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Beautify Decatur Receives Over 500 No Litter Zone Pledges

February 17, 2020 – A local group working to beautify Decatur has received pledges from over 500 local businesses, schools and organizations to be litter free zones. The Beautify Decatur Coalition says the No Litter Zone program currently consists of 587 signed pledges with commitments from property owners to keep properties litter-free on a daily basis. The 500th NLZ pledge was signed…Continue Reading

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LISTEN: Pain to Peace

February 16th, 2020- Pain to Peace is a newly organized group here in the Decatur area that speaks on behalf of Women and Mothers against gun violence. The organization held a conference at the Decatur Civic Center, giving the mothers and family members of those lost to gun violence a chance to share their story in…Continue Reading

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LISTEN: Axes for Exes

February 15th, 2020- Door 4 and Rocket Axe Throwing company partnered together to put on an alternative Valentine’s Day celebration. Axes for Exs and Door 4’s Anti- Valentine’s Day party included drinks, games, anti-Valentine day music, and a chance to chop away one’s heartache. Listen to the entire podcast about the Anti evening with Rocket Axe Instructor…Continue Reading

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LISTEN: HSHS St. Mary’s Chocolate Extravaganza

February 15th, 2020 – HSHS St. Mary’s held its annual Chocolate Extravaganza bake sale in hopes of raising money for blankets in their new Weisman Women’s Center. The Extravaganza also included a Get-Away raffle prize of a pair of Cardinals vs. Marlins tickets and a 200 dollar gift card for lodging. Listen below, to the full podcast…Continue Reading

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LISTEN: Richie Wolf – February 14, 2020

February 14th, 2020- The Macon County Conservation District executive director, Richie Wolf talks about all the upcoming activities the Conservation District has to offer including a How to Make Syrup Session happening this weekend.Continue Reading