News

Corrected: Neyland Stadium sells out

Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:00 a.m.

For the first time in seven years, Neyland Stadium was at capacity during the season opener.

Sunday night, a sellout crowd of 102,455 people filled the stands in Neyland Stadium to witness the Tennessee Volunteers football team defeat the ...

Sports

Back in business: Justin Worley, Vols trounce Utah State, 38-7

Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:00 a.m.

Heading into the Tennessee Volunteers' contest against Utah State, it was Chuckie Keeton, the Heisman contending quarterback, who was expected to be the difference maker.

Sunday, however, it was the quarterback donning orange and white that graced Shields-Watkins Field with ...

Arts & Culture

New burger joint puts modern twist on American classic

Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:00 a.m.

If eating is one of America's favorite pastimes, then it should come as no surprise that burger joints–an affordable favorite for college students– have been popping up all over Knoxville.

Exhibit A: the new burger restaurant next to ...

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Gettin' Scruffy

The streets talk, so look around

Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:00 a.m.

In the shadows cast by dumpsters and overgrowth, a man identified as "Outspoken" drops a nondescript bag onto the pavement.

A cigarette lies smashed at his feet, joining the insolvable litter that inevitably peppers an alleyway at 2 a.m ...