Decatur Fire & Rescue’s new Station No. 5 is just a few months away from completion despite rain delays and some issues obtaining construction supplies, Fire Chief Tracy Thornton said Monday.
The Morgan County Commission on Monday voted to pay out about $2 million in employee bonuses — $5,120 each for full-time and about $3,500 for part-time workers — with COVID-related funding from the American Rescue Plan Act.
Beverly Walker has volunteered one day a week at the Committee on Church Cooperation for the past five years because she wants to help people in need.
The city-owned former Archer-Daniels-Midland property off West Moulton Street has early support to become the site for a new Decatur recreation center built with 3M settlement money, but one councilman prefers an Eighth Street Southwest location.
The Alabama School of Cyber Technology and Engineering has entered its second year of existence, and two students from Morgan County are taking advantage of advanced placement classes and other opportunities that the public state magnet school offers.
Clockwise from top: Charlie Brown is a 3-month-old, 16-pound male pit bull blend. Chuckie is a 2-year-old, large domestic short-haired male cat. Chuckie will be better off as an outdoor cat or barn cat. He is extremely bored and active at night, and will wake everyone up in the house if he i…
A Morgan County jury deliberated about four hours Thursday before finding Shadeed Abdul Fuqua, of Decatur, guilty of murder in the shooting death of his North Courtland cousin, Jarmaine Cardell Jones.
Even as local school districts end mask mandates, the Alabama Department of Public Health is urging K-12 schools to leave universal masking in place to avoid COVID-19 outbreaks.
Wiregrass Construction will be finishing permanent striping in the new few weeks as it completes the Sixth Avenue/U.S. 31 resurfacing, an Alabama Department of Transportation spokesman said.
A Morgan County jury deliberated about four hours today before finding Shadeed Abdul Fuqua, 31, of Decatur, guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of his cousin Jarmaine Cardell Jones, 27, of North Courtland.