Reporting is the bread and butter of what we do, but words have their limitations. Sometimes the right photo says it all. Over the past year, we’ve photographed City Commission meetings, festivals and local businesses. Here are the ones that we think best tell the story of 2014. Enjoy.
By Dena Mellick, contributor Several Decatur-area churches gathered in Oakhurst Sunday afternoon to protest the lack of grand jury indictments in the deaths of two black men killed by police officers. But the protesters also denounced the murder of two New York City police officers killed by a black man in an apparent act of retaliation […]
The old Decatur courthouse is listed among several locations around the US as a venue for a “National Day of Rage” protest on Aug. 21, but the details of the event remain sketchy. The protest is allegedly being staged by the activist group Anonymous in response to events in Ferguson, Mo. There have been several […]