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Johns, White: Part 1 profiles

BOMA hopefuls address voters, answer questions

Paying for the privilege to engage with the public inside Farragut Community Center, one candidate for Town of Farragut mayor and two aldermen candidates, one from each ward, came before about 70 citizens and made many of their positions known while answering citizen questions Thursday evening, June 23.

This week’s profiles focuses on mayoral challenger Bill Johns and Ward II (South) candidate David White.

Ward I (North) candidate Adam Atherton, also a part of this forum, will be profiled, along with two other alderman challengers and two Board of Mayor and Aldermen incumbents, prior to Early Voting, which begins Friday, July 15.

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Felony vandalism charged; red paint at Target

A man was arrested at his Farragut residence last week and charged with felony vandalism, stemming from a spray paint incident occurring at Target in Turkey Creek earlier this month.

Jonathan Burns, 31, was taken into custody by Knoxville Police Department officers at 409 Rodeo Drive Tuesday, June 22, and booked into the Roger D. Wilson Detention Facility.

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