The Decatur Navigator A Decatur, Illinois Blog with a Stale Slogan

Roar

It’s nearing the end of 2019 and I’m glad because I’m looking forward to the 20s, although right now that only conjures up images of flappers,...

Garman Park

A New Ghost Story

It’s almost Halloween and that means it’s time for my annual pilgrimage to Greenwood Cemetery where I pay my respects to many of the founders of...

Customer Service, Where Art Thou?

There’s very few things that get my blood boiling. People cutting down trees, litterbugs, the cost of cable television, and carving Donald Trump’s head on Mount...

Some Tough Love for the Devon

Last night I attended the Trace Adkins show at the new Devon Amphitheater and it was an enjoyable night but just didn’t have the energy that...

Back to Where I Came From

This week I’ll be signing my son up for his Freshman year at LSA so that’s a strong signal that summer is about over and my...

The Wondering Years

There are those milestone years that we all have. It isn’t necessarily 16, 21, or even 40 but there will be a year or two that...