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Decatur athletes commit to college level

Decatur athletes commit to college level

March 6, 2019

On March 6, 2019, four Decatur senior athletes committed to playing football at the university level with a ...

Wild Oats and Billy Goats showcases student art

Wild Oats and Billy Goats showcases student art

March 3, 2019

On Jan. 27, Wild Oats and Billy Goats (WOBG) partnered with the Decatur Arts Alliance to showcase student art in their store. This art came from a variety of Decatur City Schools such as Renfroe, Westchester and the 4/5 Academy.

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Students sign on the dotted line

February 18, 2019

Every year on Feb. 6, many top student athletes commit to play college sports. This year, on “Nat...

Decatur High School German Club participates in German Convention 2019

Decatur High School German Club participates in German Convention 2019

February 13, 2019

On Feb. 1 and 2, the Decatur High School German Club participated in German Convention 2019, an annual statewide competition for high school German students.

Safety profile app, Smart911, usage rises

Safety profile app, Smart911, usage rises

February 12, 2019

In the past four years, since the Decatur Fire Department has implemented Smart911, a program that creates a safety profile for citizens, usage numbers have risen to 30 percent as well as people that are aware of the program.

Decatur City Dance prepares contemporary performance

Decatur City Dance prepares contemporary performance

February 12, 2019

Behind the scenes of warmups, tech and dress rehearsals for Decatur City Dance's celebration of contemporary dance, entitled LIFT. The program took place on February 9th and 10th, and was produced by Daphanie Scandrick and Toya Willingham.

Randall Archer takes over as new Varsity head coach

Randall Archer takes over as new Varsity head coach

February 9, 2019

The Decatur Boys varsity lacrosse team recently adopted Randall Archer as the new head coach after a five year interim period between permanent head coaches. Archer, who took over as head coach from Adam Pinsley, is one of the few head coaches to work at the school, a position which he feels has made it easier to connect with the team.

DHS mock trial team wins first competition of the year

DHS mock trial team wins first competition of the year

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 2, the Dekalb County courthouse was full of ongoing trials and debating high school students. Students played the role of attorneys, witnesses, time keepers and court artists as they argued against other schools and presented a case before a judge. After a make-up round took place on Wednesday the 6th, Decatur’s mock trial team won first place.

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

February 7, 2019

Decatur students welcome in the Chinese New Year with traditional foods, celebrations and superstitions.

The CDC experiences cuts in funding, reprioritizes

The CDC experiences cuts in funding, reprioritizes

January 7, 2019

Over four years ago, Congress approved large amounts in funding to help the global disease outbreak branch around the time of the Ebola epidemic. According to the Washington Post, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now decreasing their aid to 39 countries and decreasing disease prevention as a whole by 80 percent.

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