Roar Like A Lion

Lion Roar

by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins When was the last time we, as members of the Fairfield Bay Lions, spoke with one of our friends, neighbors, fellow church members or just golfing buddies about being a Lion? During this past year, Lions Clubs International began a new program called “Ask 1” with the premise “Just imagine […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary


Patti Manville talked to us about her hobby and business of traveling with groups of friends and Eagle Bank investors. Patti is originally from Indiana but has lived in several different states before moving to Fairfield Bay in 1989. Patti said that many of her jobs have been leading up to her career at present […]

Outdoor Adventure Group


The Fairfield Bay Outdoor Adventure Group will hike the mountain top 3.5 mile long Rim Trail in Mt. Nebo State Park Saturday January 31. The trail is beautiful with some short difficult sections, but the views are spectacular, showing off the beauty of the River Valley. The group will leave the Top of the Rock […]

Sorority News

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Xi Gamma Kappa (XGK) held their monthly business meeting at Linda Tangen’s home with Maude Huber as co-host. Maude served French and coconut macaroon cookies with hot cider, tea and coffee. Oaklawn horse races, the Queen’s Ball and the XGK Spring Style Show were the main topics of the business meeting. Nancy Mueller gave a […]

AARP Taxaide Program Free In Fairfield Bay


The AARP TaxAide Program will begin February 10th at the Fairfield Bay Senior Center. This program provides assistance in preparing and filing 2014 Federal and State income tax returns for taxpayers with low- and moderate-income, with special attention to those age 60 and older. This assistance will be available by appointment only, through April 15th. […]

Boy Scout Fund Raiser


Boy Scout Troop #401 will be holding a fund raiser at the Fairfield Bay Lions Den on Saturday, February 7, 2014. This is a pancake fund raiser and runs from 5 – 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend and a donation of $6 will be accepted. All proceeds support Boy Scout Troop #401 […]

Inspiring Challenges

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by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Any civic or charitable organization should have a purpose or focus and Lions Clubs are no different. Lions Clubs focus includes several areas (four major ones include sight, youth, disaster relief and humanitarian needs). We Give Sight. LCIF helps to restore sight and prevent blindness by improving eye care. We […]

TOPS Chapters Pave the Way to Healthy Lifestyle


Fairfield Bay, there is an option in town to help residents of Arkansas realize a healthier lifestyle. TOPS Club, Inc. (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) a non profit weight-loss support organization, has an established local chapter. Weekly meetings will be held at the Hart on Mondays at 9:30 a.m. Experience for yourself the weight-loss support and […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary by Fred Hilsenrath


Tom Tangen was our speaker at the January 7, 2014 Rotary meeting. Tom is a local environmental engineering consultant who specializes in dealing with environmental issues and permitting for natural resources companies, including mining and oil and gas clients. He delivered a talk entitled “Fraccing and Your Drinking Water”. Some of the presentation was drawn […]

Inspiring Challenges


by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins Pictured here is the Lions Clubs International float which appeared in the 126th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade held on January 1, 2015. The float, entitled “Inspiring Challenges,” depicts challenging recreational activities that Lions around the world provide for hundreds of thousands of blind and visually impaired individuals. Some of […]