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.
Fulton girls almost upset Flying Geese
Fulton had an upset on its mind but couldn't quite pull it off Thursday night at the Warkins Cardinal Classic girls basketball tournament, falling 67-60 to Kewanee Wethersfield.
Fulton boys lose in tournament
Lena-Winslow beat the Fulton boys basketball team 60-41 on Thursday at the Eastland Holiday Tournament.
Strong start fuels Fulton girls
Morgan Wierema keyed a strong first quarter to lead Fulton past the Mercer County girls Wednesday at the Warkins Cardinal Classic.
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