University of Tennessee gets into the drilling business

The University of Tennessee is renewing their plan to lease out 8,000 thousand acres of the university owned Cumberland Forest to GNX Gas Company for the drilling of oil and natural gas. UT says the project is to conduct research into possible hazards and ecological damage done by fracking, a process of injecting water into […]

Tennessee student denies using alternative drinking method

The bizarre allegations regarding Alexander Broughton, a 20 year old student from University of Tennessee who went to the hospital last month with a near fatal level of alcohol continue to make headlines. The Pi Kappa Alpha member, along with his fraternity brothers had quite a night September 21st when Broughton was hospitalized with a […]