Arkansas Tech Dean’s List Has Local Students


Arkansas Tech University has announced its Dean’s List for undergraduate students on the main campus in Russellville for the fall 2014 semester. A student must achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher and complete at least 12 semester hours to be named to the Dean’s List. A total of 1,801 Arkansas Tech students achieved […]

Obituary: Robert “Bob” Douglas Swenson


Robert “Bob” Douglas Swenson, a resident of Fairfield Bay and 20 year veteran of the United States Army, age 52, was tragically taken from us December 26, 2014 in Shreveport, Louisiana. The Celebration of Life Service was held Saturday, January 3, 2015 at noon at Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 16150 Arcadia Ave. SE, Prior […]

Shelter Mews by Sugar, the Shelter Cat


This week’s featured pet is a Lab mix around 2 years old. Bandit is a very sweet and loving dog to all humans, especially children. He is potty trained as well. Bandit’s only flaw is he doesn’t like other animals. Bandit has shown aggression towards cats, and other male dogs. He is updated on his […]

First Hike of 2015

Seven Hollows Trail

The Fairfield Bay Outdoor Adventure Group went on a hike to Petit Jean Park and hiked the Seven Hollows Trail on January 14. This was one of the best hikes we have been on. It had very unique geological features , each  “hollow” had a stream running down through it . The hike was long […]

January City Council Meeting

The first 2015 meeting of the Fairfield Bay City Council took place Monday, January 12 at 7 p.m. in the Fireside Room with all members in attendance. David Steele, ISO Consultant, gave a report on the status of where the fire department is in establishing a lower ISO rating. David said that Leo and his […]

Donations For Veterans’ Handicapped Barge


Pictured left to right is Past Commander, John Foster, District Commander, Lee Johnson, FFB American Legion Commander, Rick Pierce, presenting check to Chuck Boerner, Project Coordinator, along with Mayor Paul Wellenberger.   Pictured from IRV is Tara Morgan, Activities Director, Donna Brock, Executive Director, presenting a check to Chuck Boerner, Project Coordinator along with Mayor Paul Wellenberger.

Ambassador Training


The Fairfield Bay Community Club is proud to sponsor “Ambassador Training” for Club, City, Chamber/Chamber Member staff as well as interested residents. The Bay has over 25,000 visitors during the year. We want everyone associated to The Bay to believe that “a good impression starts with me”. Scott Sudduth who has over 30 years in […]

Dinner Around the World at Top of the Rock


Buy your tickets now for a tour of Western Europe featuring the cuisine of France, Greece, and Italy. Tickets are $40 per person (tax, food, and wine included); seats are reservation only. Call now to reserve your seat. Date & time of departure: Thursday, January 22, 2015, 6 p.m. The bar will be available for […]

Log Cabin Undergoing Repairs

Due to years of exposure to rain and moisture, Several logs on the electrical power source side of the cabin had to be replaced. Steve Swenson has been working on repairing the damage and is almost finished. Marilyn Robertson is constantly looking to add new historical items to the cabin. The cabin is closed during […]

Happy Dance Feet

Don’t forget to put on your dancing shoes on January 16 at 7 p.m. at the Fairfield Bay Senior Center.  Everyone is welcome. Don Nunley and the Goodtimers will be playing.  If you don’t dance you can listen to good music and visit with friends. For more information call 884-5204.