VFW May Meal

VFW Ladies

PUBLIC WELCOME – Please join your VFW Ladies Auxiliary for their next meal on Saturday, May 2 from 5-7 p.m. We will be serving our Homemade Spaghetti – Cheese Garlic Bread – Salad with all the fixings and our HOMEMADE DESSERTS (all you can eat). The cost is only $8 with no tax or gratuity. […]

Cleburne County Master Gardeners Prep For Plant Sale


The Cleburne County Master Gardeners will host their annual “Plants Galore & More” sale on Saturday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to noon. The location is 725 4th Street in Heber Springs, at their Greenhouse. The Greenhouse is located on the grounds of the Heber Springs Public Works & Sanitation Department. The Cleburne County Master […]

Piecemakers News April 2015


Piecemakers monthly quilt club meeting was held on Wednesday, April 15, 2015; with over twenty members and guests in attendance. Susan Moore welcomed everyone and Pam Davis gave the treasurers report. Eloise Brown conducted the business meeting. Kay Otis reported on the planned trip to the Great Arkansas Quilt Show in Little Rock on Wednesday, […]

Fairfield Bay Library News

Fairfield Bay Library  Celebrates Armed Forces Day The Fairfield Bay Library will celebrate Armed Forces Day by honoring veterans and active military on Saturday, May 16. Anyone ever serving in the U.S. Armed Forces is invited to come by for coffee and treats between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. A token of appreciation will be […]

Creative Art Exhibits Registration

Data for early registration of Creative Arts Exhibits is ready!  Information may be obtained from the Van Buren County Extension Office, Torrie Caston – 745-7117, Sew What, Corrine Weatherly – 745-8100, or Phyllis Young – 723-4507.  The Van Buren County Fair date is September 14 through September 19. Creative Art exhibits must be entered in […]

Health & Wellness

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Shirley Elementary Star Students


   These Shirley Elementary students were recognized for the third nine weeks of school as Star Students of their class. They earned this by exhibiting respectable character and a positive work ethic in their studies. They were rewarded with a special lunch and an extra recess. Kindergarten Mrs. Delonda Powell: Maddie Beck and Colton Barnett […]

West Side Science

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AP Science student Caleb Long (left) discusses the forensics of hair analysis with Nicholas Forsgren and his parents, Bobby and Samantha Forsgren, during Tuesday’s Family Science Night in the science lab at Brady-Hipp Arena. The theme of the event was “CSI,” and it featured several stations, such as hair analysis, where students and families could […]

7th Annual ‘“Tee It Up” For Literacy’ Rescheduled

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The 7th Annual Tee It Up For Literacy Golf Tournament has been rescheduled for May 30th, at 9 a.m. Lunch and drawing for prizes will follow. For more information call the Fairfield Bay Library, 884-4930. There is still time to sign up your team by calling Josh at the Pro Shop, 884-6018.

Veterans Handicapped Barge Donation


Pictured above is Floyd Winfield from Shirley giving a generous donation of over $1500 he collected by selling crosses made out of horseshoe nails and colored copper wire. He has been selling the crosses in fron of area Wal-Marts. The donation is for the Veterans Handicapped Barge. The current total of donations has reached about […]