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Sunday, August 13, 2017

2017 Celebration #3

Another set of photos from #DC17, the 2017 Decatur Celebration.......














2017 Celebration #2 Getting Physical

Lots of opportunities for physical activity at the 2017 Decatur Celebration. #DC17








And exercise of the mind, too:


Tuesday, August 8, 2017

2017 Celebration #1

DECATUR CELEBRATION 2017
#DC17

(photos taken Friday August 4, prior to the opening of Celebration)












Sunday, July 16, 2017

Memory Lane 45

Picture Decatur
Memory Lane #45

published July 16, 2017
















all-American, Big Blue, Borg Warner, Chodat, city limit, Decanois, Decatur High School, envelope, Grand Army GAR, James Millikin, Marvel Schebler, memory lane, Millidek, millikin university, postcard, Shively

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Remembering Decatur 1982

Just happened across this "Decatur Navigator" blog post from 2014.  It's worth a read, especially for those who consider themselves Decatur history buffs.

All About Decatur…in 1982


(author: Kris Hay-Disney)


Featured is a board game called "All About Decatur Illinois".

A couple of photos from the post:




Sunday, June 25, 2017

Police Patches

A collection of patches worn by Decatur's finest.  The men and women in blue.


Decatur Police Department:






Decatur Police Auxiliary: