Daily Flyer: Thursday, Nov. 10

In case you missed it…

The food truck trend is gaining momentum here in Fayetteville.

The Fayetteville High School Band will play at Carnegie Hall in New York City later this month.

The results of a week-long, public poll are in and the artists of the Fayetteville Underground have settled on a new name.

The Center for Digital Government and Digital communities program has placed Fayetteville inside the top ten digital cities with populations between 30,000 and 75,000 people.

Arkansas voters overwhelmingly approved a bond renewal program to improve interstate highways in the state during a special election Tuesday.

Thursday To-do

Pink Trash Ball

George’s Majestic Lounge hosts the 5th annual Pink Trash Ball benefitting the Susan G. Komen Foundation tonight. Happy Hour begins at 6 p.m. and Dallas-based band Vocal Trash takes the stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35 at the door.

Also tonight, GoodFolk Productions hosts a women singer-songwriter circle with an excellent lineup of local talent. Set to play the 7 p.m. show are Shannon Wurst, Carter Sampson, Tiffany Christopher and Fayetteville ex-pat Candy Lee who is back in town for a few days. For tickets, call 479-521-1812.

Elsewhere, Smoke & Barrel has Wasted Life Family Band, JJ’s has Russ Hutchison and Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall has the University of Arkansas Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble Concert.

The list

Fayetteville Public Library: Filmmaker Institute: Lighting and Audio Basics
JJ’s Grill: Russ Hutchison
Dickson Street Pub: Sarah Hughes
GoodFolk: Womens Songwriter Circle
Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: UA Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble Concert
George’s Majestic Lounge: Pink Trash Ball benefit for The Komen Foundation
Legacy Blues Lounge: Leah and Jones / Teddy Sablon & Guta
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Wasted Life Family Band

Thursday Public Meetings

9:00 a.m.Civil Service Commission Rules and RegulationsCity Hall, Room 326
12:00 p.m.FFEAC Inclusion GroupCity Hall, Room 326
4:00 p.m.Planning Agenda Session and Tour *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Environmental Action Committee *City Hall, Room 111
6:00 p.m.FFEAC Creative Economy Action GroupNew Design School

* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel are indicated with an asterisk

Happy Birthday!

Locals: Carole Kelley, Betony Maringer, Holly Teaff, Lauran Elam, Jenn Hart, Patrick McAllaster, Amylou Wilson and Mary Lea Dinwiddie.

Others: Comedian Sinbad is 55, comedian Tracy Morgan is 43, actress Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy) is 42, rapper Warren G is 41, singer-guitarist Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World) is 36, rapper Eve is 33, and country singer Miranda Lambert is 28.
*Send us your local birthday shout outs.

Vocal Trash