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KFFB 106.1’s Bob Connell Elected President of the Arkansas Broadcasters Association

At the recent annual convention of the Arkansas Broadcasters Association, Bob Connell was elected President of the ABA Board of Directors. Connell is President and CEO of KFFB 106.1 Radio Station. Connell replaces Steve Jonsson of Signal Media in Little Rock. Jonsson becomes Past-President. Rich Moellers, of EAB of Morrilton, is the new President-Elect. The […]

Firemans Special Bond Election for New Fire Trucks

Douglas Forsman Deputy Fire Chief A bond election for residents of the City of Fairfield Bay is scheduled for Tuesday, September 8, 2015. The single item on the ballot will be granting permission to the City to issue bonds to purchase three new fire department pumpers using financing longer than 5 years. The funds required […]

Cleveland Duo

Cleveland Duo & James Umble Open Fall Season

The North Central Foundation for the Arts and Education (NCAFAE) welcomes Cleveland Duo & James Umble to open their fall season. On September 13 the Fairfield Bay Conference Center will be abuzz with a most unusual combination of instrument sounds. This unique trio of musicians will present an afternoon featuring a performing style combining violin […]


Battle Those Low Rates – with Three Types of Income

If you depend on fixed-income investments for at least part of your income, you probably haven’t been too happy in recent years, as interest rates have hit historic lows. Nonetheless, even in a low-rate environment, you can broaden the income-producing potential of your investment portfolio. However, before taking action, it’s helpful to know what the […]

Labor Day Arts in the Park

Come out and enjoy the beautiful scenery in Ed Leamon Park with Labor Day Arts in the Park on Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, 1 to 3 p.m. and Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept 5-7. Art works include Oil Painting by Doris Sexson, Stainglass by Barbara Cornett and Jewelry by Shawn Jacka. […]


American Legion 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

Golfer’s, mark your calendars for Saturday, September 12, 2015. Fairfield Bay American Legion, Post 333 is holding its 3rd Annual Golf Classic to raise funds for the Fisher House, which supports our injured veterans. Who more than our injured veterans need our support? Fisher House is an organization which provides housing for the veteran and […]


Fairfield Bay Duplicate Bridge Members Score Again

Clark Vernon (left) Tournament Chair and Dr. Russ Jones (right) American Contract Bridge League Board of Directors Member congratulate Judy Duitsman and Lee Phillips on their First Place finish at the Village Card Club Silver Lode Sectional tournament in Hot Springs Village. Sectional Masters Judy Duitsman and Lee Phillips, of the Fairfield Bay Duplicate Bridge […]

Geary Leason

Out of Bounds by Geary (Smedley) Leason

Smedley Stays Behind the Curve Homer Smedley, one of the Bay’s more unimportant geezers, declared the other day that he finally mastered the technology of the 20th Century, after spending years learning how to operate the myriad of new-gangled gadgets of the 1900s. He spoke of such marvels as the refrigerator, the radio, the toaster […]

FFB Diamond

Marketing the Bay

There’s no shortage of things to do in Fairfield Bay, and we on the Fairfield Bay Marketing Team would like to share with you a few details of how we have been working to promote our city and all it has to offer. The Marketing team members are Linda Pratt, Deborah Bond and Doug Landry. […]

Library Display

New Library Display

Are you ready for something new? Maybe a trip abroad? Stop by and see the newest display at the Fairfield Bay Library. Larry and Bonnie Raymond from here in the Bay are sharing some unique souvenirs from their many trips to other countries. Each item is from outside the United States and a taste of […]