Organizations

Know symptoms of diabetes

By KEN STEAMAN For The Vista Some people have diabetes symptoms so mild that they go unnoticed. Please share any questions or concerns you may have with your doctor. The following are some common symptoms of the disease: • Urinating often • Feeling very thirsty • Feeling very hungry – even though you are eating […]

28Jan2016 | Continued
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Rotary Club of Fairfield Glade serves lunch at Bread of Life

By JEFF TOWNSEND For The Vista The Rotary Club of Fairfield Glade provided and served Lunch at the Bread Of Life Rescue Mission in Crossville. They are pleased support the Bread of Life in their mission  of providing temporary shelter, medical attention, and food for the homeless and transient, conducting interdenominational services daily and educating […]

28Jan2016 | Continued

Diabetes: What you need to know

By KEN STEAMAN For The Vista Diabetes is a life-long disease that affects the way your body handles glucose, a kind of sugar, in your blood. There are two types of diabetes that are identified as Type 1 and Type 2. Type 1 diabetes is usually diagnosed in children and young adults, and was previously […]

21Jan2016 | Continued

Meet Scot Shanks — one of many student mentors with Kids on the Rise

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Kids on the Rise are a non-profit organization located in Cumberland County. Their Mission Statement reads  “To provide experiences for the youth that will enable them to further develop their intellectual, social, verbal, and creative capacities and to facilitate their entry into a responsible, productive adulthood.” Mentoring is a […]

14Jan2016 | Continued
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Rotary meetings focus on Youth and Cumberland Good Samaritans

By JEFF TOWNSEND For The Vista Recent Rotary Club of Fairfield Glade meeting involved Students from Stone Memorial High School and activities of Cumberland County Good Samaritan In December The Rotary Club of Fairfield Glade was pleased to have Interact Students from Stone Memorial High School attend a recent meeting. These students were sponsored by […]

14Jan2016 | Continued
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Peavine Project: Drive for Scenic Parkway continues

Commentary By Cathy Tipton The Future Is Coming! With the recent newspaper announcement of TDOT’s letting for Phase 1 of the Peavine Road expansion, residents of Fairfield Glade can see the future getting closer.   In that announcement, Senator Paul Bailey commented, “These road improvements will enhance the marketing of this vital recreational area, as […]

10Dec2015 | Continued
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Moore wins Lions’ Student of Month

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Stone Memorial High School senior, Sara Moore, was selected by Counselor Lisa Dillard to participate in the FFG Lions Club “Student of the Month” Program. Lions Program Chairman, Bob Cover, picked the month of October for Sara and assigned Attorneys Douglas Fields and Kelly Tollett as her Corporate Partner. […]

12Nov2015 | Continued

Last RHA show of 2015 set for Nov. 23

By KEITH PONTIUS For The Vista The final program for the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowner’s Association will feature three of Cumberland County’s most admired performers. It doesn’t  get much better than having Dennis Donald, Terry Henderson and Terri Utsey together in performance. That is just what the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowner’s Association (RHA) has in […]

12Nov2015 | Continued

Schubert receives promotion

For The Vista General Manager Bob Weber and Chief Michael Williams would like to announce the promotion of Officer Ronnie Schubert to the rank Sergeant. Sergeant Schubert has served with the Fairfield Glade Public Safety Department since 2008.  He began his law enforcement career in 2003 with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office as a Correctional […]

5Nov2015 | Continued

Charities benefit from Ladies tourney Labor Day Holiday

By WOODY GEISLER For The Vista The 2015 Fairfield Glade Ladies Invitational Golf Tournament was held recently and the local charities are the Real Winners! House of Hope, Imagination Library and Cumberland County Schools Family Resource Center have each received a very generous donation from the Fairfield Glade Invitational 2-Day Golf Tournament that was held […]

1Oct2015 | Continued

Opportunity to support local hospice

For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Hospice Auxiliary, in conjunction with the Trails Committee of the Fairfield Glade Community Club, will hold  “Hit the Trails for Hospice” Saturday, October 3, from 10 A.M. to 3 P.M. This event, fun for the entire family, is being held at  Mirror Lake (corner of Peavine Rd. and Stonehenge […]

24Sep2015 | Continued

Glade Hiking Club to stick close to home

By ANNE DODGE & MARY KOPMEIER For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Hikers plan two easy hikes this Friday, Sept. 25th.  You won’t want to miss this opportunity to join us. The hikes are not only local, but both are on the Marathon Hike list. The first hike will be at Black Mountain.  This 2.5 […]

24Sep2015 | Continued

RHA resumes fall schedule with noted ventriloquist

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista The Resident Homeowner’s Association (RHA) fall meeting schedule will begin again on Monday, September 28 featuring internationally known ventriloquist David Turner. The meeting will begin at 6:00pm at the Legends Restaurant in the Druid Hills Country Club with a dinner of Pecan Crusted Chicken with Cherry Sauce being served. […]

9Sep2015 | Continued
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Lions’ Travelogue series resumes with Rocky Mountain adventure

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Mark your calendar for Monday October 5th to view an adventure of a lifetime. The Fairfield Glade Lions Club 2015-2016 Travelogue Series starts off with a tour of the Great Rocky Mountains. The Great Rocky Mountains are the back-bone 0f North America and include some of the most beautiful […]

9Sep2015 | Continued

New Silver Alert program initiated by partnership

For The Vista Fairfield Glade Director of Safety Michael Williams and the Fairfield Glade Resident Services have partnered to creat the Fairfield Glade Silver Alert Program Silver Alert will be the response for What to Do when a senior goes missing. In a retirement community like ours, caring for & keeping a cognitively impaired person […]

9Sep2015 | Continued

Southern Stars announces 2015-16 season; tickets on sale soon

For The Vista Crossville’s own 30-piece professional brass ensemble, the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB), is announcing their series of three concerts to be held at the 1,200 seat Stone Memorial HS Auditorium in Crossville. This will be their eighth season providing “Premium Entertainment” for the enjoyment of area residents. The dates for this season […]

27Aug2015 | Continued
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Recent Reverse Raffle a huge success

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Another successful gathering for winners, an entertaining evening for others and an enjoyable time for all at the Fairfield Glade Lions Reverse Raffle Drawing that took place August 6th at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center. Nearly 200 people attended and joined into a lot of oohs and […]

27Aug2015 | 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