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The Spring Break Camp will take place in March at Fort Decatur. They are currently registering children for this camp. The Decatur Dixie Darlings Baton Twirling classes will start back Thursday, January 11th at 4pm at TC Almon Recreation Center. The Cost is $20 per month...

For most fire departments the onset of winter is the busy season and it is no different for Decatur Fire and Rescue. Between November 19th and the end of the year Decatur Fire and Rescue has been busy responding to 8 building fires, a reduction...

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...