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  1. Arkansas woman writes book about losing son to gun violenceRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... and hugged him and was able to hear her son's heart beating inside Wibbenmeyer's chest. Turner, a Helena-West Helena native, has written a book about the experience of losing her son to gun violence. "Tears of the Heart" is a collection of poems ...

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  2. Trail tourismRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2015 | The City Wire

    ... to meet demand. This Sunday (Oct. 11), I'll take a five-mile ride along the new Delta Heritage Trail near Helena-West Helena. This trail is perfect for biking and hiking. Once complete, it will meander for some 85 miles and include views from ...

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  3. Bill signed to rename courthouse for judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The Helena-West Helena Courthouse complex has been renamed for an Arkansas federal judge whose rulings in two cases shaped the debate about civil rights in the United States for decades.

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  4. The busy day open lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Huge crowd this morning at Race for the Cure. Tuneful throngs are gathering at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena-West Helena.

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  5. Lottery drafts pact to sign up advisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... an opportunity to go through everything." The committee's other co-chairman, state Rep. Chris Richey, R-Helena-West Helena, said Hickey has privately shared his concerns about the proposed agreement, but Richey hadn't had a chance to read it, he ...

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  6. Rooted in blues for 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | NWAonline

    The 30th edition of the King Biscuit Blues Festival in downtown Helena-West Helena will feature dozens of acts spanning five stages over four days and nearly 30 vendors. This year's contest winner of the 2015 King Biscuit Blues Festival poster is artist Rebecca "Becci" Edwards, who also won in ... Headliners Bobby Rush on Thursday, Jimmie Vaughan and Lou Ann Barton on Friday and Taj Mahal on Saturday will cap days chock-full of blues and gospel along Cherry Street.

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  7. MFA Oil Company expands operations into KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... year which began Sept. 1, 2015. The company previously announced the acquisitions of Cunningham Propane of West Helena, Ark.; Faughn Oil Company of Campbell; Alexander Propane of Sullivan; Brown Propane Gas, Inc. of Neosho; All Propane of ...

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  8. Ads to drive home Arkansas heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | NWAonline

    For years, the Department of Arkansas Heritage has asked people to go to its four museums -- in Little Rock and Helena-West Helena -- to explore their Arkansas heritage. The slogan was "Your Heritage Is Here."

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  9. Attempted murder suspect released by mistake is back in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    CROSS COUNTY, AR - A man wanted for attempted murder and rape is now back in police custody after being released by mistake. Cross County Sheriff J.R. Smith said in a news release Willie J. Ross, 53, of Helena was arrested without incident by the West Helena Police Department around 8 a.m. Friday.

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  10. Police arrest suspect in attempted murder who was released by mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    A man held on suspicion of rape, attempted murder and domestic battery who was mistakenly released from the Cross County jail Monday is back in custody, according to Helena-West Helena police.

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  11. Police seek 2 after house set on fire, shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | NWAonline

    Helena-West Helena police are investigating after someone set a house on fire Wednesday night and then shot at the residents who were trying to leave the burning home. Police were called to 324 N. 2nd St. at 11:40 p.m. on a report that someone had just set the house on fire.

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  12. Jonesboro police jail suspect in robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Police said they believe a Helena-West Helena man charged with capital murder as a youth is behind armed robberies there, in St. Louis and in Jonesboro, where officers arrested him this week across the street from the Police Department.

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  13. Bill advances on renaming of courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The U.S. House approved legislation Thursday to rename the Helena-West Helena federal courthouse complex for a federal judge who took on a white supremacy group in the 1900s.

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  14. Cross County accidentally releases attempted murder suspect from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Willie Lee Ross of Helena-West Helena, who is facing charges of rape, attempted first-degree murder and domestic battery, was mistakenly released from the Cross County Sheriff's Office in Wynne, Arkansas. Helena-West Helena Police Chief Virgil Green advised in a press conference that Ross was released by accident on September 21. It is believed that another inmate with the last name of Ross was mixed up with the man released.

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  15. Man suspected of rape, attempted murder accidentally released from Arkansas jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    A man accused of rape and attempted murder, among other charges, was mistakenly released from the the Cross County Jail in Wynne. According to a release from the Helena-West Helena Police Department, Willie Lee Ross, of Helena-West Helena, was accidentally released because "there were two inmates with the same last name of Ross in the facility."

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  16. Cross County jail inmate mistakenly released, still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    A man held on suspicion of rape, attempted murder and domestic battery was mistakenly released from the Cross County jail Monday, according to Helena-West Helena police.

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  17. Helena-West Helena Federal building to be renamed to honor Jewish judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The Helena-West Helena Federal building will be renamed to honor judge Jacob Trieber after legislation introduced by six members of Arkansas' congressional delegation passed through the House on Wednesday.

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  18. Travel grants offered for students to visit museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock, and Freedom Park and the Delta Cultural Center in Helena-West Helena.

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  19. Forrest City rallies, holds on for victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    HELENA-WEST HELENA -- Forrest City scored two touchdowns in a span of 15 seconds midway in the third quarter to take the lead, and the Mustangs held on to beat Helena-West Helena Central 25-21 Friday at Cad Polk Stadium.

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  20. Video: Ritchie Power Plant Brought Down in ImplosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... facilities. The demolition was finished Thursday at the Robert E. Ritchie power plant in Helena-West Helena, a city in the Mississippi Delta region about 70 miles southwest of Memphis, Tennessee. The plant was built in the 1960s and utility ...

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