Organizations

Board selects Miller to replace departing Price

By Glade Community Club Board For The Vista The Board has decided to appoint Jeani Miller to fill the Board vacancy caused by the resignation of Harry Price. We decided to interview the third through fifth place finishers from the recent election, Tom Reigle, John Byers and Jeani Miller along with Ken Flierl who expressed […]

11Oct2017 | Continued

Riegle offers glimpse inside interview process

COMMENTARY By TOM RIEGLE For The Vista Hypocrisy, Arrogance, and Disdain for the non- Wyndham block voters,are the best things I can say about the FGCC Board interview process and subsequent Email Blast on the selection of the replacement for Mr. Price. First let me say that I have been friends with Jeani and Sid […]

11Oct2017 | Continued
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Hikers set off for Rugby Loop

By ANNE DODGE and MARY KOPMEIER On Friday, Oct. 6 the Fairfield Glade Hikers drive 55 miles to Rugby for their hike on The Rugby Loop. Also known as Meeting of the Waters Loop,  the trail runs beside the Clear Fork River and eventually meets White Oak Creek.  Along this trail hikers will enjoy big […]

4Oct2017 | Continued

Lions Golf tourney a success

Nearly 100 golfers participate at Heatherhurst Golf Course   By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista It was a very pleasant day from shot-gun start to enjoyable finish for 24 golf teams (96 women and men golfers). The event was the Fairfield Glade Lions 28th  Golf Tournament on September 9 at Heatherhurst’s Crag course. The Tournament […]

21Sep2017 | Continued
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Lions’ 2017-18 Travelogue Series starts on October 2

By KEN STEADMAN  AND MARTIN DARRAH For The Vista Martin Darrah is the award-winning executive director and cinematographer of the renowned Portland, Oregon based Production Company, International Film & Video. Darrah’s 34 years of production experience have taken him to more than 140 countries worldwide, yielding more than 70 documentary and travel-adventure programs to date. […]

14Sep2017 | Continued

Is Dillman trying to go independent?

By JOHN PATTERSON 9th District County Commissioner For The Vista Ever since the Fairfield Glade Community Club relinquished the titles to our fire engines, etc., to the Fairfield Glade Volunteer Fire Department it has been my belief that Chief Matthew E. Dillman, in his quest for power and authority, would eventually attempt to institute his […]

7Sep2017 | Continued

CMPC thankful for candidates’ support against Wind Farm

COMMENTARY BY JAY McCARTHY For The Vista Cumberland Mountain Preservation Coalition is pleased to announce that two of the candidates who are running for Glade Board positions have announced that they oppose the Crab Orchard wind project and that, if elected, they will do what ever they can to show that the Fairfield Glade community […]

2Aug2017 | Continued
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Glade Art Guild concludes another successful Golf Tourney Fundraiser

By DAWN ROBB For The Vista The Art Guild’s Golf Tournament was held on Friday July 21.  This was the 15th year for this fundraiser, and it continues to be a wonderful source of income for the Art Guild. In addition to funding some of our Outreach Programs, this fundraiser allows us to have matching […]

2Aug2017 | Continued

Why all the rules? Glade answers

By FAIRFIELD GLADE PROPERTY STANDARDS COMMITTEE For The Vista For the last several months we have looked at a variety of FG polices and regulations about property standards in our community.  This week we’d like to share with you some of the feedback we’ve heard regarding those articles – some negative and some positive. In […]

13Jul2017 | Continued

Tickets going fast for Lions’ Reverse Raffle event

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista Less than a month to go before the August 3rd Reverse Raffle drawing will take place for the Fairfield Glade Lions Club fundraiser. Tickets are $50 apiece and are available from any Lions Club member or from Regions Bank. If you need additional assistance getting a ticket please call […]

6Jul2017 | Continued
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Glade Rotarians celebrate 100 years of Foundation

BY JEFF TOWNSEND For The Vista Fairfield Glade was well represented at the Rotary International Convention held in Atlanta celebrating 100 years of the Rotary Foundation. They joined almost 40,000 other Rotarians and guests from around the world for 4 days of events in Atlanta. One of the highlights was a speech by Bill Gates […]

6Jul2017 | Continued

FGCC explains loan refinancing are announced

By FGCC FINANCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE For The Vista At this time, we have a loan at Regions Bank that originally financed the purchase of Stonehenge Golf Club. This loan has a balloon maturity in January 2018 at which time the remaining balance of about $1,400,000 is due. The current interest rate on this loan is […]

28Jun2017 | Continued

Board candidates are announced

For The Vista Official candidates for the 2017 election for the two available Fairfield Glade Property Owner Director At-Large seats are: Phil Birdsall John Byers Oliver Dossmann John Linhart Rusty McClanahan Jeani Miller Dennis Monson Thomas Reigle Ralph Seeh Steven Smith One candidate (not listed above) withdrew from the election after today’s board meeting announcement. […]

28Jun2017 | Continued

June 24 is date for AARF’s Pancake Breakfast and “Big Game Show”

For The Vista AARF (All About Rescue and Fixin’ Inc.) is excited to announce that good seats still remain on sale for their Third Annual fundraiser. They will also host a Free Gourmet Pancake Breakfast on June 24. The Pancake Breakfast will be held from 7:30 to 10 A.M. at the Multi-Purpose Bldg, 455 Lakeview […]

13Jun2017 | Continued
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Rally For Hope golfers net over $4K for cancer

For The Vista The eighth outing for the 2017 Fairfield Glade Women’s 18-Hole Golf League was held Tuesday, June 6, at Heatherhurst Golf Club. This special outing organized by cancer survivor, Mary Beth Stiglin and her committee, was open to all women interested in supporting the league and CMC in their quest to help make […]

13Jun2017 | Continued
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Gladers learn it “In the Classroom”

For The Vista The month of June is in full swing with some wonderful “In the Classroom” classes designed for all ages and interests. Booklets with all the details for each class are available now in the conference center. Check out the new monitor in the CCC that displays the lineup for “In the Classroom” […]

1Jun2017 | Continued

Art Guild Announces Winners of the Spring Bounty Art Show

By Patricia Freed For The Vista The Art Guild at Fairfield Glade is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Spring Bounty Art Show. This show is unique because the public has the opportunity to choose the winners. During April, gallery visitors viewed the show’s artwork and voted for their top five favorites. The […]

18May2017 | Continued
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Strides Walk nets 7K to fight Diabetes

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista The weatherman contributed a beautiful day on April 29th for the Second Annual Strides Walk to help fight Diabetes. It was a bit windy but that helped cover up the high eighty degree temperature. 122 faithful walkers and seven pet dogs participated in taking “One step at a time” […]

18May2017 | Continued
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FGRS to pay tribute to Founders

By DAVID PRIGG For The Vista Fairfield Glade (FGRS) “Awareness Month” got started in a big way on May 1st. The month began with an Open House at the FGRS Office. Not only was there a large crowd present, but the afternoon was highlighted by the unveiling of the FGRS Founders Wall honoring Ken Schuning […]

11May2017 | Continued

Twelve Student of the Month winners honored by Lions

By KEN STEADMAN For The Vista The 12  “Students of the Month” winners for 20-16-17 — along with their parents, Corporate Partners and School Counselors — attended a special dinner meeting in their honor recently at Druid Hills Country Club. Lions Program Chairman, Bob Cover, introduced Cumberland County Director of Schools, Mrs. Janet Graham, to […]

11May2017 | Continued