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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
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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

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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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

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
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Litter Pickup a success for Friends of Peavine meeting at Chestnut Hill

For The Vista The Friends of Peavine completed its third litter pickup on Peavine road from the Village Square Shopping Center to Weigels in the Glade Tuesday, March 31.  Gwin Realty participated in the joint project.  Volunteers collected about 25 bags of trash plus numerous illegal signs as part of the Great American Cleanup 2015. […]

8Apr2015 | Continued
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Glade Rotarians enjoy meeting at Chestnut Hill

For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Rotary held their Tuesday Noon meeting at the Chestnut Hill Winery this week. Chestnut Hill Winery was one of the wonderful vendors at this year’s Rotary Wine On The Plateau (WOTP) event. Their participation brought an awareness to everyone attending that event just how fortunate we are to have […]

26Mar2015 | Continued
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Barbershop quartet to lend vocals to RHA show to feature Barbershop quartet

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Wipe away those winter “blahs” and get Spring off to a rousing start by attending the March 23 meeting of the Fairfield Glade Resident Homeowners Association at Legends and enjoy an almost lost art of Barbershop  Harmony led by Brian Bacon, director of Music Ministries at Christ Lutheran […]

19Mar2015 | Continued
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Lions Club hosts Travelogue trip to Mexico

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista For the traveler, Mexico has always been a land of adventure, of mystery, of the unexpected. The speaker this evening, Bill Behrenbruch, brings that and more to the screen in his new travel-adventure film, “Mexico: The Bad, The great and the Ugly”. The final Fairfield Glade Lions Club Travelogue […]

19Mar2015 | Continued

Hiking group announces 2015 schedule

By ANNE DODGE & MARY KOPMEIER For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Hiking Group has planned 12 hikes on Fridays starting March 20 until June 5. The week of the hike, there will be a sign up sheet posted on the bulletin board across from the Fairfield Glade post office for people to write their […]

11Mar2015 | Continued

Vista editor to perform at RHA on Feb. 23 at Druid

By KEITH D. PONTIUS For The Vista Keith Walther pays tribute to such iconic singers as Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Dean Martin, Elvis, Englebert Humperdinck and others on Feb. 23 at Druid Hills Legends. Walther, a resident of Fairfield Glade for 10 years and a native of Ohio, has appeared in shows at Tthe Palace, […]

12Feb2015 | Continued
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CCHS Lions Leo Club creates first project

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Leo clubs are open to young people with good character who have an interest in serving their community. Leo clubs are divided into two tracks: Alpha and Omega. Alpha clubs are designed for boys and girls between 12-18 years old. Omega clubs are for young adults between 18-30 years […]

12Feb2015 | Continued
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Lions Travelogue takes trip to China

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista As youngsters we heard, “if you drill straight down through the earth you will come out in China.” That comprised just about the sum total of our knowledge of China at that time. One tourist remarked recently that what China has achieved in 20 years took the U.S. 100 […]

8Jan2015 | Continued

Board of Directors approve an Ad Hoc Committee for property standards

For The Vista At the October Board Worksession, the Fairfield Glade Board of Directors approved the establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee to deal with property standards within Fairfield Glade. This committee will be charged with developing a program to establish standards to help homeowners adhere to FGCC covenants and restrictions. The committee will compile […]

10Dec2014 | Continued

Hiking Group ends Autumn season with hike & lunch

By MARION MINER & ROGER LISTENBERGER  For the Vista On Friday, Dec. 5, the Fairfield Glade Hiking Group will hike close to home on the Meadow Park Lake Trail. This easy two-mile loop is in the city of Crossville 30 minutes from Fairfield Glade. The trail starts at the parking lot of Meadow Park Trail […]

2Dec2014 | Continued