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 …

Spencer joins town staff

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

Brittany Spencer, a former program coordinator for the city of Clinton, has joined Farragut’s Parks and Leisure Services department as special event and program coordinator.
A Michigan native, Spencer came to …

Dan DeFord is Farragut featured artist

Sandra ClarkFarragut

The March/April Farragut Arts Council featured artist is painter William “Dan” DeFord. His exhibit focuses on the mountains and local culture of East Tennessee, where he grew up.
DeFord’s grandparents were …