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Decatur senior will live another moment in city rivalry

December 9, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyRoan, who continues to reside in Decatur, said she broke her foot when her daughter was barely a year old and became addicted to painkillers. She said her finances “whirled out of control because of drug issues” and she was fortunate that her parents ...

Decatur High student earns first at state theater competition

December 5, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyDecatur High drama student Skylar Summers practices a song with other students before they put on a Halloween skit for children at the Decatur Public Library in October. Summers won the varsity division for playwriting at the annual Trumbauer Festival ...

Transition begins in Decatur mayor's office

October 9, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyBowling said he plans to work with Decatur Youth Services to set up community meetings for the department's new program aimed at residents ages 18 to 24 who are unemployed or underemployed to get them into career readiness and academic programs ...

Decatur teacher claims school sex charges are unconstitutional

October 7, 2016 by

whnt.comDECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – An indicted Decatur teacher is, once again, challenging Alabama's law on school employees having sex with students. Carrie Witt's attorneys argue in court documents that the Supreme Court decision, Lawrence vs. Texas (2003 ...

New Decatur high schools will have multiple storm shelters

October 6, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailySomerville Road Elementary was razed to make space for Decatur High's academic buildings, which will be on 13 acres on the east side. The practice gymnasium and existing south wing at Decatur High that faced Somerville Road also were torn down, and a ...

2 students arrested in 'Clown' case threatening Decatur schools

September 20, 2016 by Tucson News Now

DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -. Decatur police have arrested two juveniles in connection to recent “Clown” social media accounts that threatened local schools. Two males students were identified as being responsible for at least some of the postings.

Health science fastest-growing elective class for Decatur students

September 7, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyDCS secondary curriculum supervisor Tommy Davis said the district's commitment to the health science program furthers its efforts to comply with the state's Plan 2020, which requires school systems to make sure every student graduates college or career ...

150 wins: Adcock has reputation for being demanding of players, developing assistants

August 28, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyAdcock might have shied away from any extra attention, but for the longtime Decatur High School football coach, it was a special moment. Not only did Decatur open its ... As a Handley native, most of his family is from east Alabama. After he graduated ...

Motorcycle Shop Blaze Claims AL Man

August 19, 2016 by (press release) (registration) (blog)

Despite efforts by his son to save him, a Decatur business owner died Thursday afternoon from injuries he sustained in a flash fire while he and his son were working in their motorcycle shop. Steve Kirkes, the 45-year-old owner of Kirkes Timberframe ...

DHS scholarship recipient plans to bring electricity to rural corners of the world

July 3, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyPatel is one of five recipients of the 2016 Decatur High School Alumni Scholarship, a $2,068 award given by the class of 1968. ... Dhruv is studying medicine at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, and is completing his rotations at the hospital there.

Looking for 3 good people for Decatur High

June 24, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

Decatur High School, which will have a new facility in 2018, is looking for some of the best and brightest to work for a growing Class 6A school in an outgoing community nestled next to the Tennessee River. We offer a diverse, giving, faithful ...

Decatur High's Tanner Burns picks Auburn over UA

June 18, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyDecatur's Tanner Burns, who committed to Alabama in 2014, has switched his college choice to Auburn. JERONIMO NISA/DECATUR DAILY ... Several schools called the next day eager for him to explore those options. First stop was Auburn on June 2.

Decatur High's Tanner Burns chooses Auburn over UA

June 17, 2016 by The Decatur Daily

The Decatur DailyAfter throwing two perfect innings in a Perfect Game Showcase in Fort Myers, Florida, Tanner Burns decided today to commit to play baseball for the Auburn Tigers. “It was a long day and after I threw I thought it was time to quit wasting people's time ...

Iron flip: Decatur baseball star switches commitment from Alabama to Auburn

June 17, 2016 by

AL.comBurns, who committed to the Tide as a sophomore in 2014, told the Decatur Daily today that he had re-opened his recruitment following Mitch Gaspard's resignation May 30. Burns' announcement came on the same day that Alabama announced Greg Goff as ...

Decatur High baseball star decommits from Alabama

June 17, 2016 by

AL.comHe has visited Auburn and Mississippi State, and will try to visit Vanderbilt, LSU and Florida, according to the Decatur Daily. He also expects to hear from new Alabama coach Greg Goff, whose hiring was announced today. Burns was named Class 6A Hitter ...

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