Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

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From the Flyer

Marilyn Heifner / Courtesy photo

The Fayetteville Advertising & Promotion Commission is losing its longtime leader, Marilyn Heifner, who resigned as executive director after 22 years with the commission.

Tim Hudson will serve another term on the Fayetteville School Board after winning his re-election bid over challenger Tim Hollis yesterday.

The A&P Commission last month discussed a new design for the Fayetteville flag, but decided this week to put that idea on hold.

City Council members last night voted to keep Fayetteville’s property tax rate the same in 2015. Full agenda recap here.

The 2015 Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival will take place June 4-7, organizers announced last week.

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From the UA

Volunteers are needed for the 80th annual University of Arkansas Live United campaign this year. See some details.


Wednesday Events

6 p.m.  Crystal Bridges Museum: WOW » State of the Art
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
6 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke Krazy
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: “Self-Compassion: Developing Empathy for Ourselves” Workshop
8 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Artist Recital
8 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Ozark Blues Society’s Blues Challenge
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Richard Burnett
9 p.m.  JR’s Lightbulb Club: Genders / LLinda

Wednesday Meetings

9 a.m.Technical Plat Review (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
1:30 p.m.4th Judicial District Drug Task ForceWashington County Sheriff’s Office
5 p.m.Washington County Regional Ambulance AuthorityStation 1 645 S. School Ave.

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Taylor Sutton, Jan Wicks, Ben Clark, Bobby Scarbrough, Bobby Smittle, Steve Nelson, Brad Choate, Christopher Burchell, Amy Stephens, Philicity Sivley and Chuong Nguyen.
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Celebrities: Comedian Rita Rudner is 61, actor Kyle Chandler is 49, rapper Doug E. Fresh is 48, singer Keith Flint of Prodigy is 45, drummer Chuck Comeau of Simple Plan is 35, singer Asa is 32, actress Catherine Tyldesley is 31.