Lakeshore Institute's past still haunts its future

Fri Oct 31, 2014 03:00 a.m.

Infamous in the urban legends and the ghost stories that are no secret to Knoxvillians, the abandoned Lakeshore Mental Health Institute still sits at the top of a hill in one of the most popular parks in the city.

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Vols look to avoid South Carolina's vengeance after last year's upset

Fri Oct 31, 2014 03:00 a.m.

Marquez North made the catch. Michael Palardy nailed the field goal. Butch Jones led the band in "Rocky Top."

With their 23-21 victory against then-No. 11 South Carolina last year inside Neyland Stadium, the Volunteers snapped a 19-game losing streak ...

Arts & Culture

Beacon weekender: Halloween edition

Fri Oct 31, 2014 03:00 a.m.

In terms of parties and live music, Halloween may take the top prize. Now, here's your dilemma: do you pick a house party in the Fort or a concert? Better yet, combine them. Here, The Daily Beacon has gathered ...


Halloween hijinks

Fri Oct 31, 2014 03:00 a.m.

Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays. Sadly, such a lighthearted holiday can easily be ruined by the thugs that live in Fort Sanders. To help you guys out this year, I have compiled a list of tips ...