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Street & Environmental Services   Dear Residents, We want you to know the names of those who are providing Loader Truck service for you.  They are: District One Loader Truck Drivers are-Truck # 963 Frank Baker, Truck # 966 David Johnson and Truck # 917 Mike Moore, District Two...

Two valued associates retiring as of February 1, 2019. The Planning Department will be wishing two associates a well-deserved and happy retirement January 31.  Steve Kelso who was hired May 3, 1990 as a draftsman and promoted to Planning Technician March 2, 1995 and most recently...

Part of a good community is having a place where citizens can have a judge address the unfortunate situations when they are victims of crime. Many citizens are familiar with the courts that are held in the Morgan County Courthouse but are unaware there is...

THE MORGAN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S 2019 ANNUAL MEETING—A CELEBRATION OF THE STATE’S BICENTENNIAL, FEBRUARY 12, 2019 AT MORGAN COUNTY ARCHIVES, 624 BANK STREET, DECATUR, AL 35601 This is a great opportunity to hear and to interact with Senator Arthur Orr, Chairman of the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and...

The holidays are a festive time of year when we share special moments with our family, friends and loved ones, and look ahead to a new year filled with promise and opportunity. We reflect upon our many blessings, and are grateful for the sacrifices being...

  Thanksgiving Dinner and Special Olympic Awards – This year Decatur Parks & Recreation Therapeutics Program held their annual Thanksgiving Dinner and Special Olympics Awards banquet at Ingalls Harbor Pavilion on Thursday, November 15. With the help of the Decatur and Priceville Civitan Clubs we were able...