Donation BIns May Not Be Sending Your Goods Where You Think
It's a company called USagain. It provides you a convenient, and eco-friendly way to get rid of unwanted clothes.
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Thursday Jul 10
T1red of p@sswords? Y0u @re Nt @lone
Good thing she doesn't need a password to get into heaven. That's what Donna Spinner often mutters when she tries to remember the growing list of letter-number-and-symbol codes she's had to create to access her various online accounts.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Decatur teen sentenced to 55 years for first-degree murder
A Decatur teenager that was convicted of a 2011 murder will spend the next 55 years behind bars.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Heavy rains helpful for 2014 crop yield
As you may have noticed, quite a bit of rain has fallen over the past month or so across central Illinois.
Precision Aerial Ag Show coming to Decatur
Those that wish to learn more about the use of unmanned aerial vehicles in agriculture are invited to attend the Precision Aerial Ag Show on July 9 and July 10. You'll be able to see flight demonstrations and UAV digital output, hear authorities talk about UAV uses in agriculture, learn about regulations, liability, and UAV options, and tour ... (more)
Decatur City Council holds study session on dredge project
Decatur residents got a look at what they can expect to see from the city's new dredge project at a Decatur City Council study session Monday night.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Mini Golf to Open Soon
After delays from a severe winter and rainy spring, Decatur's new miniature golf course is nearly finished.
As the company began developing new small cars in the late 1990s, it listened to customers who complained about "cheap-feeling" switches that required too much effort to turn.
Hunter wants to sell big-game slingshot, sues DNR
John "Chief A.J." Huffer enjoys stalking big game. And he likes to do it with a modified slingshot he says can fire arrows fast enough to take down deer.
Road closure in Decatur to repair water main failure
Motorists in Decatur are being advised to avoid the 3700 block of Greenridge Dr. beginning Monday, July 7, 2014, as City of Decatur crews will be repairing a water main failure.
The Macon Telegraph
SCID now part of newborn screening in Illinois
The Herald and Review reported Sunday that Illinois is the 18th state to test for SCID.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The night of July 4th is one that Michelle Kendall will never forget. "We went in the house at about 11:15pm, sat down, and me and her fell asleep watching a movie," said Michelle.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Lawmaker Wants Consumer Fireworks Sales In Illinois
But in Illinois fireworks are illegal. If you want to buy fireworks you have to cross the border into another state, make the purchase, and then sneak back into Illinois.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Decatur City Council receives update from economic development officer
In a report received by the Decatur City Council, Economic Development Officer Patrick Hoban says over $20 million has been invested in Decatur since January 2014.
American Red Cross asking central Illinois residents to donate blood
The American Red Cross is asking residents in central Illinois to donate blood to help prevent a summer shortage.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Macon County judge appointed to Fourth District Appellate Court
The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Macon County Judge Lisa Holder White to the Fourth District Appellate Court effective Tuesday.
Road construction begins in Decatur
Motorists in Decatur could see some delays as Oakland Avenue, between West Main Street and West Eldorado Street, will be closed due to construction beginning on July 1, 2014.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Tired of passwords? Y0u @re N*t @lone
CHICAGO -- Good thing she doesn't need a password to get into heaven. That's what Donna Spinner often mutters when she tries to remember the growing list of letter-number-and-symbol codes she's had to create to access her various online accounts.
Rescue workers and law enforcement agencies are preparing for a big weekend ahead.
Evidence being tested in Dwight shootings case
Authorities say evidence is being tested as they continue the investigation into a Dwight shooting that left a mother and daughter dead.