Decatur High, Decatur Middle and Oak Park Elementary schools are on secure perimeter this afternoon after a person was seen outside the high school with weapons, according to Dwight Satterfield, deputy superintendent of school safety and student services.
Two California residents were charged with trafficking in cannabis after Decatur police seized more than 8 pounds of marijuana, Decatur police said.
GE Appliances has completed a $125 million expansion at its 42-year-old Decatur plant, which includes a 40,000-square-foot addition, marking another step in its quest to be the country’s leading major appliance business.
The City Council on Monday narrowed the candidates' list for Decatur Youth Services director to two finalists, Lemzel Johnson and Richard Collie, and will hold another round of interviews next week.
The SUVs that Mazda and Toyota will manufacture in their joint Limestone County assembly plant remain a secret, but there is industry speculation about where the vehicles could fit in the companies' product lineup.
Two brothers plan a single-family home development and a town home development in Southeast Decatur adjacent to a previously announced new subdivision, and at least one resident is concerned about the traffic they will bring.
Tiffy, left, is a female white terrier blend. She is about 2 years old and weighs 28 pounds. Sampson, center, is a male gray tabby domestic short-hair blend. He is about 5 years old and weighs 12 pounds. Tess, right, is a female black and white Labrador retriever blend. She is about 1 year o…
Walter Jackson Elementary School earned Lighthouse Blue Ribbon status, according to its principal and the Decatur City Schools superintendent, because the parents of the students care about their children’s education.
The City Council is considering a group of candidates with diverse backgrounds as it prepares to select the second director in the history of Decatur Youth Services.
Decatur police made a gambling-related arrest at a second business in as many weeks after complaints about illegal gambling, bringing to three the number of businesses impacted by gambling issues in that period.