Now Open: Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in Decatur

Now Open: Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in Decatur

One of the newest places to chow down on delicious, hot, fresh, made-to-order food is now open! Make plans to dine at Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in Decatur with friends, family or solo next time you are near Spring Avenue. What’s on the Menu Visitors to Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in Decatur can Read more about Now Open: Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in Decatur[…]

Coming Up: River Clay Fine Arts Festival

Coming Up: River Clay Fine Arts Festival

October has officially settled in—which means the calendar comes complete with fantastic fall fun. If you still need suggestions about what to do, we have a great one: the River Clay Fine Arts Festival. This two-day event will roll into town on October 16 and 17 in Historic Downtown Decatur. About the River Clay Fine Read more about Coming Up: River Clay Fine Arts Festival[…]

In the News: New Facility for Career Academies of Decatur

In the News: New Facility for Career Academies of Decatur

It takes a lot of different careers to keep our town running. Fortunately, students can find new opportunities—and even a new passion—through Career Academies of Decatur. Our city aims to open a new facility for Career Academies of Decatur, near the parking lot of the current Career Academies Building on Westmead St. SW. Keep reading Read more about In the News: New Facility for Career Academies of Decatur[…]

Coming Up: Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021

Coming Up: Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021

Get ready, or rather “paddles up;” it’s time to “take it away” once again at Point Mallard Aquatic Center! The 10th Annual Decatur Morgan Hospital Foundation Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021 will hit the water with heart-pumping action Saturday, September 11th, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Dragon Boat Festival This annual fundraising event Read more about Coming Up: Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021[…]

New Business Spotlight: Ravens Nest Produce

New Business Spotlight: Ravens Nest Produce

There’s a new place to buy fresh vegetables and fruits in southwest Decatur. But there’s more to it than that. When you come to  Ravens Nest Produce, you get to pick your own selection of fruits and veggies right from the plant! What to Know Ravens Nest Produce is an organic, hydroponic farm. Asking yourself Read more about New Business Spotlight: Ravens Nest Produce[…]

Coming Up: Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival

Coming Up: Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival

It’s back with plans to be bigger and better than ever! We’re talking about Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival, a two-day celebration scheduled for the Fourth of July weekend at Point Mallard Park. Celebrate with a Bang! Make plans now to brighten your Fourth of July weekend by coming to the state’s largest Read more about Coming Up: Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival[…]

Try These 4 Food Trucks in Decatur, Alabama

Try These 4 Food Trucks in Decatur, Alabama

Spring has arrived—and with it, a sizzling menu! Not to mention, a new City Council-approved ordinance for local food trucks. It gives them the opportunity to serve customers with the okay of property owners. No special permit needed! Our town boasts its fair share of amazing cooks—and now, they have more opportunities to share their Read more about Try These 4 Food Trucks in Decatur, Alabama[…]

Things to Do: Take a Spring Staycation in Decatur

Things to Do: Take a Spring Staycation in Decatur

Booking expensive tickets or traveling for hours. Finding someone to watch your pets or water the plants. Taking precious time off work. Sometimes, your yearly vacation can seem like more trouble than its worth. Good news: you don’t have to leave town or spend big this year! In fact, you don’t even have to ask Read more about Things to Do: Take a Spring Staycation in Decatur[…]

Coming Up: Alabama Bass Trail at Wheeler Lake

Coming Up: Alabama Bass Trail at Wheeler Lake

Don’t you wish you could pay your bills with just one fish? A few lucky folks can make that dream a reality at the Alabama Bass Trail at Wheeler Lake. Each competitor will cast his or her lines and see what comes up. Even if you don’t know much about fishing, you can stream—no pun Read more about Coming Up: Alabama Bass Trail at Wheeler Lake[…]

In the News: Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind’s Decatur Campus

In the News: Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind’s Decatur Campus

What does a quality education bring? For one thing, it teaches us new and useful skills. It also lets us find experienced professionals in our field, so we have references and guides. Not to mention, it opens up new job opportunities. Everyone deserves the chance to pursue their dreams. Soon, the Alabama Institute for the Deaf Read more about In the News: Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind’s Decatur Campus[…]