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District approves Decatur High School Principal's request to transfer to new Talley Street School  Decaturish.com

After four years, Decatur High School Principal Arlethea Williams will be leaving her post to take a new position as assistant principal at Talley Street Upper ...



Former Decatur High teacher accused of sexually harassing students gets 30 day suspension  Decaturish.com

A former Decatur High teacher accused of sexually harassing students will be able to teach again after the Professional Standards Commission, a state board ...



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.



5 questions with ... Jeff Dase, new assistant superintendent for the Decatur School District  Herald & Review

1. What is your teaching and administration experience?



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 ...



Carrie Witt resigns as Decatur High teacher  The Decatur Daily

The day before her scheduled due process hearing with Decatur City Schools' Board of Education, Carrie Cabri Witt resigned as a teacher at Decatur High.



Report: Decatur High graduate killed by alleged drunk driver  Decaturish.com

A recent Decatur High School graduate was killed by an alleged drunk driver, according to media reports. The AJC and WSBTV both reported that Kennedy ...



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.



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 ...



Decatur alumna Betsy Harris coaches team to conference title on anniversary of state title  Meridian Star

March 10 now holds additional significance for Florida Southern College women's basketball coach Betsy Harris.



5 Questions with ... Lena Rotramel, a care room assistant at Enterprise Elementary  Herald & Review

Name: Lena Rotramel. Age: 22. Occupation: Care Room assistant at Enterprise Elementary School. City of residency: Decatur. What is your background?



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 ...



City Schools of Decatur names Decatur High's Jenna Black teacher of the year  Decaturish.com

Jenna Black, a family and consumer sciences teacher at Decatur High, has worked in the classroom for 31 years. According to City Schools of Decatur, she ...



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 ...



Loved ones remember high school graduate killed in DUI crash  WSB Atlanta

Family and friends of a Decatur High School graduate killed by an accused drunk driver honored her with a candlelight vigil on Wednesday night.



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 ...



5 questions... with Decatur police detective Sgt. Chris Copeland  Herald & Review

Name: Chris Copeland. Occupation: Sergeant at the Decatur Police Department. Why did you get into law enforcement? I went into the Army at the age of 18 ...



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 ...



Student arrested after allegedly making threats against Decatur High  Decaturish.com

Decatur Police say a 15-year-old student has been charged with making “terroristic threats” against Decatur High School. The suspect's identity is not being ...



Update for Friday, April 5, 2019  Wise County Messenger

ATTEMPTED CAPITAL MURDER ARREST – A Lake Bridgeport man is facing an attempted capital murder charge after attacking and injuring two Wise County ...



City Schools of Decatur announces teachers of the year  Champion

City Schools of Decatur (CSD) announced its nine 2016-2017 teachers of the year on Nov. 8. The accolades given to each teacher differed in specificity but ...



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 ...



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.



Severe weather, flooding in Midwest take toll on ADM 1Q earnings  Herald & Review

CHICAGO — Severe weather and flooding across the Midwest took its toll on Archer Daniels Midland Co.'s first-quarter results, the company reported Friday.



Morson new leader of Tiger football | Local Sports  Elk Valley Times

Fayetteville High School introduced James Kenneth (Kenny) Morson to the student body last week, announcing his hiring as the new head coach of Tiger ...



IHSA plan would replace football conferences with districts  Herald & Review

BLOOMINGTON — Football teams grouped by geography became a closer reality Wednesday when the Illinois High School Association's Legislative ...



Federal Way Public Schools presents athlete Hall of Fame awards  Federal Way Mirror

Federal Way Public Schools on Monday evening inducted three new members into its athletic Hall of Fame and presented honors to three other individuals.



5 Questions with ... Shirley Stanley, Decatur & Macon County Animal Shelter Foundation and Fido Scurry  Herald & Review

Name: Shirley Stanley. Occupation: Decatur & Macon County Animal Shelter Foundation (DMCASF) board member, Fido Scurry 5K chairperson.



5 Questions with ... Steve John, executive director of Agricultural Watershed Institute  Herald & Review

Name: Steve John. Age: 70. Occupation: Executive director of Agricultural Watershed Institute. Lives in: Decatur. What should people know about the Agricultural ...



Tasha White Announces Candidacy for Decatur School Board  Patch.com

Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - The candidate's platform includes fostering a positive relationship with the city commission and maintaining a talented and ...



Hampton, Ord to wed June. 22 - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Mr. and Mrs. James N. Hampton of Hartselle are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Joan Hampton, to Colton Jay Nunez Ord of ...



5 Questions with ... Erik Grebner, Homework Hangout Club Inc.  Herald & Review

Name: Erik Grebner. Age: 39. Occupation: Executive Director of Homework Hangout Club Inc. City of residency: Decatur. What's new at Homework Hangout this ...



(PHOTOS) Community rallies to support Decatur High media clerk  Decaturish.com

Leonard Thibadeau (center) holds a sign above his head during the Rally for Riley across from Decatur High School on Monday morning. Photo: Jonathan ...



Former Decatur HS star Betsy Harris grabs coaching honor  Meridian Star

Betsy Harris has been at Florida Southern College for only four seasons, but the coach has wasted no time reviving a program that posted seven wins the ...



Marching out – Decatur High band director leaving  Decaturish.com

The Decatur High band director is leaving at the end of this year. Director Megan Williams sent a letter to parents on April 23 explaining that she would be ...



Delmarva graduations: Photos and more for high school and college  Delmarva Daily Times

Graduation photos and more from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Sussex, Accomack and Northampton counties on Delmarva.



Unveiling of Rosa Parks artifacts part of Decatur museum's annual Juneteenth Celebration  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Artifacts connected to Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks are coming to the African-American Cultural & Genealogical Society of Illinois, with a Saturday ...



Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Dec. 14: Danielle Allen  Federal Way Mirror

TJHS cheer captain showcases spirit and leadership.



Sheriff -elect Ron Puckett selects Lt. Chris Price as chief deputy - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

With the election over and Jan. 15 fast approaching, Sheriff-Elect Ron Puckett is quickly ramping up plans for the Morgan County Sheriff's Department. Puckett ...



Photos: A look back 2017 Decatur-area mug shots  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 ...



'There's not a bad person it could go to'  Greensburg Daily News

For the first time in Decatur County history, all five Lilly Scholarship finalists attend the same house of learning – South Decatur High School.



Jarod Oldham returns to Decatur to make a difference  WAND

DECATUR -- Jarod Oldham has checked virtually every box you can check as a basketball player: a star at Eisenhower, a star for Division-I Buffalo, a pro player ...



Alabama judge dismisses charges against teacher accused of having sex with students as unconstitutional  New York Daily News

An Alabama teacher accused of having sex with two students saw charges against her dismissed on the grounds that they're unconstitutional.



Hall named teacher of the year - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

A former Hartselle High graduate, Anna Hall, was named the Hartselle High School teacher of the year. Emily Cowart has knows Hall through softball, but also ...



Students Ratcheting Up Anti-Gun Protests After School Shooting  Wall Street Journal

High-school students are planning marches and school walkouts across the country in the coming weeks and months as the number of protesters on social ...



“Profound Changes” in Local School District Diversity Around Atlanta Region  Decatur Metro

As the 2014-2015 school year comes to a close, we thought it would be a good time to revisit the dramatic changes in the racial and ethnic compositions of local ...



04/09/2018 | Special Ed Teacher Wins Worcester's Top Honor | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

OCEAN CITY – Local officials crowned Cedar Chapel Special School's Karen Holland as Worcester County's top educator at Friday's 2018 Teacher of the Year.



5 Questions with ... Chuck Beck, piano technician and owner of Chuck Beck Piano Services  Herald & Review

Name: Chuck Beck. Age: 39. Occupation: Piano technician, owner of Chuck Beck Piano Services. City of residency: Historic West End of Decatur. Between ...



Bentley's seeks to sell facility to build new era - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Bentley's has started construction on its future location, but the store will not be able to complete the move until they sell their current location at 307 Main St.



01/08/2019 | Heiser Sworn In As Worcester County's First Female State's Attorney | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

SNOW HILL – Veteran prosecutor Kris Heiser was sworn in as the first female state's attorney for Worcester County this week. On Monday, Heiser was.



Walkout Highlights, Coast to Coast: Recapping the Student Protests and the Sights and Sounds That Helped #Enough Trend on Social Media  The 74

For more news on the reactions to the national walkout — and our continuing reporting on gun deaths and injuries at schools across the country — sign up for ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Madden, Nancy Lee | Obituaries | herald-review.com  Herald & Review

DECATUR -- Nancy Lee Madden, 61, passed away peacefully on June 11, 2017 at Decatur Memorial Hospital. She was born June 15, 1955 in Decatur, Illinois ...



Decatur proudly bears the name of naval war hero  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Though the commodore never took a step in the city that bears his name, Stephen Decatur still remains a prominent figure in central Illinois.



Revisiting history: Homeschoolers experience Crabb-Stewart-Key-Dotson home - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

By Hope Thompson For the Enquirer Recently a group of North Alabama home school students enjoyed a field trip to the historic Crabb-Stewart-Key-Dotson ...



Shannen Olsen Ferry  Northwest Georgia News

Shannen Olsen Ferry, age 63, of Rome, passed away on Friday, Aug., 19, 2016, peacefully at home from cancer. She was surrounded by family and loved ones.



The Nation's Up-And-Coming Boys High Jumpers  MileSplit

Take a look below at the next big names in the boys high jump.



Exciting Friday in Priceville changing the community - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

On the last Friday in the month of April a couple of events changed the atmosphere in the Priceville community.



Football coaches Wayne Grant, Danny Horn part of Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame's 27th class  AL.com

Wayne Grant and his 2005 Pike County team celebrate winning the state championship at Birmingham's Legion Field. Grant is one of seven AHSAA coaches ...



Bob Fallstrom: Book recalls Cobden's basketball Cinderella story  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Fifty years ago in March on a sunny Saturday afternoon in the Assembly Hall in Champaign, the Stephen Decatur High School basketball team was ...



Decatur County's Ruthanne Gordon in broadcasting for 37 years  Greensburg Daily News

We've watched Ruthanne Gordon tell us the latest news for many years and felt proud to tell others, “She's a Decatur County woman.” Ruthanne has been in ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Renfroe Principal Announces He's Leaving At End of School Year  Decatur Metro

Decaturish is reporting that Renfroe Middle School Principal Derrick Thomas sent a note to parents this morning announcing he's taken a principal job in the ...



Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week: Jacob Buchan  Federal Way Mirror

Buchan will be an anchor for the Gator boys soccer team's defense.



John M. Purnell, retired Eastern Shore reporter, dies  Baltimore Sun

John M. Purnell, a veteran reporter who had worked for Eastern Shore newspapers and earlier for The Palm Beach Post, died Thursday from undetermined ...



Former Kent postal worker sentenced for stealing electronic devices  Federal Way Mirror

Federal Way woman took items from packages and resold them.



Army National Combine participants  247Sports.com

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.



Cunningham-Marlin  The Republic

Lauren Cunningham of Westport and Nick Marlin of Hope announce their engagement. Ms. Cunningham is the daughter of Greg and Tina Cunningham of ...



SOS Investigating Senior Vote-Buying in Atlanta Election  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Secretary of State of Georgia is investigating apparent vote-buying at two senior highrises in Atlanta's City Council District 3, Atlanta ...



Atlanta Ordinance Would Repeal “Known Drug Area” Law that is Unconstitutional  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Public Safety/Legal Administration Committee of the City Council of Atlanta is set to consider legislation on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, ...



12/08/2017 | Berlin Christmas Parade Results | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

Berlin's 47th Annual Christmas parade attracted a crowd of several thousand who lined the parade route along Main Street to near capacity Thursday night.



Jacoway among 12 new members inducted into Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame  Northwest Georgia News

MONTGOMERY – Twelve major contributors to prep athletics in Alabama were inducted into the 27th class of the Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame ...



Ross-Sartain  Over the Mountain Journal

Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Lynn Ross of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Meagan Rebecca, to William Allen Sartain, son of Mr. and Mrs.



MCBOE hires architect to complete PHS project - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Morgan County Board of Education hired an architect to provide construction administration services leading to the completion of the new Priceville High School ...



Singleton, Ricky L. | Obituaries | herald-review.com  Herald & Review

DECATUR -- Ricky “Rick” L. Singleton, 56, died Friday, April 8th, 2016 in his home. He transitioned peacefully in the presence of family members.



Illini, Groce eye new target | Illini | herald-review.com  Herald & Review

CHAMPAIGN – With four verbal commitments in hand, it's going to take a special talent for Illini coach John Groce to turn loose of a fifth scholarship for the 2017.



Don Pouncey retiring as HJHS principal (updated) - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Don Pouncey, a native Mississippian who devoted 39 years to educating and coaching kids in Alabama, is retiring as principal at Hartselle Junior High School, ...



Atlanta City Council's War on the Public; Mr. Bond Objects  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — One year into the new Council term, the current Atlanta City Councilmembers continue their war on the public, with the exception of Michael ...



02/23/2017 | A Week In Business - February 24, 2017 | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

New Doctor Welcomed BERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System has announced that Dr. Kieran Py has joined the Atlantic General Primary Care.



Middle School Boys Rankings: Cade Flatt A Triple Threat  MileSplit

One athlete who stands out is Jacari Kennedy from West Oaks Academy in Florida. Kennedy holds the top middle school time in the 100m dash with an 11.16 ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 800m Run  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 800 meter run.



Obituaries | Obituaries  South Strand news

Myrtle Deas. Myrtle Deas, 87, of Pawleys Island, died on January 9, 2017 in Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, ...



Atlanta Council Cmte Approves Gentrification Plan for English Avenue  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Atlanta City Councilmembers Natalyn Archibong (District 5), Dustin Hillis (District 9), Marci Overstreet (District 11), Joyce Sheperd (District ...



Reality Winner of Augusta, Whistleblower, Sentenced under Espionage Act  Atlanta Progressive News

Photograph from Reality Winner's personal Facebook page; used pursuant to fair use doctrine for educational purposes. (APN) ATLANTA — On Thursday, ...



Meet the 33 young women debuting as the 2015 Huntsville Symphony Ball debutantes  AL.com

The 33 young women who will make their debut at the 2015 Symphony Ball in October enjoyed a several special events during the first week of debutante ...



McNalley, Gillette to wed in October - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Mr. and Mrs. Ricky McNalley of Decatur are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sophie Kathryn McNalley of Decatur to Zachary Quentin ...



Getting closer: Habitat for Humanity ReStore moves toward opening  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Do-it-yourselfers don't have much longer to wait for Decatur's Habitat for Humanity ReStore to begin regular operation.



Eva School welcomes alumni, friends - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Jo Anne Makemson Lindley Special to the Enquirer. The Eva School Gymnasium was a sea of blue and white on Saturday, July 16, as the Eva High School ...



04/23/2015 | Debbie Wooten To Retire After 40-Plus Years Teaching At Buckingham Elementary School | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

BERLIN – Buckingham Elementary School will lose one of its best known educators with the retirement of media specialist Debbie Wooten this spring. After.



Dalton High's German Program Receives PASCH Designation  The Chattanoogan

Ava Wyatt and the German program at DHS have been declared a PASCH school by the German Consulate General and German Central Agency for Schools ...



Summer Of The Slam: How two fearless Baltimore poetry slam teams took over the nation  Baltimore City Paper

"Why do you want to win?" Victor "Slangston Hughes" Rodgers, 33, asks an eager group of five young poets at the Edward R. Murrow Park in Washington, D.C., ...



Police: Gardendale Minister Shot Wife, Daughter, Then Stabbed Himself  WHNT

GARDENDALE, Ala. - Police have released more details about a violent crime that happened inside the home of a minister and his family in northern Jefferson ...



Hendrix, Lusk wedding planned - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Dr. and Mrs. Mark Hendrix of Hartselle announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Lee Hendrix of Hartselle to Chase Randall Lusk of Hartselle, son ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...



En pointe: Teacher fosters young dancers for more than 30 years  Wise County Messenger

BELOVED TEACHER – Top, students swarm dance teacher Karen Smith on stage during tech rehearsal for “Sleeping Beauty” last weekend. Messenger photo ...



Tom Brady, LeBron James Lead 2018 ESPYS Nominations  TheWrap

Chloe Kim, James Harden, Jose Altuve, Mike Smith, Cristiano Ronaldo, Roger Federer and the USA Women's Ice Hockey are also up for awards at ESPYS on ...



Elizabeth M. Solter, accomplished equestrian and teacher  Baltimore Sun

Elizabeth M. Solter, an accomplished equestrian and teacher who had been a member of the U.S. Equestrian Team and went on to a successful career as a ...



09/15/2016 | Things To Do Around Town - September 16, 2016 | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

Every 1st Friday: Star Charities Volunteers Meet 10 a.m., Ocean Pines Library. 410-641-7667. Every Saturday: Weekly Farmers Market 8 a.m.-1 p.m.,



04/10/2018 | Farmers Market Not Returning To Berlin | News Ocean City MD  The Dispatch

BERLIN – Though the Downtown Berlin Farmers Market has closed after more than 30 years in business, the town is expected to welcome a new market by.



Stacey Hopkins, ACLU Preserve 160,000 Voter Registrations in State Settlement (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has settled with Stacey Hopkins, a Fulton County voter who last year, in 2017, was threatened with ...



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