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Posted on: June 9, 2017

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month-Wear purple on Thursday, June 15th!

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June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month and Fulton County is going purple on Thursday, June 15th to show support and awareness!

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

The May 2017 Fulton County Focus is now available!

May 2017 Edition of the Fulton County Focus

The May 2017 Edition of the Fulton County Focus is now available!

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Fulton County welcomes new Emergency Management Agency Director

Kelvin Freeman, Fulton County EMA Director

Fulton County welcomes Kelvin Freeman, MPH, LTJG as the new Emergency Management Agency Director.

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Fulton County Releases 2016 Annual Report

Annual Report Cover Photo Image

Fulton County Commissioners have released the 2016 Annual Report. This report will be available on their website at www.fultoncountyoh.com, under the Fulton County Board of Commissioners as well as posted to their Facebook and Twitter pages.  A h...Read on...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Fulton County wins "Wellness Warrior" Award

Commissioners receive Wellness Warrior Award from the Fulton County Wellness Committee

The Fulton County Commissioners were recently notified that they are the recipients of the 2016 "Wellness Warrior Award," from the County Employee Benefits Consortium of Ohio (CEBCO) for their efforts towards workplace wellness in 2016!

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Fulton County Job & Family Services Recognizes Fraud Awarness Month

May is Public Assistance Awareness Month in Ohio, and Fulton County Job and Family Services (FCJFS) is spreading the word that “Fraud Costs All of Us.” Read press release for more details!

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Fulton County Focus-April 2017 Edition

Fulton County Focus April 2017

The April 2017 Fulton County Focus Edition is here!

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Fulton County to participate in National County Government Month!

Fulton County will celebrate National County Government Month (NCGM) in April to showcase how the county is building a healthy, vibrant and safe community through innovative efforts.

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Fulton County Senior Center to Host Several Upcoming Events

Fulton County Senior Center Upcoming Events

The Fulton County Senior Center has several events slated in the upcoming weeks: Good Friday Breakfast, Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) and A Matter of Balance Classes!

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

The March 2017 Edition of the Fulton County Focus is now available!

March 2017 Fulton County Focus

Check out the latest happenings in the March 2017 Edition of the Fulton County Focus!

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Posted on: April 1, 2017

April is National Child Abuse Prvention Month!

Flyer for Wear Blue Day

This month, and throughout the year, Fulton County Job and Family Services Child Protective Unit encourages all individuals and organizations to play a role in making Fulton County a better place for children and their families.

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

The February 2017 Focus is here!

February 2017 Focus

Check out the latest happenings in Fulton County!

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Fulton County Focus-January 2017

Fulton County Focus-January 2017

Check out this month's Fulton County Focus-January 2017!

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Fulton County Visitors Bureau Looks to Promote Fulton County

The mission of the FCVB is to market destinations to residents and visitors; thereby encouraging utilization of accommodations, retail outlets, restaurants, heritage sites, museums,
entertainment and recreation venues for the community’s economic benefit

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Commissioner Paul Barnaby "A Public Servant" Retires after Four Terms

Commissioner Paul Barnaby

Commissioner Paul Barnaby “A Public Servant”
Retires After Four Terms

Those who are acquainted with Paul Barnaby know his passion for Fulton County, agriculture and education. This year, he is retiring after four consecutive terms (sixteen years) as...Read on...

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

Fulton County Focus-December 2016 Edition

December 2016 Fulton County Focus

Check out the December 2016 Edition of the Fulton County Focus!

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Stechschulte receives Charles W. Lifer Excellence in 4-H Professional Leadership Award

Commissioners recognize Stechschulte for award photo

Jill Stechschulte, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development and County Director for OSU Extension Fulton County was awarded the Charles W. Lifer Excellence in 4-H Professional Leadership at the OSU Extension Annual Conference recently.

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Fulton County CSEA Recognized for outstanding perfomance

Child Support Enforcement Agency Photo

The Fulton County Child Support Enforcement Agency (CSEA) has been recognized by the State of Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for their outstanding performance.

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Sign up for Severe Weather Alerts Through the Fulton County Notify Me System

Severe Weather Alert Promo Photo

Want to stay informed of severe weather alerts this winter season? Fulton County offers a free severe weather alert system through their website that sends email or text messages to subscribers when there are severe weather events.

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

The November Edition of the Fulton County Focus is now available!

Fulton County Focus Novmember 2016

Check out the most recent happenings in this month's Fulton County Focus!

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Fulton County Acknowledges National Adoption Recognition and Recruitment Month

White Ribbon Campaign Postcard

The Fulton County Board of Commissioners and the Fulton County Job and Family Services are recognizing November as National Adoption Recognition and Recruitment Month. FCJFS is launching a "White Ribbon Campaign."

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Ohio's Opiate Epidemic Takes Toll on Fulton County Children Services

As Ohioans continue to struggle in the grip of opioids, attention is turning to the often invisible victims of the epidemic: children and the related impact on county child protective services. What does this mean for Fulton County?

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Fulton County Focus October 2016

October 2016 Fulton County Focus

The October 2016 Fulton County Focus is now available!

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Join the Valuable Volunteer team at the Fulton County Senior Center!

Fulton County Senior Center Invites VolunteersOctober 26th, 2016 (WAUSEON, OH) The Fulton County Senior Center invites the community to consider joining their team of valuable volunteers.  “The opportunities are endless”, sta...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Fulton County Focus September Edition is now available!

Fulton County Focus September 2016 Edition

Check out the September 2016 Edition of the Fulton County Focus!

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Posted on: September 2, 2016

September is Kinship Appreciation Month!

Commissioners posing with JFS Children and Adult Supervisor Staff

September is Kinship Appreciation Month! Kinship refers to relatives or close friends who are caregivers of children when their own parents are not able to care for them. Read press release for more information!

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Posted on: August 30, 2016

The August 2016 Fulton County Focus is here!

Fulton County Focus August 2016

The August 2016 Fulton County Focus in now available. Check out this one page news brief!

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

OhioMeansJobs|Fulton County is Making Strides

Who are we? What do we do? Learn more about OhioMeansJobs|Fulton County Workforce Development Coordinator here!

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

August is Child Support Awareness Month

Commisioner Barnaby with CSEA Staff

"Support Your Children, Support Their Dreams is the theme for this August's Child Support Awareness Month. The community is encouraged to wear green on Wednesday August 3rd to show their support!

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Fulton County Recently Hosted Form I-9 Training

Fulton County Form I-9 Training

Fulton County recently hosted a live training event on the Department of Homeland Security's Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification Form.) Over 40 representatives from Fulton County public organizations received the training.

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Fulton County Launces a New App!

Fulton County is pleased to announce they have launched a new App. The App is available for free download on smartphones and tablets. It offers quick and easy option for users to access information that is also available on the Fulton County website.

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