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CITY CLEAN UP -- City of South Fulton equipment came in handy following trees reported down in multiple locations throughout the city. WIND DAMAGE FOLLOWING GUSTS REPORTEDLY 70 TO 90 MPH
Downed trees, hanging power lines and other damages resulted from the high winds in the area this early evening between 5:30 and 6 p.m. in South...

South Fulton High School Beta Club members enjoying the sites of Oklahoma City while attending the national Beta Club convention. SOUTH FULTON HIGH SCHOOL BETA CLUB REPRESENTED, AWARDED AT NATIONAL...
South Fulton High School Beta Club members Blake Johnson, Jake Clapper, Carly Robertson, Jake Lilly, Owain Ballance, Mary Pitts and Halle Gore, as...

BRENDA GOUGH SHANKLE
On Monday, June 17, 2019 at 11:15 a.m., Brenda Gough Shankle left us to be with her Lord and Maker, Jesus Christ. Brenda was born on Sept. 11, 1950 to Forrest and Ella Mae...
ROBERT MARSHALL VANDERFORD, SR.
Robert Marshall Vanderford, Sr., age 74, of South Fulton, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 10:10 a.m., at Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital, of...

Fulton County Transit Authority board reconsiders option to purchase adjoining property FULTON COUNTY TRANSIT AUTHORITY RECONSIDERS OPTION TO PURCHASE...
Meeting in regular session at noon June 20, Fulton County Transit Authority Board members David Moss, Lew Jetton, Barbara McIntee, Mike Gunn,...

OBION COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEMBERS ANNOUNCED SCHEDULED INTERVIEWS FOR DIRECTOR OF SCHOOLS CANDIDATES, BEGINNING JUNE 24. CANDIDATES' INTERVIEWS SCHEDULED FOR OBION COUNTY DIRECTOR OF...
Four candidate interviews were scheduled by members of the Obion County Board of Education June 20, to begin the process of filling the Director of...

Johnny Bacon was hired June 20 by South Fulton City Commission as the new City Manager, having now served for some time as Interim, following the resignation of Jeff Gabbert. BACON HIRED AS SOUTH FULTON'S CITY MANAGER; CITY PROPERTIES...
South Fulton's City Commission hired Interim City Manger Johnny Bacon for the permanent post during regular session June 2, with officials also...

Susan Malone of Hickman was named President of The Citizens Bank June 19. Malone succeeds Rodgers as President of The Citizens Bank
Susan Malone of Hickman has been named President of The Citizens Bank, with locations in Hickman, Fulton and Union City, Tenn. The promotion was...

AMERICAN HISTORY AWARD WINNER – The Fulton Independent Middle School 8th Grade American History Award was recently presented by Woodmenlife Fulton Chapter 4 to McKenzie Smith, second from left. Pictured with Smith are, left to right, Angela Smith, mother; Woodmenlife Representative Angie Lattus; and Chapter President Nicole Young and her daughter Adeline. (Photo submitted) WoodMen Life Award Winners
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Leah Beth Faulkner attends Tennessee Governor's School for Ag Sciences Local student attends Governor's School for Agricultural Sciences
Leah Beth Faulkner, of South Fulton, is attending the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Agricultural Sciences this month at the University of...

South Fulton student places on national level at Beta convention National Junior BETA Club Convention winner
South Fulton Middle School student Stewart Conner garnered a sixth place finish in sixth grade Social Studies Academic Testing at the recent...

SECOND FLIGHT WINNERS – Winners in the Second Flight in the Ladies’ Golf Tournament held at the Fulton Country Club on June 18 were, front row, from left, Debbie Ray and Debby Dick; and back row, Janice Thurmond and Sandy Sales. (Photo by Barbara Atwill) South of the Border Ladies Golf Tournament at Fulton Country Club...

RAINY DAY REFUGE FOR SCHOOL BUS RIDERS No more soggy waits for the bus
School aged children at South Fulton’s Southside Manor will no longer have to brave the elements when the school buses start up their routes for...

Receiving a facelift
The Fulton County Courthouse in Hickman is in the process of receiving a much needed “facelift”, courtesy of contractors who are providing a fresh...

The Fulton County University of Kentucky alumni recently awarded scholarships to area students. UK Alumni Scholarships awarded
The Fulton County University of Kentucky Alumni organization recently held their annual Scholarship Banquet at The Keg in Fulton, with former...