The Helena Arkansas Daily World - Helena, AR
Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 3:03 PM

With the 30th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival now less than 48 hours away, street closures for the big weekend have been announced.

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Remember when we only feared other countries?Who would have believed that the two weeks of the Cuban Missile Crisis during the Cold War were the good old days.

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:59 PM

Listen for it – the call to eat. Known far and wide as “dinners ready.”

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:55 PM

Fifty years later, the founding president, a founding board member, the first employee, two of the first graduates and numerous retirees and alumni of Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) returned to celebrate its...

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:48 PM

In 1989, "Back to the Future II" presented its vision of the year 2015: Think hoverboards, video phone calls, fax machines, dehydrated pizza and the Cubs winning the World Series. (The actor who played Biff, Tom Wilson,

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:43 PM

More than two years ago Viola Speed Turner's son, Albert, 20, was shot and killed in Memphis, Tennessee. At that time, Turner made one of the toughest decisions a mother can make – she decided to donate his heart for transplant.

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:36 PM

Cad Polk Stadium now has a brand new concession stand at the north end of the field thanks to the Helena-West Helena Cougars Booster Club and many others. An official Phillips County Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Friday night...

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:32 PM

Folks from all ages came downtown Saturday for the annual Healthy Helena Healthy Expo, which featured Zumba fitness and lots of healthy activities for the children.

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:28 PM

Artist Sharon McConnell-Dickerson and Delta Cultural Center Education Coordinator Jack Myers spoke on the new exhibit at the DCC "A Cast of Blues.” Dickerson, who is a blind artist that molded many Blues musicians' faces over the years, will...

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:22 PM

Congratulations go out to the Helena-West Helena Students of the Month for September: Madison Thomas, J F Wahl Primary; Shiwanda Sheard-Perry, Central High School; Amber Christian, and Eliza Miller Elementary.

Updated Oct 5, 2015 at 2:18 PM

Parents deciphering the acronyms their teens use over text and on social media is something better...

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