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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Knox County Sheriff Offers Halloween Safety Tips

Trick or treating is always a fun time for children! To make sure it is enjoyable and safe, the Knox County Sheriff's Office has some suggestions:

--Children should go out during daylight hours only, unless accompanied by a responsible adult.
--Small ...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Freaky Friday Fright Nite to provide safe fun, Benefit Ronald McDonald House

Superheroes, princesses, ghosts and goblins – get ready! The Town of Farragut will host the 20th annual Freaky Friday Fright Nite on Friday, Oct. 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mayor Bob Leonard Park on Watt Road. The event will provide a safe place for children ...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Hypertension Education and Blood Pressure Screening Session

The Town of Farragut is hosting a free educational session at the Farragut Town Hall. Specific class information is as follows:

Hypertension and Blood Pressure Screening
When: Monday, Oct. 17, 12:30 - 1:30 PMWhat: Educational session on high blood p...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in October

The Town of Farragut is hosting six technology classes for seniors offered by local company Social Media 4 Seniors (www.socialmedia4seniors.net) in October at the Farragut Town Hall. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend. Register early as only...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Choices in Senior Care Offers Caregiver Education Class at Town Hall in October

The Town of Farragut is hosting a free presentation for caregivers at the Farragut Town Hall. Specific class information is as follows:

Family Caregiver Self - Care
When: Tuesday, Oct. 4, 5:30 p.m.What: This session discusses the importance of careg...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Deco-Mesh Wreath Making Class

The Town of Farragut is hosting a Deco-Mesh wreath making class at the Farragut Town Hall in October. Specific class information is as follows:

Deco-Mesh Wreath Making Class
When: Monday, Oct. 3, 6 PMWhat: Enjoy a fun evening creating your own perso...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

9th Annual Knox County Fall Fire Prevention Festival Coming to Farragut Oct. 22

The Knox County Fire Prevention Bureau – in partnership with the Town of Farragut, Tennova Healthcare and the Rural/Metro Fire Department – will host the 9th Annual Knox County Fall Fire Prevention Festival on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in t...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Farragut Arts Council Selects Janice Valentine as September-October Featured Artist

The Town of Farragut Arts Council presents Janice Valentine as the featured artist for September and October. Located at the Farragut Town Hall, the exhibit features Valentine’s framed italic hand calligraphy work.

Valentine has been the owner of the ...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Farragut Arts Council to Showcase Past and Present Member Fine Art

The Farragut Arts Council will host a special art show – “Symphony in Color & Texture” – to display fine art by past and present Arts Council members from Monday, Sept. 26 to Friday, Sept. 30 in the Town Hall Rotunda.

A free opening reception to m...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Town of Farragut Welcomes 2016-17 AmeriCorps Service Member

The Town of Farragut is entering its sixth year as a participant in the AmeriCorps national service program. Often described as a “domestic Peace Corps,” AmeriCorps engages citizens in full-time service to their country through long-term service projects ...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Aldermen Povlin, Williams Sworn In at Aug. 25 Board of Mayor and Aldermen Meeting

Two newly-elected aldermen were sworn in by Town Judge Keith Alley at the Aug. 25 Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting at Town Hall. Alderman Louise Povlin will represent the North Ward, and Alderman Ron Williams will represent the South Ward.
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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Farragut Museum Features "Timeless Toys" Exhibit

FARRAGUT, TN – The Farragut Museum invites the community to visit “Timeless Toys.” This exhibit will be on display Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, through early 2017 (closed Dec. 24 and 25). This special exhibit will feature items from the Museum’s collection of a...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

Town reminds businesses of event permit process

The Town of Farragut encourages its businesses to be aware of the regulations for the event application process, especially in regards to signage requirements. These requirements pertain to all types of organizations, including businesses (both commercial...Read on...