Is Your Portfolio Truly Diversified?


Life is full of ups and downs — and the financial markets are no different. As an investor, you’re no doubt happy to see the “ups” — but the “downs” can seem like a real downer. Isn’t there any way to help smooth out the volatility in your investment portfolio? First of all, to cope […]

2014/2015 Accomplishments & Goals


Club President, Dwayne Miller and General Manager/Mayor, Paul Wellenberger discuss the many accomplishments and goals during the Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, December 9 in the Performing Arts Theater in the Conference Center.   2014 Accomplishments New Medical Clinics- 2014 saw two new medical clinics come to Fairfield Bay. Baptist Health Clinic with Dr. John […]

Be Prepared for the Changing “Seasons” of Your Life


A few days ago, we observed May Day, a celebration of spring. And, after a long and hard winter in many parts of the country, most of us are ready for sunshine, warmer temperatures and the hopefulness that spring always symbolizes. But as winter gives way to spring, we are also reminded that our lives […]

Fairfield Bay Receives Rural Community Grant

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Governor Mike Beebe and Department of Rural Services Director John Andrews presented $92,131.59 to 11 rural communities at an awards ceremony on October 22, 2014 held at the State Capitol in the Governor’s Conference Room. The communities were selected for funding through the Arkansas Rural Community Grant Program’s Cycle 1 of fiscal year 2015. In […]

Facts About 2015 Health Care Coverage


By Bob Moos/Southwest public affairs officer for the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services If you don’t have health insurance through your job or a government program like Medicare or Medicaid, you’ll want to read on. You have until Feb. 15 to shop for health care coverage for 2015 through the federal health insurance […]

Your Legacy Is in Your Hands


Unless you keep close track of obscure holidays and observances, you probably didn’t know that August is “What Will Be Your Legacy? Month.” Still, you might want to use this particular month as a useful reminder to take action on what could be one of your most important financial goals: leaving a meaningful legacy. A […]

Share Your “Bounty” with Your Loved Ones


It’s almost Thanksgiving, a holiday that once celebrated the harvest season. Although many of us today may not be directly connected to agriculture, we still gather on Thanksgiving with our loved ones to share whatever “bounty” we may have. But this practice doesn’t have to begin and end with food. Why not incorporate the spirit […]

Town Hall Meeting December 9th

Please plan to attend the joint Club/City Town Hall Meeting scheduled for December 9th at 2 p.m. in the Conference Center performing arts theatre. Mayor/Club GM Paul Wellenberger and Club President Dwayne Miller will provide updates on 2014 activities and will also look ahead with presentation of initiatives scheduled for 2015. Topics will include: 2014 […]

Dollars and Sense Relocating Club Offices

Office Corporation is the name of the conglomerate that owns the building formerly housing the Club, City, and COC office spaces. That space has been leased to Ozark Health and the new medical center is anticipated to open in December. The community benefits greatly from the welcome addition of the services provided by Ozark Health […]

Veterans Fishing Dock/ Motorized Barge

Under the leadership of Gary Edwards, Chuck Boerner, and Sheryl Paxton, work has been initiated to build a fishing dock/motorized barge that can be used for dock fishing at the marina. And with a seating capacity targeted at 60, the barge can be taken on lake cruises for dinners, reunions, weddings, conference outings, etc. Though […]