Blues art exhibit to open at B.B. King Museum

August 5, 2014 in Entertainment, News

INDIANOLA, Mississippi (AP) — An exhibit of 30 paintings of Mississippi blues performers will go on display Aug. 21 at the B. B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center. The […]

B.B. King Homecoming Festival set for July 3

April 26, 2013 in Entertainment, Events, News, Statewide News, Top Stories

The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola said the annual homecoming festival in honor of their namesake and the legendary bluesman, B.B. King, is scheduled for July 3.

King, a Mississippi native, will be performing on Saturday, April 27, at a casino in Tunica.

B.B. King Museum hosts Black History Month Musical Celebration

February 7, 2013 in Education, Entertainment, News, Statewide News, Top Stories

In keeping with their mission to preserve the rich culture and music of the Mississippi Delta, The B.B. King Museum will host free musical programs every Thursday in February in honor of Black History Month.

On Feb. 7, the program will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will feature the music of: The Eastside High School Choir; The Greenwood High School Choir and the Restoration Ministries Academy.

Museum director, Dion Brown, said this month’s program is just a preview of what The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center will offer to the public in 2013.

Historic Elkhorn Church celebrates annual Homecoming

May 25, 2012 in News, Religion, Statewide News, Top Stories

By Monica Land KILMICHAEL – The members of the Elkhorn Primitive Baptist Church are celebrating their 35th annual homecoming celebration this weekend and the public is invited for refreshments, fellowship […]