Daily Flyer: Wednesday, June 6

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News Briefs

City crews work to complete a sidewalk construction project Wednesday morning on the south side of Prospect Street between Gregg and Frisco avenues that will help connect Wilson Park with Scull Creek Trail.

Photo: Todd Gill, Flyer staff

Residents are invited to stop by the Fayetteville Senior Center tomorrow for another public input session on the Frisco Trail extension.

Sondra Smith officially announced her re-election bid for Fayetteville City Clerk/Treasurer this week in a news release.

The Fayetteville Animal Shelter is currently in desperate need of foster homes and adopters for a sudden influx of dogs this week.

Here is a brief rundown of what passed or was tabled at last night’s incredibly long City Council meeting.

Wednesday Events

Fayetteville Public Library: Clayton Scott, Poet laureate of Fayetteville
Legacy Blues Lounge: T.J. Scarlett
Greenhouse Grille: Shawn James
JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Clarke Bueling
Herman’s Ribhouse: Scott Miller
Scarpino: Ping Pong Tournament
Foghorn’s on College: Effron White’s open mic
Fresco Cafe & Pub: Anthony Ball & Friends
George’s Majestic Lounge: The Carper Family
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Tavern Trivia Season 2 Premiere

Wednesday Public Meetings

 No meetings listed 

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

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals: Jason Gibbs, Katie Wennerstrom, Marianne Hooker, Nicholas Claro, Nicole Sexauer, Ronald Davis, September Plattsmier, Stephan Dukes, Stephanie Coleman and Steve Jones.
*Send us your local birthday shout-outs.
Others: Singer-songwriter Gary “U.S.” Bonds is 73, actor Robert Englund is 65, playwright-actor Harvey Fierstein is 60, comedian Colin Quinn is 53, actor Jason Isaacs is 49 and actor Paul Giamatti is 45.