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I want YOU for the KXUA Army

KXUA will be previewing a new show on Tuesday, May 26th, at 10 pm, and they want your feedback on how awesome-or-awful it is.

Why Fayetteville Rules: Flying Possum Leather

An old show poster, torn, yellowed, and stapled to wall behind the counter. Brown scraps of rawhide on the crumbling floor tiles. An acoustic guitar. The smell of leather and cigarettes. Flying Possum Leather is one of the last remnants of a Dickson Street that existed before the enhancement project. Before the Walton Arts Center.

Winners: RAIN ticket giveaway

Congrats to Sardon!

Flyer Health: Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is called the “silent killer” in America because it can have serious health effects without any symptoms. Read how to know if your blood pressure is too high, and what you can do to maintain a healthy blood pressure.

Bomb threat at Fayetteville City Hall

The Fayetteville City Administration Building was evacuated today after a bomb threat came in through the downstairs billing office.

Coach Greg Matthews settles with district

It seems that for the most part, this series has come to an abrupt ending.

Treasure Fingers at FIX

Dance Party with DJ Treasure Fingers, hosted by EQ and Shortfuze

Winners: Ben Folds ticket giveaway

Thanks to everyone who entered and thanks to George’s and the AMP for sponsoring this contest.

NWA Rollergirls hold car wash fundraiser on Saturday

Seriously, how cool is it that we have a rollerderby team in Fayetteville? Actually, we have at least three that I know of, the Arkansas Killbillies, the Backwoods Betties, and there’s even a male team called the Southern Scallywags. Tomorrow, (Saturday May 23rd) the Backwoods Betties need your help, though. They’re looking to travel to

Weekend: May 22, 23, 24

Last weekend, like we always do, we scoured the internets for the cool things happening in Fayetteville, and we had a pretty good list, but somehow we didn’t find out about the fact that there was a freaking Demolition Derby going on in Springdale, and a Micro-Wrestling event in Farmington. Luckily for all of us,

Hogs Lose in Extra Innings

The game pretty much went from frustrating, to heart-attack, to crushing disappointment.

Want Some Credit Card Reform? You Got It.

The House and Senate recently passed a bill that will change the way credit card companies are allowed to conduct business.

Hogs Beat Gators at Baseball

Hogs win or Gators lose? You make the call.

Don’t forget: Volunteers get in free at Wakarusa

A friendly reminder that you can get into Wakarusa for free with just a little work.

To-do: Thursday 5/21

Christmas Fuller, Opal Fly, Rock the Runway and more.

Andy’s Frozen Custard opens today

Andy’s Frozen Custard on College opens officially today

Flyer Profile: Hosta

Hosta answers some questions. Great job.

Free Groupwise Software License from Integris Tech

Integris Tech offers free Groupwise email software with purchase of maintenance package.

To-do: Wednesday 5/20

We normally don’t list City Council meetings in our To-do posts but last night’s was entertaining enough that it should’ve made yesterday’s cut. Between a debate on the use of social media in city government (resolution passed), a heated argument about some property rezoning in the Walker Park area (denied) and an ordinance proposal to

Social media resolution passes unanimously

By passing the resolution, city staff is requested to craft a communication strategy that includes using burgeoning media outlets.