Obituary: Lee (Leroy) Radke

Lee (Leroy) Radke, 79, of Fairfield Bay, AR passed away on Monday, Oct 5 at Conway Regional Hospital. He was born on Jan 27, 1936 to Sydney & Cecelia Radke. They have proceeded him in death. Also proceeding him in death was a daughter, Wanda. Survivors include his wife of 58 yrs, Donna, son, Scott […]

Obituary: Tammy Jo Benson

Tammie Jo Benson, 52, of Shirley, passed away September 29, 2015. She was born March 20, 1963 in Elgin, IL to Lawson and Jane Chism Jones. She attended Maranatha Assembly of God, enjoyed watching cooking shows, crafting, drawing, and fishing. Tammie loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren and eating cereal late at […]

Web Exclusive: Fitness Tip

1 Tip for a flat belly Exercise: The Plank Description: This exercise focuses on working your abdominal muscles. Instructions: • Lying on your stomach your forearms should be on the floor pointing straight forward. Your feet should be together and your spine in a neutral position. Hands should be clasped together under the chin. • […]

Web Exclusive: Recreation

Tennis Center plans for busy fall season. The Fairfield Bay Tennis Center is located in the Recreation Office at 157 Chelsea Drive, next to the Bayview Pool and Cool Pool Cafe and we are excited about our upcoming fall season. We have multiple tournaments scheduled with players from as far away as Cave City, Stuttgart […]

Web Exclusive: Indian Hills Golf

Golf News It has been an exciting few days at Indian Hills. Congratulations to Marcy Lindsey, our Ladies Club Champion. Marcy overcame a nine shot deficit on the final day to repeat as champion. Congratulations to Ginger Nicholson, our Ladies Senior Champion. Ginger won on the first playoff hole of sudden death. The 9-hole men’s […]

Web Exclusive: Marina

September 23rd, the autumnal equinox, has come and gone. Fall is here for a few months. Depending on which weather service you believe Farmer’s Almanac or AccuWeather, our weather is going to be as usual “hang around and the weather will be what you ordered”. Farmer’s Almanac predicts a wet fall. AccuWeather presents a more […]

Remembering Our Fallen Officers A Story To Touch Us All

We see pictures of law enforcement officers in hostile situations in the news, and later hear that he or she did not survive the altercation. We may hear the story several more times, or it may appear in the newspaper, then the journalists move on to another story and everyone’s lives return to normal. But […]

Book Signing by Local Author

The Story: This is the day, this is the day that I will rejoice and be glad in it. Even nature took notice of Hannah’s song of joy that changed loss and sorrow of cancer into a nest of new life. God, our Creator, works all things together for good, and so He did, using […]

Amenity Recognition

Hello Fairfield Bay! As a board member for over 2 years, I would like to personally thank our community club manager, amenity managers, utility staff, volunteers and my fellow board members for all the hard work they do for the people of Fairfield Bay and our guests. During the past ten years Martha and I […]

Fairfield Bay Recieves Delta Regional Authority Grant

The City of Fairfield Bay and the Fairfield Bay Community Club are pleased to announce the receipt of a $133,266 grant to extend sewer line from the existing manhole south of the Presbyterian Church on Dave Creek Parkway to businesses (Noacon, Cravens, and Dollar General) on Highway 16 that are currently on septic. Under terms […]