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Fitness Spotlight: Brian Francis of Havasu Crossfit
CrossFit has become an increasingly popular means of achieving physical and mental fitness in recent years. CrossFit is described as a core strength and conditioning program that consists of functional movements which are constantly varied at high intensity. The program aims to increase physical ... Read More
Serve: Thunderbolt School Painting Project
Volunteers gathered early Monday morning to begin work on Calvary Baptist’s two-week long service project of painting and refreshing Thunderbolt Middle School’s classrooms during summer break. The project will be ongoing from July 10 to 21, during the hours of 8 a.m.-3 p.m. This is an opportunit... Read More
Calvaray Baptist Church Hosts Freedom Celebration
 About 900 of Lake Havasu City’s citizens came to Calvary Baptist Church Tuesday morning to celebrate Independence Day. Families and friends congregated to honor all those who have fought for Americans’ freedom. [caption id="attachment_18912" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] The Marine Corp... Read More
Crosscutt Rocks Havasu
Crosscutt is a local Lake Havasu City band of four passionate musicians known for its signature sound in the area. The group has been together for more than four years and describe their music as Red, Rock and Blues with influences such as Stevie Ray Vaughan and Johnny Cash. Crosscutt band member... Read More
Cancer Survivors Day-A Celebration of Life
The Cancer Association of Havasu hosted its annual Cancer Survivors Day Saturday morning where survivors and their loved ones came together to celebrate each other’s journeys and successes. About 200 gathered in Shugrue’s Bridgeview room for brunch. [caption id="attachment_18384" align="align... Read More
A little bit of wind wasn’t enough to stop Leadership Lake Havasu hosting an event at the SARA Park Rodeo Grounds Saturday evening. The sold-out event brought families out to enjoy a beautiful sunset, food and drink vendors, and a movie double feature: Disney Pixar’s “Cars” and Warner Brothe... Read More
Exploring Havasu: Kayaking
  Paddle sports have been rapidly growing in popularity in Lake Havasu City, and more and more kayaks have been popping up all over the lake. It’s a great form of exercise, it’s stress-relieving, and it’s a fun and unique way to enjoy Lake Havasu’s beautiful views and wildlife. There are... Read More
American flags lined the street in front VFW Post 9401 Saturday afternoon, where patriotic supporters awaited the homecoming of Sgt. Lawrence Allen Ball Jr., after his two-year deployment in Afghanistan. A parade of motorcycles announced the return of Sgt.Ball. [caption id="attachment_17568" alig... Read More
Easter Events Abound In Lake Havasu City
Easter Weekend is right around the corner and there are tons of events happening around town. The recent Community Easter Egg Hunt at SARA Park set the stage for upcoming Easter festivities taking place all throughout Lake Havasu City. Easter Egg Hunt Guiding Light Christian Educational Center ... Read More
Special Olympians Compete At Thunderbolt
The Special Olympics Track and Field Meet took place Saturday at Thunderbolt Middle School. Supporters gathered to cheer on Lake Havasu City and Kingman Special Olympics athletes while they competed for the top tier spot. [caption id="attachment_17411" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] Lake Havas... Read More