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The Miracle on the Big Screen: How Sully has revived my excitement for films in 2016

Josh King

September 22, 2016

It’s a film full of heartfelt, strong performances that manages to perfectly capture the tension of US Airways Flight 1549’s descent into the Hudson. Though surprisingly short (lasting only 96 minutes), Sully manages to effectively shine light onto one of the country’s most famous plane crashes, as well as the controversy surrounding it.

The Devastation On Our Earth

The Devastation On Our Earth

September 22, 2016

Arsenic and Old Lace

Taylor Webb and Emily Weathers

September 14, 2016

Farragut’s theater department is putting on its latest production, a play titled Arsenic and Old Lace. The play follows the two older women of the Brewster family, who murder lonely men for charity, and their nephew who trie...

Just Eatin’ Good: Dairy Queen

Marissa Van Leuven and Abby Severns

September 1, 2016

In 1938, in a small town in Illinois, a miracle was brought into this world. The sweet joy of Dairy Queen was introduced by a father-son duo that later branched into a small chain. Some of you who are not from Knoxville may be f...

Battle at Bristol

Ben Hanson and Jackson Poindexter

August 31, 2016

The last time the Tennessee Volunteers and the Virginia Tech Hokies played in the regular season was in 1937. The neighboring states have been anxiously waiting for a neutrally sited game for years. This year Tennessee and Virginia T...

On The Court: Team Presses All The Way To Regionals

Sacha Gautreau, Eli Cooper, and Madi Howell

August 22, 2016

  Many would think that losing nine seniors would be a major setback for a team, but this year’s admirals are proving that wrong. As of right now, they’re 19 and 9 and quickly exceeding expectations. Last year, the...

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