Fairfield Bay Community Club, City of Fairfield Bay and The Fairfield Bay New are having Open House Friday August 22

Fairfield Bay Community Club is on the move and you are invited to their Open House this Friday, August 22, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. They will have tours of the Community Club, the Fairfield Bay City offices and the Fairfield Bay Newspaper office. They are now all located at Indian Hills. … [Read more...]

Pryor, Boozman, Griffin Announce Funding for Autism Research at Children’s Hospital

WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Senators Mark Pryor and John Boozman, along with Congressman Tim Griffin today announced that Arkansas Children’s Hospital Research Institute will receive nearly $300,000 to improve services for children and youth with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in … [Read more...]

Pryor, Boozman, Griffin Announce Funding for Local Airports Grants Will Support Improvements in Searcy, and Other Cities

WASHINGTON D.C.–U.S. Senators Mark Pryor and John Boozman today joined Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-2) to announce that five Arkansas airports will receive over $1.2 million from the Federal Aviation Administration to support facility upgrades and expansions. “Investing in our local airports … [Read more...]

Join KFFB 106.1′s Bob Connell at Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen in Batesville on Thursday 2p-5p

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Damascus resident wins $50,000 Energy Efficiency Makeover Manufactured Home Edition

Bobby and Connie Jefferies winner, Bob Connell with KFFB 106.1 recording the reaction, and Bret Curry, manager of residential energy marketing for the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas presenting the 50,000.00 make over check.

Little Rock, Ark. — Aug. 8, 2014 — Petit Jean Electric Cooperative member Connie Jefferies of Damascus has won the seventh annual contest sponsored by the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas. According to Bret Curry, manager of residential energy marketing for the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas, … [Read more...]

Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) Sees Border Crisis Firsthand, Emphasizes Need for Border Security

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) issued the following statement today after visiting McAllen and Hidalgo, Texas, to meet with officials and view firsthand the current situation on our Southwest border: “Seeing this humanitarian crisis firsthand and speaking with officials further … [Read more...]

Boozman Committed to VA Oversight Senate VA Committee Health Staffer Joins Tour to Central Arkansas VA Facilities

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) will be at the John L. McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital in Little Rock Friday to meet with local Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) officials for briefings, updates and discussions on the unique challenges facing VA health care in Arkansas and how … [Read more...]

Billie Burnett of Mountain View was selected to the Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame

Billie Burnett of Mountain View was selected to the Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame established by the Arkansas General Assembly in 1991 to recognize outstanding older Arkansans. Burnett will be honored Friday August 8th at the White River Area Agency of Aging office in Stone County during their 35th … [Read more...]

Bishop, Crawford Release Statement Regarding USDA FSIS ‘Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection’ Final Rule

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) and Rick Crawford (AR-01), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Chicken Caucus, released the following statements after USDA published its final rule on the Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection on July 31, 2014: “I commend … [Read more...]

KFFFB’s Bob Connell Talks with Judy McEarl with The Witness on Open Mic

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KFFB's Open mic with Bob Connell for Tuesday August 5, 2014 at 7:45 am and 5:40 pm. Bob talks with Judy EmEarl Director/Board President of The Winess in Hot Springs. The Witness, an Arkansas Musical Passion Play is scheduled for this Saturday August 9 at the Fairfield Bay Conference & Visitor … [Read more...]