NowDecatur Stories


2020 Digital Duck Derby Begins September 29th

September 25, 2020 – The 2020 Digital Duck Derby presented by Jerger Pediatric Dentistry will begin with its first heat on Tuesday, September 29 at 5 p.m.  The following heats will be held at 5 p.m. each day through Friday, October 2, with the top 10 qualifiers from each heat racing in the final heat…Continue Reading


Macon County Enters State Warning Level For COVID-19

September 25, 2020 – September 25, 2020 – The Macon County Health Department has announced that The Illinois Department of Public Health has moved Macon County into one of 17 counties at warning level for novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). According to the IDPH, a county enters a warning level when two or more COVID-19 risk…Continue Reading

Ngozi Ezike

IDPH Recommends Flu Shot to Avoid Co-Infection

September 25, 2020 – Every year the flu sickens millions of Americans.  This season, we are in the midst of a pandemic that has sickened nearly 7 million Americans.  That’s why the IDPH is emphasizing the importance of getting a flu shot. “This season more than ever, it is critical that Illinoisans get our flu…Continue Reading