“We Serve” from the Sunshine Room


By Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Lions Clubs around the world have many things in common but each Lions Club has it’s own unique personality and way of fulfilling the motto of “We Serve.” Here in Fairfield Bay there is a special room in our Lions Den called the Sunshine Room, which was part of the […]

OUT OF BOUNDS By Geary (Smedley) Leason


Ernest Smedley, the Bay’s iconic geezer, wrote us recently to share a major enlightening discovery: that the Greater Des Moines, Iowa area is the green grass capital – not of the U.S. – but of the entire world! Here, without exception, every roadside and median, every shopping center and mall, every public building and park, […]

To Better Health, Naturally by Brenda Erby Fudge

New Fudge

Hair Salons Are Catching On Relief is finally available for consumers who have long been plagued with sensitive skin. Beauty salons, barber shops and day spas are now providing services and products of a safer nature as a direct result of pure essential oils. Toxic chemicals are damaging, causing irritation and burns, and should not […]

Win Prizes At Holiday Bazaar


In the Kirk Holiday Bazaar drawing this year there will be a prize winning Christmas quilt in traditional colors of red, green and white made by Phyllis Young (that won Best of Show at the Van Buren County Fair), a beautiful shell and bead necklace made by Janice Thompson, and a quilt in blues and […]

Clothes for Veterans

Your local VFW Auxiliary Post 4513 is again collecting good clothing for our veterans. Our boutique will be held at the Fort Roots Hospital in North Little Rock on Tuesday, October 21. We put all the clothing out on display and the needy veterans come in and get the clothing they want for free. Their […]

Holiday Hills Bean Supper

Almost Famous Bean Supper: Holiday Hills United Methodist Church, Greers Ferry will hold their annual bean supper on Friday, October 3 from 4:30 p.m. till 6:30 p.m. Adults $7 and children under 12 years $3. Take outs, use our drive-thru for your convenience. For more info call 501-825-7301.

2nd Annual EMS Rescue Volunteer Recognition Picnic

EMS Squad

The Fairfield Bay EMS Rescue Squad will again be hosting its 2nd Annual Volunteer Recognition Picnic and Putt Putt golf for all past and present EMS Rescue Volunteers. This event will be held on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Woodland Mead Park Pavilion. The Putt Putt course will be open to all volunteers for […]

Animal Shelter Celebrating 20 years


The Fairfield Bay Animal Protection League will be hosting a 20th Birthday Party for our shelter building, located on Old Quarry Rd. on Saturday, October 28. The public is invited to join us for cake, ice cream and door prizes! As always, we’ll have dogs, cats, puppies and kittens available for play, and adoptions! Please […]

Fairfield Bay Conference Center


What’s Happening at the Conference Center The Gomer & Patsy Show Tuesday, September 30 Tickets $15 – 7 p.m. Come and join us in the Performing Arts Center for a fantastic evening of Comedy and Music performed by Gary and Patsy Crain. Come hear the comedy and many voices of Gary Crain, Gomer Pyle – […]

FFB Rotary Recognizes Golf Sponsors

Rotary Logo

The Fairfield Bay Rotary Club unveiled a plaque that pays tribute to 2014 Rotary Golf tournament Gold Sponsors. The Golf tournament is our Rotary club’s major fund raiser that provides scholarships to seniors of seven of our surrounding school districts. This year we were able to provide scholarships to twenty two individuals, fifteen of which […]