Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
Now parents of students at Fulton’s Fairgrieve Elementary don’t have to wait until a special school event to see their children’s artwork.
By Ashley M. Casey
The Fulton Public Library lags behind two similar libraries in the North Country Library System in funding for its staff members, according to data from the 2012 New York State Bibliostat report.
Library Director Betty Maute said Fulton serves a population similar to the Ogdensburg Public Library and the Canton Free Library with less money.
“What they pay for staff alone is our entire budget,” Maute told The Valley News. “There’s a big discrepancy between us and other libraries serving the same (size) population in the North Country Library System.” Continue reading
By Ashley M. Casey
The final 2014-15 budget for the Fulton City School District, approved at the April 23 Board of Education meeting, totals $67,357,685. This is a 3.22 percent increase from the 2013-14 budget of $65,259,100. Continue reading
Local Fulton teens who would like to do a Memorial Day good deed should show up at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 18, at the entrance of Mt. Adnah Cemetery on the east side of Fulton.
The Fulton VFW Post #569 and Fulton American Legion each year undergo the task of honoring our locally buried veterans by placing a flag and/or a new flag holder at veterans’ burial spots in seven local cemeteries. Continue reading
The Fulton Art Association will hold its 41st Annual Art Show and competition from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 17 and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, May 18, 2014 from 12:00 – 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the Fulton Municipal Building at 141 S. First St., Fulton. Continue reading
May 7 — Fulton 1, Homer 6
- 1S: Jack Stokoe (Homer) defeated Zach Perry (Fulton) 10-3
- 2S: Drew Potter (Homer) d. Dakota Stoutenger (Fulton) 10-0
- 3S: Brian Mitchell (Homer) d. Thomas Distin (Fulton) 10-1
- 4S: Alex Cottrell (Homer) d. Evan Waugh (Fulton) 10-2
- 1D: Jacob Strauss and Benjamin McKay (Fulton) d. Ben Shultis and Tom Natale (Homer) 10-4
- 2D: Collin Lake and Dan LHommediu (Homer) d. Bayley Raponi and Austin Nairn (Fulton) 10-2
- 3D: Dylan Gilfilian and Brett Barden (Homer) d. Joshua Hotaling and Zach Vaccaro (Fulton) 10-1
Mary L. Beeman Cory, 86, of Fulton, passed away Friday May 9 at Oswego Hospital.
She was born in Volney, one of 14 children, to the late Vito and Marie Lazzaro and was a life resident of Fulton.
Mary had worked at Sealright and Nestle before becoming a homemaker.