Animal Shelter Holding Shelter Cleanup Event

The Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter is holding a Shelter cleanup event on Saturday, January 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your gloves, bring your tools and let’s get ready to paint, clean and move stuff around. For those who cannot assist with this, there are dogs that would love to be walked. Hope […]

VFW January Meal

YES!!! The Ladies are cooking again!!! PUBLIC WELCOME – Please join the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary for their next meal on Saturday, January 14 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. We will be serving our Homemade Spaghetti – Cheese Garlic Bread – Salad – Coffee/Tea and our HOMEMADE DESSERTS (ALL YOU CAN EAT). The […]

Out of Bounds by Geary Leason

“Smedley Makes a Big U-turn with Uber” We now return to the story of our hapless hero, a very discouraged Fred Bob Smedley, is now befriended by an elderly Uber taxi driver by the name of Clarence…… After telling of his own life’s uneven journey and how he finally found a peace and purpose for […]

The Crazy Things We Did by Doug Nelson

“Christmas 1952” I always loved Christmas, and still do. But I remember one Christmas in particular. We always began the Christmas season on what is now called Black Friday by a family outing to pick out just the right tree. Normally the day after Thanksgiving was cold and snow covered most of the ground in […]

VBC Farm Bureau Donates to Food For Life

Left to right: CindyWilson, Scott & Betty Spencer, Sheila Brown. A holiday donation of $200 from the VBC Farm Bureau board of directors, as well as a gift of several hundred packets of cheesy rice packed by the Farm Bureau women’s committee was accepted by Scott & Betty Spencer on behalf of Food For Life, […]

Indian Rock Questers Meet

Ten members of Indian Rock Questers met December 19 for their Annual Mimosa and Christmas Pot Luck Luncheon. After the delicious lunch, a “Dirty Santa” ornament exchange was held, which was great fun. A short business meeting was held by President Willa Wells, which included discussion on the State Convention in Little Rock in April. […]

Tips to Save and Spend Wisely in 2017

(StatePoint) Did you get carried away with the holiday spirit this past season? On the heels of hefty spending, the New Year is the best time to take stock of personal finance habits and make beneficial changes for the year ahead. Here are some useful tips and tricks to spend and save wisely in 2017. […]

Conference Center News

Conference Center Events What’s Happening at the Conference Center Please Note: New Winter Hours through March 6 Open Tuesday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm New Year’s Eve Saturday December 31st New Year’s Eve Gala with The Willie Nash Band from Branson Tickets are still on sale for our New Years Eve celebration. Tickets […]

Organization of the Month

FAIRFIELD BAY LIONS CLUB The Fairfield Bay Lions Club received its charter from Lions International on September 11, 1969 with some 53 original members and meets the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. In the succeeding years, there have been many local Lions Club members but throughout those years, the Lions […]

Web Exclusive: Fitness Tip

15 Foolproof Strategies to Stick to Your Fitness Resolutions – by Nick English January is always the busiest time of the year for gyms—you might even call it the fitness version of Black Friday. After a holiday season of eating, drinking, and being merry (often in excess), many gyms see their membership double each January. […]