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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 […]

28Jul2015 | Continued
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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 […]

28Jul2015 | Continued
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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.    

8Jul2015 | Continued
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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 […]

8Jul2015 | Continued

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, […]

25Jun2015 | Continued

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 […]

25Jun2015 | Continued
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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 […]

25Jun2015 | Continued
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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 […]

25Jun2015 | Continued

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 […]

11Jun2015 | Continued

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 […]

11Jun2015 | Continued
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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 […]

11Jun2015 | Continued

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 […]

3Jun2015 | Continued
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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 […]

3Jun2015 | Continued

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 […]

28May2015 | Continued

Renegade Mountain holding Open House

For The Vista Renegade Mountain Third Annual Open House: The public is cordially invited and encouraged to attend the Third Annual Renegade Mountain Community Open House on Saturday, May 30th beginning at 12:00 pm (CDT). Pack up the kids, come and see what “Life Elevated at 2700 Feet” is all about! The day begins by […]

28May2015 | Continued
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AARF saved over 3,600 dogs in three years; fundraiser set

For The Vista In just three years, over 3,600 dogs have been saved from death by a small, dedicated group of volunteers called “All About Rescue & Fixin” (A.A.R.F.). Donations and fostering have provided the necessary support but the heavy lifting has been done by a small group of ladies who are truly dedicated to […]

28May2015 | Continued

Harris captures Senior Open title

By TENNESSEE SECTION PGA For The Vista The 2015 Senior State Open hosted by the City of Crossville was full of excitement as it came down to the final few putts to decide who would win. With the pressure on, Doug Harris sunk his par putt to secure his victory and win the 6th Annual […]

21May2015 | Continued

Good Samaritan’s resident to head to Ms. Tennessee Senior Pageant

For The Vista The Good Samaritan Society – Fairfield Glade is proud to announce that one of their most gifted and popular residents, Nita Eick, will be a contestant in the Ms. Tennessee Senior America Pageant. The pageant will be held Saturday, May 16th at 7 P.M. at Cumberland University’s Heydel Fine Arts Center in […]

15May2015 | Continued

Postponed by ice storm in February, Vista’s Walther to perform May 11 at Druid

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Local entertainer and publicist Keith Walther will appear on May 11 at The Legends as a part of the Resident Home Owners Association  Program Series for 2015. You do NOT need to be an RHA member to attend. Walther was originally scheduled for February, but due to the […]

1May2015 | Continued

Hard work after storm keeps Glade trails open

By JOHN CONRAD Special To The Vista Just a few weeks ago on Saturday, February 21st, disaster struck Fairfield Glade. We woke up to the ice storm and all the damaged trees. It was very pretty but it caused chaos with all those trees blocking the roads. The Community Club workers and the Fire Department […]

1May2015 | Continued