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  1. 9 escape house fire in Cairo, IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | KFVS12

    According to Cairo Fire Chief John Meyer, a house is a total loss after a fire ripped through the home Sunday morning. Meyer says one person in the home saw smoke and was able to call authorities for help while alerting everyone in the home to get out.

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  2. Arnold pulls away against MarshallRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... 15-44. 3-pointers 4-13 (Blackburn 2, Williams 2). Free throws 5-7. Rebounds 31. Fouls 11. Record 13-4. Marshall 83, Cairo 30 - At Benton, Bailey Greer passed the 1,000-point mark as Marshall County breezed past Cairo, Illinois, at the Gunnar's Magic ...

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  3. Trial postponed for Cairo bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A jury trial has been postponed for a 30-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank employees and critically wounding a third during an attempted robbery. Trial postponed for Cairo bank robbery suspect A jury trial has been postponed for a 30-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank employees and critically wounding a third during an attempted robbery.

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  4. Cheryl "Carmel" AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Chisago County Press

    ... home in Lindstrom. Carmel was born January 28, 1958 in Carmel CA. Carmel was raised in Monterey, CA until moving to Cairo, IL. as a youth. She graduated from high school in Cairo then attended Paducah Technical College earning a degree in Auto ...

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  5. Trial postponed for Cairo man accused in fatal bank robberyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A jury trial has been postponed for a 30-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank employees and critically wounding a third during an attempted robbery. James Watts of Cairo has pleaded not guilty to charges filed in connection with the May 15 holdup at the First National Bank branch in Cairo.

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  6. Man shot during robbery in CairoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KFVS12

    Cairo police are looking for a suspect involved in a shooting and robbery Sunday evening. Police say a 54-year-old man was getting out of a car on 35th Street when he was robbed of cash and his phone at 7:14 p.m. on Sunday.

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  7. Cairo, IL developing land for job growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KFVS12

    One hundred and ninety-three acres of property are being redeveloped in hopes to bring more jobs into the city of Cairo. According to Cairo Mayor Tyrone Coleman, a management services agreement took effect on April 24, 2014 which allows the city of Cairo and the Cairo Public Utilities to partner together to develop property on the west side of town.

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  8. Cairo, IL man sentenced for being a felon in possession of a gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | KFVS12

    Deldrick L. Spence, 28, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis, Ill., on one count of unlawful possession of a firearm by a previously convicted felon. According to U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, Stephen R. Wigginton, Spence was sentenced to almost five years in prison, two years of supervised release, fined $200 and ordered to pay $100 special assessment after his guilty plea on Sept.

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  9. Amy Lynn Ahart - David Wayne RichieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... and the granddaughter of the late Golda and Elmer Knipe of Nauvoo, Ill., and the late Mary and John Sutterfield of Cairo, Ill. Lois and David Richie of Mocksville, N.C., are the parents of the groom. He is the grandson of the late Mamie and Carl ...

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  10. Missouri congressman urges completion of levee projectRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Missourian

    ... he plan would protect part of southeast Missouri, but opponents say it would increase the flood risk in places such as Cairo, Illinois, and destroy wildlife habitat.

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  11. Congressman urges completion of levee projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KMIZ

    ... . The plan would protect part of southeast Missouri, but opponents say it would increase the flood risk in places like Cairo, Illinois, and destroy wildlife habitat.

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  12. Fire causes damage to Cairo homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | KFVS12

    Fire crews were called to a house fire in the 2300 block of Washington Ave. in Cairo, Illinois early Saturday afternoon. A captain with the Cairo Fire Department says flames were seen coming from the main floor of the large two story home when they arrived.

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  13. Levee Project Opposed by ManyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... homes in Illinois more susceptible to flooding. Richard Grigsby, president of the Alexander-Pulaski NAACP branch in Cairo, says a lot of the people living there are black, so it's a civil rights issue, but it isn't just about race. "You talk about ... 19 comments

  14. Black leaders speak against Missouri levee projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 3, 2011 file photo white caps from flood waters pouring onto Missouri farmland outline the Birds Point levee on the Mississippi River after it was intentionally blown up to reduce the river level just enough to spare nearby Cairo, Ill., a town where 72 percent of the 2,600 residents are black. Government and civic leaders say a new levee project in the Missouri Bootheel region, part of the same levee system, would increase the flood risk in predominantly black communities in Illinois.

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  15. Major Fine, Denials in Railcar DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | PaintSquare

    ... detail entry, monitoring and rescue requirements. Doss, who also runs a safety consultancy called HSE Consulting in Cairo, IL, emphatically denied the OSHA allegations in an interview Friday (Dec. 12). The cleaner was working May 20 inside a railcar ...

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  16. The Remaining 45Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | TrekEarth

    ... and Monongahela Rivers. The 981-mile (1,579 km) Ohio River, which streams westward from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Cairo, Illinois, is the largest tributary, by volume, of the Mississippi River. Geri Kalan 45A Bu dA1 4nkA1 4 yA1 4klemem Washington ...

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  17. Cairo high schoolers mourn loss of classmate, pray for anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | KFVS12

    High school students in Cairo, Ill. are mourning the loss of one of their classmates and praying for another after a shooting in Mounds before Thanksgiving.

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  18. Afternoons with RogerRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    ... game in Champaign, Illinois. I also got to host my first radio show, a Saturday show on my dad's station, WKRO in Cairo, Illinois. He or my mom had to drive me to work and come and get me after the shift was over. I would pack a sandwich and a soda ...

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  19. Wanna Know Washington? Read These 5 MemoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... all our lives: How a collapsing economy in Athens, Greece, affects businesses in Athens, Georgia. How a revolution in Cairo, Egypt, impacts life in Cairo, Illinois," and so on. She has said very clearly that it's not a work intended for an audience ...

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  20. Robert W. a Peanuta StroudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... 85, of Palatka, formerly of Rock Falls, passed away Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at his home. He was born Oct. 20, 1929, in Cairo, Illinois, to Charles Edgar and Effie Mae (Parker) Stroud. Robert was drafted into the Army, and served in Korea with ...

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