Update: 5:05 pm DECATUR -- The police chief is retiring after 28 years on the force.
Latest: 6:07 am, 8/19/14, Tuesday DECATUR -- The city council voted to reverse a decision to purchase a new communications system.
MACON COUNTY -- Murder charges against a Decatur man have been dropped.
DECATUR -- Months after a 2-year old is killed, one woman is still pushing for justice.
DECATUR -- The University of Illinois isn't the only university rated as one of the best in the Midwest.
DECATUR -- In case of emergency, a local community college is ready to respond.
DECATUR -- Five young boys have been arrested.
Update: 5:08 pm, 8/4/14, Monday DECATUR -- Playing outdoors keeps kids healthy and active.
DECATUR -- An accident involving a car and pedestrian is under investigation.
DECATUR -- The Decatur Celebration brings hundreds of thousands downtown.
Latest: 6:55, 8/2/14, Saturday DECATUR -- The city is getting help from the state of Illinois to revamp the Civic Center.
DECATUR -- An area man is accused of robbing a woman and pushing her to the ground.
Update: 10:23 pm DECATUR -- Get set for a weekend of fun. The Decatur Celebration is off and running.
Update: 10:02 pm DECATUR -- Twenty years ago, a woman was killed.
DECATUR -- The Scovill Zoo welcomed a new member to the family Thursday.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man is arraigned on a felony charge of aggravated battery for allegedly inflicting multiple injuries on a 2-year old boy.
Update: 10:01 pm DECATUR -- The sound of an explosion was actually a car crashing into a tree.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man was arrested for whipping children with an extension cord.
DECATUR -- Rumors are running rampant something is in Lake Decatur lurking just below the surface.
DECATUR -- What could possibly grow in the sand and mud at the bottom of Lake Decatur?
MACON COUNTY -- Police say a man outsmarted two men who abducted him.
DECATUR -- The city could be the new home for an agricultural research center.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man has been arrested after trying to force his way into a home.
DECATUR -- Authorities say someone tried to kill a police officer. It happened about 11:30 pm, Monday, in the 200-block of South College Street.
MACON COUNTY -- The trial is underway for a man accused of shooting a Decatur Police officer.
ILLINOIS -- A Decatur man is filing a lawsuit against the state.
Update: 2:19 pm, 7/11/14, Friday DECATUR -- Police say they found the man who hit a bicyclist then stole his cellphone.
Update: 10:08 pm, 7/10/14, Thursday MACON COUNTY -- Good news for area law enforcement.
DECATUR -- There's a summer camp taking place which really rocks! These kids are learning about the music industry at Rock-n-Roll Camp.
DECATUR -- The second week of July doesn't exactly make people think of Christmas. Or does it?
DECATUR -- An area man faces sex charges after allegedly fondling a boy younger than 12-years old.
DECATUR -- More problems at Macon County Jail involving phones.
DECATUR -- Businesses are investing millions of dollars to start projects here.
DECATUR -- An unusual visitor is on the move in Central Illinois.
DECATUR -- Area firefighters could get a pay raise.
DECATUR -- An area mother is outraged over her son's death.
DECATUR -- Governor Pat Quinn announced 47 museums, as well as attractions across the state, will receive $20 million.
DECATUR -- A new proposal could give you more time to get ready for election day.
MACON COUNTY -- Two people were sent to the hospital after a scary car chase.
Update: 9:48 pm DECATUR -- A neighborhood is rocked Friday afternoon as a home explodes.
DECATUR -- Summer break has barely started and already some teachers are thinking about next year.
DECATUR -- There's a new person in charge of the state's Future Farmers of America program.
DECATUR -- A new restaurant is letting students cook for the community.
DECATUR -- Richland Community College has a right to brag.
Update: 10:03 pm, 6/18/14, Wednesday DECATUR -- Two people are formally charged after gunshots were fired in a cemetery.
Update: 10:01 pm DECATUR -- Some scary moments for people when gunshots were heard at an area motel.
DECATUR -- Cutting the grass is just part of the responsibility of being a homeowner, but too many people aren't doing it.
DECATUR -- The city is getting a head start when it comes to medical marijuana.
DECATUR -- After months of planning and controversy, the Macon County Festival finished up.
MACON COUNTY -- Evidence from a 1996 murder will be tested for DNA.