Helena's Delta Heritage State Park was the recipient of the Tourism Support/Promotional Award at the 15th annual Delta Awards ceremony. The annual awards recognize tourism achievement in eastern Arkansas and were presented recently during festivities at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart.

Helena’s Delta Heritage State Park was the recipient of the Tourism Support/Promotional Award at the 15th annual Delta Awards ceremony. The annual awards recognize tourism achievement in eastern Arkansas and were presented recently during festivities at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. 

Arkansas Delta Byways sponsored the event, the nonprofit association recognized by the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism as the official tourism promotion association for 15 counties in Eastern Arkansas. 

The counties of the ADB are: Arkansas, Chicot, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Desha, Drew, Greene, Lee, Mississippi, Monroe, Phillips, Poinsett and St. Francis. 

Arkansas Delta Byways is located on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro and receives administrative support through A-State’s Arkansas Heritage Sites office.