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Amoz Eckerson

The Elaine Massacre's place in civil rights history looms large. “You can’t keep thinking it’s going to go away,” said Brian Mitchell, a history professor at UA Little Rock.
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Elaine Massacre Memorial Set for UnveilingLock Icon

A three-day period of killing in the Arkansas Delta a century ago will be commemorated with the Elaine Massacre Memorial, to be dedicated across the street from the Phillips County Courthouse in Helena on Sept. 29. read more >
A sampling of Cherry Street denizens: Amber and Joel Tipton, owners of Southbound Tavern
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Historic Helena’s Cherry Street Draws InvestorsLock Icon

The Cherry Street Historic District in Helena-West Helena is showing signs of reviving its faded fortunes. Following are some of the people who are leaving their mark on the once-thriving commercial avenue. read more >