Local Mission Team Leaves Tomorrow for Romania

Three people from the Fairfield Bay Baptist Church will leave tomorrow, September 1 for Romania for a total of 13 days. They are Gary Powell, Lueda Towery and Mercie Broyles. The team will be joined enroute by John Chippewa, another team-member, in Chicago. While in Romania, they will share bible stories, crafts and music with […]

VFW Auxiliary Meal

YES!!!!! The Ladies are cooking again!!! PUBLIC WELCOME – Please join your VFW Auxiliary for their next meal on Saturday, September 3 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We will be serving our Hearty Homemade Spaghetti with Cheesy Garlic Bread – Salad and our HOMEMADE DESSERTS (ALL YOU CAN EAT). The cost is only $8 with […]

VBC 4-H Clubs Offer Opportunities for Youth

4-H is the Youth Development Program for Arkansas’ youth between the ages of 5 and 19. The 4-H Youth Development Program is part of the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service. The Hs in 4-H represent Head, Heart, Hands, & Health. All programs in 4-H are designed for members to learn by […]

“On Patrol” July Report

by Chris Waring School is back in session and your police department is sitting at bus stops looking for people passing stopped school buses. The danger in passing a bus is obvious and the citation is over $500. Please be extra careful around kids and school buses. Fairfield Bay Police, Fire and EMS will be […]

Juvenile Diabetes Fund Raiser

Type 1 diabetes (also known as juvenile diabetes) is an autoimmune disease in which a person’s pancreas stops producing insulin. While insulin injections allow a person with T1D to stay alive, they do not cure the disease, nor do they necessarily prevent the possibility of the disease’s serious effects. However, treatment options are improving all […]

Birth Announcement

Allen and Teena Ross of Fairfield Bay are the proud grandparents of Eden Nicole Howard, born on August 6, 2016, weighing 8 lbs. 9 oz. The parents are Andrea and Ruben Colby Howard of Bee Branch. Congratulations!

Indian Hills Golf News

The rain stayed away for the Open Invitational. We had 14 teams play this event, even with it being cart path only. The results are as follows: 1st place: 177—Randy Henderson & Steve Wofford 2nd place: 180—Paul Wellenberger & Chuck Wellenberger 3rd place: 181—Toby Glyde & Drew Wright Week of Aug 23-25 Scores Tuesday 9 […]

Local Resident takes 1st Place in Pickleball Tournament

Amy Herrod of Fairfield Bay, took first place in singles 3.5-4.0 in Heber Springs, AR tournament and 3rd in mixed. 6 states were represented and she was the only player from Illinois. “Thanks to all of my central Illinois Pickleball friends on helping me prepare, said Amy.”

Recreation Activities Inspire Fun

Recreation Craft Classes are continuing this summer. Wednesday is the day so mark your calendars now. Tie-Dyeing a T shirt is only $10 (materials included) We also have a class on dreamcatchers for only $10, while Kid’s Nature Walk, Bingo and Rock Painting is only $6. For more information, please call Fairfield Bay Recreation @ […]

Bike Rentals Available Labor Day Weekend

During the past 5 years the Community Club has bought recreational rental equipment to ensure visitors could enjoy our amenities without having to bring their own equipment. This has included pontoons, speed boats, wave runners, paddle boats, golf clubs and even bowling shoes and balls. However, Tom Welch noticed that while we also promoted Fairfield […]