June 24th, 2019- The Millikin University Chemistry Department and Center for Entrepreneurship are proud to partner again this year for Chemistry Camp. The week long camp offers hands-on research, presentations by area science professionals, preparation for scholarship-ready science projects, and a demonstration dinner on Friday evening for families & teachers.
June 24, 2019 – Tonight, the Decatur City Council will pick up where they left off following a May 13th study session focused on Neighborhood Revitalization. The meeting, which will be held at the Main Street Church of the Living God instead of Council Chambers, will present updated data from the Greater Opportunity Zone Urban Core Area. The council also plans to continue to study partnerships with faith based organizations, and target neighborhoods for specific focus.
June 24, 2019 – Beginning next month drivers in Illinois caught by police using their cell phone behind the wheel will be charged with a moving violation. That means a guilty infraction will go toward the state’s three-strikes rule that suspends a driver’s license after three moving infractions a year. Contrary to a number of reports, an Illinois State Police spokeswoman said officers will still be able to let drivers off with a warning.
June 24, 2019 – Vicki Carr, of Macon, has been named the new trustee for the Richland Community College Board of Trustees after a special meeting was held. Carr is a graduate of Richland Community College, receiving her Associate Degree in Applied Science Management in 1990. The RCC board says Carr brings a great deal of experience with her having served on the Meridian School Board for the last 16 years, serving as President for seven of those years. She is currently employed as a Field Manager for Public Records Law Bulletin Media.
June 21, 2019 – Continuing our #HOT25 all summer long! This time we celebrated the 95Q Fan Appreciation Concert at the Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater! And we arrived in style in the new 2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon 4X4! The #Hot25 is driven all summer long by the Bob Brady Auto Group and presented by #LimitlessDecatur and Neuhoff Media.
June 21st, 2019- The Children’s Museum hosts its Summer Zoo Kids program this morning with the them of Getting Messy. Kids were able to paint using unique methods, like catapults, tractors, and tennis balls.
June 21st, 2019- Decatur Brew Works launches its new Summertime beer in honor of a local Decatur tradition the Bikini Tree. Only two barrels were made for the summer season, better get it while you can!