A Packed House at the Third #LRTweetup, at Copper Grill

Via @KatieMcManners

Via @KatieMcManners

Last night was the third #LRTweetup and, from what I’m hearing, it was the biggest one yet, with about 70 RSVPs making for a packed house at Copper Grill, our third gracious event host.

We missed the event. Yesterday was Laura’s birthday, and we had a family dinner at her mom’s house. Yep, the only thing that can keep me away from a Tweetup is my wife’s birthday. High praise! So we’re totally down for the next one.

It’s been a kick to hear from everyone about last night, as well as see some great photos from the event, which we’ve posted after the jump. If you’ve got some you’d like to contribute, e-mail them here, along with your name and Twitter username so I can properly credit.

Thanks again to everyone who helped put the event together. Special thanks to Copper Grill for the incredible hospitality, and to Paul Strack of Custom Printing for the cool name tags you can check out after the jump.

And be watching the official #LRTweetup site for information on the next event.

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Another Arkansas Twitter Update

Just when we thought this thing had peaked, new Twitter users keep piling in. Admittedly, some in the list below have been around for few days, but we’ve not had a chance to call them out yet.

Consider yourselves called.

This week: A preponderance of THV-ers. I guess our quick seminar worked!

U.S. Rep. Mike Ross: http://twitter.com/RepMikeRoss

Innovate Arkansas, a program helping Arkansas entrepreneurs bring ideas and products to market: http://twitter.com/innovateAR

Jonathan Dismang, state representative: http://twitter.com/dismang

Werner Trieschmann, former Arkansas Democrat-Gazette writer, editor; playright – http://twitter.com/wernertplays

Ross Cranford, CJRW ad man, iPhone early adopter: http://twitter.com/rosscranford

Tom Brannon, KTHV – http://twitter.com/wxrunt

Becca Buerkle, KTHV morning show producer – http://twitter.com/beccabuerkle

Meredith Mitchell, KTHV – http://twitter.com/THV_Weathergirl

Neil Sommerlatte, KTHV – http://twitter.com/NeilSommerlatte

Jessica Duff, KTHV Web reporter – http://twitter.com/jduff84

Rob Hatfield, KTHV director – http://twitter.com/kthvdirector

THV This Morninghttp://twitter.com/THVThisMorning

And of course, you can see more in our ever-expanding, unwieldy, unorganized Arkansas Twitter Guide.