B.B. King’s historical marker on Mississippi Blues Trail is missing

February 5, 2014 in Entertainment, News

GREENWOOD, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi Blues Trail Marker commemorating the birthplace of blues legend B.B. King near Berclair in Leflore County is missing. The marker was located in front […]

B.B. King honored with marker on Miss. Blues Trail

August 22, 2012 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News, Statewide News, Top Stories

The town of Kilmichael had a lot to sing about Tuesday afternoon when the “King of the Blues”, B.B. King stopped by for the unveiling of the latest marker on the Mississippi Blues Trail.

King, 86, is in Mississippi this week for his annual B.B. King Homecoming Festival in Indianola, but he, and the town of Kilmichael were honored Tuesday by the Mississippi Development Association Tourism Division (MDA).

Officials seek church’s OK to move Robert Johnson Blues marker

March 9, 2012 in Entertainment, News

http://www.forextradingsystemss.com By Monica Land Marker was knocked down in December 2011 GREENWOOD – Officials working with the Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) hope to meet with representatives of a local church […]

Grammy Museum seeks state money

March 2, 2012 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News

JACKSON – (AP) A Cleveland group raising money for a satellite Grammy museum to celebrate Mississippi’s rich musical heritage is seeking $6 million for the cause. The museum, which would […]