Win Tickets


Win Tickets To the upcoming show Cirque Du Soleil Quidam Eight Lucky Winners Can Get 2 tickets for the Thursday, Feb 28 show 7:30 p.m. Bring in a receipt of a $25 purchase or more from any Fairfield Bay Merchant excluding gas and alchohol, with your name and number to the News office. The drawing will […]

Berry Wins Raffle For Foundation


SPSF Presents Painting…Pam Berry of Fairfield Bay, won the drawing that took place in mid December for donating to the Shirley Public School Foundation. Doris Sexson, a prominent local artist, donates one of her oil paintings to the foundation each year. The foundation is grateful for all the donations made and to Ms. Sexson. Pictured […]

Alice Chambers Selected As Library Director

Alice Chambers

The Fairfield Bay Library has selected Alice Chambers as their new Director. “We are delighted to have Alice Chambers as the Library Director. She brings a wealth of experience, enthusiasm, and a knowledge of Fairfield Bay to the job.”, said Doris Wilkinson, Library Board President. “Alice begins at the library on March 4, 2013. The […]

Spring Fashion Gala Set For April 5

Style Show

Spring is just around the corner, bringing with it the 20th Annual Spring Fashion Gala sponsored by Xi Gamma Kappa chapter. The event will take place on Friday, April 5 at 1 p.m. at the St. Francis Parish Hall on Woodlawn Drive. The afternoon will start off with delicious homemade desserts and a viewing of […]

On Patrol January 2013

By Chris Waring We have seen a marked increase in residential burglaries and thefts from local residences. We have recovered a large amount of stolen property recently and also arrested or filed affidavits for arrest of several people for these crimes. There are a few things you can do to reduce your likelihood of it […]

Animal Shelter News


Paws Report Revived Welcome back to the Shelter Fairfield Bay!!! So many things have changed since last this article was written! FFB Shelter has a new Manager: Steven Vicknair. His dedication to the animals has been top notch and we are so happy to have him onboard! The shelter will be undergoing some changes soon. […]

Waiting For Spring

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Photos and article by: Dianne Percefull Waiting for spring is one of the hardships of a dyed in the wool garden addict…also known as a Master Gardener. Each of us knows in our heart that spring is just around the corner and those few warm days in January and February, with the beautiful blooms of […]

Rambling Cove Trail Signage Upgraded

Razorback Rock

   The Fairfield Bay Community Club recently updated signage for the Rambling Cove Trail across from Stringbeanz Restaurant at the Marina entrance.  This is a fairly moderate trail with a great scenic view of the lake at its end (this hiker recommends parking one vehicle at the marina and taking another one to the top […]

Celebrating 50 Years

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Toby and Diane Glyde of Fairfield Bay celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary. The couple was married February 23, 1963, in Cleveland, Ohio. Toby and Diane have been blessed with three children; Charles (Chuck), William (Bill), and Jodi, five granddaughters and four step grandchildren; two boys & two girls. Toby & Diane traveled to and lived […]

2013 Pet Calendar Pet of the Month


Owner: Sandy Clark Name: Princess Hello! My name is Princess. I am 6 years old, and I am a seal point Siamese. I was rescued from the local animal shelter in Fairfield Bay, Arkansas in 2006. I was just an innocent little kitten back then! I live in a wonderful home with 6 cats and […]