OUT OF BOUNDS By Geary (Smedley) Leason

Geary Leason

Ernest Smedley, one of FFB’s cranky geezers, found himself stranded in Needles, CA, after a grueling and very unnecessary flight to attend the funeral of his long deceased mother’s second cousin, only to find out that the dude wasn’t dead – it was some other guy’s charred body they found in the meth lab explosion. […]

Barbara Neal TOPS Success

Barb Neal before

Here is Barbara Neal’s weight loss story: “I have spent the majority of my life being fat, but then in 2005, I discovered that I was also a diabetic. Being diabetic really scared me because I had an uncle that was diabetic and he was scheduled to have his foot amputated, but died the night […]

Happenings at the Fairfield Bay Library

State Park Interpreter Brings Civil War In Songs Parents and grandparents, bring your kids to a program sponsored by the Fairfield Bay Library on July 11 at 2 p.m. Matt Manos, State Park Interpreter (with Arkansas Parks and Recreation), will be here with his guitar for a musical telling of the Civil War, with the […]

Camp Raise Money To Support The Community

Forest and Savannah Pledger, Hayden and Avery Weeks

Buddy and Linda Pledger conducted their ninth annual grandparent’s camp last week. It is called Popandomi Camp (he’s Pop, she’s Omi). The campers save money throughout the year and have a lemonade stand at camp to support the community. In the nine years of Popandomi Camp, they have raised over $1,500 for programs such as […]

Conference Center News


What’s Happening at the Conference Center Thanks to everyone who attended the Spencer Lloyd and Roe Family Singers concerts on Friday and Saturday. We will continue to do our best to bring quality entertainment to the Bay and we ask for your support. If you have entertainment you would like to see here in the Bay […]

Paws Report


Exciting things are happening at the Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter. Pictured above, is Zach Dorrough, the new part time employee. Zach is a graduate of Shirley High School and has a big heart when it comes to animals. “Welcome aboard Zach, glad to have you.” Zach is holding Speckles. He is about 1.5 years old […]

Engagement Announcement

Morgan-Gardner Eng. picture

Steve and DeLora Morgan of Parkers Chapel announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley Michelle Morgan, to Benjamin Cole Gardner, son of Randall and Tyrene Gardner of Shirley. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Joyce Fletcher of Norphlet and the late Don Fletcher and Billy Morgan of Parkers Chapel and the late […]

Thanks For All You Do

Cahill Wiley

Clyde Wylie, a volunteer at Ozark Health in Clinton, goes around talking and laughing with cancer patients. He gives everyone a massage, so Rich Cahill decided it was time that Clyde got a massage. Thanks Clyde, for all you do for the patients.

City-Wide Condo Open House


If you are looking for a condo, you’ll be able to participate in the first of its kind open house event in Fairfield Bay on Sunday, June 22 from 1 – 4 p.m. and Monday, June 23, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. You’ll be able to see amazing values and variety in all price ranges […]

Little Red Restaurant Wins TripAdvisor 2014 Certificate Of Excellence Award

Little Red Staff

Fairfield Bay, Arkansas, June 5, 2014: Deb Ivanor and Jeannie Stone, owners of The Little Red Restaurant in Fairfield Bay, proudly announced that their business has received the TripAdvisor® 2014 Certificate of Excellence Award, a prestigious award bestowed on only the upper echelon of restaurants worldwide! The Little Red has consistently received exceptional ratings from […]