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Family Dollar Relocation

May 22nd, 2019- Family Dollar in Decatur plans to relocate to the former Walgreens on North Water St.  Family Dollar will be expanding it’s operation at the new location, which is slated to open on June 13th.  The current location on West Grand will close, however the location on E. William will remain open.  Continue Reading


Devon Amphitheater Weather Procedures

May 22nd, 2019 – With the highly anticipated Grand Opening of the Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater this weekend, all eyes are on the weather. The Devon staff says that all concerts are held rain or shine. But just a reminder to bring a poncho as umbrellas are not permitted. Ponchos will also be available for purchase. In the…Continue Reading

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Border to Border Seatbelt Enforcement Campaign

May 22nd, 2019-The Illinois Department of Transportation and Police across the State are joining the National ” Border to Border” Seatbelt Enforcement Campaign. The effort is already underway and includes extra seatbelt patrols and enforcement zones. About a dozen of people die each year on Illinois roads over the Memorial Day Holiday. The Campaign runs…Continue Reading


Lawmakers Work to Make Smoking in a Car With Children Illegal

May 22nd, 2019- State Lawmakers are working on a bill making it illegal to smoke with kids in the car. The idea has been around for years in hopes of protecting children from secondhand smoke. The latest version would make the violation a secondary offense. That means Police couldn’t solely pull someone over for smoking with…Continue Reading


Leak Delays Fairview Family Aquatic Center Open

May 22nd, 2019 – An unexpected water line break under the concrete in the zero depth area of the pool will delay the opening of Fairview Family Aquatic Center. The facility will not be open for the Memorial Day weekend as planned. Crews have been on site actively attempting to locate and repair the leak.…Continue Reading


LISTEN: The Salvation Army Care Fair

May 21st, 2019- The Salvation Army held a Care Fair today. An event focusing on Community Assistance and Resource Education. Where people came out and learned about the services offered through local area agencies. Continue Reading


Come Together Be Empowered Awards $30,000 In Grants

May 21, 2019- Come Together Be Empowered awarded $30,000 to area health related organizations Monday. The funds were raised at the 2018 Come Together event. This year’s ninth annual Come Together run/walk will be held June 29. Recipients of the $30,000 include DMH’s early detection and mammography initiative as well as DMH support groups, The HSHS Wiesemann Women’s Center,…Continue Reading


Mt Zion Student Wins Congressional Art Competition

May 21, 2019 – Kaelyn Albert, a junior at Mt. Zion High School, took first place in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition for the 13th district. Kaelyn’s submission will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year and she will be invited to attend the official ceremony DC. The 21 total submissions from the district were voted on by a panel of…Continue Reading

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