Celebrate eclipse with Town of Farragut

Sandra ClarkFarragut

Celebrate the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, with the town of Farragut.
The free party will start at 1 p.m. at McFee Park. The partial phase is excepted to begin …

Hose on familiar turf with new development job

Betsy PickleFarragut

Bart Hose has played a part in Farragut’s planning programs before, and now he has returned. Hose has been hired as the assistant community development director, working under Mark Shipley.
Hose …

Run on over to the Farragut parade

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut

Put on your running shoes first thing on July 4th, then march on over to watch a parade. The Town of Farragut‘s 30th annual Independence Day Parade starts at 9:30 …

Wanted: Downtown Farragut

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut, Uncategorized

New York City has uptown, downtown, midtown and Chinatown. Knoxville has uptown, Market Square and Old City. And then there is Tennessee’s golden child, Franklin, which has Historic Downtown Franklin, …

The A-B-OSRs of Farragut MPC

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut

Here’s the thing about Farragut Municipal Planning Commission meetings (and perhaps all MPC meetings everywhere): Hidden in the brain-numbing minutia of parcel numbers, zoning codes and tax plots are the …

Splishing-Splashing at McFee Park

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut

The splash pad at McFee Park may not be putting “heads in beds” to bolster Farragut’s economy, but an unofficial canvass on a recent weekday indicates it is regional draw. …

Dreams revealed for McFee Park

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut

Ask, and ye shall receive, maybe. It all depends on how well the price tag plays.
McFee Park, one of four in the town of Farragut, is a park with big …

New role for Seth Hammond

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut

The Rev. Seth Hammond will step into familiar shoes on May 14 as he takes the reins as senior pastor at Christ Covenant church in Farragut. The Rev. Jim Barnes is …