Daily Flyer: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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Local news

A bus travels north from Owl Creek School on Rupple Road near where a street extension is planned to connect the road to MLK Blvd.

Staff photo

City Council members are set to discuss the width of the Rupple Road extension to MLK at tonight’s meeting.

Drivers on Halsell Road can expect possible weekday traffic delays for the next three weeks.

Here’s the full agenda for tonight’s City Council meeting.

And here’s this week’s list of other public meetings in Fayetteville.


The Razorback baseball team’s home game against Grambling State was moved to a 5:05 p.m. start time today.

The Arkansas men’s basketball team was faces Indiana State in the first round of the NIT at 8 p.m. tonight in Bud Walton Arena. The game is set to be televised by ESPN.


Tuesday Events

7 p.m.  Maxine’s Tap Room: Mutts
5:05 p.m.  Baum Stadium: Razorback baseball vs. Grambling State
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: John Silva
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Boston Mountain Brassworks
8 p.m.  Bud Walton Arena: Razorback men’s basketball vs. Indiana State
8 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Ozark Poetry Slam
9 p.m.  JR’s Lightbulb Club: Tweens / Pagiins / Resin Hands

Tuesday Meetings

5:30 p.m.Special Nominating Committee MeetingCity Hall, Room 326
6 p.m.City Council Meeting ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Kelsie McLeod, Stu Dearnley, Cyndi Bilyeu, David Fournet, Kevin Warren, Jeff Hart, Sharon McCarver and Bo Boyle.
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Others: Country singer Charley Pride is 80, singer-actress Vanessa Williams is 51, guitarist Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains is 48, rapper-actress Queen Latifah is 44., comedian Dane Cook is 42, singer Philip Sweet of Little Big Town is 40, actress Sutton Foster is 39 and singer Adam Levine of Maroon 5 is 35.