Fairfield Bay Garden Club

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The Fairfield Bay Garden Club is planning a car pool outing on Tuesday, September 16, to Quitman, for an outdoor presentation, “Making a Succulent Wreath,” by Cleburne County Master Gardener Carla Tunnell.  We will be leaving the parking lot across from the FFB Conference Center at 9 a.m., to arrive at the gazebo at Quitman […]

Happy Anniversary FFB Lions

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On Thursday, September 11, the Fairfield Bay Lions Club will celebrate its 45th anniversary with a special All-U-Can Eat Pancake and Biscuit and Gravy Dinner at the Lions Den on Dave Creek Parkway. Forty five years ago on September 11, 1969 the charter establishing the Fairfield Bay Lions Club was signed by its first president, […]

Ambassadors of Peace: Korean War Veterans


On July 11, 2014, three of Fairfield Bay’s Korean War Veterans responded to the invitation from the South Korean government, through the Korean American Federation of Arkansas, to be present at a dinner they were giving to honor these brave veterans in Little Rock, AR. Those three were, George Gerndt, Gene Kortz and Lee Johnson. […]

Master Gardener News

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Cleburne County Master Gardeners Spruce Up Jr. Master Gardeners Site Early Saturday morning eight Cleburne County Master Gardeners set out to beat the heat and spruce up the Jr. Master Gardener site at West Side School. The four raised gardens were weeded deadheaded and cleaned up and the enclosed “Good Food Garden area was outfitted […]

Web Exclusive: Recreation


Tennis Anyone? Fairfield Bay Tennis Season is well underway for 2014.  The Recreation welcomes  the opportunity to host 13 schools from Central & Northeast AR for practice and area tournaments beginning August 26 with Clinton vs. Stuttgart.  The District tournament will be held Monday, October 6 beginning at 9:00 am.   Please call FFB Recreation for […]



by Jim & Phyllis Wilkins The Fairfield Bay Lions Club would like to invite everyone to help us celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the Fairfield Bay Lions Club with an All-U-Can Eat Pancake Dinner on Thursday, September 11 from 5 – 7 p.m. The dinner will include all you can eat pancakes and sausage & […]

Another Canoe Trip For A Few Hardy Folks


This past Wednesday a dozen of us had an OUTSTANDING canoe float from the US-65 bridge to Gilbert . The water level was high enough we did not have to paddle much and we got to traverse about a dozen rapids . It only took us 2 hours (instead of the normal summer 3 hours). […]

Fairfield Bay Rotary News

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Rotary learns About Arkansas’ “Mission Of Mercy” by Jeanne Castro When Hassan Bashiri, DMD MS moved to FFB in 1989, it was one of the least traumatic transitions of his life. He recalls being a student from Iran in June, 1975 when he traveled to the US on a scholarship. He landed in Chicago and […]

Lions Membership Program For Veterans

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Our servicemen and women sacrifice so much for our country. On Memorial Day, we come together as a nation to remember and honor those who lost their lives while serving. U.S. Veterans serve our country with pride and distinction, and their contributions continue long after their military service ends. The currently active Lions Clubs International […]

VBC Ice Cream Social


The Van Buren County Repbulican Committee will be hosting an ice cream social at their next monthly meeting.  We will begin a 6 p.m. with ice cream and the meeting at 7 p.m. This month’s meeting will be held on Monday, Aug. 18 in Clinton at Simmon’s First Bank. For information or to RSVP call […]