Xi Gamma Kappa Begins a New Season

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The XI Gamma Kappa Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi gathered at the El Poblano restaurant August 27, 2014 to begin their new sorority season. We had a wonderful lunch and enjoyed catching up with each other over the summer’s events. On September 3, 2014, we met at our new President Shirley Rudolf’s home for […]

VBC Literacy Council Seeks Your Help

Fall is a very busy time for the Van Buren County Literacy Council. New adult students are starting the fall semester, and are excited about improving their reading skills with a private tutor. Many people don’t know that the Literacy Council is not the same as Adult Education and GED classes. The Literacy Council is […]

FFB Rotary Club by Fred Hilsenrath


By Fred Hilsenrath Janet Nelson of Alzheimer Arkansas gave us a pep-talk about participation in Alzheimer relief activities. Here is Janet’s message: Janet’s message to the Rotary on Wednesday, September 10, was titled – “A Mission to Serve Others. The major premise of the talk was, while serving others,” one has to carve out time […]

“We Serve” from the Sunshine Room


By Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Lions Clubs around the world have many things in common but each Lions Club has it’s own unique personality and way of fulfilling the motto of “We Serve.” Here in Fairfield Bay there is a special room in our Lions Den called the Sunshine Room, which was part of the […]

Clothes for Veterans

Your local VFW Auxiliary Post 4513 is again collecting good clothing for our veterans. Our boutique will be held at the Fort Roots Hospital in North Little Rock on Tuesday, October 21. We put all the clothing out on display and the needy veterans come in and get the clothing they want for free. Their […]

FFB Rotary Recognizes Golf Sponsors

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The Fairfield Bay Rotary Club unveiled a plaque that pays tribute to 2014 Rotary Golf tournament Gold Sponsors. The Golf tournament is our Rotary club’s major fund raiser that provides scholarships to seniors of seven of our surrounding school districts. This year we were able to provide scholarships to twenty two individuals, fifteen of which […]

IHGA Annual Membership Banquet


The Annual Membership Banquet for the Indian Hills Golf Association is scheduled for Thursday, November 6, 2014 in the Fireside Room at the Top Of The Rock. Cocktails will begin with a cash bar at 5 p.m. with the meeting and dinner beginning at 6 p.m. The buffet will offer Supreme Chicken, London Broil, Mashed […]

FFB Rotary Club by Fred Hilsenrath


Our mayor, Paul Wellenberger gave an impromptu report about the state of our Fairfield Bay community. Our community has a number of projects going: trails, road planning, Castle Ridge paving schedules, the new offices in our country club building, medical clinic construction and broadband grant status. We have indeed an active program under Paul Wellenberger’s […]

Ask One To Dinner

Lions We Serve

by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Thursday, September 25 is our Membership Drive dinner at the Lions Club and each member was asked to bring a prospective member to dinner for free. Members will be asked to pay the regular $7.50 for dinner but guests will eat for free. Lion Jeannie Hooper is going all out […]

Roasted Pork Butt Fund Raiser


The Rotary Club of Heber Springs is taking advanced orders for their famous roasted pork butts. Prices are $40 and you are encouraged to get your orders in early to guarantee availability. The smoked pork butts may be picked up on Saturday morning, October 18, between 8- 9:30 a.m., on the Eagle Bank parking lot. […]