Tag Archives: Fayetteville

Fayetteville Officials Celebrate Black History, Announce Events

By Nick Brothers |
Staff Photo Nick Brothers

Fayetteville Mayor Lioneld Jordan awards Wes Whitmore of Wes’ BBQ and Burger Plus a certificate for the longest owned and operated African American business in Fayetteville. The recognition was a part of the Compassion Fayetteville press conference for Black History Month in Fayetteville.

Fayetteville officials celebrated the diversity of Fayetteville and its black history by honoring its African American owned businesses at a black history month press conference, Tuesday, Jan. 31

Auditorium 51 Concert Series Comes to Mt. Sequoyah

By Nick Brothers |
Staff Photo Nick Brothers

(From left to right) Jessica Sumner, Amy Lusu and Deme Reynolds sit together on the stage at Auditorium 51.

Presented by the producers of Homegrown On The River Music Festival comes Auditorium 51, a concert series on Mt. Sequoyah.

Music From The Great Northwest: More than 170 releases from NWA in 2016

By Nick Brothers and Eric Jensen |

The music scene in northwest Arkansas was alive and well — and certainly busy — in 2016.

Fayetteville Public Library Expands Digital Offerings

By Staff Report |
Fayetteville Public Library

Fayetteville Public Library officials announced that it has expanded its online offerings to include movies, television shows, music, audiobooks, e-books and comic books from hoopla digital and streaming music from Freegal Music.

Holiday Pop-Up Shop to Feature Local Artisans

By Nick Brothers |
Courtesy Photo

After a two year hiatus, Lauren Embree has returned with her handmade jewelry to be sold at the Holiday Pop-Up Shop.

The folks at Stage Eighteen are getting right to work with providing an all purpose venue for the community’s needs, or in this case, holiday shopping needs.

Fayetteville’s Future: Get to Know Your Re-elected Local Officials

By Nick Brothers |

While Fayetteville may be a top five city in the U.S., there’s still plenty of work to be done to ensure its continued success, officials said.

Green Burial Proponents to Host Death Positive Festival

By Nick Brothers |

There’s a lot of living to do at this year’s Death Fest in Fayetteville.

The Bikers of Bikes, Blues & BBQ 2016

By Nick Brothers |
Photo by Lauren Husband Photography

We hit up Dickson Street with a notepad and a camera and talked to bikers and festival attendees at random so we could learn about who makes the festival what it is on a micro level.

Oktoberfest Returns to Dickson Street, 13 Breweries Featured

By Nick Brothers |
Courtesy Photo

Oktoberfest in Fayetteville this year will be at the Walton Arts Center parking lot from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18.

Oktoberfest returns to Dickson Street as Fayetteville’s fall craft beer festival once again.

Meet KPSQ 97.3, Fayetteville’s New Community Radio Station

By Nick Brothers |
Staff Photo Nick Brothers
Joe Newman (left) and Hamsa Newmark (right) produce a radio program at the KPSQ-LP 97.3 FM production studio inside the Chancellor Hotel. The station hosts music, commentary and variety shows by locals.

After several years of chasing the dream of one day operating a non-commercial community-sourced radio station in Fayetteville, a few locals can officially announce that station is on-air.