Daily Flyer: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

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Local news

Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang plays at George’s tonight.

Photo: Jeremy Scott

We recently sat down with the new brewmaster at West Mountain Brewing Company to discuss his experience with beer, and to see how things are going for him in Northwest Arkansas.

Kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year is next month at all Fayetteville School District elementary schools.

Two local artists debuted new work at sUgAR Gallery on the Fayetteville square last week.

Tonight’s Water & Sewer and Transportation committee meetings were canceled. Here’s the full list of public meetings for this week.


Arkansas fired Tom Collen as its women’s basketball coach, it was announced on Friday.

Arkansas basketball freshman Bobby Portis was named to the All-SEC second team and the SEC All-Freshman team earlier today. A few hours later, he grabbed a spot on the U.S. Basketball Writers Association All-District VII team.

In other awards news, Razorback basketball senior co-captain Kikko Haydar was named to the 2014 SEC Community Service team for the second year in a row.


Tuesday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
6 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Degree recitals: Kailey Miller / Mallory Bennett
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: Chicago: The Musical
9 p.m.  JR’s Lightbulb Club: Tigerman WHOA / The Silks / Rival Monsters
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: What Moon Things
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Les Claypool Duo De Twang

Tuesday Meetings

3:30 p.m.Off Street Parking Development District *City Hall, Room 111
4:30 p.m.City Council agenda-setting session ** (tentative agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Equipment Committee *City Hall, Room 326
5:30 p.m.Water and Sewer Committee *CanceledCity Hall, Room 326
6:00 p.m.Transportation Committee *CanceledCity Hall, Room 111

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Jenny Brown, Aaron Hagan, Mark Horne Jr, Christine Wright, Donna Shepherd, Scott Kentner, Alison Archer, Chelsae Brouwer, Courtney Kulbeth, Richard Wyatt and Brady Varnell.
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Others: News correspondent Sam Donaldson is 80, singer Bobby McFerrin is 64, Interscope Records head Jimmy Iovine is 61, singer Cheryl Lynn is 57, singer Lisa Loeb is 46, actor Terrence Howard is 45, actor Johnny Knoxville is 43, actor David Anders is 33, singer LeToya Luckett of Destiny’s Child is 33 and actress Thora Birch is 32.