Paper Delivery Delay

Due to timing issues, we will not deliver the Lake Area Weekly (Fairfield Bay News) until Thursday morning. Please do not attempt to get a paper on Wednesday, we will try and have the old papers removed from the racks 1st thing in the morning.

Shirley Bound for State Finals

                                    Blue Devils Edge ICC to Make History Will Gilbert Sports Reporter MOUNT IDA-Shirley stamped its ticket to the state finals for the first time in school history Saturday night at Jeanne Smith Arena. Trailing Izard County Consolidated […]

Second Half Pressure Leads Lady Bulldogs to State Championship Game this Saturday

                    By Summer Peters Fairfield Bay News For the first time in history, the Quitman Lady Bulldogs, are heading to the State Finals in Hot Springs. After a devastating loss in last years semi-final game, the Lady Bulldogs made sure that it wasn’t going to happen […]

In Search of

WE NEED YOUR HELP…Do you know the owner of this sailboat? It has been abandoned at the Fairfield Bay Marina for over 12 years and we want to find the owner. If you know who that might be, please contact John, Marina Manager, at 501-884-6030.

VFW Biannual Flea Market

VFW Biannual flea market. The dates for the spring event are March 17 & March 18. On Friday the 17th the time will be from 9 a.m.until 3 pm. Saturday the times will be from 8:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. Location will be at the VFW Post 4513 home on Hwy 330, Fairfield Bay, AR. […]

Web Exclusive: Fitness Tip

Spring fitness tips 1. Lighten up Trade your winter parka in for a light, packable waterproof jacket and pants. You need full-body protection against splash-back when you run through puddles, and using lightweight, packable gear ensures that you won’t leave it behind to cut weight and then end up wet and cold. You’ll also stay […]

Web Exclusive: FFB Library

Fairfield Bay Library Happy March. It’s a great month to read a book. March 2nd is the birthday of someone very special in the Reading world……Dr. Seuss! Children all over the world have grown up with books by Dr. Seuss, and I’m sure that more than one of them has asked the question, is Dr. […]

Web Exclusive: FFB Recreation Dept.

It’s Spring. Time to start venturing outside. We will be opening Woodland Mead Park Mini-Golf and Disc Golf on March 13th (weather permitting). Our pool manager, Tom Ross, has been busy getting busy getting everything ready for the opening. Our Classic course has been refurbished and should be ready for play by opening day. We […]

Web Exclusive: Indian Hills Golf

Join us: Spring Bash on April 7th Indian Hills is getting ready for our first event of the season—Spring Bash. The date of the event is April 7th. This is a couples event with lunch at The Little Red to follow. Singles may sign up. Teams will be made up according to handicap if known. […]

Web Exclusive: FFB Marina

New Lake Water Toys! Your FFB Marina is on the move getting ready for spring & summer. We’re receiving our new water toys for your lake pleasures in March, details soon! As soon as weather permits we’re prepping the marina for a new face lift with bright new tropical logo colors & trim, during this […]