Decatur's rocket production facility

Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Rocket Production Facility

Did you know? Decatur’s rocket production facility is diligently working on United Launch Alliance’s Vulcan Centaur rocket at the moment. If all goes accordingly, the rocket will launch later this year. The rocket factory Did you know Decatur’s rocket production facility is one of the largest in the nation? The 1.6 million-square-foot factory has played Read more about Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Rocket Production Facility[…]

the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail

Local Spotlight: The Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail

Make plans to get outside this winter and include an excursion on the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail in Decatur. About the Trail In case you aren’t familiar with the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail, it’s part of an ever-expanding network of trails. One of the main sections of this trail Read more about Local Spotlight: The Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail[…]

North Alabama Mural Trail

Local Spotlight: North Alabama Mural Trail

Are you looking for creative ways to get out and explore Alabama? You are in luck thanks to the North Alabama Mural Trail and Decatur’s own Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association. The Mural Trail As it turns out, Alabama loves art in many forms, shapes, sizes and mediums—including murals! This is particularly true for the Read more about Local Spotlight: North Alabama Mural Trail[…]

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[…]