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[…]

In the News: Decatur is One of the Best Places to Work in Manufacturing

In the News: Decatur is One of the Best Places to Work in Manufacturing

People know Decatur, AL for many reasons! The Downtown Turtle Trail, the famous Cotaco Opera House, our proximity to Wheeler Lake, and more—we have quite a few claims to fame. Well, we can add another one to the list! As it turns out, Decatur is one of the best places to work in manufacturing, according Read more about In the News: Decatur is One of the Best Places to Work in Manufacturing[…]

Coming Up: 2020 Spectacle of Lights in Decatur

Coming Up: 2020 Spectacle of Lights in Decatur

The holidays are looking lovely this year—and that’s partly because of the 2020 Spectacle of Lights in Decatur, AL. You’re also in for a new take on an old favorite! From Dec. 17 to 20, you can take in the innovative Spectacle of Lights. Read on to learn how the Decatur Jaycees, a local civic Read more about Coming Up: 2020 Spectacle of Lights in Decatur[…]

Things to Do: Visit Tennessee Valley Pecan Company

Things to Do: Visit Tennessee Valley Pecan Company

The holiday season is finally here. It’s the perfect time to go nuts and visit Tennessee Valley Pecan Company! About Tennessee Valley Pecan Company Located at 806 Bank St. in the historic business district of Decatur, this local business is the ultimate gift shop for fans of pecans, coffee, and other unique gifts. Founded in Read more about Things to Do: Visit Tennessee Valley Pecan Company[…]

Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Downtown Turtle Trail

Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Downtown Turtle Trail

No, they haven’t escaped from the zoo—the critters on Decatur’s Downtown Turtle Trail are actually just really cool sculptures. They’ll lead you to local sites, where you can learn more about our city’s fascinating history. Are you up for finding them on a thrilling scavenger hunt? What is Decatur’s Downtown Turtle Trail? Downtown Decatur is Read more about Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Downtown Turtle Trail[…]

Local Spotlight: Calhoun Community College

Local Spotlight: Calhoun Community College

The pandemic has changed the way we live on a daily basis. It changed the way we shop, dine, entertain, and even educate ourselves. But certain things didn’t need to drastically change to fit in with the times. Calhoun Community College is a fine example of an institution that was already delivering quality online education. Read more about Local Spotlight: Calhoun Community College[…]

In the News: Flint Creek Canoe Trail

In the News: Flint Creek Canoe Trail

This summer, you’ve probably worked through all possible entertainment options. Watching movies, going for walks, and even learning a new hobby—you’ve found ways to fill the time. Still, if boredom is knocking on the door, shoo it away—there’s more fun to be had. This past June marked the opening of the Flint Creek Canoe Trail. Read more about In the News: Flint Creek Canoe Trail[…]

6 Reasons to Love Living at Summer Courtyard Apartments

6 Reasons to Love Living at Summer Courtyard Apartments

What do you expect from where you’re looking to live? A great location, affordable rate, and welcoming community probably all make the list, if not top it. Well, all that and more can be yours. The reasons to love living at Summer Courtyard Apartments keep on coming! Convenient Location Located almost right off Highway 67, Read more about 6 Reasons to Love Living at Summer Courtyard Apartments[…]