Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

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Local news

Photo by Dr. Sidney Burris

A local clothing company is looking to team up with UA students to better the lives of exiled Tibetan refugees living in India.

Fayetteville’s Springfest festival will return to a more traditional spring date this year.

A local musician and debate teacher at Fayetteville High School will perform at an official Grammy Awards party this month.

Some of the best local businesses around are sponsors of the Fayetteville Flyer. Here’s what they’re all up to this week.


The Arkansas men’s basketball team faces Tennessee on the road tonight at 7 p.m. (Cox 7, Uverse 29).


Wednesday Events

3 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Speaker: Nicole Cotton
5 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Copelin Bates
6 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: Compagnie Kafig Master class
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Candy Lee
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s at The Depot: Live jazz w/ Adams Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Effron White / Emily Kaitz / Matt Perrine
7 p.m.  Nibbles: Jed Clampit / Russ Hutchison

Wednesday Meetings

2 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 14-13: Heavy Duty 4×4 Pickup Truck and Bid 14-14: Medium Size Ride-On SweeperCity Hall, Room 326
4 p.m.Urban Forestry Advisory Board *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Active Transportation Advisory Committee *City Hall, Room 326

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Lena Pease, Amie Doles, DJ Adams, Marie Bruno, Jeremy Pratchard, Rhonda Moore, Donald West, Jake Gibbs, Rebecca Garner and Laura Kovach.
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Others: Actress Piper Laurie is 82, actor John Hurt is 74, singer Steve Perry of Journey is 65, bassist Teddy Gentry of Alabama is 62, actress Linda Blair is 55, rap DJ-actor Jazzy Jeff is 49, actress Katie Finneran is 43, singer Willa Ford is 33, actress Beverley Mitchell is 33, guitarist Ben Moody of The Fallen and Evanescence is 33 and actress Sami Gayle is 18.