Daily Flyer: Wednesday, April 18

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News Briefs

A ‘Now Leasing’ sign sits across the street from the soon-to-be entrance to The Grove apartment complex on School Street. The complex is set to also include almost the entire property once home to the Washington County Livestock Auction, aka the Sale Barn.

Todd Gill, Fayetteville Flyer

As TheatreSquared wraps up a successful sixth season with their current production of “The Fall of The House,” the theatre company is already looking ahead to next season.

Jessica Dorrell resigned from her position with the Razorback football program yesterday.

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for University of Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long, but he got some good news this week.

The first-ever Dickson Street ‘PUP’ Crawl is set for May 19.

Here’s a brief overview of action taken at last night’s City Council meeting.

Wednesday Events

Washington Elementary: 3 Penny Acre
Greenhouse Grille: Effron White
JJ’s Grill: Miller & Buford
Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Old Time Fiddle Jam
Walton Arts Center: Mary Poppins
Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Ozark Blues Society jam
Arsaga’s on Crossover: Singer Songwriter Circle
George’s Majestic Lounge: Umphrey’s McGee
Legacy Blues Lounge: Mo Brothers
UARK Bowl: Stand-Up Open Mic
Fix Ultralounge: Domewrekka

Wednesday Public Meetings

9:00 a.m.Technical Plat Review (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
1:30 p.m.Fourth Judicial District Drug Task ForcePolice Department, EOC Room
2:00 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 12-33, Construction – St. Joseph ParkCity Hall, Room 326
5:00 p.m.Washington County Regional Ambulance AuthorityStation 1
5:30 p.m.Animal Services Advisory Board Ordinance Review CommitteeCity Hall, Room 111

» View all of this week’s public meetings
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals: Ashlea Ledbetter, Christopher Vel, Elizabeth Hulse, Julene Baker-Smith, Kappi Elrod, Melissa Sisemore, Qiana Kenny, Randy Fitzgerald, Rich Creyer, Stefani Buhajla, Terry Hughes, Tj Brown, and Tonya Bienhoff.
*Send us your local birthday shout-outs.
Others: Actor James Woods is 65, actor Rick Moranis is 59, talk-show host Conan O’Brien is 49, actress Maria Bello is 45, writer/director/actor Eli Roth is 40, actress Melissa Joan Hart is 36, actress America Ferrera is 28, and actress Alia Shawkat is 23.