18th Annual PUMPKINFEST :: Saturday, October 25 from 9am - 4pm * Downtown Franklin :: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

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Two new faces of Catamount athletics made a stop in Franklin last Wednesday as part of the Catamounts Unite Tour. Western Carolina University’s new Director of Athletics Randy Eaton and new Head football coach Mark Speir met with alumni and future catamounts to stir community support during a reception held at the Boiler Room.

Fred Goldsmith, former Franklin High School football coach and former NCAA coach of the year at Rice University, had the honor of introducing Eaton at the event.

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The Franklin Panther Termite Travel Basketball team finished 1st in the West Division and 3rd overall in the combined WNC Division tournament.

Pictured bottom row left to right: Bennett Swafford, Phillip Robertson, John Tastinger, II., Jay Bueck, Tyler Harrell, Trey Woodard. Back row: Coach Chris Watts, Philo Sequoya, Tye Chastain, Bailey Watts, Cody Brooks, George Drummond, and Coach John Tastinger.

The Rabun Gap Nacoochee Middle School Boys Basketball Team finished the 2011-2012 season with a 16-0 record, also capturing the Tri-State Championship.

Front Row: Minseck Jeon, Caleb Scott, Jay Reece, Johnny Lupoli, Darryle Pitts, Landon Parks, Logan Egan, Kyle Knop.

Back Row: Coach Daniel Ostojic, Silas Raby, Tucker Raby, Carter King, Jesse Storr, Logan McCrary, David Lee.

Runners will have a chance to mix running and chickenwing- eating as a Western Carolina University student organization, the Western Athletic Training Association, hosts the Zaxby’s Finger Lickin’ Fun Run at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10.

Runners who register for the 2-mile race have the option of signing up to eat six wings at the halfway mark. The event is sponsored by Zaxby’s Sylva location and is a fundraiser for the WATA, with proceeds to be used to help students attend conferences.

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