Inn the Oaks
Bed & Breakfast
With it’s historic charm and downtown feel, Inn the Oaks Bed and Breakfast is the coziest place to stay in East Central Mississippi. Experience a piece of history nestled in the heart of Newton County, home of the East Central Warriors. This 1930’s home, restored with most of its original craftsmanship, offers four guest rooms with private baths, each room reflecting a previous historical owner. Inn the Oaks offers individual thermostat control, flat screen televisions, free cable and WI-FI, and shelves of books for light reading and historical accounts. Discover a hidden treasure in Decatur, MS. For information, call 601-504-9289.
THINGS TO DO
Turkey Creek Water Park - Turkey Creek offers fishing, swimming, and hiking. It is a beautiful wildlife park to visit and get close to nature!
Newton County Archives - Visit Newton County Archives and learn about Newton County, Union and Decatur.
Birthplace of Medgar Evers - Medgar Evers was born in Decatur in 1925, the street where he grew up is named in his memory. He later went on to promote Civil Rights in Mississippi. he was assassinated in 1963 at his home in Jackson, MS.
East Central Community College - ECCC offers a variety of educational opportunities for anyone wishing to advance their education. Visit the campus and the walking trail located on the north side of the campus. During the year check the ECCC schedule to see what is happening during your stay.
Piece Castle - Visit central Mississippi's Wedding showplace and Event Hall. Pierce Castle offers a unique atmosphere for any special event.
Lazy Acres Plantation, LLC - Lazy Acres Plantation is located north of the small town of Chunky, Mississippi. the 120 acre farm has begun as a modest Christmas tree farm has grown into a multi-seasonal agritourism business.
Downtown Shopping - Decatur has several stores with unique items. Take a stroll downtown and visit the shops for that special shopping experience.
Decatur United Methodist Church- 268 West Broad Street
Decatur MB Church - 192 Medgar Evers Drive
Clark-Venable Baptist Church - 362 West Broad Street
Church Arise - West Broad Street
The Refuge Church 54 Seventh Street
Murray Chapel Church of God - 132 Medgar Evers Drive
Wards - Burgers and other fast food items.
Subway - sandwiches and pizza
La Campana - Mexican food
Big "G" Grocery - Serves plate lunch Monday - Friday