Scholarship Dinner


Sam Williams Masonic Lodge #89 announced their fundraising plans for a BBQ dinner featuring smoked brisket or pulled pork on Saturday, April 12 at 5 p.m. at the Westside High School cafeteria in Greers Ferry.  At $8 for adults and $4 for children under 8, you can enjoy all the fixin’s to go with your […]

OUT OF BOUNDS By Geary (Smedley) Leason

Geary Leason

School Daze Horace Smedley, a civic-minded geezer from nearby Shirley, recently got motivated to participate in the local grade school’s student tutoring program. This ongoing project enlists qualified adults from the community to work one-on-one with students who need help in reading and/or math. Horace figured that since he breezed thru the eighth grade at […]

New Display At The Library

Library Display

Spring is here and so is another new display at the Fairfield Bay Library. Bonnie Tatom is sharing her unique collection of Bears for all to see. Stop by and enjoy Bonnie’s Bear collection of Artist Bears including well-known creations by Dean, Steiff, Harmman, and Deb Canham (to name a few) and in all sizes […]

April Meal At the VFW

VFW Ladies

PUBLIC WELCOME – Join your VFW Ladies Auxiliary for their meal on Saturday, April 5 from 5–7 p.m. We will be serving Meatloaf and/or Pork Loin – Cheesy Potato Casserole – Green Beans – Salad – Bread and our Homemade Desserts. The cost is $8 with no tax or gratuity. Carry-outs available and all meals […]

AARP Drivers Safety Course


The newly revised “Smart Driver” AARP Drivers Safety Course is being taught by Ken Brown on Thursday, April 10, 2014 and begins promptly at 9 a.m. It will be held at Simmons Bank in Clinton and reservations can be made by calling Gay Whillock at 501-745-8200. The cost is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 […]

Library Seeking Volunteers


The Fairfield Bay Library is in need of some additional volunteers. Desk volunteers work 3 to 4 hour shift, at least twice a month, and as much as once a week if anyone wants to. This small, but busy library is all volunteer, with the exception of a paid director. If you are looking for […]

Questers March Meeting


Indian Rock Questers in Fairfield Bay met at the Education Center for their March meeting. Seana Garrow and Jean Eaton were the hostesses. A delicious lemon cake was enjoyed by all members. Ruth Rasmussen showed us her collection of Thimbles and gave an informational briefing on the history and makes of them. Our next meeting […]

Artists League Hold Christmas Party And Gift Exchange

Gift Exchange

Joyce Hartman SPRING IS HERE! We know winter’s over now because the NCA Artist League held their rescheduled Monday morning Christmas party, postponed four or five times due to ice and snow. Finally, on March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, the temperatures got warm enough to melt the weekly Sunday night’s freezing rain and snow, and […]

Linemen To Electrify Guatemalan Villages


A group of Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen departed Arkansas on March 26 to continue a mission that the cooperatives began last year to provide electricity to remote Guatemalan villages. In 2013, a different group of Arkansas electric cooperative linemen assisted in providing electric service to more than 450 rural Guatemala residents. “The Arkansas electric […]

April 2014 Pet of the Month

Kaiser Rose & Lucy

Owner: Toni Kaiser Name: Bella Rose – Breed: Shi Szu Name: Lucy – Breed: MaliPoo Age: 6 & 4 Hello, our names are Bella Rose and Lucy. Bella Rose is a black and white Shi Tuz and is 6 yrs old. Lucy is white malipoo and is 4 yrs old. Lucy was a rescue dog […]