Post #3: One Night in Cairo

     On my return trip from Springfield during the spring of 2013, I chose to travel south on Illinois 127 since I had explored US 51 on earlier trips. The two roads parallel each other heading south and eventually converge at Cairo (pronounced “Cay-ro”). I was north of my destination when it began to get […]

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Post #1: 13 Miles to Wiggins

     The sign said it all, 13 miles until I would exit US 49 and begin another highway exploration through the back roads of Mississippi.  I always feel a bit of excitement as I leave the main highway that got me there and the run begins.  A run, as I call it, is the driving, […]

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