Out of Bounds by Geary Leason

“The End is NOT Near” Over at the VFW last Thursday night, Fernando Smedley drew some unnecessary attention to himself by planting his forehead into a large pile of mashed potatoes, nearly missing the Brussel sprouts and the chicken fried steak sitting on his dinner plate. Fortunately, it wasn’t a heart attack or a piece […]

Tommy Terrific Returns to Fairfield Bay

Now you see him…..now you don’t!! Get ready for the “magical” time of year as Tommy Terrific brings his Wacky Magic Show to Fairfield Bay. The Summer Reading Program is in full swing at the FFB Library, so come and sign up your child if you haven’t done so already. Our first event will be […]

Lucky Ducky Regatta Winners

Saturday, June 4, turned out to be a sunshiny but rainy day, with a moderate crowd, for Shirley Public School Foundation’s twenty-second Annual Lucky Ducky Regatta. Due to the abundance of rain recently, the current was flowing too swiftly, so the ducks were drawn from a child’s swimming pool in front of the Shirley Centennial […]

Indian Hills Golf

The next scheduled golf tournament at Indian Hills Golf Resort is the Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter Tournament. The tournament date is Saturday, June 25, 2016, 9 a.m. shotgun start. This tournament is a 4 person scramble, cost is $50 per person/$200 per team. Lunch and soft drinks provided and there will be raffles for some […]

Raising Money for a Worthy Cause

The 20th annual “Rally for the Cure” event took place at the Indian Hills Golf Course on June 8, 2016 with the Nine-Hole Women and the Eighteen-Hole Women golfers. There were 21 participants who enjoyed 18 holes of golf and lunch at the Country Club afterwards. Since 1997, this group has contributed $14,192 to the […]

Alzheimer Awareness Class

The Fairfield Bay Community Education Center (130 Village Lane, Suite 5E) is hosting this FREE ALZHEIMER’s AWARENESS series RSVP 501-884-4440 Class limited to 20 Arkansas Alzheimer’s Association Programs with Tammy Smith Thursdays 1 – 2 p.m. June 30 – Know the 10 Signs July 14 – Dementia Conversations July 21 – Healthy Living for Your […]

Obituary: Frederick Ulys Scott

Frederick Ulys Scott, of Clinton, Arkansas, was called home to be with the Lord June 19, 2016. Fred was born June 18, 1925, to Thomas and Mae Scott. He was preceded in death by his son, Michael and his brother Joseph. His loving sister resides in Riverside, California. Fred leaves behind, his loving wife of […]

Surf the Bay Event Agenda

Van Buren County Rescue Wins Big

The Van Buren County Rescue Squad team won the big fire boat trophy at the 2016 annual Fire Boat School AFBS16 held on Lake Degray. There were a total of 338 participants and instructors in this school with 34 fire boat crews from 18 counties in Arkansas and crews from Missouri and Texas. Van Buren […]

Board Discusses GM Position

As you are all aware, our General Manager, Paul Wellenberger, has tendered his resignation due to health reasons. The Community Club is in the middle of a number of issues that are extremely important to the future of the Club and Fairfield Bay. These include the formation of a non-profit foundation to allow the solicitation […]