Faith House Donation

FFB 10 Donations Help Complete The John 3:16 Faith House

Pictured are the couples that donated, back row left to right is Shirley and Jim Rudolph, Pam and Bob Connell, Taylor Coats of Clinton, Cindy and Paul Wellenberger, LaJoyce and Mike Doran, Bonnie and Larry Raymond, Charlotte and Ed Cumings and Fred and Willena Herman. In the front row is Jim and Joyce (not pictured) […]


Top of the Rock News

For those of you who do not recognize the name “Top of the Rock”; we are your old familiar haunt – Indian Hills Country Club and/or 19th Hole. If you don’t recognize the name it means you haven’t visited the “club” in quite a while. Let me bring you up to date on some of […]

Community Plans Multiple Disaster Shelters

Fairfield Bay’s “crisis/disaster” preparation is in high gear under its chief, Jerry Thompson. Tagged the Emergency Assistance Task Force (“EATF”), Chief Thompson has stepped up organization, planning, staffing and supplying several shelter centers for use in potential emergencies. “We are grateful for the enthusiastic cooperation of community leaders and volunteers,” Jerry said, “It will take […]


Is Your Portfolio Truly Diversified?

Life is full of ups and downs — and the financial markets are no different. As an investor, you’re no doubt happy to see the “ups” — but the “downs” can seem like a real downer. Isn’t there any way to help smooth out the volatility in your investment portfolio? First of all, to cope […]

Recreation Art Classes

The FFB Recreation Department will host several popular art classes in January during the continuing education winter break. Doris Sexson will offer oil painting on Tuesday afternoons from 1 to 3:30 p.m. The first class will be held January 6th . You will create a beautiful “snowscape”. Class price will be $30 and you will […]

Steven Beaumont

Beaumont To Retired

LTC Steven Beaumont is an Army Signal officer and has served overseas in Korea and Hungary, and numerous assignments stateside with two combat deployments to Iraq. After 20 years of service in the United States Army, LTC Steven Beaumont will retire from active duty in January. LTC Beaumont is the son of Connie and the […]

Foods For Life Donation

Food For Life Donation

Eta Beta Treasurer, Kathy Eddy, presents Scott Spencer of Foods for Life, a check for a Christmas donation from the proceeds of the Chapter’s Annual Wreath Sale.


Christmas Thoughts

“My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?” – Bob Hope “Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, […]



Miraculous Birth and Life of Johnson An argument could be made that the life of 82-year-old Gail Johnson has been a miracle from beginning to end. In a telephone interview, her daughter Gail Lipe said, “My mom was born in 1932 as a preemie twin weighing only one pound nine ounces. The doctor was so […]


OUT OF BOUNDS By Geary (Smedley) Leason

A Smedley Christmas Smorgasbord This is that time of the year when Antonio Moroni Smedley sends his greetings like most folks do – but Antonio’s messages are a little different than just the usual happy greetings, boring details of vacations to Branson and Yosemite, and the latest embellishments about incredibly talented grandchildren. One year Smedley […]