Fulton learns economic study results
City officials are planning for expansion and growth as the Thomson prison is set to open in the near future.
Staff to start at Thomson prison in April
While funding is uncertain for the Thomson prison until the federal budget is passed, some staff and security positions have already been selected, according to Bureau of Prisons Activation Coordinator Cathi Litcher.
Fulton finally gets by Amboy
Facing Amboy for the third time this season, the Fulton Steamers got it right Friday and walloped the Clippers 63-38 in Three Rivers Conference boys basketball.
Smiddy: Thomson prison could be open soon
A local Illinois state representative is looking for more economic development in the area, and one of the major tools to drive that growth — the Thomson, Ill., prison — may be operational this year.
Family receives Red Cross aid after fire
The Gateway Area Chapter of the American Red Cross is providing services to a family involved in a fire Monday night in Fulton.
Fulton upends Erie in overtime
Fulton won its first Three Rivers Conference game of the season Friday, knocking off Erie 49-46 in overtime.
Boys roundup: Riverdale tops Fulton
Riverdale beat Fulton 65-48 on Friday in boys basketball.
Illinois observes five years of smoke-free act
Residents are enjoying fresh air thanks to the ongoing efforts of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act.
Fulton retail development group continues downtown enhancements
The Fulton Retail Development Group is seeking money to complete major improvements to the downtown with the hope of bringing in a fine dining establishment.
One half isn't enough for Fulton girls
Fulton played a solid first half, but Stockton put on a second-half charge to beat the Steamers 56-41 in the Warkins Cardinal Classic girls basketball tournament Friday.
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