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The Bear Facts

Like it or not, bears are our neighbors — so take steps to keep them away By MICHAEL WILLIAMS Glade Director of Safety For The Vista Every year the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) receives hundreds of calls and complaints concerning black bears. Most of the complaints are of bears raiding garbage containers, bird feeders, and pet food […]

July 28th, 2015 | Continued

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A few people need some tips on tipping

You know, we have a growing community here in Fairfield Glade. Amongst the residents and all our wonderful guests and employees of Fairfield Glade businesses, I would say 97% are class individuals with solid character and manners. The other 3%, however, may be giving us all a bad name. They are the ones who insist […]

July 8th, 2015 | Continued

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New FFG hirings: Archibald new Food/Beverage Director

For The Vista General Manager, Bob Weber, and the Board of Directors of Fairfield Glade Community Club (FGCC) are pleased to announce that Neil Archibald will be the new Director of Food & Beverage effective June 29, 2015. Archibald will be relocating from Stowe, Vermont. For 19 years, Archibald has held progressive positions at restaurants, […]

June 25th, 2015 | Continued

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New FFG hirings: Williams is new Public Safety Chief

For The Vista General Manager, Bob Weber, and the Board of Directors of Fairfield Glade Community Club (FGCC) are pleased to announce that Michael Williams will join FGCC as the new Chief of Public Safety on June 29, 2015. Williams has served in law enforcement the past 13 years with the Tennessee Highway Patrol.  He […]

June 25th, 2015 | Continued

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60 — and still going strong

Special To The Vista A Fairfield Glade couple certainly know what love is. They have exhibited it for 60 years. And here’s their story: On May 29, 1955, Mildred and Charles Case — who retired to Fairfield Glade in 1997 — were married in the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Loma Linda, CA. Chuck was a […]

June 11th, 2015 | Continued

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Coming in for a landing

We have many beautiful flowers in Fairfield Glade, but the next time look a little closer. It was 6 A.M. but this hard-working bee was already looking for morning breakfast. Vista photographer James Lovelace said he took the photo near the Wyndham Guest Check in and that “the little guy just would not go away […]

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Nasvhille comedy favorite coming to Fairfield Glade soon cooperate for

For The Vista Fairfield Glade Resident Services (FGRS) is proud to present a “Comedy Night” starring Nashville’s own Rik Roberts. Rik Roberts is known around the country as a leader in clean comedy. He has appeared on radio and television on channels like Laugh USA, CMT, Blue Collar Network, Sirius XM, and NPR. Rik is […]

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District Governor Wear Installs Nick Reed as New Rotary President

  Nick Reed was recently installed as the new president of the Fairfield Glade Rotary by the Rotary’s District Governor, Jerry Wear, at Druid Hills Country Club.    

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Benefit has dogs saying “AARF”

Show at Scarlet’s nets ability to save 402 pooches For The Vista Nearly 200 attendees showed their great generosity recently at the unique AARF (All About Rescue & Fixin) Comedy Hypnosis Charity Fundraiser, Dinner & Auction held last week at Scarlet’s Event Center. The goal for the night was to raise enough donations to save […]

The day my life changed in a flash

Commentary by Thomas Covino Part 2 of a 3-part series The day has finally come for the first internal test, of who knows how many, before the determined procedure is decided upon.  The catheter and dye indicated at least three vessels extending from my heart were sealed off completely by the build up of plaque. […]

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Rotary Auction a huge success

For The Vista The 2015 Rotary Benefit Auction, Dinner, and Casino Nights event was a big success raising money for many local worthy charities and student scholarships.  Additionally, a special raffle drawing raised funds for Alzheimer’s Tennessee.  The Rotary Club wishes to thank the many individuals and businesses who donated items for the live and […]

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Carol Pontius gets second year as Lions president

BY KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Fairfield Lions Club officers are installed at each June meeting to begin their one year term of office July 1st. Queen Lion Carol Pontius will begin her second consecutive term July 1st as President. Past District Governor Jerry Pala conducted the installation and congratulated and thanked Carol for the […]

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Zippity-do-da … Mr. Bluebird’s here

Talk about your contrasts in colors … This Bluebird with its orange breast and sharp blue head brightened up the day

Clarification needed on first response program

COMMENTARY By PHIL GOVER President Fairfield Glade Board of Directors The headline and first paragraph of the June 4, 2015 Glade Sun newspaper article was incorrect and does not include all of the facts. The First Responder program is a new program to Fairfield Glade in 2015.  We have never had medical liability insurance for […]

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Mary Poppins is about to fly to the Cumberland County Playhouse

By KATY PARENT For The Vista Mary Poppins is set to fly over the rooftops of London and into the Cumberland County Playhouse June 12 to August 16! This high-flying family musical features delightful songs from the classic Disney film including the Academy Award-winning “Chim Chim Cher-ee,” “A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Step in Time” and […]

“Cruisin’ Into Summer” event set for June 13

For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Community Club (FGCC) announces the 1st Annual Fairfield Glade Cruise-In,  “Cruisin’ Into Summer” on Saturday, June 13th from 11 A.M. to 3 P.M. The Fairfield Glade Cruise-In will be held at the intersection of Peavine Rd. and Stonehenge Drive at Mirror Lake and the park at the 4-way stop. […]

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Why We Live Here

We all get to see the wonderful sunsets in Fairfield Glade but the majority of us are not awake and alert to the spectacular sunrises here. But Vista photographer James Lovelace was able to capture this sunrise on Memorial Day last week. The shot was taken from the 10th hole green at Heatherhurst Brae around […]

Tickets still available for Rotary Auction

By BLAKE BOYLE For The Vista Friday, June 12 promises to be a lot of fun for those attending the annual Fairfield Glade Rotary Club Benefit Auction, Dinner, and Casino Night. Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased from any Rotarian, at Action Heating and Cooling located at 3770 Peavine Road, or by […]

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Art Guild’s Annual Art in the Park event this weekend

By Patricia Freed For The Vista The second annual Art in the Park event, hosted by the Art Guild at Fairfield Glade, will take place this Saturday, June 6, from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M., and Sunday, June 7, from 10 A.M. to 3 P.M. Art in the Park is a special event where gifted […]

Glade employees show patriotism

By FAIRFIELD GLADE COMMUNITY CLUB Special To The Vista Flag Man, Tom Sawyer reports, “Driving through our community during patriotic holidays and seeing the U.S.A. flags waving in the wind, I am proud.” Also, that the Community Club employs hundreds of Patriots who cared enough to begin a ‘Parade of Flags’ in the Fall of […]