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  1. Injury opens door for Lonoke victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    LONOKE -- Once Kevonshaye Stackhouse left Thursday's game with an ankle injury in the first quarter, the odds were stacked against Helena-West Helena.

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  2. Police Locate Suspect in Fatal Southwest Little Rock StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | FOX16

    ... murder. Police describe Keys as being 6'1'' and 230 pounds. His last known address is 633 Beechwood Street in West Helena. It happened around 2:20 a.m. at the Rodeway Inn & Suites Motel. If you have any information on his whereabouts please contact ...

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  3. Police Search for Suspect in Fatal Southwest Little Rock StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | FOX16

    ... murder. Police describe Keys as being 6'1'' and 230 pounds. His last known address is 633 Beechwood Street in West Helena. It happened around 2:20 a.m. at the Rodeway Inn & Suites Motel. If you have any information on his whereabouts please contact ...

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  4. Paul Crawford AshfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Herman Ashford (Pat) of Brandon and Elton Ashford (Lorna) of Warner Robbins, Ga.; sisters, Frances Inman of West Helena, Ark., and Delphia Hirth (Don) of Gulfport; and a host of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Bill Tatum, Eric Tatum, Jeffrey ...

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  5. Bill separating Lee, King holidays fails in panelRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... also create a Nov. 30 observance in honor of Lee and Patrick Cleburne, a Confederate general who lived in Helena-West Helena. It also would end Arkansas' observance June 3 memorial for Jefferson Davis, "who indeed did fight to preserve slavery," ...

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  6. Hutchinson appoints directors for ADEQ, Veterans Affairs, and SecuritiesRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | The City Wire

    ... the Ft. Walton Beach, Fla., and Destin, Fla., branches. Prior to that, he was self-employed in his native Helena-West Helena, Ark. Hutchinson also made nearly a dozen appointments to boards and commissions in the last week. They include: a Bill ...

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  7. Hutchinson names leaders of environmental, veterans and securities agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... s a branch manager for A.G. Edwards, the brokerage firm, in Florida and worked before that for himself in Helena-West Helena. He is a graduate of UALR.

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  8. Legislator: Let Arkansans Use Debit Cards To Buy Lottery TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    An Arkansas representative filed a bill on Feb. 6 aimed at allowing debit cards to be used for purchasing Arkansas Scholarship Lottery tickets. Rep. Chris Richey, D-West Helena, filed HB 1280, on Friday, according to legislative records.

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  9. Drivers in Region 8 paying more at the pumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... "It was at $1.98 and 15 minutes later, I came back and it raised up 10 cents that fast," Jermain Donaby, of West Helena, said. "I was like wow!" "I drive quite a bit for work, but I'm going to enjoy it while I can," Megan Owens, of Pocahontas, said. ... 17 comments

  10. Bill to split Lee, King holidays heads back to committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... a Southern Heritage Day that would celebrate Lee and Patrick Cleburne, a Confederate general who lived in Helena-West Helena. OKLAHOMA CITY - A SandRidge Energy injection well has been ordered shut down because of numerous earthquakes near the well ...

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  11. 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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  12. Robert E. Lee bill will be considered again, Bell saysRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... a Patrick Cleburne-Robert E. Lee Southern Heritage Day. Cleburne is a Confederate general who lived in Helena-West Helena. Bell said he believes the combined Lee-King holiday "is being used to enhance racial division," noting his effort hasn't been ...

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  13. Will Little Rock public schools be "Walmart-ized"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... haven't come in and taken over entire school districts like Arkansas does (previous examples include Helena-West Helena and Pulaski County Special School District). Notice apparently went out to Little Rock schools today about a focus group meeting ...

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  14. The two Little Rocks: A letter to the Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... mistake. Such boards are powerless. The state has ignored the expressed wishes of just such a council in Helena-West Helena. There, the state has ignored local advice to sell vacant buildings to advance the interests of the Walton-backed KIPP ...

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  15. Guard's 52 points third-bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Kevin Pringle knew it was coming, but the Helena-West Helena Lady Cougars coach did not realize his star player was compiling one of the state's best efforts of all time.

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  16. Parents, Students and Teachers React to LRSD Takeover DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | FOX16

    ... is the fourth school district under state control. It joined the Pulaski County Special School District, Helena-West Helena and Lee County school districts. State law shows the department of education can run a district for five years unless there ...

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  17. MLK-Lee holiday bill voted down, Senate committee OKs Private Option planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The City Wire

    ... said he believes the bill "is chasing a non-problem in search of a solution." However, Rep. Chris Richey, D-West Helena, said a celebration of Cleburne's life in Helena each year and other Civil War event bring people to the Mississippi River town. ...

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  18. The charge of the Lee brigade on change in Lee/King holiday law; bill defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... around the state: An election commission complaint in Polk County and unhappiness about planned sale of a Helena-West Helena school to the KIPP charter school. /more/ Republicans opposed Issue 3 because it weakened term limits. The question today: ...

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  19. And speaking of schools: A cheer for teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... will be discussed at a special board meeting tonight. /more/ The grandmother of two children in the Helena-West Helena School District has filed suit to stop the sale of all or parts of four vacant elementary schools for $80,000 to the KIPP charter ...

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  20. Suit filed to stop 'garage sale' of Helena schools to KIPP charter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    'GARAGE SALE': Woodruff Elementary was one of two schools and another building sold by the state to KIPP for less than $30,000. The grandmother of two children in the Helena-West Helena School District has filed suit to stop the sale of all or parts of four vacant elementary schools for $80,000 to the KIPP charter school chain.

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