Daily Flyer: Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014

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Local news

Construction crews work Tuesday on The Cardinal at West Center, a 150-unit student apartment complex being built at the corner of Center Street and Duncan Avenue in Fayetteville.

Photo: Todd Gill, Flyer staff

A recent survey shows that finding an apartment in Northwest Arkansas is no easier than it was a year ago.

A new vineyard, winery and wedding venue is set to soon open just north of Fayetteville.

The Fayetteville Board of Education has its first candidate for the superintendent’s position.

The Thunder on the Mountain country music festival is officially on hiatus, officials announced.


Don’t miss local high school sophomore Malik Monk’s crazy last-second shot from earlier this week.

College basketball insider Gary Parrish wrote an interesting column today about the Arkansas basketball program’s surprising 18-year absence from the Sweet 16.


Thursday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Mike & Grady
6:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: UA Trombone Studio Recital: The Razorbones
7 p.m.  Sideways: Mother’s Brewing MILF Release Party
8 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Artist: Dmitri Ratser, piano
9 p.m.  21st Amendment: Rooftop Revival – Live music
9 p.m.  Ryleigh’s: Stereokill Presents: m.Bolez
10 p.m.  Jose’s: Throwdown Thursday

Thursday Meetings

9 a.m.Subdivision Committee * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326

Thursday Birthdays

Zach Holland, Bill Storment, Jordan Stewart, Tricia Kuri, Ben Peterson, Dane Pingree, Kari Spears, Julia Kennefick and Keith Wells.
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Others: Actor Gene Hackman is 84, country singer Jeanne Pruett is 77, singer Marty Balin of Jefferson Airplane/Jefferson Starship is 72, horn player William King of The Commodores is 65, musician Phil Collins is 63, comedian Brett Butler is 56, singer Jody Watley is 55, actor Christian Bale is 40, actor Wilmer Valderrama is 34 and actor Jake Thomas is 24.