Obirtuary: Edward John Miskovitz

Edward John Miskovitz, 80, of Fairfield Bay, passed away November 17, 2015 in his home. He was born December 11, 1934 in Englewood, NJ to Edward Andrew and Vera Sawka Miskovitz. Edward was a carpenter by trade and was a builder. Ed moved to Fairfield Bay in 1969 to help build the resort and he […]

”‘Tis the Season: An Art Potpourri”

These artists hung more than 40 paintings at Ozark Health Medical Center. The public is invited to enjoy this free exhibit of local art. Shown here are (from left) Alison Shreck, Joyce Hartmann, Ellen Kelly, Joyce Hubbard, and Yun Kim. The North Central Arkansas Artist League has just hung a new exhibit of more than […]

IRV Teacup Auction

The Auxiliary for the Indian Rock Gardens Assisted Living and Health Care Center invites you to their Annual Teacup Auction on Saturday, November 21 at 2 p.m. at the Fairfield Bay Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. This year, during the Teacup Auction and bazaar and silent auction, you will discover many holiday treasures, a bake sale, […]

Operation Christmas Child

Fairfield Bay Baptist Church recently held their Annual Operation Christmas Child shoebox packing party, where 244 shoeboxes were filled to be delivered around the world. Operation Christmas Child, (the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind) will distribute the gift-filled shoeboxes using any means necessary; boat, plane, dogsled and even elephants, to reach the hands […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary News

by Fred Hilsenrath Tyrene Gardener talked to us about the Shirley Schools. She is the daughter of Benny and Doris Brown of Shirley. Tyrene grew up in White County in Kensett. When she graduated, her parents moved back home to finish their coaching and teaching career and eventually retired. Tyrene is married to Randall Gardner, […]

2016 Candidates Preferential Primary & NonPartisan Election

COUNTY JUDGE Roger W. Hooper (D) Brandon Bradford (R) COUNTY SHERIFF Scott Bradley (D) Lucas Emberton (R) COUNTY CIRCUIT CLERK Ester Bass (D) Debbie Gray (R) COUNTY CLERK Pam Bradford (R) Phillip W. Ellis (D) COUNTY ASSESSOR Trina A. Jones (D) Scott Bramlett (R) COUNTY COLLECTOR Lisa Nunley (D) COUNTY TREASURER Kim Hunley (D) COUNTYCORONER Joe N. Tsosie (D) JUSTICE […]

Term Vs. Permanent Insurance: Which is Right for You?

What’s your most valuable asset? While you are still working, this asset may actually be your future income — so you need to protect it. And you can do so by maintaining adequate life insurance, which can help provide your family with the financial resources necessary to meet critical expenses — such as mortgage payments, […]

Wastewater & Public Works

by John Tyer The Fairfield Bay Wastewater Corporation (Department) operates and maintains four wastewater treatment facilities, forty-six miles of sewer lines and maintains over 600 grinder pumps. The Wastewater Department recently received approval from the Board to finance the much needed repairs to our Hamilton Hills facility. The funding will also be used in conjunction […]

VBC Master Gardeners November Update

We are all enjoying Autumn in Van Buren County! The fall colors against the cerulean blue skies make the Ozark foothills look dramatic as they frame out beautiful Greers Ferry Lake. Leaves of every color, shape and form are literally floating through the air as we try to keep up with end-of-year garden chores. Those […]

Join the Team and Save a Life

Did you ever think you would like to be a part of a team that could save lives? That opportunity exists right here in Fairfield Bay. The Fairfield Bay Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is looking for someone like you to volunteer. It is an excellent opportunity for you to either gain new skills or use […]