Help Wanted/Beautify the Bay Days April 10 & 11

Pictured above are Pat Bailey (not pictured is Gordon Bailey) and Dean Luethje, presenting donations for the Mall Cleanup to Club President Dwayne Miller. These generous donations give a great start to buying materials needed. Last week, we publicized our 2035 Team’s planned efforts to enhance first impressions impacting visitors to the Bay. Target – […]

Rambling Cove Fitness Trail Ribbon Cutting

John Foster Alderman The City of Fairfield Bay proudly announces the Grand Opening of the Rambling Cove Fitness Trail on Friday, March 27 at 1 p.m. The trail is located near the Fairfield Bay Marina entrance directly across from Stringbeans Restaurant. The trail is the result of much work by community volunteers and two grants […]


Arkansas Freedom Fund Donates To Veterans Barge Project

Gary Wynn, Board member of the Arkansas Freedom Fund, visited Fairfield Bay to present a donation to Mayor Paul Wellenberger for the Veteran’s Handicapped Barge project. The mission of the Arkansas Freedom Fund is to serve and support activities that benefit our military, veterans, wounded warriors and their families. The focus of the AFF is […]

Conference Center Events

North Central Arkansas Foundation for Art and Education This Sunday at 2 p.m. Alfred Lee in Concert Alfred Aaron Lee, keyboard virtuoso and singer, returns this Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center located in the Fairfield Bay Conference and Visitor Center. Mr. Lee will be presenting a program focused on […]


Put Your Tax Refund to Work

In 2014, the average tax refund was about $2,700. If you got that much this year, what would you do with it? You can probably think of a lot of things you might do with $2,700. You might decide to splurge and buy some big-ticket item you’ve been eyeing. Or you could use the money […]

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New Fairfield Bay Lights, Signage & Billboard

New signs proclaiming the Bay’s “City of Distinction” award for our quality of life have been attached to our city limit signs and the main entrance now features all new, LED street lights welcoming guests arriving after dark. A beautiful new billboard now exists in Greers Ferry on westbound Hwy 16, replacing the previous Little […]

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“From Hosannas To Hallelujahs”

Mark your calendars now for Palm Sunday, March 29, 2015. Friend of the Bay, internationally known, Aaron Alfred Lee will return to present a most unique program entitled “From Hosannas to Hallelujas.” This program will musically chronical the last week of Jesus Christ’s life on earth. The journey will begin with Palm Sunday (“Hosannas”) and […]


Easter Celebrations in the Surrounding Communities

Easter Celebration At Woodland Mead Park Spring has finally arrived here at Woodland Mead Park in Fairfield Bay. The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping and we hope that we will be experiencing warmth and sunshine on the day of the event. We have ordered beautiful weather for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt on […]


Realtor Association Launches New Website

The Van Buren County Board of Realtors is pleased to announce the launch of their new web site www.vanburencountyrealtors.com . The site contains information and links on Van Buren County, events, realtor news, and information on the Van Buren County Realtors as well as information and links to the Arkansas Realtors Association and National Realtors […]

Queens Ball

Queens Ball

Beta Sigma Phi Queens The annual Queen’s Ball for the international sorority, Beta Sigma Phi, was celebrated Saturday night at the St. Francis Parrish Hall. It is a Beta Sigma Phi tradition – usually in February for Valentine’s Day – for each chapter to elect a Queen, then all Queens are crowned at the annual […]