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LISTEN: Pearl Harbor Remembrance

December 8th, 2019- The Macon County Honor Guard held a special remembrance ceremony yesterday to honor the lives of those who fell on the tragic day in history.  Listen to the podcast below with James Roach of the Macon County Honor Guard and Macon County Sheriff Tony Brown.Continue Reading

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LISTEN: Exemplary Citizen Awards

December 6th, 2019- Everyday citizens play a vital role in assisting law enforcement in order to keep our community safe and to ensure justice for crime victims. Since 2014 our office has presented 79 Exemplary Citizen Awards to individuals and local organizations for going above and beyond in helping us fight crime. This year 26 citizens…Continue Reading

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The Decatur Christmas Parade Preview

December 6th, 2019- This year’s Christmas Parade is almost here! The Parade kicks off at 4:30 Saturday evening, starting on Franklin and Macon Streets and ending at Main and Macon Streets. Can’t make it downtown? No worries; you can listen to the Parade LIVE on WSOY1340AM, 103.3FM, or streaming online at NowDecatur.com. The Broadcast is being presented by Bob…Continue Reading

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Santa Shuffle Preview

December 6th, 2019- The Decatur Indoor Sports Center will host this year’s Santa Shuffle this Sunday, December 8. Kids will be able to run on the indoor track, play games, and for those ages four and older will be allowed to jump on the inflatable! Races will begin at 3:30 and run till 5:30. All participants will receive a…Continue Reading

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Richland Presents The Nutcracker: A New Stage and Dance Adaptation

December 6th, 2019- Richland Dance presents the 24th annual production of The Nutcracker: A New Stage and Dance Adaptation. Performances will be Friday, December 6, and Saturday, December 7, starting at 7:00 p.m. and a matte on Sunday, December 8, at 2:30 p.m. in the Shilling Auditorium. Tickets are available for purchase for $15 and can…Continue Reading

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PHOTOS/PODCAST – HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Christmas Star Lighting

December 5th, 2019 – Every year, the HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital lights up the star that sits atop the hospital during the holiday season. The lighted star was originally purchased for the hospital by the late Doctor Rocky White. The lights are lit to honor and memorialize the loved ones of hospital colleagues and community members who…Continue Reading

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ADM Opens New Animal Nutrition Technology Center In Decatur

December 5, 2019-  ADM has opened a new Animal Nutrition Technology Center in Decatur.  ADM’s Animal Nutrition Center is designed to serve the needs of the broad animal nutrition market, with a focus on ingredient and nutritional solutions for pet foods, pet treats and aquaculture feeds. The center features state-of-the-art technology, including a small batch production…Continue Reading