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The Decaturish Podcast interviews Nima Daivari with Lime scooters
March 21, 2019

  The Atlanta area has seen an explosion of e-scooters, devices that people can rent and use to get where they’re going. The influx of scooters has taken many city officials by surprise. The two big players in the e-scooter buisness are Lime and Bird

The Decaturish Podcast talks to state Rep. Scott Holcomb
January 24, 2019

  Our guest for this podcast is state Rep. Scott Holcomb, D-Atlanta, a state legislator representing House District 81. He stopped by to talk to us about a variety of topics and what’s in store for the legislative session The sponsor for this e

The Decaturish Podcast reads ‘A Jug of Silver,’ a Christmas story by Truman Capote
December 12, 2018

Today we’re going to do something different. Truman Capote is my favorite author. One of my favorite stories of his is “A Jug of Silver,” a story about the kindness and sweetness of a small Southern town. With the permission of the Truman Capo

The Decaturish Podcast talks to Santa Claus
December 04, 2018

He sees you when you’re sleeping. He knows when you’re awake. He knows if you’ve been bad or good. He’s also the most famous guest   we’ve ever had on our Podcast. He goes by different names: Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle and Father Christmas. But you know

The Decautrish Podcast talks to Patrick Bryant, Avondale Estates’ new city manager
November 20, 2018

The city of Avondale Estates recently hired Patrick Bryant to be its next city manager. He previously served as the city manager in Talladega, Ala. and is succeeds previous Avondale Estates City Manager Clai Brown. Music for this podcast was provided by t

Decaturish Podcast: Who won and who lost in the 2018 midterm election, and what does it mean?
November 08, 2018

Note: Decaturish apologizes for some of the technical issues present in this Podcast. We were trying a new recording set up for the first time and it didn’t execute as well as we’d hoped. We will do better next time.  The Nov. 6 election is in

The Decaturish Podcast talks with former Atlanta mayor Sam Massell
October 31, 2018

Sam Massell, a 1944 graduate of Druid Hills High School, served as Atlanta’s 53rd mayor from 1970 to 1974, during which his administration established the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) and Woodruff Park. Now, he manages the Buckhead

Decaturish Podcast: What is suspicious behavior and when should I call the police?
October 17, 2018

Decatur Police Lt. Jennifer Ross has been working on a special series of brochures called, “What is Suspicious?” It’s meant for city residents, but it is useful advice for every community. The brochure teaches people to report suspicious

The Decautrish Podcast talks the prehistory of Decatur with Mark Pifer
October 08, 2018

Have you ever wondered what Decatur was like before it was a city, before people even lived here? Mark Pifer has and has published a new book called “Native Decatur” which chronicles not only the city’s historic past but its prehistoric past as well. Musi

The Decaturish Podcast gets frightened by The Ghastly Dreadfuls
October 08, 2018

Some shows just can’t stay dead. Every year the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta stages “The Ghastly Dreadfuls,” a spooky show featuring puppets and live performances. I personally love this show and my Halloween isn’t complete unless I see it. The sho