Four Fulton residents were charged recently with various drug charges.
Three people from the same family were arrested by the Oswego County Drug Task Force after a joint investigation conducted by members of the Oswego County Drug Task Force and the City of Fulton Police Department.
A search warrant was conducted May 29 and resulted in the recovery of 84 bags of heroin, Fentanyl patches, marijuana, unlawfully possessed prescription pills and crack cocaine along with digital scales and packaging material. Continue reading →
Editor’s note: This is the ninth installment of stories about Fulton Families. The monthly series tells the stories of families that have either lived in Fulton for ages or perhaps only a short while — but the common bond will be they love the city and wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. If you know of a family we should highlight, please email Ashley M. Casey, Valley News assistant editor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Ashley M. Casey | Photos courtesy of the Hudson family
“Can’t take the farm out of a country boy.”
That’s what Doug Hudson says about staying close to his roots.
Doug, who owns Hudsons’ Dairy, left Fulton only long enough to go to college. He and his three brothers, Dan, Eric and David, all returned to the city — or, more accurately, just outside it — to be close to their parents and help out on the farm in Granby.
Their sister, Holli Bacon, is the only one of Henry and Beverly Hudson’s children who moved out of Fulton. She now lives in Wethersfield, Connecticut.
“We’re lucky all the boys are around us,” Beverly says.
Through the Hudsons’ dairy business, community connections and deep roots, it seems that Fulton is lucky to have them around.
Even if the Nestlé location doesn’t work out, the show will go on for a proposed Aldi store in Fulton.
Mayor Ron Woodward Sr. told The Valley News that he spoke to Lew Kibling, a regional real estate director for Aldi based in Tully. Woodward said Kibling told him that Aldi was having difficulties dealing with Carbonstead LLC president Ed Palmer, who owns the property on Fourth and Fay streets. Continue reading →