The University of Arkansas will outline their athletic facilities master plan today. A press conference will be held at 2 p.m., and if you’re interested, you can watch it live at arkansasrazorbacks.com. (UA Athletics)
Fayetteville police are on the lookout for a Madison County inmate who escaped capture during a work detail several weeks ago. Police said the suspect, who was incarserated on a traffic charge, was spotted at Fifteenth Street and School Avenue on Monday. (KHBS)
Locals: Chris Harvey, Teddy Cardwell, Anthony McGuire, Nicolette Gawthrop, Shauna Abernathy Sterling
Others: Singer-guitarist Chuck Berry is 85, actress Dawn Wells (“Gilligan’s Island”) is 73, actor Jean-Claude Van Damme is 51, jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is 50, R&B singer Ne-Yo is 32, country singer and American Idol contestant Josh Gracin is 31, and actor Zac Efron is 24.
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After a morning of technical difficulties, it appears as though everything is back to normal here at the Flyer. We are just a bit behind, however. We’ll catch up, though.
Tonight, Bentonville-native-turned-Nashville singer/songwriter Josh Noren is in town for a show at George’s Majestic Lounge. Welcome back, Josh.
Elsewhere, there’s comedy at West End, a poetry slam at Rogue, or you could get your ballroom-dance on at Scarpino.
- George’s Majestic Lounge: Josh Noren
- JJ’s Grill: Mo Brothers
- West End: Comedians NWA presents Comedy Open Mic
- Scarpino: Ballroom Dancing
- Rowdy Beaver Den: Open mic
- Rogue Pizza Co.: Masquerade Slam
- Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
- Fayetteville Square: Fayetteville Farmers’ Market
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel are indicated with an asterisk