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Knights of Columbus Annual Fall Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes as it’s time once again for the Knights of Columbus Annual Fall Dance! With live music from the Sugar Loaf Band, dancing, refreshments, snacks and mixers (and hopefully everyone in costume), this Adults Only event is sure to be the party of the year! The donation is just $15 per […]

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American legion Donates to Local Groups

Generous Donations…American Legion Post 333 distributed donations to local civic organizations at their monthly meeting on Sep 8, 2014. Pictured left to right is Lee Johnson, Vice Commander; Louis Freeman, Outreach in the Hills; Al Halldorsen, for Hippe Recycle Center; Marilyn Robertson, Log Cabin Museum; Pam Cullum, Dove House; Mary Philips, Care Caps; Alice Chambers, […]


Local Bridge Players Win At Hot Springs Tournament

Sectional Masters Judy Duitsman and Lee Phillips of the Fairfield Bay Duplicate Bridge Club participated in the Hot Springs Village “Silver Lode Sectional” Tournament on Saturday August 23, 2014 and finished First in Section and Third Overall in the morning session, and First in Section and Fourth Overall in the afternoon sessions. The Fairfield Bay […]


Zeta Sigma Sorority Celebrate Beginning Day

Pictured left to right are the newly elected officers of the Zeta Sigma Chapter: Patti Leitner, Advisor-Frieda McClellan, Vice Pres.-Mary Baker, Correspond-Sharon Luxon, Pres-Georgia Peifer, Treas-Judy Wheeler, Rec Secretary. The officers hosted Beginning Day on Aug 28 with a special party at the home of Sharon Luxon. The theme was Celebrate our Sisterhood. Refreshments consisted […]


OUT OF BOUNDS By Geary (Smedley) Leason

Smedley’s Tips for Job Satisfaction Waldo Smedley, geezer Ernest Smedley’s grandson, approached the old boy recently looking for some advice on getting a job following his graduation from UCA in May of this year. Waldo has great respect for his “Gramps” as over a rough patch in Waldo’s teen years, Gramps stood by the kid, […]


Community Education Center Offering Beginner Mountain Dulcimer Class

NEW–the Fairfield Bay Community Education Center will be offering a four-week beginning mountain dulcimer class. The class will be held every Monday in October from 2-4 p.m. Cost for the class is $20. The dulcimer is an extremely easy instrument to play and does NOT require that you know how to read music. In this […]

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Meet the Master Gardeners

“Meet the Master Gardeners” will be held in theVan Buren County Courthouse Annex, 1414 Hway 65S, Clinton, AR, on September 25 from 2 to 4 p.m. The Master Gardener Program of Van Buren County is sponsored by The Cooperative Extension Service and the University of Arkansas. Beautification and education are two of its main purposes. […]


Van Buren County Republicans

The Van Buren County Republican Committee will hold luncheon honoring Ronald Reagan. The Reagan Roundup will be held at the Clinton Sr. Center, 311 Yellowjacket Lane, Clinton. Time for the luncheon will be from 1 p.m. till 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 20. Tickets are $15. You can reserve a table or purchase your tickets […]


Travels With Thom

by Scout When the virus of restlessness begins to take possession of a wayward man, and the road away from Here seems broad and straight and sweet, the victim must first find in himself a good and sufficient reason for going. -John Steinbeck Travels With Charlie Humans are funny; they don’t get it. You’re sad. […]

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Membership Drive by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins

by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Fairfield Bay Lions Club President Ed Roberts and the Lions Club board have declared September 2014 as membership drive month. Going along with Lions International President Joe Preston’s theme of “Strengthen the Pride” we are asking all Fairfield Bay Lions to help grow our club by joining the “Ask One” […]