Saving is Good…But It’s Not Investing


It’s a good thing to have some savings. When you put the money in a low-risk account, you can be pretty sure it will be readily available when you need it. Nonetheless, “saving” is not “investing” — and knowing the difference could pay off for you far into the future. Think about it this way: […]

Discover Fairfield Bay Welcome Breakfasts Having Big Impact

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The “Discover” breakfasts were reformatted for 2014 and relocated to the Conference Center. Many local businesses became engaged and contributed to covering a portion of the costs of the presentation. Many thanks to all who participated this year! Mayor/GM Paul Wellenberger and Marina Manager Sheryl Paxton were the presenters for the roughly 45 minute experience […]

Business Spotlight: Caring Touch

Caring Touch LLC

Penny Sanders is the owner and operator of Caring Touch, LLC. Meeting your Needs With Care. Caring Touch is a personal,homecare and houskeeping service. Penny is a licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 25 years of experience. She specializes in senior needs and hospice care. Services include: Alzheimers, Dementia, Parkinsons, Wound care, Diabetic care, Bedfast patients, […]

What Are the Key USES of Cash?


As an investor, you may find that the elements of your portfolio that seem to draw most of your attention are stocks and bonds. After all, these investment vehicles, and others derived from them, provide you with potential growth and income opportunities — which is why you invest in the first place. Yet, you also […]

Fairfield Bay HIPPE Recycling Center Wins Statewide Recycling Award

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Pictured left to right are: Ron Milligan, Paul Wellenberger, Linda Pratt, Bobby Fanning, Patsy Weidanz, Jaime Lewis, Annalee Culp, John Edmiston and Betty Edmiston The Arkansas Recycling Coalition (ARC) held its annual awards presentation at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, Eureka Springs, AR, on September 30. The presentation took place during […]

Sundaes on Saturday with Edward Jones!!

Ice Social Collage

Friends and clients of Kevin Feeler, Financial Advisor with Edward Jones in Fairfield Bay, joined in celebrating Kevin’s 10 year anniversary with Edward Jones. This is the 27th annual “Sundaes on Saturday” ice cream social Edward Jones has sponsored in Fairfield Bay. Glen Dennis started the tradition in 1986. Branch Office Administrator, Sharon Snow, has […]

Bay View Site Status

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No funds have been provided by the insurance company as of this writing. Site investigation by the various required agencies continue and the site remains closed until our insurance carrier releases for cleanup. Cleanup will begin immediately after the site is released. In addition to the policy on the building itself, our coverage provides for […]

FFB Rotary Club by Fred Hilsenrath

From right to left: Cheryl Golden, to her left is Bonnie Schrieber, the office manager for both clinics. Next is Keith Keech, an APRN originally from Mountain View who will be the Nurse Practitioner in Fairfield  Bay. Next is Caitlin Worthing, the receptionist in Fairfield Bay. On the far left is Chandra Cathren our Fairfield Bay nurse LPN.

The new medical team replacing Dr.Sandra Young (who moved to Russellville) came to Rotary to tell us about all the changes. Cheryl Golden introduced herself and the Baptist staff. Cheryl has been employed with the Baptist Health Family Clinic in Greers Ferry for over 13 years. She has worked alongside Dr. John Herring for the […]

529 Plan Can Help with College Funding and Estate-planning Considerations


Now that another school year is drawing to a close, your young children are a step closer to the day when they’ll be heading off to college. Of course, as you’re probably aware, higher education doesn’t come cheap — and the costs seem to continuously climb. You can help your children — or even your […]

ArkansasOutside.Com Fairfield Bay Feature Story

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September 20 was an active day for two professionals who happen to produce a very popular web blog for outdoor enthusiasts in Arkansas. Joe Jacobs and Lisa Mullis spent the day exploring the trails of the Bay. They were joined by Debbi Brawley, a local enthusiast who has worked tirelessly to assist in the development […]