Miles of memories by Brenda Miles

“TOM AND BETTIE– A LOVE STORY” Earlier, I shared with you our grief at the death of our brother-in-law on January 4. Later, I happened to tell his and my sister-in-law’s story to a few readers and to a group of neighbors. All agreed it was a remarkable one they believed many women would enjoy, […]

Recipe For Washing Clothes (The Old Old Way)

Years ago a Kentucky grandmother gave the new bride the following recipe for washing clothes. It appears below just as it was written, and despite the spelling, has a bit of philosophy. This is an exact copy as written and found in an old scrapbook (with spelling errors and all). Paste this over your washer […]

Van Buren County Master Gardeners April Update

by Cynthia Lacken April is a busy month in the garden. By now, spring clean up should just about be done and the rewards are evident with blooms from bulbs and shrubs alike. A drive around town shows homes graced with colorful azaleas, forsythias, flowering quince and daffodils galore. Iris have started blooming and there […]

Fireman’s Golf Tournament

The date is May 7, 2016. The event is the Annual Fairfield Bay Firefighters Golf Tournament. The and the goal is to have fun while raising funds for our Fire Department. You may sign up at the Indian Hills Pro Shop or email [email protected] for an entry form. The entry donation fee is $50 per […]

8th Annual Literacy Tournament a Success

Global Foods CEO Robbie Brown, Alice Chambers and Karen Tangen, Fairfield Bay Library co-directors, and Ernie Campbell, Fairfield Library Friends, Inc. tournament coordinator The 8th Annual Tee It Up for Literacy Golf Tournament was held on Saturday, April 16, at the Indian Hills Golf Course with 20 teams playing. The event is an annual fundraiser […]

Shop With A Cop 1st Bass Tournament Results

Our 1st Annual Shop with a Cop Bass Tournament was held Saturday, April 16 at Devils Fork, Greers Ferry. With nice weather, we had a great turn out with 41 boats. We want to Congradulate our winners: 1st place (16.62 lbs) Paul Harper and Donnie Bates, 2nd place (15.54 lbs) Bucky Chandler and Heith Crow, […]


50th Anniversary Celebration    The 50th Anniversary event at the Conference Center is FREE, there is a rumor going around there is a $35 charge. NOT TRUE!! COME ONE COME ALL for FREE!! The festivities begin at 11 am so get there early.

Artist League Sponsors Watercolor Landscape Workshop

Attending the workshop were (front row, from left) Mary Orr, Heber Springs; Charlotte Rierson, Fairfield Bay; Cynthia Schanink, Hot Springs; Gail Farmer, Heber Springs; (back row, from left) Joyce Hartmann, Choctaw; Lynn Dixon, Heber Springs; Gay Ryan, Bonnie Hookman, and Alecs Long, all of Fairfield Bay. Not present for the photo was Mary Scott, Heber […]

Council Tables Tower Decision at Lakewood

The Planning and Zoning Commission of Fairfield Bay was unable to come to a vote after the Public Hearing on April 4, 2016 whether to allow construction to continue on the communication tower at the Lakewood Condos. It asked the City Council to make the decision during the next regularly scheduled City Council meeting which […]

Bill Announces His Run for the Board

Hello, my name is Bill Fisher, I just wanted to take a moment and introduce myself. I am running for the Fairfield Bay Community Club Board of Directors and I would like your support. Here is a brief history of my past. I will have a full and complete history published soon. I am retired from […]