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TAPS honored in the Reveille Fall/Winter 2019 edition

TAPS is the way we pay tribute to Admiral Farragut Academy graduates who have passed away. Read more

The DeSeta family: A legacy of giving

Father and son, from Farragut North and South, value Farragut’s ongoing impact Read more

Aramco brat and pilot April Allen ’00 joins JetBlue

April Allen, whose parents worked at Aramco ExPat during her high school years, attended Admiral Farragut Academy as a boarding student and graduated with the Class of 2000. Read more

Richard Fisher ‘67N was inducted into Texas Business Hall of Fame

Richard Fisher ’67N was inducted into the Texas Business Hall of Fame on Oct.16, 2019, in front of more than 1,100 of his family, friends, and peers. Richard joined a prestigious list of Texas business leaders inducted into the Hall of Fame, including Ross Perot, T. Boone Pickens, Gary Kelly, and Kendra Scott.  Read more

For the Burke family, the Farragut Experience is a family experience.

The Burke Family, from L-R: Cory ‘16, Troy ‘86S, Sabrina ‘21, Lisa, and Dylan ‘18

The Burke Family resides in the Cayman Islands and are very proud of their generational legacy of Farragut graduates.

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Fred Nelson ‘59 reflections after returning to Farragut

Fred Nelson ‘59S shared some of his thoughts after he visited Farragut last fall (and he’s returning in October for his 60th reunion). Here are some highlights. Read more

Gary Sands ‘08, James Sands ‘18, and family rebuild their business with high hopes

The Nassau-based Sands family, part of the Farragut family for more than a decade, is in early stages of recovering from a damaging hit on their business.  Gary, the general manager for the Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company (BBB), graduated in 2008; his brother James graduated in 2018 (and attends SUNY Maritime College). The hurricane devastated the brewery but not its spirit, family values, or resilience. Read their story. Read more

Rick Clegg ’75N donates shipping container home to Bahamian family

Rick Clegg, Palm Beach entrepreneur from the class of 1975, is the owner of Jupiter Outdoor Center, which builds alternative housing utilizing shipping containers. Rick has donated one of his recycled homes to a Bahamian family of seven that survived Hurricane Dorian but lost their entire home. Rick’s donation of the container home will give this family a place to stay and help them as they embark on a new start. View the article source. Read more

Alumni Updates & Class Notes: August 2019

Featuring: Charlie Duke ’53S, Lt. Col. Bill Masciangelo USMC (ret.) ’62N, Al Ferrante ’64N, David Bowser ’80S, Ashley Patterson-Beaty ’02, April Silverberg ’08, Dylan Burke ’18, Peter Parmenter ’83S, Troy Donahue ’84S, Larry Pomeroy ’85S, Ethan Lipsky ’18

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