south fulton http://wkms.org en Volunteers Ready to "Paint the Town" http://wkms.org/post/volunteers-ready-paint-town <p>Volunteers with Fulton and South Fulton&rsquo;s &ldquo;Let&rsquo;s Paint the Town&rdquo; program are ready to begin the final summer of work. The community project began in May 2010 to revitalize the appearance of the Twin Cities to attract new businesses. Volunteers have met for two summers to restore buildings and plant landscaping.</p><p>Fulton resident Jeff Campbell has been involved with the project since it started. He says although progress revitalizing Fulton has been slow, the program has already seen some success.</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:19:46 +0000 Seth Helton 17755 at http://wkms.org Volunteers Ready to "Paint the Town" South Fulton Adopts New Fire Subscription Service http://wkms.org/post/south-fulton-adopts-new-fire-subscription-service <p style="margin: 0.1pt 0in;">Obion County Tennessee residents within 5 miles of South Fulton have a new subscription based fire service that helps ensure fire fighters respond to all fires. The change comes after the city faced scrutiny for <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=130435529">not fighting fires</a> at homes where the owner failed to pay the fee. City commissioners voted three to two Thursday night to approve the ordinance. Fri, 16 Mar 2012 01:49:37 +0000 Chad Lampe 17272 at http://wkms.org South Fulton Adopts New Fire Subscription Service Afternoon Round-Up 2/22/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-22212 <p><strong>Local, State, Federal Legislation:</strong></p><p>Last week, the South Fulton city commission passed the first reading of an <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/proposed-south-fulton-fire-service-ordinance">ordinance</a> that would allow the fire department to respond to rural fire calls.</p><p>Governor Steve Beshear&#39;s constitutional amendment to legalize casinos in Kentucky passed the Senate&#39;s State and Local Government committee <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/gambling-amendment-passes-senate-committee">7-4 today</a>.</p> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 22:21:23 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17015 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 2/22/12 Proposed South Fulton Fire Service Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/proposed-south-fulton-fire-service-ordinance <p><span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; text-align: left; ">South Fulton Tennessee is working on a solution to a controversial rural subscription fire policy that has drawn negative attention to the city in the past. Last week, the city commission passed the first reading of an ordinance that would allow the fire department to respond to rural fire calls. Wed, 22 Feb 2012 19:44:14 +0000 Gary Pitts 17009 at http://wkms.org Proposed South Fulton Fire Service Ordinance