The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, recently awarded the Helena Museum of Phillips County a $40,000 Historic Preservation Restoration Grant for roof and exterior restoration at the 1891 Helena Library and Museum. From left: Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin, Department of Arkansas Heritage Director Stacy Hurst, Joe Ann Hargraves, Jeannie Turley and Shane Williams.

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, recently awarded the Helena Museum of Phillips County a $40,000 Historic Preservation Restoration Grant for roof and exterior restoration at the 1891 Helena Library and Museum. From left: Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin, Department of Arkansas Heritage Director Stacy Hurst, Joe Ann Hargraves, Jeannie Turley and Shane Williams.