play a part close to his heart.

One down, one to go

Alexander County is one step closer to starting the buyout process it began almost two years ago. During the July 16 County Board meeting, Alexander County Engineer Jeff Denny announced he had received a granting agreement from...


Debate teaches history, life-skills

Cairo junior and senior high school students got the chance to argue in public July 20 and instead of posturing and raised voices, the kids were calm and used note cards to get their points across. Eight Cairo students particip...

Cairo looks to tame stray dog problem

Cairo has become home to a strong population of wild dogs and it seems there is no one around to help. The City of Cairo has not had dogcatcher in two years despite the growing need for one. Mayor Tyrone Coleman said the stray ...

Wright pleads not guilty in beating trial

Durring his arraignment July 16 , Kyree Wright plead not guilty to three counts of aggravated battery. Wright is charged with the beating of Glenn Klett, which took place June 13 in the parking lot of the Dollar General at 1308...


The art of arguing

Cairo students will participate in a debate July 20.