Tagged: helena

Helena, Vicksburg Bridges Struck by Barges on Mississippi RIver

by Associated Press 1/12/2016 2:40 pm

Barges struck bridges over the Mississippi River in two separate incidents, but there were no reports of injury or pollution, according to officials.

Photos: King Biscuit Blues Festival in Historic Helena

by Lauren James 10/14/2013 8:00 am

Photographer Jim Simpson caught some of the action onstage at the King Biscuit Blues Festival Thursday-Saturday in Helena.

King Biscuit Blues Festival Starts Today in Helena

by Lauren James 10/10/2013 8:00 am

The King Biscuit Blues Festival, with headliners Marcia Ball, Robert Cray and the Greg Allman Band, is going on today (Oct. 10) through Saturday (Oct. 12) in historic Helena. Admission for all three days is $45.

Weekend Music: 3 Shows to Check Out

by Lauren James 9/27/2013 8:00 am

If you're looking to kick away those weekend doldrums, live music might be just the thing you need. Lucky for you, several concerts featuring an eclectic assortment of tunes are lined up this weekend. See what you should have on your radar.

New Websites for Phillips County

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/2/2013 12:00 am

The county website, PhillipsCounty.Arkansas.gov, is intended to be a central hub for residents to take care of county business. It contains information like phone directories, court data and event calendars.

Music this Weekend: 4 Events to Check Out

by Lauren James 6/7/2013 8:00 am

Music is everywhere this weekend. From folk and dance to blues from Bobby Rush at Live at the Levee, there is something for everyone to jam out to. See what's on the schedule in and around central Arkansas.

Arkansas Delta Rockabilly Festival This Weekend in Helena

by Lauren James 5/10/2013 8:00 am

Wanda Jackson and the Kentucky Headhunters are leading the lineup at the 3rd Annual Arkansas Delta Rockabilly Festival today and tomorrow (May 10-11) in Helena.

King Biscuit Blues Festival Name To Return in 2011

by Karen Martin 10/11/2010 2:02 pm

The Arkansas Blues and Heritage Festival will regain its former name of King Biscuit Blues Festival in 2011, thanks to efforts by executive director Munnie Jordan and the Festival team.

Inside Two of Arkansas' Top Music Festivals

by Lance Turner 3/8/2010 9:23 am

The Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival in Helena and the Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival in Ozark are among the state's top music festivals.