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Alzheimers Support Group


The next meeting of the Alzheimer’s Support Group will be June 17 at 2 p.m. We meet in the library room at Indian Rock Village. We discuss common problems that we as caregivers have and techniques that we have found to work. If you are a caregiver or know someone who is a caregiver, please […]

FFB Garden Club To Visit Historical Site


On June 16, the Fairfield Bay Garden Club and Guests will travel by Fairfield Bay Bus to the St Joseph’s Center in North Little Rock. St. Joseph’s Center is a 56,000 sq. ft. Historical building and Gardens built in 1908. A stop at a garden center after the tour & lunch will be on the […]

Indian Rock Questers Install New Officers

Quester's Officers

  Indian Rock Questers held their installation of officers on May 25, 2015. The new President for the 2015-2016 year is Willa Wells. Darla Waring, Mary-Su Forsman (Penny Cuttone filling in), and Nancy Tripp were also installed. Kathy Williamson installed the new officers. Our purpose is to appreciate antiques, to educate through research and study […]

VBC Master Gardeners June Update

Master Gardener

Van Buren County Master Gardeners would like to thank the community for supporting our annual Plant Sale which took place last month. It was a great success and over 250 of you went home with colorful and unique plant purchases. The weather cooperated and a good time was had by all. Though we had an […]

Lions Pancake Record Broken

Pancake Record

New Pancake Record…We had a new record set for pancake eating today. Geoff Newton from Garland Texas consumed 17 pancakes breaking the old record of 16. He was awarded his $5 payment as his prize. Attached is a picture of Geoff and his wife Kathleen.

Ladies V.F.W. Auxiliary News


On May 24, the Fairfield Bay District 6 Color Guard 4513 displayed the five branches of service at the Fairfield Bay Baptist Church. Pictured left to right is Karen, Chris, Patti, Altcia, Mare, Sharon and Irma.   Americanism Chairman, Debra Lutz, donated an American Flafg from the ladies Auxiliary 4513 to American Legion Chaplain, George […]

Literacy Council Proclamation

Proclamation photo

In honor of the Van Buren County Literacy Council’s 25th Anniversary, County Judge, Roger Hooper, signs a Proclamation declaring Saturday, June 13, 2015 as “Literacy Day” in Van Buren County. The celebration will take place at the Clinton Music Festival on that day, with gospel music from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Clinton […]

Rotary Scholarship Update


by Fred Hilsenrath Once again it was our time to interview graduating high school students for scholarships. We interviewed 80 students from several local schools: Shirley, Westside, Southside, Mountain View, Fox, Timbo, Clinton and Quitman. Only 24 students won the scholarship of $1,000 or $500 (depending whether it is for a 4 year college or […]

Zeta Sigma Installs New Officers

Zeta Sigma

Zeta Sigma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met on May 14.  After a brief business meeting and a delicious lunch at Little Red, the sisters installed the newly elected officers for the  2015-2016 year. The new officers (pictured left to right) are Tauna McBee, Corresponding Secretary, Connie Beaumont, Treasurer, Geogia Peifer, Vice President, Frieda McClellan, […]

Wear And Share Continues To Prosper

Once again, Wear and Share is pleased to report that things are going well with the store. Even though this past year continued to show a downward trend both in sales dollars as well as in the number of volunteers needed to effectively operate the store, we were able to meet our donation commitments and […]