Grant to improve Anchor Park

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

The town of Farragut has won a $325,000 grant that will be used for improvements at Anchor Park. Renovations will include a reconstructed and expanded restroom and entrance plaza and …

Harkins retires (again)

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

In the last nine years, Ben Harkins has sat at a computer and watched more than 8,500 hours of videos. He’s sent $50 citations to, among others, a sister-in-law, a …

Williams is new Farragut mayor

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut, Feature

Note: This story has been updated in response to a reader’s clarification.
When the Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen convenes on Thursday evening, one of the first orders of business …

Farragut hires assistant engineer

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

Matt Brazille has been hired as assistant town engineer by the town of Farragut. The North Carolina native will join town engineer Darryl Smith and his team. He brings six …

Pinchok is new Farragut mayor

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

Farragut Vice Mayor Ron Pinchok was installed as the town’s fourth mayor at Thursday’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting at town hall. Former Mayor Ralph McGill resigned last week …

Town of Farragut is McGill’s legacy

Heather BeckFarragut, Feature

When most of us consider the legacy we might leave, we likely do not consider that our impact would reach the tens of thousands. But Ralph McGill’s does.
Without him, there …

Farragut mayor resigns

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

Farragut Mayor Dr. Ralph McGill has resigned, effective immediately, due to health concerns, according to a press release from the town of Farragut.
Vice Mayor Ron Pinchok will be sworn in …