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Swap Shop/Community Billboard airs on WFIW-AM 1390

Monday-Friday at 9:20am and Saturday at 11:30 a.m.

To get your item on-the-air, phone 618-842-3715 between 11:30-11:40 a.m. OR fax it to 618-847-5907 OR mail it to PO Box 310, Fairfield, IL 62837

OR click the link below to e-mail us!!!


*Area code is (618) unless otherwise specified.

There will be a small fee charged to list FOR SALE items on Swap Shop. The charge will be $10 per listing. (up to 5 items per listing) We will list your item for ten consecutive days on our web site. The $10 fee must be paid in advance with cash or check. If a listing is e-mailed to us, we will post the item on our web site when payment is received. There will be NO REFUNDS when an item sells in less than ten days. The Community Billboard/Swap Shop is a public service of WFIW and is intended for use by individuals and non-profit organizations.

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       (There is no charge to list “FREE” items)

Free to a good home….

4 wonderful cats.  Does have food as well.  If you are interested in a cat, please call Theresa at 618-838-5807




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Help Wanted
Fairfield Community High School is taking applications for a full time Maintenance-Custodial position.  Anyone interested should get an application in the district office at 300 West King Street in Fairfield, Illinois between the hours of 8am and 4pm, or call 618-842-2649 ext. 412.  All applications should be turned into the district office by Thursday, October 30th.


Gavilon Grain in Browns, IL is hiring temporary Full Time Harvest Help.  Must pass Background Check and drug screen. 

Apply in Person.

Volunteers Needed!!!
DAV is in DESPERATE need & is begging for volunteers to drive area Veterans to their doctors appointments.  Please call 618-516-1064 if you’re able to help.   DAV drivers are all volunteers.  Payment is the gratitude from Veterans who would not have received medical treatments & medications if it weren’t for the kindness & generosity of the volunteer drivers for the DAV.
Gavilon Grain in Golden Gate is hiring temporary Full Time Harvest Help.  Must pass Background Check and drug screen.  Apply in Person.

Career Development Center is hiring for the Mt. Vernon location. CDC is looking for a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP).  Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) in the Human Services or Education field from a four-year college or university.  Must also have 1 year experience interacting with individuals who have developmental disabilities, understand governmental regulations, and have excellent language, writing, and communication skills.  Must be extremely organized with excellent time management skills and the ability to work independently. QIDP will attend staffings, write and monitor goals for consumers, and prepare progress reports.  Position is full-time.  Working hours are Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4 pm.  Email resume or job application to  Application available on CDC website,, or mail resume to Career Development Center, P.O. Box 357, Fairfield, IL  62837, ATTN: Carrie Halbert, Human Resources Manager.  Questions? Call 618-842-2691  


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($10 fee applies to all listings in this category)

None to report.

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Wanted old grills, mowers, hot water heaters and appliances.  No charge to haul away!!

Call Brian 618-897-2046 


Wanted custom tilling.

CALL 618-516-1273
It is now time for fall tilling for those of you who like to have your gardens “turned over” for the winter months. Now is the time to apply fertilizers and etc. and have them tilled in to be ready for next year’s crops. This will also rid your garden spot of this year’s crop residue, keep your soil loose and help eliminate grass and weeds next spring especially for those who had a “new” garden spot this year. 







I have openings for CPR/First Aid training. I am a Medic First Aid and CPR Instructor and am accredited by Texas A&M University. I can train babysitters to oil field companies and everyone in between.   Please call 618-516-2668 if you are needing to be CPR/First Aid certified.





Want to Purchase a Good Used Helium Tank for Our Gun Range.
Please call Lazy S Shooting Supply and Gun Range
618-678-2745 leave a message please if no answer.


To sit with an elderly man or woman and do light housekeeping, prepare meals, and shop for when needed. Call Elizabeth Ellingson at 618-599-2122 if you are interested.  Please leave a message and I will return your call within 24 hours.
Veteran looking for Full or Part time job
please contact ….James Duckworth


WANTED: to haul away old mowers, go carts, bikes, etc.  call 516-2878 ask for Don.

Looking for folks who need porches, decks , wheel and/or power chair ramps, Storage Sheds built, or any jobs around the house that you aren’t able or have the time to do.   I’m also looking for those needing Washer &/or Dryer Repair, vacuum cleaners, small electrical, lawnmower repair Etc.  641-3728
Looking for a house to rent or buy in the outer limits of Fairfield for $300 a month.  Call 599-0570.

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For Sale

Unregistered Great Pyrenees Puppies. $150 each. Will be 8 weeks old the week of October 27th. These puppies are very well socialized and have been raised with poultry and livestock. The mom and dad are both pets/family members/working dogs. The pups will have seen the Vet, been wormed and be current on shots. Call 618-445-1896 or visit Grimm Acres, Diversified on Facebook.


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Chihauhau/Rat Terrier Puppies…2 Males, 1 Female, home raised, will be small in size when full grown. $100.00 McLeansboro, IL (618)231-5256