Miles of Memories by Brenda Miles

“A Tribute to My Willie” She never wore a lacy cap. She never wore a ruffled white apron over a black uniform with matching shoes because she wasn’t a real maid. Instead, she wore dresses she had sewn herself from feed sacks and navy felt house shoes when her corns ‘got to botherin.’ She was […]

Out of Bounds by Geary Leason

“Let’s Talk” Bathroom privacy, the big issue of the day, has the potential to tear America apart, to strip us to our bare essentials! It also offers several great moneymaking opportunities according to Mickey Smedley, a local wheeler-dealer, best known for his somewhat successful Hog Waste Conversion Kit back in 2013. Here’s the problem/opportunity: The […]

“On Patrol” April Report

by Chris Waring The weather is starting to heat up and we need to remember out four legged friends we keep outdoors or in cars. Outdoor pets must have shelter, food and water, per city ordinance. I see a lot of people who take their dogs with them in the car. Keep in mind a […]

Rotary Club Announces Fundraising Plan to Support a New Project with the Boy Scouts

Our Rotary Chapter in Fairfield Bay is expanding its efforts to be more involved in the community. The first project is to work with the Boy Scouts to create a Star Gazing location in the Bay with the use of a telescope and projection equipment. The Scouts will be able to hold demonstrations for the […]

Couch Potato by Brie A.

Romans 12:11 Hebrews 12:1 1Corinthians 9:24 “I don’t want to be an anointed couch potato!” Reinhard Bonnke was an evangelist to Africa. Literally, multitudes of people would come to his services and millions of people would get saved and healed. Well, never mind. Just read this. At one of the events my family goes to, […]

Laureate Alpha Lambda Hold Ritual of Jewels

The May meeting of Laureate Alpha Lambda Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi was held at the home of Alice Chambers, with co-hostess, Trudy Gautreau, serving delicious desserts. President, Annalee Culp, opened the meeting. There was a discussion of plans for donations to service projects in Fairfield Bay. Activities for the year were also discussed. Annalee […]

Beta Sigma Phi Hold the Ritual of Jewels

Beta Sigma Phi XI Gamma Kappa met at the home of Sheila Brown on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Mary Graf served two delicious desserts. After our general business meeting Shirley White, Lisa Duggan, and Rebecca Moore received the Ritual of Jewels Degree. Each received a pin. Mary Graf was presented with the Laureate Degree. Installation […]

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“Still on the Hill” Honors Ed Stilley

They’re B-A-A-A-A-CK!!! “Still on the Hill,” will return to our community to help celebrate spring, plants, growing and Ed Stilley on Sunday, May 22, 2016. They will appear in concert at the Fairfield Bay Conference Center at 2 p.m. As is always the case, attendees can be assured of a most interesting and fun experience […]

Weeks Announces Run for the Board

I would like to introduce myself, my name is Jack Weeks and my wife, Kathy and I have lived in the Bay for ten years, where we have operated a convenience store and restaurant for the last seven. Jack’s supplies employment for eight people and 1.5 million dollars of revenue to Fairfield Bay. We are […]