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Saluki Sports: January 30, 2014

It’s hardly final . . . and we haven’t taken the time to check records extensively, but in addition to being one of the losingest teams in SIU’s history, the 2014 Salukis may become the all-time leader in “close” loss...


Local hoopster hosts charity tournament

More than 60 basketball players from the area converged at Meridian Elementary School June 1 and 2 for the 1st Annual Bobcat Hoopfest. Eight teams played games all day June 1 and into the night on the 2nd, with the Championship...



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 9, 2013

The visual report from the week of May 9, 2013.  



SEC conference announced

The South Egyptian Conference has named their All-Conference teams for the 2013 spring baseball season. Century, Shawnee, and Meridian controlled the 1st team, grabbing all nine selections between them. The Centurions led the w...


Bobcats take revenge

The Meridian Bobcats finally got the revenge they wanted in a 4-3 win over Century April. 29. Connor Schaal threw his second gem in 2 weeks allowing only 1 hit to the Centurions in the win and striking out 5 in the complete gam...



Gabriel Harris, second from the left, officiates as president pro tempore as, left to right, Mary Coleman, Artie McBride, Brenda Gooden and Sheila Nelson simultaneously swear in April 25 during a special meeting of the Cairo School Board at Cairo High School. Coleman swore in as treasurer, Harris as Vice President, Gooden as secretary, Nelson as a board member and McBride as president. -- Isaac Smith | The Cairo Citizen

The Week in Photos: May 2, 2013

The visual report from the week of May 2, 2013.


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...



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The Week in Photos: April 18, 2013

The visual report from the week of April 18, 2013.    


Cairo gets key wins

The Cairo Pilots got big wins against Eagle Ridge and Community Christian Academy in Paducah, KY. They also had a loss to Charleston. The Pilots 1st game last week was April 8 against Eagle Ridge Christian in a game they won 12...