City and Public Meetings

Fulton Code Enforcement Officer Arrested
The Code Enforcement Officer for the City of Fulton has been arrested and charged with tampering with a witness and menacing. According to a police report issued by...
SERVICE APPRECIATED – The Hickman City Commission presented Police Officer Ray Smith with a Certificate of Appreciation for recognition of 28 years of service to the Hickman Police Department at the City Commission meeting June 11. Smith said, “I never thought it would be 28. It has been some hard days and some good days and if I had it to do over again I still would become a police officer. It is in my blood.” Smith has also served in the National Guard and regular Army for 20 years. Smith received three DD214 as a Vietnam veteran, Persian Gulf, and Iraq, serving in the Navy. From left are Commissioner Heath Carlton, Mayor David Lattus, Smith, Commissioner Phillip Williams, and Hickman Chief of Police Tony Grogan. (Photo by Barbara Atwill) Hickman Commission honors employees’ years of service
Ray Smith and Tommy Ramsey were presented given special recognitions for their service to the city of Hickman at the Hickman City Commission...


New Director of Schools hired for Obion County
Following a second interview last night, conducted electronically, members of the Obion County Board of Education present for a special called session at Obion County...
Above is a graphic which provided a construction update to the Fulton County Fiscal Court Monday regarding the status of Kentuckywired Networks. Fiscal Court updated on 'Kentuckywired'
Ray Smith and Tommy Ramsey were presented given special recognitions for their service to the city of Hickman at the Hickman City Commission...


Fulton's officials reinstate vehicle city stickers, approve water,...
An area industry will benefit and businesses which sell alcohol in the city of Fulton will see an increase in the ABC regulatory license fee, following action taken by the...
Clock tower inspection on track in Columbus
The Columbus City Council met June 11 at City Hall in Columbus with Robb Wallace requesting City Attorney Mary Potter create a release from liability for Charlie Rubey and...
Fulton Electric System board special called session
The Fulton Electric System Board will meet in special called session June 14 at 5 p.m. at the Fulton Electric System office on Walnut Street in Fulton. Regular Board...
Special Called school board session rescheduled
The Obion County School Board will meet in special called session June 12 at 7 p.m. at the Obion County Central High School Library with two items listed on the agenda. A...
Interviews underway for Obion County Schools’ DOS position
Members of the Obion County School board had a long evening June 4, with one interview before the regular board session and one following the board meeting at Obion Count...
Fulton’s 2018-19 city budget ready for first reading June 11
“You have to pay your share if you want to continue to live here,” said Fulton City Manager Cubb Stokes, following a general consensus by the Fulton City Commission to...
Board member appointed Fulton Co. Senior centers’ interim Director
Election of Officers, hiring an interim cook, and naming an acting interim director were items discussed at the Senior Citizens of Fulton County meeting May 30. Board...
Clinton City Council members address citizen’s list of concerns
Jerome Jenkins presented the council with a list of issues that he would like the city to address June 4 at the regular session of the Clinton City Council at City Hall in...
Special Called School Board session postponed
Although a special called session of the Obion County School Board was scheduled for Friday evening, that meeting has been postponed, according to a notice received...
Obion Co. School Board meetings set
The Obion County School Board will conduct interviews for the position of Director of Schools, beginning May 31 at 7 p.m. in the library of Obion County Central High...
South Fulton Mayor David Lamb honored recent 2018 SFHS graduate Ben Guillory with an official proclamation May 24 during the Commission meeting, for his recent acceptance into the Union University EDGE program. (Photo by Benita Fuzzell) SF sewer project financing approved
South Fulton City officials heard from City Attorney Kirk Moore May 24, who updated them on a recent meeting with the local field representative...