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Helena, Arkansas is a small town just across the Mississippi. There's Helena and West-Helena, two towns that have been merged in 2006.

Helena has a firm blues tradition with the King Biscuit Hour, the US' longest running daily radio show, and Sonny Boy Williamson the big local hero. The owners of the great B&B we stayed in, even claimed that Elvis once sat at the bar in their restaurant.

The old downtown still needs a revamp, though. Lots of homes have been abandonned, including the restaurant in this picture. Trying to revive the old downtown is a struggle, but it's worth it. Lots of potential here.

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song title reference: BB King

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Additional Photos by Benny Verbercht (BennyV) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2451 W: 34 N: 4455] (24957)
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