Daily Flyer: Thursday, July 19

[forecast location=”KFYV” caption=”” measurement=’F’ todaylabel=”Today” datelabel=”%%weekday%%” highlow=’%%high%%° / %%low%%°’ numdays=”5″ iconset=”Incredible” class=”css_table_class” cache=”true” width=”100%”]

News Briefs

The Fayetteville Public Library will host a free Native American genealogy workshop on Saturday.

Staff photo

In a memo sent to Fayetteville A&P commissioners, City Attorney Kit Williams urged the group to obtain a formal attorney general opinion on the legality of contributing $1 million in A&P funds to the University of Arkansas.

Fayetteville police arrested two men in connection with a reported robbery on Frisco Trail near the Maple Street crossing early Wednesday morning.

Organizers of a new litter prevention group called Keep Fayetteville Beautiful are asking for the community’s help in establishing a local brand using a logo contest.

The Fayetteville Public Library and the Washington County Arkansas Genealogical Society will present a free workshop, Native American Genealogy with Gene Norris, at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 21 in the library’s Walker Community Room.

Thursday Events

Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Keith Nicholson
JJ’s Grill: Jerrod Mounce
Jose’s: Leah and the Mojo Doctors
Legacy Blues Lounge: Gary Hutchison and Jody Andrews
Foghorn’s on College: Meagan White
Fresco Cafe & Pub: Anthony Ball & Friends
Herman’s Ribhouse: Brick Fields
Powerhouse Seafood: Oreo Blue
Rowdy Beaver Den: Blew Reed & The Flatheads
Kingfish: Carter Samson & Cody
Dickson Street Pub: NWA Singer-Songwriter Showcase – Jules Dylan Brown
Common Grounds: Sam Thompson
Jammin’ Java: Open acoustic jam
UARK Bowl: Stand Up Open Mic
The Lightbulb Club: Messy Sparkles / The Rich Hands / Doom Ghost
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Betse Ellis / Wally & Nathan
Fix Ultralounge: FIX Thursdays w/ Baby Armie & Beat Bachs

Thursday Public Meetings

3:00 a.m.Policemen’s Pension and Relief Board of Trustees *City Hall, Room 326
4:00 p.m.Planning Agenda Session and Tour *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Telecommunications Board *City Hall, Room 326
6:30 p.m.Southeast Fayetteville Community CenterYvonne Richardson Center

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

Thursday Birthdays

Locals: Nancy Hairston, Rhondy Alston, Angel Brodsky, Matt Charboneau, Josh Higgins, Lauren Koenigsman, Teresa Loftin, Mayra Carrillo and Linda Stout.
*Send us your local birthday shout-outs.

Others: Country singer George Hamilton IV is 75, guitarist Brian May (Queen) is 65, actress Beverly Archer is 64, drummer Jason McGerr (Death Cab for Cutie) is 38 and actor Jared Padalecki is 30.