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Pirates slash Centurions

The Pope County Pirates took down the Century Centurions on May. 16 7-5 in the semi-finals of the Class 1A Regional Tournament at Pope County. Century gave it everything they had but were depleted by injuries and sickness and c...


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The Week in Photos: May 16, 2013

The visual report from the week of May 16, 2013.



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Pilots fall in regional quarterfinal

The Cairo Pilots lost to the Dongola Demons 23-5 in the opening game of the Shawnee High School regional. Cairo fell early and gave up 2 runs in the top of the 1st. Speedy Johnson did his best to spark a rally with a lead-off h...


Centurions finish 18-6

The Century Centurions finished the final week of the regular season at 3-2, leaving them at 18-6 for the season. Century started the season on a hot streak but has had a couple rough games in the past few weeks. This week Cent...



Baseball regional tournament dates set

Regionals are finally upon us and there is plenty of action to come. Cairo, Egyptian, and Meridian are in the Shawnee Regional. Mon May 13: Game 1- (5) Dongola vs. (4) Cairo Location: Cairo Time: 4:30 p.m. Wed May 15: Game 2- (...


12 arrests made in Cairo, Meridian brawl

The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department has arrested and charged 11 adults and 1 juvenile in their involvement in the brawl at Meridian High School Feb. 20. Those arrested were: Bruce Woodson, of Cairo, Cameron Robinson of Ca...



A Letter from the Editor

Feb. 20 was my first Cairo and Meridian basketball game. Since coming to Cairo and covering sports, I was told that this was a not a game to miss. Everyone that said this was right. The competition was spirited that night. The ...


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The Meridian Regional Tournament in Photos

Photos from the first to the last round of the Regional Tournament.



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Fights disrupt regionals

The Meridian Bobcats toppled the Cairo Pilots in post-season play, but this was not the news of the day Feb. 20. The story that developed came after the historic rivalry between Cairo and Meridian fans boiled over. Fights betwe...


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Bobcats take 5th regional

The Meridian Bobcats won their 5th straight regional championship Feb. 23 against the Egyptian Pharaohs at Meridian High School. Despite a slow start, Meridian held a 15-8 after the 1st.  Josh Jones was called for his 2nd foul...