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  1. Cougars hang on behind WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | NWAonline

    A pass-interference penalty on Stuttgart and two fourth-quarter interceptions by Helena-West Helena Central's Drekerrious Warren enabled the Cougars to break open a tight game late for a 26-7 victory. Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.

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  2. Arkansas man arrested for aggravated robbery, stealing pistolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - New information was released by Jonesboro police Monday about the arrest of a Helena-West Helena man charged with aggravated robbery. According to Jonesboro police, Marlon Braggs Junior, 27, of Helena-West Helena was arrested Sunday for aggravated robbery out of Phillips County.

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  3. Armed man wanted for aggravated robbery arrested in JonesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... for aggravated robbery in Arkansas. In a news release, Lt. Roy Coleman said Marlon Braggs Jr., 27, of Helena-West Helena, was believed to be in Jonesboro on Friday. Braggs had a warrant for his arrest out of Phillips County. Shortly before 7 p.m. ...

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  4. Cougars slide by RabbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    LONOKE -- What was billed as a battle between offenses turned into an old-fashioned defensive struggle as the Helena-West Helena Central Cougars held on for their first conference road victory of the season, beating the Lonoke Jackrabbits 14-12.

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  5. Education Committee leaves NSLA funds flat for fourth year, waits on teacher salary increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... meeting its academic objectives? /more/ The "KIPP Through College" program places college counselors in Helena-West Helena's Central High School (which is just down the road from KIPP's campus in Phillips County) as well as Marianna High School in ...

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  6. State Board of Ed. warns LR School Board: Work together, or takeover is a real possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... by the State Board of Education. /more/ The "KIPP Through College" program places college counselors in Helena-West Helena's Central High School (which is just down the road from KIPP's campus in Phillips County) as well as Marianna High School in ...

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  7. State Board of Education ponders the future of school districts under its controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    On Friday, the Arkansas State Board of Education received its quarterly reports from three school districts currently under state control due to troubled finances, inferior academic performance or both: Lee County , which was taken over by the state this April, and Pulaski County and Helena-West Helena , which were taken over three years ago. Since it was taken over in 2011, the fiscally-distressed Pulaski County Special School District has made significant progress in the eyes of many, including the federal court monitoring the district's compliance with desegregation orders .

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  8. Town hoping pop-ups draw in restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Trips across the Mississippi River are a common occurrence for Helena-West Helena residents looking for retail options, especially food and drink.

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  9. KIPP: Delta receives $500,000 from Walton Foundation for public/charter partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    KIPP Delta , the charter school system based out of Helena, has received a $500,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation to execute a two-year pilot program that will partner KIPP with with two traditional public school districts in the Arkansas Delta. The "KIPP Through College" program places college counselors in Helena-West Helena's Central High School as well as Marianna High School in nearby Lee County.

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  10. Raiders ready for homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... the ship heading into the final four weeks of the season. Tonight, the Raiders host the DeSoto Thunderbirds of West Helena, Ark. in their annual Homecoming contest. It's a game that Raiders desperately need if they are going to improve on last ...

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  11. Touring Historic Helena ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... generals. The historic town is situated on the Great River Road and Crowley's Ridge Parkway and after joining West Helena is known as Helena-West Helena - a town that Mark Twain once said sat upon one of the prettiest locations on the Mississippi ...

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  12. Man replacing stop sign hit, killed by truck trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    A man who was replacing a stop sign at an intersection in Helena-West Helena was killed Wednesday after he was struck by a truck's trailer, authorities said.

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  13. The Re-Education Of Robert PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Afro-American comment in song," he says. "I was going over this rusty old bridge, and I was being welcomed into West Helena by a sign that had fallen into the grass, that had Sonny Boy Williamson sitting playing harmonica on top of a corncob. So it ...

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  14. Sarah Elizabeth Leonard EnglishRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    Sarah Elizabeth Leonard English, age 74 of Milton, TN, passed away Friday August 29, 2014. A native of West Helena, AR, she was the daughter of the late James Thomas and Virgie Icevene Pyron Leonard. She was also preceded in death by her husband ...

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  15. Prep FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... with 75-yard punt return for a touchdown and over 100 yards receiving for a touchdown. Bayou will travel to West Helena, Ark. to play Desoto at 7 p.m. Friday. Ruleville 24, West Tally 22 The Ruleville Central Tigers kicked off the season with a ...

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  16. Highline College part of Working Families Success Network strategy expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    ... a North Arkansas College (Harrison, Ark.) a Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (Helena-West Helena, Ark.) a California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office a Cabrillo College (Aptos, Calif.) a CaA ada College (Redwood City, ...

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  17. Achieving the Dream Announces the National Community College...Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... Community College of the Calif.) (Martinsville, College (Walla University of Va.) Walla, Wash.) Arkansas (Helena-West Helena, Ark.) These colleges and state partner ...

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  18. The Weekend TenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... programs and clean-ups at the nature-oriented parks such as Delta Heritage Trail State Park in Helena-West Helena. Admission for most events is free. Call (888) 287-2757 or visit arkansasstateparks.com. See story on Page 5E. Spa City will be singing ...

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  19. Grants awarded to 21 Arkansas schools, districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... grants are: West Memphis, Bald Knob, Booneville, Clinton, Little Rock, Dardanelle, Dermott, Drew Center, Helena-West Helena, Hermitage, Springdale, Jessieville, Marvell, Monticello, Pulaski County Special, Prescott and Cabot.

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  20. Grants awarded to 21 Arkansas schools, districtsRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... grants are: West Memphis, Bald Knob, Booneville, Clinton, Little Rock, Dardanelle, Dermott, Drew Center, Helena-West Helena, Hermitage, Springdale, Jessieville, Marvell, Monticello, Pulaski County Special, Prescott and Cabot.

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