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Cop On A Rooftop Today To Benefit Special Olympics

Friday May 17,2019 – Today if you see law enforcement officers on the roof of Dunkin Donuts, don’t be alarmed.  It’s the annual Cop on a Roof Fundraiser to benefit the Special Olympics of Illinois. During the event, Law enforcement agencies from Decatur & Macon County will join forces to collect funds with 100% of the proceeds staying…Continue Reading


LISTEN: Pathway Of Hope Graduation- Raeanne Dale Graduate

May 16th, 2019 – The Pathway of Hope is an initiative to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty by addressing the roots that are causing poverty using evidence based interventions and measuring outcomes. The program celebrated its graduates this afternoon, Graduate Raeanne Dale shares with us her story of her journey throughout the course of…Continue Reading


Building Better Opportunities For Learning At DPS

May 16, 2019 – Building Better Opportunities for Learning in Decatur or BOLD held an open house last night at Hope Academy in hopes of educating and getting feedback from the public on the future of education at DPS.  Part of the plan includes consolidation of a number of schools as well as major renovations and improvements.  The…Continue Reading


Decatur Police Using Surveillance Cams In Search For Missing Teen

May 16,2019 – The Decatur Police Department is using the help of surveillance footage from local businesses and homes in the ongoing search for a missing teen. 16 year old Dominic Walker disappeared from his father’s home in the 1000 block of W King St. Early Sunday. Bloodhounds and K9 units brought in from other agencies along…Continue Reading


HSHS Partners With SIU For Newly Renovated Mental Health Unit

May 16,2019 – HSHS St Marys Hospital celebrated a new partnership with SIU School of medicine yesterday with a ribbon cutting in the newly renovated behavioral health unit.  HSHS St Marys CEO Michael Hicks says the partnership will bring resident physicians to HSHS, increasing clinical care.   The renovation of the 7th floor unit marks completion of phase one of the project.  Phase 2, to…Continue Reading

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“Everyone’s Fair Fooderie” Coming To Overlook Adventure Park

May 16, 2019 – Nothing says summer like a corn dogs and ice cream, and a new fair food establishment at Overlook Adventure Park will compliment it’s neighbor Mr. Softee.  A partnership with “Everyone’s Fair Fooderie” was approved at the Park Board of Commissioners meeting and will open later this spring.  The establishment, owned by Stephanie and Nick Morganthaler of Everyone’s…Continue Reading

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LISTEN: DPS Students Sign “Letters of Intent” for Careers At CAT

May 16, 2019 – 9 students from Eisenhower and MacArthur High School signed “letters of Intent” yesterday. . not to play sports at a college. . . but for careers at Caterpillar. The students took part in a 2 year program called the CAT Pathway program.  The students will begin full time jobs at CAT with a living wage…Continue Reading


LISTEN: Del Carmen’s Ribbon Cutting

May 15th, 2019- The newly re-opened Del Carmen’s was recognized by the Chamber of Commerce today in a celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony. After two years of having their doors closed after a store fire, the Decatur Classic is back in business at its new location 2855 N Water St.Continue Reading

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