The Franklin High School Band, NC

Franklin High School
100 Panther Drive
Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 524 - 6467  (school)
(828) 342 - 6613  (cell)

Director of Bands :  Mr. Buddy Huckabee

The Franklin High School Band Program is under the direction of Mr. Buddy Huckabee, and consists of the following performing ensembles:

FHS Jazz Ensemble

FHS Concert Band

FHS Symphonic Band

FHS Percussion Ensemble

FHS Marching Panther Regiment

We hope you enjoy our website, and come back to visit us often.  Thank you for all your support! 


This site was last updated:

May 27, 2015

Welcome to the home of the Franklin High School Band

Congratulations to the 2015 Senior Class band members.  We thank you for your many years of service to the program and wish you luck in all your endeavors!  We will miss you!

Top - Front (L to R)

Cody Peavy 
Morgan Mohr
Alia Chovanic
Sara Collins 
Dakota Perez
Rebacca Hauer

Top - Back (L to R)

Josh Pitts
Vanessa Agrusa

Not Pictured:
Jason "Mack" Lackey
Austin Hicks
Laura Spence  

The 2016 Liberty Bowl Date has just been announced as:

Jan 2, 2016

An updated itinerary will be available ASAP with changes to the trip

The Band Awards Picnic / Scholarship Banquet is set for Saturday, MAY 30th, at the Tellico Christian Camp (945 Tellico Road, Franklin NC)
*It is 11 miles out highway 28 - Turn Left of Tellico Road.

Tickets are $ 3.00 for band students

Tickets are $5.00 for any other people


945 Tellico Road, Franklin NC

A calendar for the 2015/2016 SCHOOL YEAR has been posted on the "Marching Regiment" link.  Please note:  All Concerts / Competitions for the year are not yet confirmed... This is a reference to use (mainly for the Fall season).  Thank you!

New Liberty Bowl Payment Dates:

Due to the weather interruptions this past semester, the payment dates for the Liberty Bowl have been adjusted for the remainder of the semester.

The new due dates are as follows:

the April payment is now due May 15th;

the May payment is now due June 12th

FHS Band  Concert Date:

FHS Band Music Dedication Show (featuring MVI, MMS, FHS) 
June 2, 2015 at 7pm
concert with Dr. Naff and the music dedication of "And Give You Peace" - Smoky Mountain Performing Arts Center (beside the Factory) -  7pm - FREE Admission


Online Store!  Click the Link above to order from our online store and help us reach our "Liberty Bowl" goals!  When prompted to give a student name, you may type in the name of the student, or just type in "FRANKLIN" in the First name blank, and "BAND" in the Last name, and begin shopping.  Items are shipped to your address!  Thank you for your support!  (*this online store will remain active until October 2015)
The Marching band is in GREAT need of new hats!  We do not even have enough to outfit the entire band. 

We also have a few national competitive announcements coming soon and would love to outfit the band in their new hats BEFORE we begin our national performances!

Please share on Facebook, donate, and help us raise the funds to get new hats to outfit the entire band. 

To help us out, just follow the link to the right, click donate...
you can also send this information to your friends and family!

We appreciate and and all donations!

Notice to Parents / Students:
All itineraries for competitions and trips will NOT be made available here on the main page.  In order to obtain pictures, videos, and forms/itineraries, you MUST go to the "Members Only" tab at the top of the page, and sign up/register with your information.  Upon approval, you will be able to get access to these options.  Please do this prior to the marching season so you can get the information!  Also, like us on facebook by clicking the Facebook page (scroll down here)

Band Booster Parent Organization Information:

The next band booster meeting is Thursday, TBA - Summertime----
at 7pm in the band room.

(Our regular meetings are the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7pm)

Hope to see you all there!


Mr. Huckabee has now set up an "emergency texting" service for the band so that students and parents can receive any last minute reminders, information, or schedule changes (such as our canceled parades, band payments, etc).  Your phone numbers remain totally confidential to everyone.  ALL students and parents should subscribe ASAP!  (especially before summer)

Text "@mrhuc"  to  828 -293 -4041 

and answer the text message replies...

IT IS THAT EASY!!!  I hope this will be another great communication tool we can use in the future - Huck

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**This website is paid for by, archived, and maintained by Mr. B. Huckabee, Director of Bands. 
If you witness any problems with the site whatsoever, please contact him at: