News

Extreme Makeover: Circle Park Edition

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

What has the power to snuff out the light of the Torchbearer's flame?

For some, it was the energy crisis of the 1970s while others claim adverse weather conditions are the primary culprit.

But this summer, the 900 pound ...

Sports

Orange and White game gives first glimpse of 2015 football squad

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

The energy surrounding the Tennessee football program is palpable.

It has infused itself into fans’ expectations, which continue to grow by the day.

Since his press conference on March 23, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones has done everything in his ...

Arts & Culture

A conversation with Casey Veggies

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

West Coast rapper Casey Veggies is quickly gaining credibility in the hip-hop scene after being in the game for over eight years.

His single “Backflip” has earned him recognition as one of the top emerging artists of 2015. In the ...

Viewpoint
Just to Claire-ify

My written version of a sentimental photo montage

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

It's almost 7 p.m. on The Daily Beacon's last work day. Three hours until our deadline with the printing presses at the Knoxville News Sentinel. Three hours until my last Daily Beacon article goes to print. Three ...