The most popular status update we saw on Facebook last night was, “OK, I felt that one.” And no, it wasn’t national “That’s what she said day.” It was another Oklahoma earthquake that was again felt in Northwest Arkansas.
The polls opened this morning for Arkansas voters to decide whether to renew a $575 million bond program to repair more than 400 miles of interstate highways. Voting continues through 7:30 p.m. tonight.
Who needs 20 kids? The Duggars, duh.
Locals: Brenda Evans-Tharp, Blake Trolinger, David Starr, Jovan Arellano, Jenn Pickett, Joe Gordon, Brandon Shumard, Kate DeTar, Mike Made, Mandy Fleming, Rachel Nicole, Bill Oldham, M. Taylor Long, Steve Zega and Margarita Javier.
Others: News correspondent Morley Safer (60 Minutes) is 80, singer Bonnie Raitt is 62, singer-songwriter Rickie Lee Jones is 57, singer-actor Leif Garrett is 50, actress Parker Posey is 43, actress Tara Reid is 36 and TV personality Jack Osbourne is 26.
*Send us your local birthday shout outs.
Philly-based alt/psych-rockers Dr. Dog are back in Fayetteville tonight for a 9:30 p.m. show at George’s Majestic Lounge.
The Fayetteville favorites will release a new full length album, Be The Void in February on ANTI-. The record is the first since their 2010 album Shame, Shame.
Tickets to the show are on sale at George’s ticketing site.
Also tonight: A Boston Mountain Brassworks Concert at Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall, a comedy open mic at West End and the final Arkansas men’s basketball exhibition game before the season starts Friday.
- Bud Walton Arena: UA Men’s Basketball vs. Christian Brothers
- JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
- Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Boston Mountain Brassworks Concert
- Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
- George’s Majestic Lounge: Dr. Dog / Quiet Life
- West End: Comedy open mic
Tuesday Public Meetings
|4:30 p.m.||City Council Agenda Session * (agenda)||City Hall, Room 326|
|5:15 p.m.||Water and Sewer Committee *||City Hall, Room 326|
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel are indicated with an asterisk