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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Feedback on Hazard Mitigation Plan requested

The Town of Farragut, in collaboration with Knox County and City of Knoxville, is in the process of updating the Multi-Jurisdictional Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. An updated plan will allow for better protection of people and property during natural haza...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

New tourism coordinator and parks and athletics coordinator in Parks and Leisure Services department

Long-time Farragut resident Karen Tindal has been hired as the Town’s new tourism coordinator, and Lauren Cox has been promoted from special event and program coordinator to parks and athletics coordinator.

“It’s great to have...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

"Magnificent Tennesseans: 200 Years of Stories and Songs" on Monday, March 5

Frank Galbraith, retired Farragut Middle School history teacher, shares stories about the Alamo, Sergeant York, Thunder Road, Davy Crockett, Dolly Parton, Pat Summit and more at 7 p.m. Monday, March 5, at Farragut Town Hall.

Events are accompanied by histo...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in March

The Town of Farragut will host classes taught by local company Social Media 4 Seniors in March. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend and must bring their own device to class. Classes are limited to five participants, so register early!

Intro to...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Free streamside landscaping workshop on March 3

If you have a stream near your home or business, there are things you can do to improve the aesthetic value and overall health of your property. Learn more at a free streamside landscaping workshop from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, at the Beard...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Tickets for Shamrock Ball now available

The Town of Farragut and Kiwanis Club of Farragut will host the 13th annual Shamrock Ball, a father-daughter dance, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, at the Farragut High School Commons, 11237 Kingston Pike.

Fathers and daughters of all ages &ndas...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Farragut Museum to Host Bright Star Touring Theatre for Black History Month Celebration in February

The Farragut Museum will host a free event in honor of Black History Month on Sunday, Feb. 25, at Farragut Town Hall. A reception and museum tours will be held at 1 p.m. with the main performance beginning at 2:00 p.m.

This upcoming Museum event will featu...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Social Media 4 Seniors at Town Hall in February

The Town of Farragut will host classes taught by local company Social Media 4 Seniors in February. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend and must bring their own device to class. Classes are limited to five participants, so register early!

Aweso...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Farragut Arts Council announces Book Fest for Children Call for Authors

The Farragut Arts Council, in conjunction with the Town of Farragut and the Knox County Library Farragut Branch, is seeking local authors of children’s books to participate in the 11th annual Farragut Book Fest for Children on Saturday, April 7,...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Town of Farragut and IRS offer free income tax filing assistance

The Internal Revenue Service and the Town of Farragut will sponsor Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) at Farragut Town Hall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Friday from Feb. 9 to April 13. This service is free and no appointment is necessary - volunteers w...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Farragut Museum Features Battle of Campbell Station Exhibition

A new special exhibit - "The Battle of Campbell Station" - will open January 22 at the Farragut Museum.

The exhibit features items from the personal collection of local community member Gerald Augustus, including artifacts from the battle, fought...

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