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Obituary: Shirley Jean Knight

Shirley Jean Knight, 75, of Shirley, passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at her home. She was born in Ozark, AR, on December 24, 1938 to the late Harvey and Reldia Walker Mullens. She loved to spend her time fishing and cheering on the Arkansas Razorbacks. She spent her career working in the packaging department […]

Duane Hada demonstrated a fly fishing river scene in watercolor to NCA Artist League members earlier this year; he is returning to teach a plein air acrylic class in September.. 				          Photo courtesy of Joyce Hartman

Duane Hada Workshop To Be Held In Fairfield Bay

Award-winning Duane Hada will present a two-day acrylic plein air workshop at Fairfield Bay September 22nd and 23rd. Students will paint indoors on the first day, and outdoors on the 2nd day, as Duane demonstrates techniques and gives tips on painting with acrylics, including Golden Open acrylics, which dry slower and give the artist more […]


Bayview Fire What’s Next?

The Board convened a special meeting on 9/11/14 with GM Paul Wellenberger and CFO Rocky Nickles sharing updates on actions underway, and pending, regarding the fire site. As expected, this quickly following the event, many details are yet to be secured. There are as many questions as answers. Briefly, here are some excerpts from the […]


Harmony To Play At Convention Center

The HARMONY Band hails from Mountain View, AR…the heart and soul of folk music in Arkansas. Although Mary and Robert Gillihan have been “picking and singing” together for about thirty-five years, they did not actually become a band until 1988 when they were joined by Dave Smith. They have been “gigging” across Arkansas and outside […]


Fairfield Bay Rotary News

by Fred Hilsenrath Trudy Gautreau talked to our Rotary Club about the Community Education Center which she took over as the Education Center Director on April 1, 2014. Trudy moved to Fairfield Bay in August of 2013, after having lived for 65 years in the State of Louisiana. She was born and raised in a […]


Do Men and Women Invest Differently?

Several years ago, a book titled Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus was quite popular. As the title suggests, the book argues that men and women are vastly different from each other, particularly in their emotional needs and in the way they communicate. While not everyone agrees with the notion that men and […]


Happy Feet Dance

There will be a dance Friday night, Sept. 19, at the Sr. Center starting at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Come have a good time. Don Nunley and the Goodtimers will be the band playing. For more information call 884-5204.

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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 […]