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A passion for fashion

A passion for fashion

March 29, 2019

Bella Savignano, a 17 year old former Decatur Student, took a keen interest to fashion at a young age. This interest has since developed and manifested itself in the business she has created, Stardust Vintage.

Andrea Arnold is appointed as City Manager, adjusts, reprioritizes

Andrea Arnold is appointed as City Manager, adjusts, reprioritizes

March 22, 2019

Andrea Arnold, who has worked within the City of Decatur for 21 years, was appointed City Manager in mid-December 2018 and started in the position in the new year.

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.

Flemons invests himself into acappella through YouTube

Flemons invests himself into acappella through YouTube

January 25, 2019

Acappella is a growing phenomenon of which Stan Flemons, a math teacher at Decatur, has invested himself in. Flemons has created a YouTube channel and collaborates within an acappella community he has found.

Renfroe switches up classic book in eighth grade curriculum

Renfroe switches up classic book in eighth grade curriculum

January 16, 2019

This past summer, Renfroe Middle School administrator, Kristen Karably made the decision to switch up a key book in the middle school curriculum. This switch was from the classic, “To Kill a Mockingbird (TKAM),” to the more recently written book, “The Hate U Give (THUG).”

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.

Decatur resident creates “Decatur FM” radio station

Decatur resident creates “Decatur FM” radio station

December 21, 2018

In August, Decatur resident Mike Johnson launched his station, Decatur FM, a place, where Decatur residents can listen to events happening in and around their community.

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