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DECATUR — Doris Ellen Moeller, nee Watts, 93, of Decatur, IL, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 05, ...
Norma Jean Mowry | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR — Norma Jean (Deakins) Mowry, age 87, of Decatur, surrounded with family and dear friend Helen Pumphrey by her side, departed from her earthly ...
'Find out what it's all about": Decatur high school interns explore potential careers Herald & Review
DECATUR — Riley Bartholomew has known she wants to be a pharmacist for a long time, so when the chance came along to be part of the Inspired Futures ...
GALLERY: Remember this? 21 photos of Decatur high school activities through the years Herald & Review
1984: Eisenhower High School's girls bowling team was 11th in the state tournament after an 11-1 record during the regular season. Eisenhower won the ...
5 questions with... Mike Swengel from Float Decatur | Health | herald-review.com Herald & Review
Name: Mike Swengel. Occupation: Owner of Float Decatur. What is Float Decatur and what services are offered? Float Decatur is a center for float therapy.
Check out the latest Hall of Fame class headlined by the Decatur High School state basketball champions Herald & Review
One of the great early March Madness dynasties will be honored in the first Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame class of 2019.
Decatur High School state basketball champions headline latest Hall of Fame class Herald & Review
DECATUR — One of the great early March Madness dynasties will be honored in the first Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame class of 2019.
Fertile ground: Decatur high school ag academy students spend their day down on the farm Herald & Review
DECATUR — Decatur students touring a local farm Tuesday had the opportunity to witness the various school subjects used on a working farm, including ...
5 Questions with ... Kaelyn Albert, winner of the Congressional Art Competition Herald & Review
Name: Kaelyn Albert. Occupation: Future senior at Mount Zion High School. How did you become interested in entering the 2019 Congressional Art Competition ...
5 Questions with... Crossing Healthcare CEO Tanya Andricks | Health Herald & Review
Name: Tanya Andricks. Occupation: CEO at Crossing Healthcare. 1. Where did you grow up, and where did you go to college? I was born in Arkansas City, ...
5 questions with.... Justin Hayes, special education teacher at Thomas Jefferson Herald & Review
Name: Justin Hayes. Occupation: Special education teacher at Thomas Jefferson Middle School. City of residence: Decatur. What got you interested in teaching ...
Phase II of Decatur schools' facilities plan aims to cut down Dennis waitlist, expand Montessori programs Herald & Review
Editor's note: This is the second of a three-part series about the Decatur School District's facilities plan. Read part one here.
Decatur man arrested in assault during Eisenhower High School soccer game Herald & Review
DECATUR — A Decatur man was arrested after police say he yelled at the referee during a Decatur high school soccer game, invaded the field and knocked a ...
Decatur using feeder programs to build up wrestling at high school level Herald & Review
DECATUR — For years, Decatur high school wrestling has had one arm pinned behind itself.
Marcus Phillips, Decatur High state title teams part of latest Decatur Athletic Hall of Fame class Herald & Review
DECATUR — By the time Marcus Phillips was dominating at the state track meet for MacArthur in 1992, he'd already competed in some high-pressure meets.
Tentative plan: Combine 2 Decatur middle schools by August Herald & Review
DECATUR — Two public middle schools could be combined in one renovated building by August under a tentative timeline for the Decatur School District's ...
In 1st year, Decatur FFA program already attracting national recognition Herald & Review
DECATUR — Decatur's high schools have only had FFA chapters since the beginning of the school year, but already the students are old hands.
Here's a list of all the members of the Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame Herald & Review
Kenny Barnes (Stephen Decatur, 1962); Marsha Bond (MacArthur, 1980); Hubie Carter (Eisenhower, 1972); Wayne Dunning (Lakeview, 1979); Penny Hammel ...
Decatur high school students explore careers in the skilled trades Herald & Review
DECATUR — Marley Schoneman already knows what career she'd like to pursue and is preparing now.
Decatur schools superintendent given 3 percent raise | Education Herald & Review
DECATUR – The Decatur school board discussed next steps in the construction projects on the drawing board for reconfiguring the district buildings at its ...
From the Archives: Recognize anyone? 42 high school basketball photos Herald & Review
Basketball season is underway! So why not take a trip down memory lane with these 42 high school basketball photos from our archives!
Decatur high school students get up-close look at manufacturing opportunities Herald & Review
DECATUR — Some 300 students from the two Decatur public high schools and local manufacturers came together Thursday for the third year in a row of ...
Alumni Tuesday: Decatur Public Schools HOF class | Sports WAND
Meet the members of the Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame's Fall 2018 induction class in this week's edition of Alumni Tuesday! Please enjoy this transcript ...
New high school schedules possible at Eisenhower, MacArthur Herald & Review
DECATUR — High school schedules could change for the 2019-20 school year.
Latest Decatur Athletic Hall of Fame class to be inducted at halftime of Friday's Eisenhower at MacArthur game Herald & Review
DECATUR — The sixth class of the Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame will be honored at halftime of Friday's Eisenhower at MacArthur varsity boys ...
Speaking up: Decatur student ambassadors bring issues to school board Herald & Review
DECATUR — Londarius Hayes wanted to be a student ambassador so he could speak for his Eisenhower High School peers.
Decatur's Ag Academy continues practical lessons in second semester Herald & Review
DECATUR — Capriece Walker is a senior at Eisenhower High School and a little disappointed that she's not going to be around to see all the things planned for ...
Decatur school security officer arrested, accused of sexually abusing Eisenhower student Herald & Review
DECATUR — A Decatur School District security officer is facing a preliminary charge of the criminal sexual abuse of an Eisenhower High School student.
5 questions with ... Amy Zahm-Duncheon, Eisenhower High School principal Herald & Review
Name: Amy Zahm-Duncheon. Occupation: Eisenhower High School principal. Where she lives: Decatur. What is your background in teaching and being an ...
Judge grants sentencing delay for former Decatur basketball star so he can finish degree Herald & Review
DECATUR — Lewis Jackson, a former Decatur high school basketball star, was told by a judge Tuesday he could finish up his master's degree before he is due ...
Amid statewide teacher shortage, Decatur schools get a jump on seeking new hires Herald & Review
DECATUR — After an on-the-spot interview Wednesday morning, Taylor Edwards walked away with two job offers, both from Decatur elementary schools.
100 Reasons: Stephen Decatur High School had large presence Herald & Review
Editor's note: The Herald & Review each day is listing a reason the Decatur region is loved. We're profiling people, places and history that are special to our ...
High School Reunions: Bethany 1978; Stephen Decatur 1968 and 1978, Decatur High 1957, Mount Zion 1968, Lakeview 1968 Herald & Review
BETHANY — Bethany High School class of 1978 reunion will begin 5 p.m. Saturday, June 9, in The Depot, Bethany. All alumni are invited to attend after 7 p.m..
Decatur city council OKs farm animals for ag academy, $389707 lake parking lot project Herald & Review
DECATUR — Small farm animals like alpacas and sheep will soon be kept on 15 acres of land near Enterprise Elementary School after city council members ...
Meet the October 2018 Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame Class Herald & Review
Brit Miller racked up 1,103 yards rushing and 14 TD as a junior quarterback and 1,199 yards and 14 touchdowns splitting time at quarterback and running back ...
Meet the Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame class of 2018 Herald & Review
Two Decatur athletes who went on to play in the NFL are among the latest Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame class, released Wednesday.
Clock runs out on Basketball Museum of Illinois in Pontiac Herald & Review
PONTIAC — The expression is "money talks." Turns out a lack of it speaks pretty clearly, too.
Hard-hitting MacArthur junior Jeffery Wells reeling in Division I offers Herald & Review
DECATUR — When Jeffery Wells played his first MacArthur varsity football game as a sophomore two years ago he was still relatively new to the game.
Star-studded class: Former NFL players Brit Miller, Dante Ridgeway highlight Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame class Herald & Review
DECATUR — Dante Ridgeway and Brit Miller excelled on the high school football field, were even better in college, played in the NFL, and are now back in ...
Jeanette Fay Baer | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
CHARLESTON -- Jeanette Fay Baer, age 84 of Charleston, joined her husband in their Heavenly Home on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 while at Carle ...
5 things to know about the $55 million Decatur Public Schools facilities plan Herald & Review
The Decatur Board of Education on Thursday afternoon heard a proposed timeline and more details for its $55 million plan to revamp district facilities.
Dante Ridgeway, Brit Miller highlight latest Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame class Herald & Review
DECATUR — Two Decatur athletes who went on to play in the NFL are among the latest Decatur Public Schools Hall of Fame class, released Wednesday.
'You have to try it,' MacArthur's MyShaun Dozier not letting anything slow him down Herald & Review
DECATUR — There are a few certainties that Denita Mathews knows about her grandson, MyShaun Dozier.
Trade unions introduce their careers to Decatur middle school students Herald & Review
DECATUR — Caleb Taylor is a third-generation union laborer and loves what he does, and loves to tell kids about it.
GALLERY: Life in Decatur in the 1970s | State and Regional | herald-review.com Herald & Review
1970: Carl Hubbell, Hall of Fame pitcher and director of the San Francisco Giants' farm system, was in Decatur to look over the Commodores. A couple of ...
Decatur high school seniors explore careers through hands-on internships Herald & Review
DECATUR — Seven Sassano knows she wants to become a lawyer, so when she applied for the Decatur School District's internship program, her choice was ...
Oakes runs for Decatur school board; Perkins will not run again Herald & Review
DECATUR — Decatur school board President Dan Oakes filed to run for re-election on Monday.
Mary Dianne Ford | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Mary Dianne Ford, 69, of Decatur, passed away Monday, February 25, 2019 at Decatur Memorial Hospital. Dianne was born on March 3, 1949 in ...
Rhoades, Brian Christopher | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Brian Christopher Rhoades, 41, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2019 at his residence. Brian was born November 9, 1977, the son ...
Allen S. Young | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
FORSYTH -- Allen S. Young 75, of Forsyth passed away unexpectedly on March 4, 2019, at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur. He was born August 14, 1943 ...
Decatur city crews repairing sinkhole at Grand and Main Herald & Review
DECATUR — City crews patched what they thought was a pothole at West Grand Avenue and North Main Street in Decatur, only to have the asphalt sink in ...
For Decatur public schools, a focus on changing the perception Herald & Review
When Aaron and Abi McIntosh moved from rural Weldon with their two daughters, they heard all kinds of comments about Decatur public schools.
Ann Northcutt Shellabarger | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Ann Northcutt (Cline) Shellabarger, 98, of Decatur, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019. Ann was born January 14, 1921 to Commodore ...
TUPPER: Behold, the glorious return of Friday night football Herald & Review
We in Central Illinois love a good party and we prove it by showing up in waves anytime someone advertises music, food, drink and a reason to turn up the.
Jimmy Stewart Seggerman II | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Jimmy Stewart Seggerman II, 68, of Decatur Entered his Heavenly Home on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Visitation will be held Saturday, March ...
Mary Margaret Mills | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Mary Margaret (Kramer) Mills, 88, of Decatur, IL, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at Fair Havens Christian Village. Mary was born on ...
Planned Parenthood teen sexual health campaign comes to Decatur Herald & Review
DECATUR — A Planned Parenthood of Illinois initiative developed in Chicago has made its way to Decatur, offering local teenagers an opportunity to learn ...
Tom E. Branson | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Rev. Tom E. Branson, 94, joined his darling little sweetheart Alice in Heaven on March 26, 2019.
Gail Louise Kidd | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Gail Louise Kidd, 47, of Decatur died peacefully in her sleep of natural causes on April 9, 2019.
5 questions with ... Robin Lash, manager of Paul's Confectionery, a 'Decatur staple' Herald & Review
Name: Robin Lash. Occupation: Manager and jack of all trades at Paul's Confectionery. Place of residence: Decatur. Paul's Confectionery, Inc. Food: Burgers ...
MacArthur High School students learn financial savvy | Education Herald & Review
DECATUR — Being on your own for the first time can be intimidating, and without the right information, making mistakes is easy.
5 Questions with ... Bailey Broderick, Decatur IL Moms and Decatur Memorial Hospital Herald & Review
Name: Bailey Broderick. Age: 34. Occupation: Creator of Decatur IL Moms, mom of three and marketing specialist at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
'Decatur is safer than ...' billboards taken down | Local | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR — Billboards put up by the group Limitless Decatur-Macon County saying the city is safer than Springfield and Champaign have been taken down.
5 questions with ... Lindsay Hale, new assistant principal at Hope Academy Herald & Review
What will be your duties with in your new position? The position is going to assist with curriculum and instructional needs within the building. I will facilitate ...
High school students explore in-demand healthcare careers during expo at Richland Herald & Review
DECATUR — A popular request from Santa Claus in the 1970s was a game called Operation.
Bechtel, Donald Larry | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Bechtel, Donald L. “Larry”, died January 12, 2019 at Imboden Creek. There will be no visitation and no *service*. Memorials are suggested for the ...
Decatur high school renovations show what's possible - News The State Journal-Register
DECATUR -- As the Springfield School District embarks on a comprehensive plan to update its facilities, renovations to Decatur's two high schools offer a ...
Billy Tyus says he won't apply for Decatur city manager job Herald & Review
DECATUR — Interim City Manager Billy Tyus has decided not to apply for the top administrative post of the city government, citing family reasons. "It was without ...
Looking back: Decatur-area history photos from October Herald & Review
Take a look back with our History Corner photos from October!
5 Questions with ... Jason White, Brinkoetter and Associates, Beautify Decatur Coalition Herald & Review
Name: Jason White. Age: 41. Occupation: Brinkoetter and Associates real estate broker. City of residency: Decatur. Outside of real estate, you're pretty invested ...
Living Science farm at Enterprise School helping ag academy take root Herald & Review
DECATUR — Enterprise School is surrounded by acres of gently rolling ground, and up until very recently, that ground was unused. Now, thanks to a $1.65 ...
Margaret Pauline Carter | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
LITCHFIELD -- Margaret Pauline Carter, 95, of Litchfield, IL, formerly of Decatur, passed away Sun., Apr. 28, 2019 at 7:15 a.m. in Heritage Health Therapy ...
Davidson, Jack Page | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Jack Page Davidson passed away at home on October 21, 2018, at the age of 88. Jack was born in Decatur Illinois, on August 25, 1930, the son.
Steven Leonard Long | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Steven Leonard Long, 57, died peacefully on Saturday, March 2, 2019, from complications following a stroke, at Melech Hospice House in Temple ...
Member of Decatur Seven elected to school board that once expelled him Chicago Tribune
Courtney Carson has moved from national symbol to local reverend. Next month he is expected to take his place on the school board that expelled him in 1999.
2019 mug shots from the Herald & Review | Crime and Courts Herald & Review
Arrest and booking photos are provided by law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt, and criminal charges are merely accusations. A defendant is ...
2 doctors, 1 teacher — all educators: Meet the Legacy of Learning honorees Herald & Review
DECATUR — No profession or community could succeed without those who desire to pass on their knowledge and wisdom for the benefit of others, and this ...
Jobs Expo offers one-stop applications for high school students Herald & Review
DECATUR — Makayla Busby plans to become a pediatrician, so when the Eisenhower High School senior walked into the school's Jobs Expo she spotted ...
White, Jacqueline E. | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Jacqueline E. White (Jacque), of Decatur, 91, died Sunday, January 6, 2019 in Decatur Memorial Hospital. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ...
5 Questions with ... Marc Girdler, writer and Decatur Public Library film curator Herald & Review
Name: Marc Girdler. Age: 39. Occupation: Writer and film curator for Decatur Public Library. City of residency: Decatur. It's a new year, and that means there's a ...
Rules changes could be coming in high school basketball Herald & Review
DECATUR — Basketball is back and will look much the same as did last year.
5 Questions with ... Abby Helm, Decatur Family YMCA | Local Herald & Review
Name: Abby Helm. Age: 28. Occupation: Director of development and membership at the Decatur Family YMCA. City of residency: Oakley. For those who haven't ...
Downtown Stephen Decatur's last group of grads still meet after 40 years Herald & Review
DECATUR – The Class of 1975 of Stephen Decatur High School will be celebrating their 40th anniversary next weekend.
Floyd H. Zerfowski | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Floyd H. Zerfowski was the oldest living retiree, retiring in 1970, from the Decatur Police Department, who passed away in his home on May 5, ...
'There's always going to be a job': Richland truck driver training a fast track to employment Herald & Review
DECATUR — One of the tests to get a commercial driver's license is to parallel-park a semitruck.
Then & Now: Follow Decatur through the lens of time Herald & Review
Our surroundings change in such subtle ways every day, we probably don't think much is different where we live, work and play. Years later, we imagine that ...
K-pop dancer brings high-energy moves to Decatur Park District program Herald & Review
DECATUR — The popular Korean music scene, K-pop, has made its way to Decatur, and local dance students have the opportunity to learn from a professional ...
FROM THE ARCHIVES: Who do you recognize? A look at Decatur-area graduation ceremonies through the years Herald & Review
Time to don caps and gowns and collect those hard-earned diplomas. Revisit graduations in the Decatur area through the years.
Nicole Bateman: Be proud to tell Decatur's comeback story Herald & Review
Some may call it real talk. Limitless Decatur & Macon County is giving it to you straight, no fluff, simple messages that are easy to remember. We're asking our ...
Lessons from John Regan, a Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Decatur founder, who turns 108 next month Herald & Review
DECATUR — The seeds of what became the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Decatur were planted six decades ago.
Rodgers, Eileen Georgia | Obituaries | herald-review.com Herald & Review
DECATUR -- Eileen Georgia Rodgers 100, of Decatur, IL passed away on October 31, 2018, in Imboden Creek Nursing Home. A *service* to celebrate Eileen's ...
WATCH: Philanthropist Darrell Beck inducted into Decatur Hall of Fame Herald & Review
DECATUR — Darrell Beck, a legendary fundraiser and philanthropist who was dedicated to improving the quality of life in Decatur, was inducted into the ...
GIVING TUESDAY: After Thanksgiving, Decatur turns out to help out Herald & Review
DECATUR — Frigid temperatures and flurries might have provided a good reason to stay at home Tuesday, but the cold didn't bother community members who ...
U.S. 36 bridge work in Harristown to finish Nov. 16 Herald & Review
DECATUR — Crews replacing a U.S. 36 bridge deck over U.S. 51 in Harristown will finish by its scheduled completion date of Nov. 16, according to the Illinois ...
Judge allows Decatur coach accused of sex offenses to have contact with child relatives Herald & Review
DECATUR — Dylan W. Nunn, who coached in a Decatur high school and is pleading not guilty to sex offenses involving a student, had his bond modified ...
5 Questions with ... Karalee Misner, director of marketing, Decatur Park District Herald & Review
Name: Karalee Misner. Age: 32. Occupation: Director of marketing, Decatur Park District. City of residency: Decatur. For those who might not be familiar, what ...
1999: Expulsion issue broadens - Felony charges filed; release of video dismays prosecutor Herald & Review
DECATUR - Four adults and five juveniles were charged Tuesday with felony mob action in connection with a Sept. 17 fight during a football game at ...
5 Questions with ... Rebecca 'Riki' Wright of Reflections Academy of Beauty Herald & Review
Name: Rebecca "Riki" Wright. Age: 40. Occupation: Owner and educator, Reflections Academy of Beauty, 241 N. Main St. City of residency: Decatur.
GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Eisenhower posts Central State 8 win against Springfield Southeast Herald & Review
DECATUR — The Eisenhower girls basketball team made its home debut under coach Johnell Evans and opened Central State 8 play with a 69-52 win against ...
5 Questions with ... Jamie Davis, Decatur Indoor Sports Center manager Herald & Review
Name: Jamie Davis. Age: 40. Occupation: Decatur Indoor Sports Center manager. City or residency: Decatur. What advice would you give to people looking to ...
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