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VFW Essay Winners

Voice of Democracy competition winners were presented with their checks at the VFW and Auxiliary #4513 meeting on Tuesday, December 6. The essay topic was “My Responsibility To America.” Pictured left to right are Marge Wright, Scholarship Chairperson, 1st place winner Robyn Wilson (Home School); 2nd place Mariana Larsoon; 3rd place Sean Widener (both of […]

Davis Special Questers

Davis Special Questers met on Thursday, November 17 at the home of Jane Hempstead. President Lea Berry brought a choice of desserts that included Key Lime Pie and “Tipsy Cake.” Both were delicious and several members tried a little of each. Lea called the meeting to order and read correspondence regarding the State Convention which […]

Xi Gamma Hold Pledge Celebration

The Xi Gamma Kappa sorority held a Pledge ceremony for Pamela Connell, Mary Ann Fisher, and Marti Johnson on November 2 at the home of Lea Berry. It was a beautiful ceremony conducted by Vice President Shirley White. Our new pledges were warmly welcomed by all the Sisters of the Xi Gamma Kappa Sorority. On […]

IHGA Keeps Tradition Alive in Appreciation

On behalf of all our IHGA members and Board of Governors, Yours truly & Ernie Campbell (Greens, Grounds & Safety) in keeping with a time honored tradition delivered “Turkeys” (frozen of course) to the golf course maintenance crew, last Friday. Just a small token to show our appreciation for the fine job the guys do […]

APL Board Members Needed for 2017

There are three (3) open seats to fill for the 2017 year of the Fairfield Bay Animal Protection League. If you are interested in becoming part of this great organization and willing to help with fundraisers for our four legged friends, please submit a brief description of yourself and why you feel you would be […]

Piecemakers November News

by Brenda Dunlap Greeted by cheerful holiday decorations and the aroma of holiday food, 34 quilters met for Piecemakers monthly quilt club meeting and end-of-the-year party on Wednesday, November 16. Evelyn Eades welcomed members and guests. Susan Moore conducted the business portion of the meeting. Pam Davis gave the treasurer’s report and Virginia Reynolds gave […]

VBC Master Gardeners November Report

by Cynthia Lacken Master Gardener Welcome to autumn in Van Buren County. The fall colors against the cerulean blue skies make the Ozark foothills look dramatic as they frame out beautiful Greers Ferry Lake. Breathtaking vistas are all around us! Just leaving the Clinton Annex on Hwy 65 gives a spectacular panoramic view reminiscent of […]

Sorority News

Laureate Alpha Lambda…The business meeting was held on November 2 at the home of Ellen Kelly our hostess and Shawn Freeman co-hostess. Appetizers and Ellen’s delicious burnt sugar pound cake were served. Given Jewels ritual by Bonnie Hookman were, Juanita Blanchard and Trudy Gautreau and Exemplar to Mary Mills. Our Queen for 2016/17 is Shawn […]

Why FFB? Why Now?

Paul Wellenberger, Rocky Nickles and Dwayne Miller attended the Rockefeller “Uncommon Communities” initiative during 2015 – 2016. A presentation by Arkansas Community Foundation (ACF) focused on the value of a foundation to support growth and quality of life in communities outside the capabilities of City government. ACF manages over $200 million in funds for 27 […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary News

At Rotary we had the pleasure of listening to Thomas W. Nowlin telling us about the Arkansas Master Naturalists. That is an organization committed to developing a corps of well-informed volunteers who provide education, outreach, and vital services dedicated to the beneficial management of Arkansas’ natural resources and specifically the natural areas within our local […]