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Schedule Set For Gulley Concert Series

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A variety of locally and nationally renowned artists are on the playbill for the 16th annual Gulley Park Concert Series.

Whata Wakarusa!

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The March Fourth Marching Band led a parade at the 2012 Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival on Mulberry Mountain near Ozark.

Mulberry Mountain Music Festival May 31 – June 3      Ozark, Ark. Photos by Stephen Ironside  

Five Funnies at JR’s on Monday

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A live five-man standup comedy show is coming to JR’s on Monday night. Headlining will be rising star Chris Cubas from Austin, Texas.

Applause Junkies: Jimmy Thackery & RJ Mischo

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Jimmy Thackery

Blues scene veterans Jimmy Thackery and RJ Mischo performed on Friday at George’s Majestic Lounge on Dickson Street.

Store Offers Convenience, Delivery

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It’s half-past midnight and things are going well, even better than expected. But, guess what? You’re out of condoms. Never fear, Abshire’s to the rescue.

‘Jelly Roll’ Back In Print

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The University of Arkansas Press has published a new edition of “Jelly Roll: A Black Neighborhood in a Southern Mill Town,” by Charles E. Thomas. The book, originally published in 1986, is a portrait of “Jelly Roll,” a small community of African-Americans living in company housing outside the Calion Lumber Co. in Calion and is…

Q&A With Carl Jackson

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TFW-06.07-A6-Carl-Jackson

Original hometown: Louisville, Miss.

Hometown now: Nashville, Tenn.

Recycling Schedule Announced

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Fayetteville Solid Waste and Recycling Division announced June’s availability of items now being accepted at the recycling drop off.

Sidewalk Work To Cause Traffic Delays

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Fayetteville will begin work on a new sidewalk along the north side of Lawson Street. The project will begin at Porter Road and extend east approximately 520 feet to complete the sidewalk connection. These improvements are intended to improve sidewalk connections and pedestrian safety. The work will consist of installing new sidewalk storm drainage pipe,…

Live Music

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  THURSDAY   Chelsea’s Corner Cafe, Eureka Springs: Brown Chicken Brown Cow Cherokee Casino, West Siloam Springs, Okla.: Derryl Perry Foghorn’s on College, Fayetteville: Jamie Wolf Fresco Cafe and Pub, Fayetteville: Juke Joint with Anthony Ball and Friends George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville: Rough Draftz, Admirals JJ’s Grill, Fayetteville: Austin Miller JJ’s Grill, Prairie Creek Marina:…