What Happens To My IRA After I’m Gone?

Contributing to an IRA can help you build some of the resources you will need to enjoy a comfortable retirement. But what happens to your IRA if you don’t use it up in your lifetime? You can still put the IRA’s assets to good use — as long as you’ve made the right moves and […]

Philips Seeks Re-Election For Van Buren County Justice of the Peace

Mary Lynn Philips announced she will be seeking her second term as Justice of the Peace District 4, Fairfield Bay. “I am so thankful for the privilege of serving this community,” said Justice Philips. “Fairfield Bay is a wonderful place to live. We all know there is much to do in growing our city and […]

Gray Seeks Van Buren County Circuit Court Clerk Seat

My name is Debbie Gray, I am seeking the office of Van Buren County Circuit Court Clerk as a Republican Candidate in November, 2016. I am currently the District Court Clerk of Van Buren County and have held this position for 16 ½ years. Duties of my current position are to attend all court hearings, […]

Emberton Seeks Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office

I am Lucas Emberton and proud to announce my Republican candidacy for Van Buren County Sheriff. I have served 7-1/2 years in law enforcement and was employed with the 20th Judicial District Drug Task Force. I have lived in Van Buren County most of my life and have had the privilege to work in Van […]

Mike Murphy Seeks District 2 Court of Appeals

The Arkansas Secretary of State’s office has verified Circuit Judge Mike Murphy’s nomination petition, allowing him to be placed on the ballot as a candidate for the Arkansas Court of Appeals, District Two, Position Two, in the March 1, 2016 nonpartisan judicial election. “With the help of friends and family – and no paid professional […]

When Investing, put Time on Your Side

Now that we’re well into autumn, the days are getting noticeably shorter. The change in seasons reminds us that time is passing – and it’s important to use that time wisely. When used well, in fact, time can be your greatest gift in many walks of life – and that’s certainly true when you invest. […]

Board Reviews 2016 Budget

On Tuesday, October 6, 2015 your entire Board, along with our General Manager, Paul Wellenberger; Chief Financial Officer, Rocky Nickles; and Assistant General Manager, Sharon Boone met with the managers of each of our departments to review the Club’s 2015 Budget performance and set the 2016 Budget amounts. The meeting, while lasting 8 ½ hours, […]

Avoid Emotional Investment Decisions

What’s the biggest obstacle to your ability to invest successfully? Is it the ups and downs of the financial markets? Political events? The fact that you weren’t born rich? Actually, the chief hurdle you face is something over which you have control: your own emotions. Your emotions can lead to a variety of ill-advised investment […]

Community Club Marketing News

Marketing News After a great summer filled with spectacular events, we on the Community Club Marketing Team are pausing for just a second to reflect. What a great time was had by all who attended every summer event: Surf the Bay, July 4, Boati Gras, Bayfest, Paddle Battle and Ozark Byways Buy Days, just to […]

Amenity Recognition

Hello Fairfield Bay! As a board member for over 2 years, I would like to personally thank our community club manager, amenity managers, utility staff, volunteers and my fellow board members for all the hard work they do for the people of Fairfield Bay and our guests. During the past ten years Martha and I […]