NowDecatur Stories


LISTEN: Millikin University New Master of Arts in Teaching Degree Program

December 5th, 2019- The Millikin University School of Education announced a new Master of Arts in Teaching degree program designed for individuals seeking an initial Illinois teaching license through the completion of graduate study. The MAT degree program is open to all career-seeking professionals who have completed an undergraduate degree in an academic area other than education. For more…Continue Reading


LISTEN: Christmas Walk

December 5th, 2019- The streets of downtown were filled last night with lots of Holiday Cheer. Friends and Families shopped, dined, and celebrated the beginning of the Christmas Season at the Downtown Christmas Walk. Owner of Giggles on Merchant Chrissy Spurlock.Continue Reading


PODCAST & PHOTOS: Giving Tuesday

December 4th, 2019- In celebration of Giving Tuesday, First United Methodist Church opened its doors to 30 different organizations serving as one general location for all organizations to interact with the community and inform them of their services, in hopes of creating a massive wave of generosity throughout Decatur. Continue Reading


LISTEN: MRI Ringing Bells

December 4th, 2019- Residents at MRI are partnering with the Salvation Army this year to help ring bells, raise funds, and spread holiday cheer. MRI residents will continue to ring bells outside of the Walmart off of Ash for three days next week. To register to ring bells visit Continue Reading