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Cleveland Man Arrested for Terroristic Threats

On March 27th, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance call in the Liberty Springs area of Van Buren County.  After arriving a speaking with the victim and further investigation.  Deputies arrested 64 year old Leonard Mark Petroff of Cleveland, for firing a weapon and making terroristic threats to […]

2017 Easter Celebration

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An Easter Concert in Greers Ferry

Jeff and Sheri Easter will be in concert on Sunday, April 2 at 6:00 pm at West Side Baptist Church in Greers Ferry. Come join us for a night of worship through Southern Gospel music! A love offering will be taken up for Jeff and Sheri Easter. A fellowship fundraiser will follow, hosted by our […]

Severe Weather Adds New Challenges for Osage Point

Not everyone may be aware, but Osage Point was hit by severe weather during the early morning hours of March 1st, 2017. We have faced many challenges, but we are on our way to getting back to normal. We were given approval today by our insurance carrier to re-build Toyhouse Unit #111. The re-build activities […]

State Call Center Opens Tomorrow

NORTH LITTLE ROCK— Jackson, Van Buren, and White County residents that suffered damage from the severe storms and tornadoes of February 28, 2017, and Searcy County residents that suffered damage from the severe storms and tornadoes of February 28, 2017, or March 6, 2017, may be eligible for Arkansas Disaster Assistance and should call the […]

Paper Delivery Delay

Due to timing issues, we will not deliver the Lake Area Weekly (Fairfield Bay News) until Thursday morning. Please do not attempt to get a paper on Wednesday, we will try and have the old papers removed from the racks 1st thing in the morning.

Shirley Bound for State Finals

                                    Blue Devils Edge ICC to Make History Will Gilbert Sports Reporter MOUNT IDA-Shirley stamped its ticket to the state finals for the first time in school history Saturday night at Jeanne Smith Arena. Trailing Izard County Consolidated […]

Second Half Pressure Leads Lady Bulldogs to State Championship Game this Saturday

                    By Summer Peters Fairfield Bay News For the first time in history, the Quitman Lady Bulldogs, are heading to the State Finals in Hot Springs. After a devastating loss in last years semi-final game, the Lady Bulldogs made sure that it wasn’t going to happen […]

In Search of

WE NEED YOUR HELP…Do you know the owner of this sailboat? It has been abandoned at the Fairfield Bay Marina for over 12 years and we want to find the owner. If you know who that might be, please contact John, Marina Manager, at 501-884-6030.