redevelopment of the historic McEntire House

In the News: Redevelopment of the Historic McEntire House

It’s a local real estate Cinderella story. From an antebellum home to a boutique hotel, the redevelopment of the historic McEntire House in Decatur will revive this beautiful Greek Revival mansion! Future plans for the McEntire House One of the city’s favorite landmarks will soon be much more than a private residence. The McEntire House Read more about In the News: Redevelopment of the Historic McEntire House[…]

Beam Roast Coffee in Decatur

Now Open: Beam Roast Coffee in Decatur

Have you ever had a truly out-of-this-world cup of coffee? Beam Roast Coffee in Decatur is ready to serve you just that! It’s more than specialty coffee drinks; it’s a transmission of positive energy. Beam Roast Coffee Good news is brewing for locals and visitors alike! Beam Roast Coffee in Decatur officially opened their doors Read more about Now Open: Beam Roast Coffee in Decatur[…]

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[…]

609 Market in Downtown Decatur

In the News: 609 Market in Downtown Decatur

There’s a new kind of market coming to town. Hopefully, by this summer, 609 Market in Downtown Decatur will be offering fresh meats, vegetables, breads and more! In the news The future opening of 609 Market in Downtown Decatur will be the first urban market concept for the area. In addition to selling fresh veggies, Read more about In the News: 609 Market in Downtown Decatur[…]

Decatur's Spirit of America Festival 2021

This Weekend: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021

The most patriotic holiday of the year has a home in our town: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021. And after missing 2020, they’ve returned to make this celebration truly special. With vendors, pony rides, and of course a classic fireworks display, they’ll show us all a good time on July 3 and 4 at Read more about This Weekend: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021[…]

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[…]

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[…]