Cairo graduation to be held today

Sunday, May 26, 2002

Cairo High School graduation is scheduled for 3 p.m. today at the high school gymnasium.

The speaker will be Dr. Nathel Burtley, a Cairo native and graduate of Sumner High School. He earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from Southern Illinois University in Carbondate. His doctorate is from Michigan State University.

Burtley, now retired, has served in various school administrative capacities, including as superintendent of schools in Flint, Mich.

Burtley is an educational consultant and motivational speaker. His topic for today's graduation is "So you want respect."

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