Related Program: WSIU InFocus Longtime Cairo Resident Reflects on Four Decades On The River By Kevin Boucher • Dec 17, 2018 Related Program: WSIU InFocus ShareTweetEmail View Slideshow 1 of 2 A Barge On The Mississippi River. Courtesy of Shutterstock View Slideshow 2 of 2 A Navigation Marker At Fort Defiance State Park In Winter. Photograph Taken January 2018. WSIU/Kevin Boucher Listen Listening... / 7:12 On this edition of WSIU IN FOCUS, we visit with a longtime Cairo Resident, Claude Joseph Berry, who worked on the barges for over 40 years. Tags: CairoWSIU InFocusHistoryShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.