NowDecatur Stories


State Fire Marshal Offers Tips for Safe Cooking Practices for Thanksgiving

November 20, 2020 – With Thanksgiving comes crowded kitchens with people working overtime to get meals ready for their families.  The Nation Fire Protection Association and National Fire Incident Reporting System released data that shows the leading cause of home fires and home fire injuries is cooking.  U.S. fire departments respond to an average of…Continue Reading

Eric Halverson

LISTEN: Eric Halvorson of Kroger

November 20, 2020 – Eric Halvorson of Kroger joins Byers and Co to talk about their home meal chef kits they have prepared in stores to help first time cooks taking on Thanksgiving cooking.Continue Reading


LISTEN: Daily COVID Update with Mayor Julie Moore Wolfe

November 20, 2020 – Mayor Julie Moore Wolfe joins Byers and Co to talk about a high single-day death total, trying to keep the healthcare system from being overloaded, concerns over a post-holiday rise in numbers, and the news of a new company partnering with ADM to come to Decatur.  Listen to the podcast now.Continue Reading