Daily Flyer: Thursday, March 13, 2014

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Local news

Chicago: The Musical runs through the weekend at Walton Arts Center.

Paul Kolnik

Two prescribed burns are planned for today near the city’s two wastewater treatment plants.

A new study to determine the economic impact of the annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ rally in Fayetteville was released this week.

Chicago: The Musical is now showing at the Walton Arts Center. Here’s our take on the performance.

Tab Benoit, Samantha Fish and Royal Southern Brotherhood will headline 2014 Blues in the Natural State Festival.


The Arkansas men’s basketball team takes on South Carolina at 2:30 p.m. today in the SEC Tournament. The Hogs need a win to keep their hopes alive for a spot in the NCAA Tournament. Watch it on KHOG/KHBS or ESPN3.


Thursday Events

6 p.m.  Fayetteville Town Center: Golden Gala: 50 Years of the Ozark Literacy Council
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Tim Warden
7 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: Chicago: The Musical
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Darren Ray
7 p.m.  Speakeasy: Comedy open mic night
7:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Schola Cantorum: Concert Tour Farewell
7:30 p.m.  UA Campus: UA MFA: Time Stands Still
7:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Underground: Kirk Sutphin & Bertram Levy
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Matt Smith
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Soleb / Theory High Lonesome
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Little Chief / Judah and the Lion
10 p.m.  Jose’s: Throwdown Thursday
10 p.m.  Club Push: The Beat

Thursday Meetings

9 a.m.Subdivision Committee * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
1:30 p.m.Airport Board *Drake Field, Conference Room

Thursday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Jeremy Scott, Brandon Schmidt, Brooke Alexander, Lydia Jane, Bo Counts, Anya Bruhin and Jerry Faulkner.
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Others: Actor William H. Macy is 64, actress Dana Delaney is 58, bassist Adam Clayton of U2 is 54, jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard is 52, actress Annabeth Gish is 43, rapper Common is 42, singer Glenn Lewis is 39 and actor Danny Masterson is 38.