Daily Flyer: Wednesday, July 23, 2014

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Local news

Rochelle Boyce

A summer storm that rolled into Fayetteville Wednesday afternoon produced high winds that downed trees and knocked out power to several stoplights along College Avenue.

Want to get a quick overview of the indie music scene in Fayetteville right now? Local artist collective Art Amiss just took a snapshot.

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Randi Davis was named as an assistant coach for the University of Arkansas softball team today.

Arkansas football fans can officially start the 2014 football season at the annual Fan Day in Bud Walton Arena on Sunday, Aug. 17.


Wednesday Events

4:30 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Desha Peacock – Sweet Spot Style
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Matt Enik
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Wednesday night Blues Therapy Sessions
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s at The Depot: Live jazz w/ Adams Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on Green Acres: Open mic night
7 p.m.  OMNI Center: Empathy Out of the Box
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Richard Burnett

Wednesday Meetings

1:30 p.m.Fourth Judicial District Drug Task ForceCID Office

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Charlie Porter, Bill Brumett, Derek Kastner, Scott Lampkin, Elise Better, Gail Eads, Natalie McIlwain, Kelly Stuckey, Lisa Mendenhall and Ashley Tinnel.
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Celebrities: Actress Edie Mcclurg is 63, actor Woody Harrelson is 53, drummer Nick Menza of Megadeth is 50, guitarist Slash is 49, country singer Alison Krauss is 43, actor-comedian Marlon Wayans is 42, singer Michelle Williams is 34, actor Paul Wesley is 32, actor Daniel Radcliffe is 25 and drummer Neil Perry of The Band Perry is 23.