Shortcuts are hand-picked bits of news, commentary and info from around Northwest Arkansas, the rest of the state and even from places much further away.
Here are today’s Shortcuts:
BBBBQ is filling up
According to The Morning News, hotels across Northwest Arkansas are nearly full for Bikes, Blues & BBQ week. In fact, there’s nothing left at all in Fayetteville or Springdale.
Bad News (for the) Bears
Hog football starts Saturday and RazorBloggers has the Missouri State Preview ready to go. It’s bad news for the Bears, they say.
Smaller paper or bigger hands?
Arkansas Times mentions what ADG subscribers may/may not have noticed this morning: Another smaller newspaper.
Gay weddings official in Vermont
The law created back in April making same-sex weddings legal in the state of Vermont went into effect at midnight last night. Ready, set, marriage! (Associated Press, via Daily Beast)