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Construction on track for two new schools

  • Jan 8, 2018

From The Seattle Times by Associated Press Construction on two new schools in Decatur is on track for completion by this fall. Lee Edmison, project manager for Decatur City Schools, says...

New Year’s Safety Reminders

  • Dec 27, 2017

The new year is almost here! The Decatur Police Department is here to help you ring in 2018 safely with a few handy tips. As you celebrate this weekend, please...

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Mayor spreading message of jobs in local churches

  • Dec 27, 2017

From The Decatur Daily by Bayne Hughes Mayor Tab Bowling and Venessa Edmonds, of the Alabama Career System’s Decatur Career Center, are giving up some Sunday mornings to find potential employees....

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Hexcel to increase investment, add 88 jobs

  • Dec 13, 2017

From The Decatur Daily Hexcel Corp. announced today plans to increase its planned $161 million expansion to $199.4 million, officials said. The total expansion will add 88 employees with average wages,...

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One Decatur Draft Plan Available

  • Dec 6, 2017

The One Decatur Draft Plan is now available for download. Give the comprehensive plan a read and let us know what you think. The spirit of community collaboration has been...

Holiday Season Safety Reminders

  • Dec 4, 2017

The lights are strung and the tree is decorated. The holidays have officially arrived. As you’re getting ready for gatherings with friends and family, keep these reminders from the Decatur...

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Lyft, Uber close to offering service in Decatur

  • Nov 22, 2017

From The Decatur Daily by Bayne Hughes Lyft and Uber soon could be operating in Decatur. The City Council held a first reading on a vehicles-for-hire certificate with Lyft on Monday,...

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2 more restaurants to open in Decatur

  • Nov 22, 2017

From The Decatur Daily by Bayne Hughes Decatur is getting a third Taco Bell and another Chinese restaurant. The Planning Commission approved site plans Tuesday for a Taco Bell in the...

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips

  • Nov 13, 2017

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Whether you’re traveling across the country or down the street, the Decatur Police Department has a few reminders for a safe start to the...