Free Money, Just Smile

You can support the Fairfield Bay Community Foundation when you shop On-Line with Amazon. We registered the Foundation as a donor option in mid December. We were a bit late for the Christmas shopping splurge, but several of you did designate your “free money” funds to come to the Foundation. Our first check was for […]

American Legion Donations

The American Legion presented their 2016 donations to area charities and organizations. Pictured left to right is American Legion Vice Commander Rick Pierce, John Edmiston with Fairfield Bay Recycle, Mary Philips with Care Caps, Steve Sutay with Outreach in the Hills, Karen Tangen with the Fairfield Bay Library, American Legion Commander of Post 333, Lee Johnson and […]

Thank You TOPS

I had lost over 60 lbs TWO times before over the years, only to put it all back on again within a yr or 2…I knew that this time I had to do something different. I joined TOPS- Taking Off Pounds Sensibly and with the support from my TOPS pals I have learned the importance […]

Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter “Paws Report”

On Tuesday, January 7, Fairfield Bay Animal Control and Shelter Hosted Ms. Ruth Anne Taylor’s transition class, Lacey Monroes Mutt-I-gree group, at the Shelter. The kids came and learned about Animal Control equipment, safety and capture of “at large” animals, from there they toured the Shelter, met the pets and learned the process we follow […]

Xi Gamma Sigma Donation

Wilba Thompson, Conference Center Director, is shown accepting a decorator screen from former Xi Gamma Sigma members Sharon Shafer and Willa Wells. The sorority is no longer in existence, but funds were designated for several local projects after a successful garage sale at the home of member Avonelle Studts. Donations were previously made to the […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary

by Fred Hilsenrath Patti Manville is the Tour Coordinator/Summit 55 Club and Assistant Vice President at the Eagle Bank in Fairfield Bay. Patti is originally from Indiana but has lived in several different states before moving to Fairfield Bay in 1989. Many of her jobs have been leading up to the career at present because […]

Pancake Supper Fundraiser

Sam Williams Masonic Lodge #89 will host an “All You Can Eat” pancake supper on Saturday, February 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Fairfield Bay Lions Club. Tickets may be purchased from any member of the lodge or at the door. Tickets are just $6 for adults and $4.50 for children 12 and […]

Piecemaker News

Bridget Reimers Thirty five gathered for the first meeting of 2017. Bernardine Walter, the new Vice President, opened the meeting. Eloise Brown, the new President, conducted the business portion. Lori Griffin is the new Greeter. Pam Davis, the Treasurer, was excused. The Spring Retreat is scheduled for February 27 – March 2 at Mount Eagle. […]

$29,240 Cornerstone Society Pledges

The Cornerstone Society is the inaugural funding platform for the Foundation. Efforts to expand this unique and valued group of supporters will continue through 8/31/17. These founding supporters will play a crucial role in evaluating and awarding grants as our foundation matures. The first year goal remains $50K in Cornerstone Society pledges. The Foundation has […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary

by Fred Hilsenrath This is state of the union time of the year and so it is for our rotary club. The last two talks at our luncheon meetings were given by Fairfield Bay Mayor Paul Wellenberger and community club general manager Rocky Nichols. We are lucky to have these effective and competent men taking […]