Tess' Place Decatur

New Business Spotlight: Tess’ Place Decatur

There’s a new ice cream parlor in downtown and in their own words, “…it’s doggone awesome!” Sweeten your day with a scoop or two of delicious ice cream from Tess’ Place Decatur today, tomorrow or even on Saturday. Tess’ Place In case you haven’t heard the exciting news, Tess’ Place Decatur officially opened their doors Read more about New Business Spotlight: Tess’ Place Decatur[…]

MoCo Art Trail

Local Spotlight: The MoCo Art Trail

Are you ready to the hit the trail? Enhance your cultural experiences on the newly-announced MoCo Art Trail in Decatur-Morgan County! MoCo Art Trail To clarify, not much information has been released about one of Decatur’s newest trails. But we do know the MoCo Art Trail was officially announced to the public on May 5th Read more about Local Spotlight: The MoCo Art Trail[…]

Civil Axe Throwing

New Business Spotlight: Civil Axe Throwing

You’ve made it through Thanksgiving. And Black Friday. And most of the December festivities too. Now, it’s just New Year’s Eve standing in between you and the calm of a fresh new year. If you’re feeling the stress, we have a cool and creative idea! Release some tension at the new Civil Axe Throwing near Read more about New Business Spotlight: Civil Axe Throwing[…]

Sweets by Jordan

New Business Spotlight: Sweets by Jordan

There’s a new business making Downtown Decatur a little bit sweeter. In fact, Sweets by Jordan just made the move from a home-based business to a store front on Second Avenue two weeks ago! Something Sweet is in the Air! Jordan Adcock is the pastry chef and owner of Sweets by Jordan. While the made-from-scratch Read more about New Business Spotlight: Sweets by Jordan[…]

Decatur's Princess Theatre

Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Princess Theatre

The arts allow us a getaway from our everyday obligations. As we immerse ourselves in new stories, shows, and songs, we can find respite from our stresses. Decatur’s Princess Theatre is known for helping audiences step into a new world. Right now, they’re still holding events—in a socially-distanced capacity, of course. If you want to Read more about Local Spotlight: Decatur’s Princess Theatre[…]

Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company

Local Spotlight: Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company

Kick off the night—or end a long week—with some locally-brewed beer at Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company in Decatur. They’re open—safely—for all of us. So, if you’re looking to add some fun to your week, consider stopping by! What is Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company? Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company is one of the tastiest local businesses around. Read more about Local Spotlight: Cross-Eyed Owl Brewing Company[…]

old decatur depot

Local Spotlight: Old Decatur Depot

Decatur is home to years of history. If you want to learn more about your hometown—and see how folks around here used to travel—you can always pay a visit to the Old Decatur Depot. Read on to learn more about this sensational spot! What is the Old Decatur Depot? The Old Decatur Depot is a Read more about Local Spotlight: Old Decatur Depot[…]

CF Penn Hamburgers in Decatur

In the News: CF Penn Hamburgers in Decatur Reopens

*Note: Restrictions due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak may affect CF Penn’s hours and operation as of blog publication on March 23, 2020. Spring and summer signal cookout season. This year, there’s even more reason to celebrate! CF Penn Hamburgers in Decatur has officially reopened. That’s right—after two years without their tasty food, we can Read more about In the News: CF Penn Hamburgers in Decatur Reopens[…]

Cook Museum of Natural Science

Local Spotlight: Cook Museum of Natural Science

The world can be wacky. And quite wonderful. Witness all sides of this wild world we live in at the Cook Museum of Natural Science, Decatur’s own exotic experience! It’s an educational experience everyone can enjoy. An Educational Experience Based in downtown Decatur, the Cook Museum of Natural Science boasts an exciting experience that educates Read more about Local Spotlight: Cook Museum of Natural Science[…]

Point Mallard Park

Local Spotlight: Point Mallard Park

The thrill of sliding feet-first into a pool of cool, refreshing water. The sun’s warmth on the back of your neck as you wind through the backwoods, pedaling faster and faster. The resounding “smack” that thunders from a forceful bat swing. Moments like these are some that can stay with you for a long time, Read more about Local Spotlight: Point Mallard Park[…]