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The Point Mallard Figure Skating Club will hold their annual free Learn to Skate lesson on January 15th at 11:00am at the Point Mallard Ice Skating Complex. Registered skaters will receive a 30 minute lesson and 20 minutes of fun and games. Space is limited....

We are preparing for our license renewal period to notify citizens and business owners about our up-and-coming business license renewal period: City of Decatur business license renewal notices will be mailed out on December 29th, 2017 The City of Decatur’s annual license renewal period will...

  Jack Allen Complex On November 18th-19th, Jack Allen Complex played host to the Alabama Junior Cup Soccer Tournament. This two day event included 105 teams from Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee and over 1600 athletes took part. Ingalls Pavilion Ingalls Pavilion hosted nine events during the month...

Decatur Fire and Rescue has seen a busy November! On the graph below you can see DFR responded to nearly 400 EMS calls. We have spent the last month taking care of the citizens of Decatur for their emergency service needs and working on providing training...

Point Mallard  Looking for a great Christmas idea? We have you covered. Point Mallard Water Park Season Pass Stocking Stuffer Sale is December 8-10, 2017. Get your season pass for only $55 per pass. Sale is online only. See www.pointmallardpark.com for more details.   Point Mallard Ice Complex Point Mallard Figure Skating Club will present...

Moulton Street Resurfacing:   This project is complete.  Project has been recommended for acceptance by ALDOT.     Spring Avenue Utilities Relocations:   This Contractor’s portion of this project is complete.  Utility companies are following behind the Contractor at this point and installing new services as well as relocating utility poles as...

Jack Allen Complex On November 18th-19th, Jack Allen Complex played host to the Alabama Junior Cup Soccer Tournament. This two day event included 105 teams from Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee and over 1600 athletes took part. Ingalls Pavilion Ingalls Pavilion hosted nine events during the month...

Decatur Police Department Public Information Officer - Emme Long Whether you’re gearing up for Black Friday or wrapping up your Christmas to-do list, the Decatur Police Department’s shopping safety tips will help keep your days merry and bright. Remind young drivers to be alert and aware...