ETHERTON RECOGNIZED – Fulton County Transit Authority Executive Director Kenney Etherton was recognized by Paul Maxwell, Human Resources/Safety Director, for seven years of service to FCTA, during the Dec. 20 awards banquet held at Fulton’s Pontotoc Community building in Fulton. Lynn Lewis, Billing Clerk, was honored for six years of service, but was not pictured. Door prize winners during the evening’s banquet included Kenny Patterson, Mechanic, Sherry Smith, Driver, Linda Morris, Custodian, Gary Blair, Driver and Lauren Caksackkar, Billing Clerk.(Photo submitted.) Fulton County Transit Authority Awards Dinner
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City Hall closure
South Fulton City Hall will close at 12 noon on Mon., Dec. 31, and be closed all day Tues., Jan. 1.
Special Called Fulton City Commission meeting Dec. 27 for Airport...
The Fulton City Commission will meet in Special Called session Thurs., Dec. 27 at 11 a.m. at Fulton City Hall, for the purpose of discussion of the city accepting property...
The Reason for the Season
A Live Nativity Scene was displayed on the court square in Clinton Dec. 17-18 and Dec. 21-23. This event was sponsored by local churches and...


FAMILY TRADITION – A reindeer, sleigh and Santa display, built in 1955 by “Big” Dike Nerren, is running again in Hickman. At the request of Harold “Dike” Nerren’s daughter and son-in-law, Deena and Bob Anderson, Nerren removed the display from storage, made repairs, set up at his granddaughter’s, Kayla and Justin Mathis’ home in Hickman. (Photo by Barbara Atwill) Heirloom Christmas display resurrected
Santa and sleigh, along with the reindeer display are running again in Hickman. “Big” Dike Nerren built the display in 1955 and it ran several...


Fleeing suspect brandishes firearm, rams patrol vehicle
In an attempt to conduct a traffic stop Dec. 19 on a white Dodge pickup truck in the area of Kentucky Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Fulton, Fulton Police Sgt....
Annual Fulton County Elementary and Middle Schools Christmas Program
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Gas leak in Clinton repaired
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Clinton's court house square reopened following gas leak, evacuation
According to Clinton Police Chief Ben Natividad, the gas leak detected at approximately 2:45 p.m. today has been repaired, by just after 3 p.m., with the area now...
This week’s Current....LETTERS TO SANTA! Letters to Santa in this week’s edition of The Current!
See letters to Santa written by children from Clinton, Hickman, Fulton and South Fulton in the Dec. 19 edition of The Current! Now available...


South Fulton Elementary Christmas Program
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SF City Manager tenders resignation
South Fulton City Manager Jeff Gabbert has submitted his resignation, effective Feb. 15, 2019. Stating he wants to see the city through several regulatory and audit...
Garrett Blair sought by Fulton Police. Burglary suspect sought by FPD
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Fulton County Schools rejects contract with Fulton Independent Schools
Fulton County Board of Education met in regular session Dec. 13 at the Board Office with Board members Kim Hagler, Jacob Goodman, and Perry Turner attending. Rob Garrigan...
South Fulton check fee gone; disconnection policy in works
South Fulton Vice-Mayor Billy Williams, presiding in special called session Dec. 11 at 4 p.m., in the absence of Mayor David Lamb, along with Commissioners Tommy Pruett,...