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  1. 3 ports in state to be dredgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NWAonline

    ... one of the largest undertakings of dredging by the Corps in years, spokesman Jim Pogue of Memphis said. Two ports in Helena-West Helena, one in Osceola and two in Memphis are among the 10 scheduled for the work this summer and fall. "When the river ...

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  2. Obituary: Patricia A. (Shea) Kohanski, Elementary School Teacher For 36 Years in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Patch.com

    Patricia A. Kohanski, 71, of Danvers, died in Puno, Peru on Monday, March 16, 2015 while vacationing with her husband Stephen J. Kohanski. Pat was born in Helena, Arkansas on April 1, 1943 daughter of the late Eileen Shea Brunning and Gordon Shea.

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  3. Obituary: Patricia A. (Shea) Kohanski, Elementary School Teacher For 36 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Patch.com

    Patricia A. Kohanski, 71, of Danvers, died in Puno, Peru on Monday, March 16, 2015 while vacationing with her husband Stephen J. Kohanski. Pat was born in Helena, Arkansas on April 1, 1943 daughter of the late Eileen Shea Brunning and Gordon Shea.

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  4. 1 Killed, 5 Injured in Phillips County Traffic AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | FOX16

    The Arkansas State Police accident report identifies the victim as Iva J. Walker, 66, of West Helena, a passenger in a 2002 Ford Taurus. The report states the driver of the Taurus was headed north and trying to make a left turn onto Phillips County Road 319 when her car was hit by a 2007 Dodge Magnum headed south.

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  5. One killed, 5 hurt in Phillips County collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Arkansas Online

    One person was killed and five others, including three minors, were hurt Thursday in a collision near Helena-West Helena in Phillips County, authorities said.

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  6. Beyond Oxford: Clancy's CafeRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | EatingOxford.com

    ... very family-oriented restaurant that's casual and relaxed," says chef and owner Tyler Clancy, who is originally from Helena, Arkansas, and spent his teen years in Holly Springs before working as a chef in Little Rock, Arkansas, and Oxford, ...

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  7. Alex Johnson dies at 72; former American League batting championRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "The game has no meaning for me anymore. I loved it. But I found out that the game is a fantasy." Johnson was born in Helena, Ark., on Dec. 7, 1942. He signed with the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1961 before making his major ...

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  8. Farmland Investor LandFund Partners Launches Second FundRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Agri Marketing

    ... in preliminary commitments for LandFund Partners II. Based in Nashville, TN, with offices in Lexington, KY and Helena, AR, the partnership acquires row crop farmland in Arkansas and Mississippi. LandFund Partners II recently signed a contract to ...

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  9. LandFund Partners launches Fund IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | PE Hub

    ... in preliminary commitments for LandFund Partners II. Based in Nashville, TN, with offices in Lexington, KY and Helena, AR, the partnership acquires row crop farmland in Arkansas andMississippi. LandFund Partners II recently signed a contract to ...

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  10. Girl with guitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... by artists like R.L. Burnside and Junior Kimbrough. It began with an appearance at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena, Arkansas, and grew from there. "I started hearing all these cool lower tones and deep bass grooves; I started out as a ...

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  11. Kathleen GravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Kathleen Graves age 63 of Tonasket died on January 28, 2015 with her family by her side. She was born to the late Joanne and Glenn Mitchell on October 1, 1951 in Helena, Arkansas.

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  12. Arkansas Crappie Forecast for 2015Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | California Game and Fish

    ... That includes this lineup of lakes, where you'll find hot action throughout 2015. Old Town Lake, southwest of West Helena, isn't as well known as many of Arkansas' top crappie lakes, but those who fish this big Mississippi River oxbow at Lakeview ...

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  13. Brass quintet to play, teach; Met audition winners namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... cess is included with certain print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. The Delta Cultural Center in Helena shows the heritage of a 27-county region known as the Mississippi Alluvial Plain, or Arkansas Delta. Read>>

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  14. Exhibit is right at home at Delta Cultural CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The Delta Cultural Center in Helena shows the heritage of a 27-county region known as the Mississippi Alluvial Plain, or Arkansas Delta.

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  15. Perkinston woman seeks to reunite mystery documents with ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Twine. The stack also included an old picture of a toddler and an article about a Roy Price who suffered an injury in Helena, Arkansas. Twine wants to solve the mystery of the documents. But more than that, she wants to get them back to their ...

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  16. Listen: Bluesman CeDell Davis' 'Catfish & Cornbread'Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and a couple that Bobby Blue Bland made famous, "Turn On Your Light" and "Further On Up the Road." Davis, born in Helena, Ark., is a quintessential survivor, emerging damaged but unbowed from childhood bouts with yellow fever and polio that required ...

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  17. 'Last Man Standing' finds CeDell Davis growling his finest Delta bluesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... juke joint. Man, he could play some blues for sure. I really liked how Muddy Waters sang it too." Davis, born in Helena, Ark., is a quintessential survivor, emerging damaged but unbowed from childhood bouts with yellow fever and polio that required ...

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  18. Alonzo Ford drawings in Pine BluffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Alonzo Ford is an Arkansas talent whose work, which focuses on Arkansas's rural past, deserves wide recognition. Fortunately, thanks in part to exhibits at Hearne Fine Art and now at the Arts and Science Center of Southeast Arkansas, the Helena-area artist is becoming better known to those of us in Central Arkansas.

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  19. An East Tenn. man's search for family comes toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... the family of his mother, Carol Ann Hopton. Hopton's grandmother, Gladys Crenshaw, gave birth to Carol Ann in 1943 in Helena, Ark., and put her up for adoption. Maryville resident Ron Hopton's search for a long-lost family took him to Memphis, and ...

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  20. Pecans and oyster loavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    We stood atop Battery C on a cold, gray afternoon last week. This hill on Crowley's Ridge was part of the Civil War Battle of Helena on July 4, 1863.

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