Dueling Pianos Performing In Fairfield Bay

Fairfield Bay and Van Buren County residents should mark their calendars for September 12, 2014. The Lucas Emberton Campaign is hosting an evening of entertainment that night from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Fairfield Bay Lions Den, 365 Dave Creek Parkway in Fairfield Bay. This admission free event will be highlighted by entertainment […]

Extension Homemakers Clubs (EHC) Offer Opportunities for Service

Here we are at the end of summer. Well, as we consider summer as being over pretty much after the Labor Day Holiday. We hope you had a safe holiday and enjoyed time with your friends and family. Even though it is officially the end of summer in most people’s book, this is not the […]

Fairfield Bay Conference Center Events

What’s Happening at the Conference Center Melanie and Anne Concert We are getting close to our Anne Stone and Melanie Sugg concert scheduled for Friday evening, September 19 at 6 p.m. This is going to be a free concert with donations appreciated. We hope everyone will come out for this evening of great music and lots […]

FFB Tennis Talent Reaches Finals At Wells Fargo Advisors Junior Championships In Little Rock


Devin Ruhotina reached the finals of the 2014 Wells Fargo Advisors Junior Championships in Little Rock. The AR Level 4 & AR Level 5 Tennis tournament which took place on August 22-24 at Chenal Country Club in Little Rock had over 120 competitors, including 8 year old Devin Ruhotina. Playing in the 12 & Under […]

Obituary: Ernest “Ernie” Ellis, Jr.

Ernie Ellis

Ernest “Ernie” Ellis, Jr., 80, of Fairfield Bay, AR passed away Friday July 18, 2014. He was born August 14, 1933 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Ernest and Jewel Ellis, Sr. Ernie was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Steven Scott Ellis, brother, Alfred Ellis, and his beloved dog, Maggie. Ernie was […]

A Fiery End To A Community Iconic Structure

Bay View

Fire engulfed the Bay View Club/Sharky’s facility on Friday morning September 5, 2014. The Fairfield Bay fire department fought the intense fire with aid from Shirley, Greers Ferry, and Burnt Ridge. Despite heroic efforts the building was a total loss. Several firefighters had to be treated on scene by the Fairfield Bay Rescue squad with […]

Greers Ferry Area Chamber Of Commerce Fall Festival


The Greers Ferry Area Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for their 4th Annual Fall Festival on September 20 at Lacey’s Narrows Park from 10 a.m. till 5 p.m. Arts and crafts, food vendors, kids games and bounce houses, antique car show and lots of entertainment, special music by “Imagine That.” Anyone interested in a […]

The Senior Center Ultimate Garage/Bake Sale


The Fairfield Bay Senior Center presents its first ever combined garage/bake sale! So, clean out your garage and closets, bring your treasures to sell to other “treasure” seekers, prepare to take home some money (rent a table for just $15 and keep ALL the profits), and help support our local Senior Center! A variety of […]

Marina Thefts Solved

A series of thefts at the marina and boats at the marina slips over the weekend of August 16-18 have been solved. Investigators with the Fairfield Bay Police Department and Van Buren Co Sheriff’s Office went to work on the case. On August 20 Brandon Haskell of Fairfield Bay was arrested and charged with commercial […]

Thank You


Thank You Rick…Pictured above, volunteer Rick Pierce standing in front of the Fountain at the Conference Center. Rick volunteered his time and talent to make the Fountain even more beautiful to go along with all of the wonderful work the Master Gardeners have done to the grounds. Rick will be adding additional lighting to the […]