Annual KFFB Health Fair


Radio station KFFB 106.1 will host its annual Regional Health and Wellness Fair, Saturday, September 27 at the Fairfield Bay Conference Center in Fairfield Bay. The hours will be 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and is open to the public. For vendor information call 800-356-5106. In addition to health screenings and tests, health professionals will […]

2014 Scholarship Participants

2014 Scholarship Recipients

The Van Buren County Retired Teachers Association awarded $150 scholarships to three 2014 VBC graduating seniors. After receiving their college degree, each of the recipients is planning to become educator in an Arkansas Public School. This is the second year the association has awarded scholarship money, and plans are to continue the scholarships for each […]

Stories of the Past


Alice Butts, 91 years, of Fairfield Bay visits the Log Cabin every Monday from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. wearing attire of the period and tells stories about what life was like back in the day when living in the cabin was a way of life. Seated with Alice is her great grand-daughter, Stevie Beavers. […]

Fairfield Bay Conference Center

What’s Happening at the Conference Center Thank you Thank you to everyone who attended the Ladies Nite Out. What a fun night we had and many told us they are pleased to have a place to shop for a nice gift and also enjoy the time with neighbors and friends. Labor Day Welcome Breakfast Each […]

Obituary: Lloyd “Gene” Hatfield

Gene Hatfield

Lloyd Eugene “Gene” Hatfield, 84, of Fairfield Bay, AR, passed away Sunday, August 17, 2014. He was born to the late Lloyd and Vera Hatfield, September 25, 1929, in Valley Falls, KS. He is reunited with his beloved wife, Jane Gray, who passed away on April 27, 2014. Gene was a member of the Lambda […]

Dues Dropbox For Your Convenience


As you are aware, the Community Club offices have now moved to 337 Snead Dr. in the Fairfield room which has been converted to office space. The Club has had a dropbox for payments in the parking lot at the senior center for sometime now. To make it more conveneint for you we recommend putting […]

“Oh Captain, My Captain”


by Ron Phillips “Robin, remember us shooting “Old Dogs” in New York and Connecticut in 2007 where we all spent 14 hours a day together for 12 weeks. You’d come to the set in the morning for a “first team” rehearsal, walk by me and greet me with “’morning RW” and I’d respond back, “morning […]

Open House At Indian Hills For The New Community Club, City, and Newspaper Headquarters


Please join us Friday August 22 from 10-11 a.m. for tours of the new Community Club, City and Newspaper offices. We began operations at our new facility on August 11. Construction began on the Ozark Health Medical Clinic at our previous headquarters on August 13. The Clinic plans to open around November 1. Refreshments will […]

Attract Wild Birds


If you are looking for a new and simple hobby, then consider wild bird watching. Attracting and observing wild birds can be fun and educational. It is also an inexpensive hobby that you can do right there on your own property. You should begin with a basic bird feeder. A feeder can be purchased or […]

On Patrol August 2014

Patrol Car

Scams are once again on the Rise in Fairfield Bay. We are getting reports 2 or 3 times a week about people being scammed or attempted scams. These crimes are virtually impossible to prosecute due to many being from overseas locations. We report these to the FBI but they are being overwhelmed by the sheer […]